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Knitting exhibition is a suceess by [email protected]
Yesterday i sat in the exxhibition toi watch , from the over 200 we had in opening day and about 50 we had yesterday the General reactions are amazement t ' people had no clue one could knit 3d forms , jewelery baskets etc people also liked the postcards we hang postycards that show all kinds of...
September 4th 07 11:01 AM
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Needle advice or experience please by Mary Fisher
Soon I'll be starting a shawl - the Frost and Ice - with Kidsilk Haze yarn (70% super kid mohair, 30% silk), it's very fine. The needles recommended are UK6/5mm/US7 or 8 and the tip is that bamboo needles may be preferred. I've never used bamboo but did find when I knitted the pi shawl, with...
September 3rd 07 06:14 PM
by Katherine Go to last post
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Tiny dolls' clothes by Mary Fisher
We're back from Chippenham where we left my early 1940s dolls' house, made by my godfather for me. It's unique and I'm delighted to say that grand daughter Robyn was thrilled to bits to have it. Spouse had reglazed (with plain, coloured and obscured as appropriate) the windows and Robyn is...
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September 3rd 07 10:40 AM
by Mary Fisher Go to last post
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Knittax Hobby S9 by arlene
I recently acquired this knitting machine, without instructions. Does anyone know how I can get them? Arlene
September 3rd 07 09:33 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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(OT) Flooding in USA by Bernadette
Last week my son's workplace (just outside Houston) was under 3 feet of water although his home was safe having been built on higher ground. I've been reading the latest news about the flooding in the Midwest at http://www.guardian.co.uk/worldlatest/story/0,,-6870135,00.html and hope that all RCTY...
September 3rd 07 04:27 AM
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OT - Been busy by Not Likely
Just to let anyone who is interested know... I've been away from rcty for a couple of days and will be again for a couple more days. I have a lot of things on my mind (and plate, so to speak) that I have to deal with at the moment, but hopefully things will settle down soon so we can get back...
September 2nd 07 11:27 PM
by Katherine Go to last post
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all the NEW cottons by [email protected]
Good Morning All , i find tthat the NEW cottons , knit t up better and wash very well , which is a joy in tthese times of radical changes of weatherr. I also enjoy very much the NEW Bamboo thread i am knitting with . it has the fliidity of silk , the fun of `holding a thread ` like cotton , it is...
September 1st 07 05:22 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Ok Where's the Sleeves? by DAB
I don't see em in the pattern...or am I just not reading it correctly? I like the sweater and it will make great Christmas gifts for my nieces. http://www.dailyknitter.com/kelly.html Thanks! Donna
September 1st 07 03:25 AM
by DAB Go to last post
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Haven't been here for a while. by friendlyhands
Hi All, I've been busy trying to sell my wares on http://annette1533.etsy.com but I am having trouble with the creator page of googlepages here! Anyone having problems getting their page published? Thanks, Annette
August 31st 07 04:52 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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blocking how-to sought by wolverine
hi! I have a question about blocking. What is it? Why do it? I just completed a baby blanket for grandchild number 2, and the directions say to block it. Apparently, this is such a common direction that nowhere in the magazine i obtained the pattern from are directions given for this procedure....
August 29th 07 02:02 PM
by wolverine Go to last post
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Knitting detectives by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen
Cece I have bought 3 of the series , at the Time Monica was still reading RCTN, but later could not afford buying more , THEY ARE WONDERFUL BOOKS !!!!! mirjam
August 29th 07 05:04 AM
by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen Go to last post
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Knitting or crochet podcasts by coggietm
Do any of you listen to podcasts? I have started to listen to the one on knitty.com http://knitpicks.libsyn.com/, and I used to listen to cast on but was wondering if anyone else listens to them or if you know of any other ones. Thanks in advance, Coggie in MI
August 28th 07 05:12 AM
by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen Go to last post
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Can someone help me find the right yarn? by Melinda Meahan - take out TRASH to reply
My 15YO son wants a new helmet liner-type hat to wear under his bicycle helmet to give him some padding and absorb sweat. He wants blue -- not baby blue, but a medium-darkish blue. I am trying to avoid getting something expensive but can't find anything at the local big-box stores (n.b. I...
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August 25th 07 09:47 AM
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Knitting Videos for Mittens by Maureen In Vancouver, B.C.
Hello everyone, I'm a long time lurker here who's learned to knit socks from on-line videos. I knit left handed, but that only means I turn the directions around to favour the left side. However, I now want to learn to knit mittens (for Christmas gifts) and desperately want to find on-line...
August 24th 07 07:04 PM
by Maureen In Vancouver, B.C. Go to last post
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Braiding by Bricore
Hello everyone, I just found myself a new little hobby. It's not new to others I know but to me, it was. It's called Kumihimo braiding. I really enjoy doing it. Yes, I know... I don't need yet another hobby but I swear fiber hobbies are all so addicting. I just love it. Do any of you do...
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August 24th 07 03:22 PM
by David R. Sky Go to last post
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Anyone Familiar with Antuco? by joan8904
It's a cotton yarn from EA. I'm making a baby Einstein jacket and using a lot more yardage than expected IF the yardage on the yarn wrapper is true. This project is getting more expensive by the day! Has anyone else used this yarn and had a problem with yardage? joan
August 23rd 07 03:22 AM
by Vintage Purls Go to last post
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Vintage Knitting Book - How to find proper yarn by MP
HI, Everyone, I have a vintage knitting book with a pretty baby blanket that I'd like to make. I'm guessing that the yarn they suggest might be renamed by now. Can anyone help me to figure out what yarns might work...The book is called Lovable Hand Knits for Infants to 4 years. They use Bucilla,...
August 22nd 07 07:44 PM
by kje514 Go to last post
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August 22nd 07 11:25 AM
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The new exhibition by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen
The new Exhibtion is about Other aspects of knitting , not Clothes or useful items ,,, i am not sure about posting photos but i will send some. mirjam
August 22nd 07 11:25 AM
by Mary Fisher Go to last post
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Stitch pattern instructions needing explanation by Vintage Purls
Hi all, One of my vintage patterns is giving someone a headache and I can't wrap my brain around the stitch pattern either. Can any of you wise knitters assist? The pattern in question is the purple ladies jersey at: http://www.vintagepurls.net.nz/womenspatterns.html#LadiesJersey The...
August 22nd 07 04:38 AM
by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen Go to last post
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