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Knitting grannies go high fashion

by Lindsay Patersen WHAT’S HAPPENING Ex-model Lily Cole has harnessed the power of knitting grannies to produce high-fashion knitwear — from the fleece of rare sheep saved from the slaughterhouse (ThisIsLondon.co.uk, 12 October 2010). Her company, the North Circular, taps the talent of real grans to produce rather pricey sweaters (£350), hats (£60) and scarves […]


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