Fanning, ever the old soul, returned the gestures by knitting the veteran actors scarves.
The idea of control and manipulation is the movie's real theme, knitting together its disparate parts.
Sure, they have the knitting around the ankles and the waistbands.
Old English cnyttan "to tie with a knot, bind, fasten," related to Old Norse knytja "bind together," Middle Low German knütten "to tie, knot," Old English cnotta "a knot," from Proto-Germanic *knuttjan, from stem *knutt-. Of brows, late 14c. Meaning "to do knitting" (especially plain stitch) is from 1520s. Related: Knitted; knitting.
knitting knit·ting (nĭt'ĭng)
The physiological process by which the fragments of a broken bone are united or the edges of a wound are closed.