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Chatty Knitter

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Posted - 05/02/2005 :  12:20:29 PM  Show Profile Send Savitar a Private Message,1413,36~45~2845070,00.html

I hope I'm posting this correctly. The Interlacements team donates yarn & teaches knitting to women inmates as an skill to give them "meaningful work" when they leave prison. If there's work out there knitting, then show me the money!


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Posted - 05/02/2005 :  12:32:52 PM  Show Profile Send SweetJane a Private Message
That's a good article! The woman who said she is knitting to give her daughter a reason to admire her made me cry! :) I'm now an even bigger fan of Interlacements!

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Posted - 05/02/2005 :  12:36:02 PM  Show Profile  Visit KellyKnits's Homepage Send KellyKnits a Private Message
Good article, hopefully these women can keep with knitting instead of what got them there in the first place.
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Posted - 05/02/2005 :  7:12:48 PM  Show Profile Send ozknitter a Private Message
Hi Deon,

What a brilliant article. Although its a shame that when they get out of prison they are not helped to get a job where they can use their new found skills.

Knit in peace and harmony.

Rose in Melbourne, Australia
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