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kumihimo
Hi, What do you do with the kumihimo strands after you finish making them. I need suggestions. Arlene We have/had a resident expert on Kumihimo but she doesn't seem to post here anymore. I have only...
13 years ago 8
 
"ball of yarn" beads
Just wanted to let everyone know that the "ball of yarn" earrings I wrote about last week have been a real hit, so I've made a bunch more "balls of yarn" for earrings, or whatever people want:...
13 years ago 3
 
Need advice on flat to circular knitting for a Hat
I bought a book Noro Revisited I love the HORDAL hat and scarf pattern and bought the yarn, however the pattern is for a flat knitted hat and I want to do it in the round. The pattern calls for 84...
13 years ago 6
 
I find a pattern using DMC floss. It has a pattern for tiny fruit lime earrings.
I found this site that had a discussion entry on tiny fruit earrings. The guy on there even shared the pattern. My site; Related Learning site: "ILovemyDoggie." skrev i melding news: Oh! Thank...
13 years ago 4
 
Callling Hesira
I had a look in your album on Yarners, and think your Branching Out scarf is lovely. What yarn did you use for it? I've used that same pattern (from ) myself on a scarf for a friend from some fine...
13 years ago 1
 
New pictures
Here are a couple of photos of another felted "balloon bag" I made last week. I love this pattern because it is so easy to knit up. The "before" pic "after" pic. The colours are more true than in the...
13 years ago 10
 
Sunday, rainy Sunday
Good afternoon everyone, We finally got some much needed rain here in Manitoba. Our grass was brown & crispy, and I can imagine the soil going "aaaaahh" now that it got a drink. It absolutely poured...
13 years ago 5
 
designer bed covers runners and cushions
WE, at The Home Apparels aim to bring you a unique range of designer bed covers, bed sheets, cushion covers and runners. These master pieces are embellished with creatively decorated hand work. We...
13 years ago
 
Spindles?
Hi All I've done some googling and decided I want to try spinning. Trouble is, I can't find a local store that carries spindles. Anyone have a favourite source (preferable Canadian, to reduce shipping...
13 years ago 6
 
Cast off HELP please
Hi ya all... after a brief break I am back seeking your help and knowledge on something that is driving me CRazY!!! When it comes to casting off, it is totally different than my cast on edge so if I...
13 years ago 10
 
Here's that pattern I needed Butterfly for
Love the site, love her designs, but the cost of the Butterfly gives me pause. I'll think about it again once I've finished the two pairs of socks I started since then! $10.00 for just the pattern? It...
13 years ago 5
 
Denys Brunton yarn
I found the Denys Brunton yard I was looking for! I placed a bid on eBay UK that someone linked me to here. I lost that bid, but I emailed her to see if she knew where I could find some. She said she...
13 years ago
 
Looking For a Pattern
Hello I've not checked in here for a long time. Im hoping someone can help me find a pattern for a slotted or key hole neck scarf that has hearts on each end. My mom made some several years ago and...
13 years ago 4
 
Hallo All
On Fri, 15 Sep 2006 17:57:41 GMT, Mirjam Bruck-Cohen spun a fine yarn I am here, but not for long, Mirjam! Love, Noreen Hallo Hallo any body home ,,, mirjam Thank God somebody is here i thought i went...
13 years ago 18
 
OT: contact dermatitis, anyone?
Dern, dern, double dern! I've contracted a case of contact dermatitis. Be offline a couple of days till my hands clear up! Love, Noreen Noreen Take care of yourself and hopefully your hands will clear...
13 years ago 6