Professionally, I attend many networking events, and a popular ice breaker is “Tell us something about yourself that we wouldn’t know from reading your LinkedIn profile.”
My response? “I knit with wire.”
This surprises people. They look at me quizzically. So I elaborate, “Yes, I knit with wire. And beads. And I make bracelets.” If I’m wearing one, I’ll hold up my arm to show them.
Over the past few months, I’ve been busy making these bracelets for my 2016 annual fundraiser. Here are some pics:
Interested in seeing how I knit with wire? Instructions and the pattern for this bracelet are here.