"The motion of knitting isn’t all that different from the motion of plugging away at your smartphone all day. Except knitting promotes focus, and the phone promotes distraction."
(Barbara Schnoor in Humans of New York)
Portrait of Mrs. Elizabeth Curtiss Woodward Young sitting in a wheelchair knitting in a darkened room in Chicago, Illinois. 1917.
Group portrait of members of the Women’s War Relief Association, Mrs. Edward J. Buchan, Mrs. Norval H. Pierce (nee Drucilla Wahl), Mrs. Edward R. Fifield and Mrs. William M. Hight, posing together with their handiwork (knitting or sewing) in a room in Chicago, Illinois.