Love in Every Stitch
Stories of Knitting and Healing
Lee Gant, Dawn Harvey
In this inspiring book, master knitter, teacher, andwidely published knitwear designer Lee Gant shares real-life stories about thepower of knitting.
As an employee of three different yarn stores, ateacher of countless knitting classes, and a volunteer with at-risk youth, Leehas had the opportunity to gather diverse stories. The stories she shares aboutherself and fellow knitters from around the world illustrate how each stitchand purl can comfort and calm, heal and renew. A suicidal teenager crochetsthrough pregnancy. A dying woman finds comfort in the company of knitters. Awoman finds the courage to face her estranged parents. A woman going blindrealizes she can still knit—and experience life. And Lee’s life, riddled withmore than just anxiety, has at last become stable and productive. This bookincludes stories of women, men, and teens who have experienced profound changeand enlightenment through knitting and crochet.