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How to Knit Like An Icelandic Man

March 31, 2014

Found this video while search­ing for videos of Ice­land on Vimeo. Being a long-time cro­cheter and a new knit­ter as well as a fan of Ice­land, this video made me grin from ear to ear. He’s not real­ly knit­ting, though. He’s doing Tunisian cro­chet. And yes, I do that, too!

Adden­dum: Been see­ing a lot of hits to this post. Where did you come from, love­ly folks? :-) Please do tell! Curi­ous mind wants to know!

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Crafts | Knitting

Look Who’s Knitting Now!

March 21, 2014

Accord­ing to Google Ana­lyt­ics, the major­i­ty of my blog read­ers are males between the age of 18 and 34 whose main inter­est is sports. With that knowl­edge in mind, let me tell you about my brand new skill: knit­ting! Because here at Fish & Cus­tard, we hap­pi­ly cater to the wrong demo­graph­ic.

I can’t remem­ber when I had my first attempt to learn how to knit. Must’ve been two or three years ago, and I kept com­ing back to it once or twice every year since, but I just couldn’t wrap my head around it. Any­way, the stars and plan­ets must’ve aligned per­fect­ly to my advan­tage last week when I decid­ed to give knit­ting anoth­er try, because I final­ly got it!

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