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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 06:17 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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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 08:22 AM
by Shirley Shone Go to last post
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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 08:30 PM
by Mark[_2_] Go to last post
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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 09:16 PM
by Carey N. Go to last post
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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 07:24 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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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 06:13 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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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 06:09 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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testiing by Spike Driver
testing
February 6th 09 06:39 PM
by Spike Driver Go to last post
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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 04:57 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 05:48 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 06:20 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 03:33 AM
by Butterflywings Go to last post
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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 09:32 PM
by Butterflywings Go to last post
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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 06:16 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Tunisian crochet by semajrn
I just learned about Tunisian crochet, but have not seen information about Tunisian crochet using circular needles. Is this possible and does anyone know of instructions or a link to instructions? -------------------------------------
January 30th 09 03:55 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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To all Americans by [email protected]
I wish you a wonderful New Presidency !! mirjam
January 28th 09 11:11 AM
by Samatha Hill -- take out TRASH to reply[_2_] Go to last post
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12" knitting needle question by starla torres
I am thinking about ordering some 12 inch knitting needles to make some baby hats. Has anyone used them? And how did they like them? I use double point needles, but have a problem of dropping stitches which irritates me to no end, so thought these might be useful up to the point where you get...
January 27th 09 09:56 PM
by Patricia A. Swan Go to last post
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Question about Plymouth Yukon Print Yarn by DAB
The gauge is listed as 2 sts per inch on US 15 needles....so is it Chunky or Bulky? Also I have been looking for a hat pattern to use with it....just a simple rib 2x2 with SS for the top part and so far all I can find are for baby yarns or worsted weight yarn. I want to knit the hats in the...
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January 22nd 09 09:47 PM
by liznolfe Go to last post
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help with understanding "basket weave stitch" by [email protected]
Hi folks, I have just begun to learn how to knit and I am trying to learn how to Purl so that I can try to make a basket weave stitch. I have seen some instructions that show clearly how to Purl, but they only talk you through the first row. Here is my question: If I want all of the "bumps" of the...
January 21st 09 02:28 AM
by YarnWright Go to last post
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Cro-Knit Tension Keeper by bdiane
I just saw this in the new Patternworks that came to my house yesterday and wondered if anyone has tried it. I think it might make my hands less sore . I don't have any problem with thick yarns but this linen flax is so thin some how and seems to be hard to work on my hand in a way. Other lace...
January 19th 09 07:15 AM
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