I actually sort of needed this
This is easy to forget. Everyone starts somewhere unless they’re a prodigy that started at 3, and even they started somewhere (they were just too young to remember it).
i could totally make a sweater like the one he’s wearing, but only because 15 years ago i started out knitting wonky crooked lumpy scarves that confused me by curling into tubes because i didn’t know stockinette stitch curls and i thought i did something wrong and angrycried over it.
sucking at something is the first step to being good at it.