View Poll Results: How old are you?
10-14 yrs 7 2.41%
15-20 yrs 14 4.83%
20-29 yrs 89 30.69%
30-39 yrs 73 25.17%
40-49 yrs 57 19.66%
50-59 yrs 35 12.07%
60-69 yrs 14 4.83%
over 70 yrs 1 0.34%
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Old 07-02-2007, 12:59 PM   #1
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How old are you?
I've mentioned to my daughter a few times that there are so many young knitters now even though it's still often perceived as an "old lady" hobby. I feel like there are more young knitters that older knitters here in the forum so I thought I'd do a fun poll because I'm sure I'm not the only curious member. You may elaborate if your so inclined or just vote in the poll if you're shy. ;-)

I'll start... I'm 54 now and started knitting when I was 52.
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Old 07-02-2007, 01:00 PM   #2
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Old 07-02-2007, 01:04 PM   #3
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Old 07-02-2007, 01:05 PM   #4
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Old 07-02-2007, 01:05 PM   #5
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Old 07-02-2007, 01:11 PM   #6
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I'm 56 but I started knitting at 14. I didn't knit for many years though, and took it up again about 2 years ago.
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Old 07-02-2007, 01:17 PM   #7
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i'm 35, although i usually only claim 29. *tee hee* i started knitting as a youngster in girl scouts, laid it down for many years, then picked it up again and haven't looked back.

as far as younger knitters, i just taught my 2 nieces to knit the other day. one is 9 and the other is 14. the 9 year old is voracious!
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Old 07-02-2007, 01:18 PM   #8
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Old 07-02-2007, 01:20 PM   #9
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Old 07-02-2007, 01:22 PM   #10
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