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1 Attachment(s) Converting Paternayan old colors old to new colors by Marco Andres
I've attached to this message a txt file containing the color conversions from the old Paternayan colors to the new ones. Now that the new colors are being produced again by Saco Dyehouse and Waverly also has equivalents to the colors, it seemed like a good time to include this conversion chart...
September 2nd 14 12:20 PM
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Thread by Dawn0[_3_]
I sort my DMC thread by number. I have wondered, recently if by color isn't better. When I substitute color I find it harder to find the color. Input please
August 28th 14 12:27 AM
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Time for "What are you stitching?" by Joan Erickson
We haven't had this topic for awhile, so thought it was time again. Currently I'm working on "Mice babies birth announcement" for a coworker. Criminys, I didn't think this pattern was *that* old...can't find a pic anywhere for it! It's a Janlynn pattern. This is the closest I saw: ...
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August 4th 14 04:04 PM
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RIP, Jasmine by Joan Erickson
My dog, Jasmine, went over the Rainbow Bridge yesterday. I got her as a pup for Mother's Day in 2001 and it was the day after Mother's Day when she left us. 13 is pretty old for a lab, so she had a good, long life. She was hard of hearing and her bodily functions were leaving her, so it was...
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July 31st 14 02:57 PM
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A crochet challenge by Bruce
Interesting use of crochet! http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2014/07/animal-and-insect-sculptures-wrapped-in-crocheted-webbing-by-joana-vasconcelos. -- Bruce Fletcher, Stronsay, Orkney UK
July 30th 14 04:11 PM
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THE EASIEST NEEDLEWORK TO LEARN by [email protected]
On Wednesday, June 18, 2014 5:10:43 PM UTC-4, wrote: What is the easiest sort of needlework to learn? Is it knitting? Crochet? Embroidery? Tatting? What? Thanks to anyone who answers Crochet was easy for me to learn. At least it's an easy ripout.
July 30th 14 10:42 AM
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Sad news by Bruce
After a long battle with COPD my dear wife Maureen passed away in her sleep at 1am on Wednesday 16 July. She had been bed-ridden for over a week and on Monday the doctor fitted a pump to deliver morphine and an anti-anxiety drug - much better than the twice-daily dose of oral morphine....
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July 29th 14 05:57 AM
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Have you ever wanted to give away all your needlework gear? by Kalmia
I am seriously thinking along those lines. My fingers are getting sore, and I really have no desire to do any projects. My walls are full and there is no one I want to make anything for. Should I wait a year, or just tote all my floss, Persian wool, crochet needles etc to the next local craft...
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July 18th 14 12:55 AM
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County fair wins by Joan Erickson
I've uploaded pics to rctnp of my wins at the county fair. They're at the very end of my album. Is anyone else having trouble with yahoo not showing all the pics in an album? I keep getting white boxes where pics are supposed to be. If I reload a few times I get more each time, but never...
July 15th 14 02:56 PM
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Knitting a Patch by Monica Ferris
I know this isn't a knitting forum, but I'm hoping some of you can help me. My editor insisted I change the name of the next Betsy Devonshire book, which I was calling The Needle Case. After some toing and froing we came up with Darned If You Do. It's cute but now I have to add a scene where a...
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July 8th 14 06:07 AM
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Guerilla knitters strike again by Bruce
Guerilla knitters strike at the library in Kirkwall (Orkney, UK). https://fbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xpa1/t1.0-9/10511367_10203801871343128_1762328010016703436_n.jpg -- Bruce Fletcher Stronsay, Orkney UK
July 6th 14 08:11 PM
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Independence Day by NDJoan[_3_]
Happy 4th of July, everyone! I hope you all have a great time celebrating! And a belated Happy July 1st to our Canadian friends, too! Joan
July 5th 14 01:19 PM
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Someone's b-d! by Joan Erickson
Ha! I actually got this out ahead of time! It's PatP's b-d on Saturday. She was having 'puter problems and still hasn't figured out how to get back on the ng. If any of you have her email, you can send her a b-d wish. If you don't and want it, let me know and I'll send it to you. --
July 3rd 14 03:21 PM
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THE EASIEST NEEDLEWORK TO LEARN by [email protected]
On Monday, June 23, 2014 3:22:50 PM UTC-4, Joan Erickson wrote: On 6/18/2014 4:10 PM, wrote: What is the easiest sort of needlework to learn? Is it knitting? Crochet? Embroidery? Tatting? What? Thanks to anyone who answers
July 1st 14 12:17 AM
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Aberdeen bride knits her own wedding dress by Bruce
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-28038529. -- Bruce Fletcher Stronsay, Orkney UK
June 30th 14 05:01 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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Stores in Southern Illinois and St. Louis, MO area by Genie Morgan
Like the subject line says, I am looking for some good cross stitch and/or needlework stores in the southern Illinois, Fairview Heights Illinois, and St. Louis Missouri areas. Any help would be extremely appreciated! Thank you!
June 24th 14 04:52 AM
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Sharon in NB has just posted by Sha (N.B.)
On Monday, April 21, 2014 9:44:15 AM UTC-3, wrote: Some lovely pics of her work at rctnp - I should have made that, lovely work lol Thanks Sheena- keeps me out of trouble. :-)
June 23rd 14 08:54 PM
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Utterly crackers by Bruce
Knitted wool is dangerous, it can bend lamp-posts (according to the council!). http://tinyurl.com/lmydldn. -- Bruce Fletcher Stronsay, Orkney UK
June 20th 14 11:39 AM
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Cross stitch with a difference! by Bruce
http://news.distractify.com/culture/arts/cross-stitch-street-art/?v=1 -- Bruce Fletcher Stronsay, Orkney UK
June 5th 14 09:59 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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Ping Canary Joan by Joan Erickson
On 6/2/2014 7:55 AM, wrote: That person living in Florida has a birthday today, hone up the singing lol Dang, I just can't keep up with all these partiers!!!! Not to mention we're down 2 people in our dept. with their positions frozen until at least July 1, maybe...
June 5th 14 09:52 PM
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