This Sparring Minds post is the best I’ve read on stories, why they matter and how to make them work.
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If you’ve been anywhere near Waitrose recently you’ll have seen their lovely red knitted background on all their promotional displays. Even better was the actual wall-covering in Taylor Swift’s video for We Are Never Getting Back Together – vast pale blue cables. I think knitting is glorious – a rich texture but tightly constrained. The reindeer are from a sweater my dad got on a cruise in Norway nearly 60 years ago.