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Loved the pic - and then recognized that it's a Waldorf school. Pic leads to a good site about Waldorf education.

Waldorf schools teach knitting, as it helps develop fine motor coordination and basic counting and pattern work and allows them to create something useful that they can take pride in.

BRIGITTE BARDOT Knitting 1961 Learning something new

BRIGITTE BARDOT Knitting My favorite Bond Girl.a knitter too! Obviously sexy and knitter are one and the same.

The Queen Mother (then Queen Elizabeth) beams at the camera as her daughter Elizabeth keeps up her efforts with the knitting needles

The Royal Road: Archive footage of Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret on car trip around the grounds of Windsor Castle in 1941 released for Diamond Jubilee

Capturing a smiling Princess Elizabeth as she waves at the camera during a family car trip, the stills were taken from a film entitled 'Royal Road', released to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

Sophia- Love Sophia...I am going to be just like her when I am Silver ;)

Sophia (Estelle Getty) is knitting a bottle cover for the sherry she drinks in the park. It is more discreet than a paper bag.

Katherine Heigl with some bulky yarn!

Katherine Heigl stocks up on yarn at a knitting shop.see even celebrities knit and crochet :)

Richard Rutt, Bishop of Leicester, was taught to knit by his nanny "to keep him quiet"!!

Richard Rutt, Bishop of Leicester, was taught to knit by his nanny "to keep him quiet"!

Erika Knight

Model Kate Somers before Christophe Josse Haute Couture Autumn Winter