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It is a GREAT day today! by Samatha Hill -- take out TRASH to reply[_2_]
Tony the Tiger gr-r-r-r-r-r-reat, even. *beaming* It's always a great day, don't you think, when you find out that the optometrist who told you two years ago that you had two separate ophthalmologic conditions, either of which would cause you to go blind, was dead wrong? WHOOHOO!!!!!!!! (I...
March 1st 09 03:21 AM
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Hello everyone :) by Anna
I just joined this group, sinse I am a big fan of textiles :)
February 24th 09 12:37 AM
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Sock Yarn Sale by Spike Driver
http://www.joann.com/joann/catalog.jsp?CATID=cat2948&PRODID=xprd687579 The yarn above is the last sock yarn I used. I worked up great! It wears well and is washable. Let me know if you like it. At $4.00 a skein we can afford to make socks again. Dennis
February 23rd 09 05:11 AM
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Looking for help with crochet pattern by Linda Lee
This was posted in my 'webtv only' craft group and no one has been able to help. The person is crocheting a house slipper using the dmensions of her closed fist to make the pattern. Does anyone know how it is done? Any help is greatly appreciated and I will be sure to tell her where it came from....
February 22nd 09 06:28 PM
by Linda Lee Go to last post
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UK National Health Service seeks woolly breast knitters (not OT!) by Bruce Fletcher (remove dentures to reply)
The breasts are a cheaper alternative to latex models and are used for teaching expectant mothers http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/west_yorkshire/7844193.stm?lss -- Bruce Fletcher Stronsay, Orkney UK http://claremont.island-blogging.co.uk
February 19th 09 06:06 AM
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crochet question by bjbear
hello all! i'm wanting to crochet a purse, but only in one piece. i'm making a flat panel, 6 or so inches, and then increasing on both sides to make the sides, then decreasing again to make the other side-6 inches as well. my problem is this-one of the increased sides is going to have an extra...
February 19th 09 05:23 AM
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craft show -exiting:) by Anna
I djust got this message in the mail...sometimes I get a lot of ideas browsing and see what others are doing, gives me a lot of insperation :) If I lived in the UK ,I would deffenatly tend to this fair :) http://live.craftscouncil.pluto.de-serve.com/origin/
February 19th 09 05:17 AM
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Kitty cat hats by Linda D.
Hi everyone, I just wondered if anyone knows of a site that has a free Kitty Cat Hat pattern for a child? It was a style of hat very popular for little girls back in the 50's and 60's, and seems to have resurfaced again. I've done a search and only come up with with variations on the hat like...
February 15th 09 07:22 AM
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Textile event at Kew Gardens (UK), 7 March 2009 by Mark[_2_]
The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, is hosting an open day on Saturday 7 March 2009, to showcase current research and practice in ethnobotany. There will be about 20 displays such as topics including wild foods and medicines and basket-making, but of greatest relevance to readers of this list, we are...
February 14th 09 07:30 PM
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cat toys, etc. by Mary
Has anybody priced cat toys and accessories recently? I'm giving a home to a lovely cat very soon, and went shopping for some basics, and was stunned at how expensive the wee little yarn toys are these days! So I came home, got out a sack of miscellaneous balls of leftover yarns, and made several....
February 13th 09 08:16 PM
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elections are good for knitting by [email protected]
watching the various Elections results , `helped ` me in finnishing 2 projects that were `almost finnished and get some progress in another Work on my needles ,,,, We also had Marvelous RAINS ,,, thus it was a good day . Democracy in the making Knitting + rain ,, mirjam
February 12th 09 06:24 AM
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Found by [email protected]
Found another `Left Overs` sweater that i started and never finnished , the Wool was a strange one that had variated Thickness , and i really collected all the left over balls for very cheap ,,,, than knitted the body on the side to side and so got vertical lines ,,, thing is at the time i...
February 7th 09 05:13 AM
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Knitting 2 no seam sleevees in one go Possible by [email protected]
After reading so much about the possibility of knitting 2 socks on one or 2 circulars i decided now to knit 2 sleeves on 2 circulars ,, . I do it and yes it is very possible ,,,, each circular has 1/2 of each slleve on it , you realy knit 1/2 slleve A , 1/2 slleeve B , change to other circular knit...
February 7th 09 05:09 AM
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testiing by Spike Driver
February 6th 09 05:39 PM
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OOOPS! by Butterflywings
Forgive me. I haven't been a part of your group long enuf to know if I was out of line. I was just happy to see my Birthday today. Butterfly
February 4th 09 03:57 PM
by Butterflywings Go to last post
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Repairing a mistake in a cable way Up !!!! by [email protected]
I am knitting cables , and i always knit them opposite i.e. if the cable on the right side turns right the cable onnthe left side will turn left ,,,,, thus Imagine my face when i saw that some where , Up and Far away from the place i knit , one turn was turned the wrong way ,,,,, i decided to try...
February 3rd 09 04:48 PM
by Cece Go to last post
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Sweater too big to carry in bus by [email protected]
As the sweater is 2 big to carry in bus, not to mention the Funny looks i get when people see me knitting thesleeves on the body of the sweater , i do knit another Trapez formed hat , it is tiny and easy to push in an out my bag when leaving the bus , at my station. i also have some other tiny...
February 3rd 09 05:20 AM
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YA'all, you'all are INVITED by Butterflywings
to a German Chocolate Cake and Ice Cream shindig at my cyber home. Grab your best bonnet and tucker and come-on it's PARTY PARTY PARTY time Who says you can only celebrate the Big Ones. I'm just happy to be able to celebrate! Butterfly ( 'TIS sooooooo good to have a bit of Ice Cream--plain...
February 2nd 09 02:33 AM
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decreasing basket weave by [email protected]
Im crocheting a basket weave blanket and I don't remember how to decrease the stitch can any one help me. I'd appreaciate it. Thank You
January 30th 09 08:32 PM
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Forming Pleats by louisecroukamp
Hey guys, I really hope that someone can help me with this forming pleats issue that i'm having. I'm knitting a bolero and the sleaves are bell, but are then decorated with a beautiful braided cable pattern. Therefore it is required that i decrease at the same time while pleating. The pattern reads...
January 30th 09 05:16 AM
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