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These beautiful Knitting Sticks are hand turned and carved here in Cornwall by a local craftsman. Knitting Sticks were traditionally used here in Cornwall and other parts of the knitting world to anchor the working needle and thus improve knitting speeds which would have been essential when contract knitting made up part of your household income back in the 1800's.
The wonderful Gansey expert, Liz Lovick has provided an online tutorial which you can view here. You can find these and other fantastic yarny video tutorials on her You Tube Channel; Northern Lace