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September 6th 04 05:27 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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"Allure" by Patons by Marg Anderson
Hi everyone, just letting you know about "Allure" yarn. It's really a nice yarn ... I've made a couple dress scarves with it and they turned out very rich looking. I have found one problem and I'd like to warn you to be very careful when buying it. I have 2 balls, the same colour and dye lot but...
December 1st 03 02:30 AM
by JJMolvik Go to last post
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"Altered" knitting by Wooly
I had a root canal today. Ok, not the entire root canal because *surprise surprise* I had an abcess under there despite the dentist's avowals to the contrary. So I'm taking antibiotics for a week and going back to have the rest of the procedure done, plus the crown prep. At any rate, I am so...
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December 31st 04 04:44 PM
by Katherine Go to last post
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"An industry unraveling" by [email protected]
An industry unraveling Special Report: Foreign competition has been creeping up on U.S. companies that spin yarn, weave fabric and sew clothing. The industry has adjusted by consolidating, scaling back U.S. operations and refocusing overseas. at...
December 31st 04 04:59 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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"Big Fish" Sweater? by Allaya Diep
Have any of you out there seen the movie "Big Fish?" Aside from it being quite a good movie (IMHO), I absolutely fell in love with the sweater that the son's pregnant wife was wearing. It was cabled, had a hood and had a belt which tied it shut like a trench coat. I really liked the cable...
April 27th 05 06:10 AM
by Allaya Diep Go to last post
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"Boobie" Scarf by Allaya Diep
Have any of you seen the Boobie Scarf from Knitty.com? It's in the special additional patterns PDF that was released a few days ago. I don't know how practical it is, but I was very impressed with the creativity that went into knitting boobs out of yarn! Allaya
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November 4th 04 04:07 AM
by Kelly Go to last post
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"cloth knitted bag" kits by Wooly
I eyeballed one of these at the bargain barn the other night. The "kit" appears to consist of a few yards of cheap cotton/poly fabric, plastic bag handles, and basic directions for knitting the bag. The bag itself appears to be two slightly tapered flat pieces, with a long narrow piece used as...
February 28th 05 02:06 PM
by B Vaughan Go to last post
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"Colonial House" hats....challenge by [email protected]
I think I can do it..and WITHOUT circular needles, "provisional cast ons" or DPNs!!!!!! Yes I DO!!!! And...if you folks will give me about 12 days (since I am still finishing my "bee stitch" top..which will take another 2 or 3 days, since I have Bible study tomorrow)...I will SHOW you...and write...
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May 26th 04 04:00 PM
by Helen Halla Fleischer Go to last post
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"Grow with me" knitted baby cap? by Bonnie
Hello All, I thought I had a pattern for a knitted cap for a baby that had three sets of eyelets so the hat would adjust as the little one grows. I can't seem to find it anywhere and can't remember where I saw it. Can anyone help me out? Thanks in advance, Bonnie
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January 11th 04 06:00 PM
by Katherine Go to last post
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"Haley" Poncho pattern by Craftkitten (Darlene)
Good morning everyone Well I thought that I would try and make a crocheted poncho and got a Bernat pattern book #530134. Gee started working on the poncho yesterday and boy have I had problems. Has anyone made this poncho and if so help would be appreciated. Later today I will post the rows I'm...
June 14th 05 01:44 PM
by Craftkitten (Darlene) Go to last post
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"Heirloom Knitting" @ Amazon by Wooly
Amazon claims to have Sharon Miller's "Heirloom Knitting" for $36 with free shipping if you choose "slow boat via Australia and points south" shipping option. I just ordered, we'll see if it shows up or if they string me along for three months before admitting they don't have it at that price.
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May 3rd 05 03:36 PM
by Dawn Alguard Go to last post
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"Little box of sweaters" by Sorceress
I picked this up yesterday, it's just out from Martingale, "The little box of sweaters". http://ssl2.adhost.com/patchwork/merchant.cfm?pid=614&step=4 20 designs, and I liked at least 12 of them. I started on the "graceful shell" http://www.martingale-pub.com/Catalog/B655_g3-2.jpg last night...
May 24th 04 02:35 AM
by Kayrun Go to last post
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"new" knitter and shawl question. by Aud
I was happy to get a mail from one of my nieces, telling me that she wanted to take up knitting this autumn! As you know, children learn knitting in Norwegian school, but she has not practised in years. Now she wanted to start a shawl, and asked about pattern. As I think it is best for her to...
September 15th 04 10:05 PM
by Katherine Go to last post
4 493
"our" Sarah is a coordinator on another list! by Noreen's Knit*che
Sarah is coordinating a UFO project list on another list she and I both are particpants in... Knitted-Lace... isn't that exciting??? Whooohoooo, Sarah, you GO girl! Hugs, Noreen PS, glad Stu's back home safe and sound! Noreen -- http://knitche.squarespace.com/
June 6th 04 09:39 AM
by Sarah Grace Go to last post
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"Penguin Quill" spinning wheel by bim
I was just given a Penguin Quill spinning wheel- a company that was in Boulder, Colorado but appears to be defunct. Now that I think, I don't know how old the spinning wheel is but I can ask the wonderful woman who gave it to me. the wheel looks very simple- I looked for a similar image but...
December 6th 04 01:29 AM
by bim Go to last post
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"ribbon" scarf by Shirley Luton
Hi all, A while (like a year or so ;) ) I bought a skein of 1/8" thick flat "yarn" (it's really more like ribbon). It's a really pretty, variegated blue/green - looks kind of ocean-like. Anyway, I thought I'd make a scarf. Finally did it - just a plain garter stitch because I thought the...
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January 21st 04 04:06 PM
by Shirley Luton Go to last post
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"Stitches that Heal" doily art installation by Madelaine
You may remember that I posted the call for doilies a while back. Here is the announcement for the art project: contact: kent streeb public relations department 412/361.0873 x307 Healing Power of Doilies on Display at PCA
September 8th 03 01:34 PM
by Madelaine Go to last post
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"The wool cap" by Carol Lee Smith
I am looking for a pattern for the cap featured in THE WOOL CAP which aired on TV and starred William Macy, whose wife designed and knit the cap worn in the movie. Any suggestions?
December 7th 04 02:24 AM
by Carol Lee Smith Go to last post
2 469
"threatening " threads by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen
Oh yarners ,,,, this is dangerous ,, all those threads , many variagetd ,, on my worktable .... i sew i knit i translate ,, but they Wink at me ,,, i say No no i have yto manu work not enough time or hands ,,, But they leer they know that eventually ,,, i will collect them all in a multy Crazy...
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January 25th 04 04:36 PM
by NoraBalcer Go to last post
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#2 Modeling His New Sweater by hesira
I know I've posted a pic of this already, but here's the sweater AND the boy: http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/2118256371/ Hesira Who's tuckered out...
December 19th 07 06:45 PM
by Laura J Go to last post
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