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Help Please, please, please by sophie
Hello, This is my first post and I am very, very new to this so please forgive me if I am doing it all wrong. I do wonder if you could please help me. My Aunt recently passed away (aged 81) and some time ago and many years ago knitted a bolero/shrug type cardigan for me, I am talking about 12...
February 10th 08 08:26 AM
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Junghans Wollversand_Fee by DA[_2_]
This yarn is not imported into the US, and a web search results do not give any information in English about the yarn. I am looking for the suggested gauge/tension in stocking stitch and needle size given on the ball band/wrapper. Any help would be greatly appreciated. DA
February 9th 08 02:08 AM
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PFFT! to legwarmers by Melinda Meahan - take out TRASH to reply
Nothing like a success to wipe away the bitter memory of failure... I made Mimi (my Shih Tzu) a heavyweight doggie sweater using this pattern: http://www.talkingtails.com/sweater.html only I made it of a double-strand of worsted weight yarn, one purple (her color) and one pink (because it was...
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February 8th 08 04:54 PM
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Honest question here by myswendy
Hi everyone, I have been wondering about this for quite a while--I know many, many folks love to make dishcloths, washcloths, etc, and many say it's habit-forming. My question is really two-fold: Why would anyone want to make something that will purposely be made dirty? And secondly, do they work?...
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February 8th 08 04:51 PM
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another pretty V. grumpy knitter by Millie James
rcty, .... this is so pretty ... knitted ... and fall colors, too ... http://www.grumpyknitter.com/egypt/cleopatra.jpg .... too bad someone names their knitting website grumpy knitter ... those two words do not go together! _ _ _ _ _ Millie
February 8th 08 09:44 AM
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Seattle Mariners Stitch N Pitch game schedule by Padishar Creel
----- Knitu ----- The Stitch and Pitch game for 2008 will be August 7th. At this time tickets have not gone on sale but they should be available right around when the season starts. The price per ticket will be $13. We are excited you had such a great time last year and look forward to having...
February 8th 08 05:58 AM
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Wool "mini-skeins" by myswendy
Hi everyone! Last year at a state "sheep to sweater" type of event up north in farm country, I couldn't resist a bag or two of bargains. They contained about a half dozen mini-skeins of thick wools, all different. I have wound several of them into balls, each no bigger than an orange in size. Does...
February 6th 08 11:37 PM
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Ball winder troubleshooting by myswendy
Hi guys, I'm having trouble with a borrowed ball winder. It makes a racheting noise from inside. I know that can't be good, but I can't see inside there to figure out if there is anything I can do about it. I sprayed some silicone spray in there, hoping it would do some good. Also, occasionally I...
February 6th 08 11:31 PM
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Shrug with sleeves by [email protected]
I remember we discussed shrugs with sleeves, and i remembered i saw a pattern for such a sweater But not where . Well yesterday sat down looked through my Interweave knits and found it. Interweave knits Spring 2006 , page 112,,,,,,, under the title Streakers Shrug mirjam
February 6th 08 08:38 AM
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So guess what I am working on now? by Samantha Hill - take out TRASH to reply
I have one legwarmer finished and decided I wanted to wait before finishing the other one, so I used the Sweater Generator at knittingfool.com and created a drop-sleeve sweater pattern for two strands of worsted-weight yarn (one black, one tan) on size 10.5 (plus or minus a half -- I can't...
February 6th 08 01:10 AM
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a foolproof way to create the V of a V-neck pullover? by myswendy
Hi guys, UGH. I need to knit a couple of doll-sized V-neck sweaters. My only experience there was with a human-sized one that flummoxed me so badly at that point I quit making it. Sigh. I really need to do better this time. Any ideas on how I can convert a regular pullover to a V-neck pattern...
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February 4th 08 03:34 PM
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Just back from Holmfirth by Mary Fisher
.... where we found Upcountry - the Rowan shop - and I spent almost 80 on yarn for a very special jumper to wear on our Arctic Cruise. It will be the most challenging thing I've ever knitted, I hope it's as good as the illustration in the pattern book. Mary
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February 4th 08 10:40 AM
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Secrets To Beautiful Hair by [email protected]
Always wash your hair with lower temperature water. A lot of people damage their hair with very hot water. Wash your hair every other day or even every third day. Use the shampoo designed for your type of hair. Do not put the shampoo in the middle of your hand and push it into the middle of your...
January 31st 08 11:17 PM
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Crochet Pattern Help, Please by [email protected]
Hello - I wonder if someone would be so kind as to help me with a step in my crochet pattern with which I am struggling. It is basically an afghan made up of many flowers chained together. I made the first flower, chained 7, then started the second flower by forming a ring with the last three of...
January 30th 08 07:45 AM
by vanmier[_2_] Go to last post
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Shoes You Need For Summer Holiday by [email protected]
Summer is always a good season for people doing various activities. They might go to the beach, working out in the park, playing tennis with friends, and other more activities which are fun and make them good. For all good activities you going to do during that time, you need footwear to help you...
January 29th 08 10:11 PM
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China cashmere sweater, merino sweater, etc. manufacturer andexporter by Sweater manufacturer
Beijing Richman International Trade Co.,Ltd is manufacturer and exporter of 100% cashmere sweater, cardigan, pullover, vest.cashmere blended with another fibre ,just like wool, silk , cotton,etc, 100% mercerized merino wool and 100% silk sweater, merino wool blended with cotton, silk,etc. sweater...
January 29th 08 09:21 AM
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Felting(fulling) in a front-loading washer? by Gerald & Donna McIntosh
Can it be done? I just got new front-loading washer and dryer (DH was feeling generous after Christmas bonus or just tired of me saying that the old washer got stuck on spin again for the 1000th time!) And I love this machine - it's got so many settings, I actually read the instruction...
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January 28th 08 06:47 PM
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we could provide cashmere and wool sweater to you by cashmere products
Website: http://www.cashmere-wool.com We are a speciallized manufacturer and exporter of Cashmere materials,cashmere tops,cashmere yarn, cashmere sweater, cardigan, cashmere pullover, wool sweater, merino wool sweater, cashmere socks, cashmere glove, cashmere hat,...
January 28th 08 07:27 AM
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provide best quality cashmere yarn,wool yarn,cashmere sweater by cashmere products
Website: http://www.cashmere-wool.com We are a speciallized manufacturer and exporter of Cashmere materials,cashmere tops,cashmere yarn, cashmere sweater, cardigan, cashmere pullover, wool sweater, merino wool sweater, cashmere socks, cashmere glove, cashmere hat,...
January 28th 08 07:07 AM
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playing with patterns and wools by [email protected]
While weaving i stoped for coffee break and decided to try some nice leftovers i have to study a new cable idea ,,, as usual i don`t rip it , i put it in a plastic Jar, and later will use the parts ,,, mirjam
January 28th 08 04:56 AM
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