Almost everyone (I talk to about knitting and Crocheting) drops their needles and hooks, giving up the craft when the temperature goes up. Well the good news is the temperature is dropping, so it’s almost time to get out the Yarn! For me, my friends and family there is nothing like knitting and crocheting when the temperatures drop.
I like to do some prep work before I I will be polishing my knitting needles and crochet hooks, I use bees wax on my metal needles and hooks to make my projects slide easier. With bees wax, slide your needles (and/or hooks) over the wax lightly and use a soft cloth to buff them (it will also help spread the wax over the rest of the hook).
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