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Knitting Healing Shawls

Our church-St. John's Episcopal, Canandaigua NY- has started a knitting ministry.

We knit hats, mittens and scarves which are distributed at Christmas time to the folks who come to the soup kitchen each day.

In addition we knit healing shawls which our lay ministers take to those who might find comfort and care through them.

One requirement for all of these items is that they be easy to care for so Lion Brand yarn is great.

I know many knitters use the Homespun for the shawls because it is so soft and comes in a pleasing range of colors.


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