Brochet (Rhymes With 'Crochet') Is a Guy Thing at the College of Wooster

Brochet (Rhymes With 'Crochet') Is a Guy Thing at the College of Wooster 1

Matt Dilyard

The men of the Wooster Brochet Society hook and stitch hats for three charities, often with a football or basketball game on in the background.

In the old days, we got our hats and mittens from our grandmothers. They gathered on weekends, probably drank tea, and gossiped about us while they hooked and stitched yarn for hours.

Seven male friends at the College of Wooster have updated the knitting circle of days gone by and are helping three local charities in the process.

The guys formed the Wooster Brochet Society, whose community-service aspect helped them score housing together through the college. Every month, each