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Attn: Group- ppl who care about our Pirjo... by Noreen's Knit*che
I have just 'talked' with Pirjo via instant messenger. Her spirits are 'good', and she is very brave.... Whatever YOU believe, whether it be the power of prayer, or good vibrations, send them her way, she needs them. Hugs, Noreen -- Noreen's Knit*che (Knitting, Crocheting, Tatting & BobbinLace are...
August 16th 03 06:55 PM
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A post in Nora's absence: regarding recent project(s) by Noreen's Knit*che
A week or so ago, Nora and I were discussing offlist the two projects she has going, one a surprise party, the other a 'helping hands' type... IF anyone who wanted to be in on these hasn't emailed Nora offlist about this, NOW is the time to do so, 'especially' the helping hands project. If you have...
August 16th 03 05:22 PM
by NoraBalcer Go to last post
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Yarn for purse by Allaya Diep
I think corday is used for making tassels. My friend actually found some the other day...forget the link off hand... Would this be similar? http://www.ourtownusa.com/~yarnyard/jpcnylon.htm Allaya "C. Mathews" wrote in message ...
August 16th 03 04:32 PM
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Afghan project by Laura
I'm crocheting an afghan following a pattern in a book. The pattern is for a cardinal afghan. My problem is that I have never done multiple colors in a crocheted piece. I'm at a loss at how to do this. According to the pattern, for the first row of the chart you crochet 19 sts of white then 1...
August 16th 03 02:06 PM
by Katherine Burgess Go to last post
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Afghan project by Laurie
I'm sending in squares too (2 or 3)! Mine are crocheted tho. Do you still want a garter stitch around them or is there something else you want to do with crocheted squares? Laurie Washougal, WA
August 16th 03 04:21 AM
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Birthday wishes for Nichole by Katherine Burgess
Happy birthday, Nichole. Katherine
August 16th 03 12:08 AM
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OT - There is pain in my lungs! by Pirjo Ilvesvuori
Yes there is. They are hurting. And I must take super easy now. Super easy. I hope my time to go is not yet...but if it is...I can not deny it. I mean...death is on my heels constantly because of this illness. One very bad one, the kind I won't survive out of it, and that is all. I hate to tell you...
August 16th 03 12:02 AM
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Yarn: LionBrand Magic Stripes by Noreen's Knit*che
Hi fellow RCTY-er's!! Here's 'another' yarn query for you... have any of our elite bought and USED the LionBrand Magic Stripes yarn? If you have, did you only use it for socks? I'm wondering this: they sort of recommend it for socks, and show sock made with it, and it shows beautiful stripes and...
August 15th 03 08:29 PM
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Not SURE if this will 'work' by Noreen's Knit*che
This URL 'might' take you to my pix of Wedding Ring Shawl: http://f1.pg.p hotos.yahoo.com/ph/noreens_knitche/lst2?.tok=3DbcBk_BSBWgsKydL5&.dir=3D/PU BLIC&.src=3Dph Hugs, Noreen Noreen's Knit*che
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August 15th 03 07:11 PM
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stinky yarn by Laurie
Ugh, I just learned a lesson. I bought some yarn off ebay. Nothing huge or expensive. Just an inexpensive kit of yarn in Packers colors for a gift. The kit came and actually the box it was packed in smelled overwhelmingly like potpourri. I thought, "how nice." But when I opened the little...
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August 15th 03 04:12 PM
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afghan square by Laura
I'm doing a knitted square like you described. It's the center panel for a shawl. Two stitches is a good start. As for when you decrease, that depends on how big you want it to be. The center panel for my shawl is done in garter stitch and doesn't start till I have 116 sts. The pattern is...
August 15th 03 01:14 PM
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Another technique of knitting by AGRES
Yesterday, I attended Emma Popek's party celebrating the release of her latest book, and Emma had suggested that I bring my knitting. It was a very cosmopolitan group. The woman sitting next to me leaned to knit in Bombay more than 50 years ago. She showed me a knitting technique that I had...
August 15th 03 07:31 AM
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Invitation by Katherine Burgess
If you have time, you might want to check out this site. I have been there for a couple of years now, and it is great. It is primarily knitters, but there are some other crafters there. http://forums.delphiforums.com/knitchat/start Hope to see some familiar faces there. Katherine
August 15th 03 02:48 AM
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Re- Stiffner for doilies by Goaliemom
I just wanted to say that this post brought back some memories for me. I remember my mom having a very large stretcher board for her doilies. It resembled a peg board but had doily shapes printed on it. Circles and squares patterns for you to follow. She had a bag of special pegs for...
August 15th 03 02:45 AM
by Katherine Burgess Go to last post
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Teasel by Cheryl Isaak
Any spinners/weavers want a head or two - mine are about to finish blooming. Cheryl
August 15th 03 01:34 AM
by Cheryl Isaak Go to last post
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The DNA Strand in Yarn... by Sandy Best
Someone had posted before about the double stranded DNA in yarn (http://noodle.pds.k12.nj.us/june/). The pattern is for knitting. I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions about how I could change it to crochet. I don't know how to knit, so I don't understand the pattern! I haven't tried...
August 15th 03 01:04 AM
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To Noreen by Noreen's Knit*che
In article , says... Yes, the blanket is rather easy. I think I casted on 45 stitches. Then I knitted few rows garter stitch. After that I begun to knit stripes vertically. First I made moss stitch and then I made stockinette....
August 14th 03 11:55 PM
by Pirjo Ilvesvuori Go to last post
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Thanks to Anna Maria... by Noreen's Knit*che
HERE is a an URL to pix that WILL work: http://tinyurl.com/k23k Hugs, Noreen -- Noreen's Knit*che (Knitting, Crocheting, Tatting & BobbinLace are my NICHE in life...)
August 14th 03 10:58 PM
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Purling With Yarn In The Back by jess
I came across this link last night: http://www.knittinggeek.com/howto/norwegianpurl.htm It explains something called "Norwegian Purl" where you always keep the yarn to the back. This sounds fantastic to me, because as a beginning knitter I've only just got the hang of purling and had...
August 14th 03 06:45 PM
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Yarn: LionBrand Magic Stripes by NoraBalcer
Hi gals, Well, most of my stash is varigeted yarns and no two afghans using the same pattern work up the same way which makes it more fun, love the sounds of yours Laurie. Hugs, Nora
August 14th 03 03:27 PM
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