We had a lot of fun putting together this list! Some of these are clearly tongue in cheek...
Sarah Jessica Parker of "Sex and the City" fame has been repeatedly spotted knitting on and off set... In a Goodhousekeeping article Sarah was asked how she relaxes. Her reply was:"I read, watch TV, or knit. But I try to knit and watch TV at the same time, which means I end up with many dropped stitches". Read more here.
...as well as her costar Kristin Davis. In Lifetime magazine Kristin talked about her passion of knitting for others and with her knitting club. A recent Huffington Post article here cites Kirsten as having taught Blake Lively how to knit - way to spread the love Kristen!
Ashton Kutcher? Yep, Ashton reportedly knits. It even got him a spot in this Lenovo commercial below!
Christopher Walken tops Ashton in this "cool" commercial...who needs to look at their needles? Not Mr. Walken!
Kate Middleton reportedly wanted to knit her own baby blanket for her royal baby. Read article here.
Kurt Cobain may have felt "stupid entertaining", but he looked mighty awesome with yarn in his hands. Although he's crocheting we felt compelled to add him in...it's Kurt!
Marilyn Monroe knitting on the set of 1960's “Let’s Make Love”...because she could.
Angela Lansbury knit socks in bed well before her famous role on "Murder, She Wrote".
Christina Hendricks knit on set in between shoots for "Mad Men".
George Lucas - you didn't think George thought up all those magical stories in a galaxy far, far away without stimulation, did you? Knitting was the stimulus!
Darth Vader. Like father like son.
Uma Thurman is reportedly obsessed with knitting...what, is that a bad thing?
David Arquette learned to knit from his grandmother. How sweet! David loves knitting so much that he appeared on the cover of Celebrity Scarves 2 to support breast cancer research.
Vanna White is an avid knitter and crocheter. She even has her own yarn line!
Katherine Heigl recently stated she thought about opening up a knitting shop. Read article here.
Keifer Sutherland. Uh, ok.
Russel Crowe. Is this real?
Amanda Seyfried considers knitting her therapy like a lot of us knitters do.
Ashley Olson...because being a mega-fashion icon just isn't enough.
Julia Roberts states that knitting is her favorite hobby. Read article here. Yarn clearly makes Tom Hanks happy!