Beautiful Knitted Beet … The Only Beet I Could Ever Love

Beautiful Knitted Beet … The Only Beet I Could Ever Love

I went to a naturopath years ago and she put me on a candida cleanse for three weeks. After the three weeks, I went for electro-dermal testing for food sensitivities and before I had the test, the doctor asked if I had any known allergies. I said not really, except I HATE BEETS. She laughed and said no one has beet issues, it’s just a preference.

Well… guess what? My number one food intolerance? Beets. Yucky, icky, disgusting beets. They smell like earthworms and they literally make me gag. But …

Beautiful Knitted Beet ... The Only Beet I Could Ever Love

… but this beet from Norah Gaughan makes me very happy.


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Danielle Holke is a long-time knitter, first taught by her beloved grandmother as a young girl growing up in Canada. In 2008 she launched KnitHacker, a lively blog and knitting community which has since grown to be a popular presence in contemporary knitting culture, reaching more than a million readers each year. As a marketing professional, Danielle advises and works with a motley squad of artists, yarn bombers, film makers, pattern designers, yarn companies and more. Learn more about her latest book, Knits & Pieces: A Knitting Miscellany.

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