A curious phenomenon has become fashionable for some time now, and we are curious to be a method that could have been forgotten with the appearance of new technologies, but this is not the case.
We are talking about knitting by hand. Surely we all remember the time when our grandmothers were supplied with a few needles of crochet or knit and a few threads, to get to work on some time or another. Like all fashions, this one also returns.
Today we are going to emphasize the benefits of this work reconverted in hobby, which are not few:
It is a task that requires a compass and coordination at the mental level, so we will have the mind occupied in learning the movements.
In many parts of the world it has become a hobby that gives rise to social groups, that is, there are people who come together to practice this work in a group.
It is considered an authentic therapy for people with problems of attention, stress or anxiety, this is because it forces to maintain the attention in the threads and the needles at the same time that it develops the creativity of whoever practices it.
Weaving helps the motor activity of our hands. Exercise forces your hands to move, which prevents sticking of your fingers and hands, and even relieves the pains of annoying osteoarthritis among other problems.
Like any other activity that has the purpose of creating something, knitting with a target is something extremely rewarding. Knit to get a scarf, a hat, some gloves that one has designed and imagined, and that leave a skein of thread that passes through needles that one is moving. Believe us, we know what we are talking about …