Knitting is a fantastic pastime for the young and old alike. Ignore all the nay-sayers and those who liken you to an old granny. Knitting is something you could be getting into right now, especially with the Easter holidays just around the corner!
So, why should you even get invested in knitting in the first place? Well, we have just a few quick reasons why this creative form of expression is something you should consider!
And don't fret about where to grab all your supplies; whether you're new to the craft or not, Poundstretcher have you covered for all your knitting needs.
We have yarn galore across our stores in all manner of colours, and we aren't pulling the wool over your eyes either with our prices. Our yarn start at only £1.99 each!
#1 Gifts from the Heart
It's always lovely to get a handmade gift, right? Well, how do you think all your friends and family will feel when you knit them scarfs, hats, and other little bits and pieces? Those kinds of gifts are one-of-a-kind and handcrafted by you, making them extra special!
#2 Cost-effective Gifting
As well as giving a gift that's from the heart, it's also a fantastic way to be cost-effective (especially around Christmas). Knitting your own presents is an inexpensive way of letting people know you're thinking of them.
#3 Keeps Your Mind Sharp
It's not all about other people; knitting can do wonders for your mind and mental health! It's a great creative hobby that keeps your brain active with a nice logical and creative mixed workout.
#4 A Business in the Making
Of course, it's not all about money, however, your knitting hobby can lead itself to you opening your own little business online! And with how much of a bargain you can buy our yarn for, you won't be breaking the bank for supplies.
#5 Relieves Your Stress
Knitting is also a great stress reliever; it keeps your hands busy, and not to mention that focusing on something so intricate can really take you away to a calmer place.
Think there are any other reasons we missed out? Why don't you let us know and share some of your creations in the comment section on Facebook? We'd also LOVE to see you tag us in some pictures on Twitter and Instagram too!