Local knitters’ solution for restless hands

Ever heard of twiddle muffs? Learn more about these simple knitting projects that are beneficial to both the maker and their users.

Believe it or not, the brain wants you knitting. The textile and therapeutic craft has long proven its calming, comforting and contemplative qualities for artists and clinical neuropsychologists alike.

A group of local knitters in Australia is further advocating for the benefits of knitting through hosting community workshops for people with dementia as well as schoolchildren with disabilities.

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