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FAO Wooly by enigma
thank you for the tip on fine sanding milk paint! i just painted a kitchen table with milk paint & sanded the top as you suggested. it looks *wonderful*... so much so that i think i'll be doing all the repainting with milk paint from now on. thanks! lee -- Question with boldness even the...
February 16th 07 04:45 PM
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Looking for yarn by Shillelagh
Gee imagine that!! Anyhow, if anyone has any White Buffalo Wool especially in a darker blue or heathered blue that they'd care to part with, trade for, or what-have-you..... Please let me know. It's really too bad this yarn has been discontinued, as it's wonderful for felting and many other...
February 16th 07 05:27 PM
by Shillelagh Go to last post
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Site for handmade stuff by DAB
My sister told me about this site for selling handmade stuff and I checked it out for curiosity and noticed they sell yarn too, so this maybe another source for those that need one more skein. However if this is old news sorry for a repeat. I don't want to sell stuff as I knit for gifts and...
February 17th 07 12:26 AM
by DAB Go to last post
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FASHION UNLIMITED by [email protected]
February 17th 07 11:07 AM
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problems knitting a bootie heel by [email protected]
So I've gotten to the heel and the instructions read: Round 1 (Eyelet round): (k2tog, yo) 7 times, sk2p, yo, *k2tog, yo* Heres my problem: repeat to last st, slip st knitwise, slip 1 st st from next needle, pass first slip st over last st and replace st on next needle. (28 sts) I just dont have...
February 18th 07 07:39 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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London (UK) yarn shop review - Stash by nickieknits
I went to Stash yarns in Putney yesterday - lovely shop full of imported yarns, nearly all natural fibres. http://www.stashyarns.co.uk/ Very helpful staff. When I arrived there was a knitting lesson going on and the five or six chairs in the shop were occupied by that. There was just about room...
February 18th 07 09:19 AM
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Good Morning Sunady again [ they do come quickly ] by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen
Good morning All on this Sunday. May the rain fall all day !!!! we need it . The clouds outside look more like tangled threads, maybe the great knitter in the sky let her stash fall down ,,,,,,::: I have finnished several projects that were around Shawl was made like the Zimmerman , Pie are...
February 18th 07 03:27 PM
by DAB Go to last post
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Needle stash??? by Georgia
Today I sprung (sprang?) for a circular needle organizer; I had hinted I'd like one for Christmas, but as usual, the hintee didn't take me up on it. Anyway, now my collection is neatly organized and hanging on the studio door. I have acquired circulars over the years in every size from 1 to...
February 18th 07 03:41 PM
by WoolyGooly Go to last post
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ATTN Sheilagh - White Buffalo by WoolyGooly
I've got two cakes of 6-ply unspun: one is White Buffalo in forest green, the other is Chinook in a brownish-black. I do have heap****loads of unspun 3-ply if you're interested in that as well. Make an offer fpr any/all.
February 19th 07 12:26 AM
by Shillelagh Go to last post
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Knitting Help by artsyweb
Hello, I am a very new knitter, and I have run across the following direction: P2tog without slipping sts off needle, then K2tog over same sts. I understand the P2tog and K2tog seperately, but I can't seem to do the two together. Can anyone help? Thanks!
February 19th 07 04:03 PM
by ILovemyDoggie. Go to last post
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Good morning Monday ,,,moebious shawls or any other item by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen
I am delighted people enjoy making the moebiouses , and would like all to remember that it was Elizabeth Zimmermann who first converted this idea into knitting, But she used the idea of making a straight shawl and than sew it with an unvisible seam. it was my humble idea to crochet it from the...
February 19th 07 07:30 PM
by YarnWright Go to last post
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Twisted cord untwists by Helen ST
Hi all I have been working through the following pattern for a pair of lovely little bee booties and matching hat: http://www.magknits.com/Jan06/patterns/bee.htm My problem is with making the twisted cord for the top of the hat - I have tried following the instructions on the pattern but the...
February 20th 07 09:40 PM
by Cece Go to last post
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Happy Mardi Gras, Ya'll! by hesira
I've been out for a while, but wanted to pop in to wish you all a wonderful Fat Tuesday. If Olwyn Mary is around, I hope all is well in NOLA and you and your lovely town have fared well through the madness. Hesira
February 21st 07 10:26 AM
by Mary Fisher Go to last post
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OT something for those of you who are interested in Terrorism as itHappens (fwd) by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen
If you want to know what is going on in the world of terrorism, threats, explosions, airline incidents, etc., keep this web page.?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" / It's not just about terrorism - it's about what is happening every day, every minute...
February 21st 07 06:54 PM
by Ophelia Go to last post
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Need Baby Hat Pattern by DAB
I need to make a baby hat for a girl at work.....she is having a boy so the frilly ones won't do. I have some worsted weight yarn and like the gauge using us size 6 needles in the round. I have looked for free patterns but most are for fingering weight yarn. Thanks in advance for any...
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February 22nd 07 12:52 AM
by DAB Go to last post
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My 2006 NYCO by BonnieBlue
Please excuse if this is posted twice. I tried to post it once and don't know where it went. I entered my 2006 NYCO project (knitted sweater with a crocheted yoke) in a knitting category of the Creative Arts Division of the San Angelo Stock Show & Rodeo and read in the newspaper that I have...
February 22nd 07 01:47 AM
by BonnieBlue Go to last post
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Just checking in! by YarnWright
I know how *some* tend to worry when we regulars don't post much, so thought I'd check-in. I've been really busy, working on a lot of personal issues PLUS working on some knitting designs that I want to use for the FAIR. (Side-note: the DeKalb County Fair is known as the "granddaddy fair" as it's...
February 22nd 07 03:35 AM
by YarnWright Go to last post
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How do you repair crochet? by Laura J
My daughter's longies have developed a huge hole in the crotch. It isn't a stretch-hole it is like the yarn actually broke (please please please don't tell me I have moths!). With knit items I would know how to pick up stitches or graft the hole together but I am clueless when it comes to...
February 22nd 07 05:02 AM
by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen Go to last post
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Changing size by changing guage by Madelaine
I have a vintage pattern for a fairly simple sweater from a 1970s Mon Tricot. The largest size is a 14 and I wear a 16-18, although I will double check the measurements. I'm wondering if I can enlarge the sweater slightly just by changing the guage, and knitting the rib as a test. The sweater is...
February 22nd 07 05:40 AM
by Mirjam Bruck-Cohen Go to last post
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Joanne's yarn sale by No Name
Not much of a sale, but . . . . . . http://www.joann.com Howcome the yarns that I really want do not seem to go on sale? : ( A
February 22nd 07 02:51 PM
by No Name Go to last post
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