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Any audiobooks about knitting?
Does anyone know of any books about knitting (chatty ones like The Yarn Harlot, Mason-Dixon Knitting, Knit Lit, etc.) that are available on cassette so that one could listen to them WHILE KNITTING? If...
13 years ago 3
 
What the Cat Woman Did with the Kathmandu
I got (most of) this yarn from Threnody a couple of months ago. I had to augment the purple with the remainder of stock from the LYS common to us both, then had to order two more balls (same dyelot...
13 years ago 11
 
OT: Katherine, are you okay?
Katherine, I saw the news in Montreal and immediately thought of you. I apologize that I don't remember what school you are at there but I'm sure you are shaken even if it isn't your school. Please...
13 years ago 25
 
Att'n: BEV
Oh, I hope I'm addressing to the right person! Bev, was it you who posted that your 'kid' is @ Kadena? MY 'kids' just left there in July... let's compare notes offlist and see if they know each other!...
13 years ago
 
crocheting question
Does anyone here know of a free crochet strawberry earring pattern that I print off? Pam-Doggirl3 My site: Related Learning site for the sighted & the blind: I want to thank everybody for helping me...
13 years ago 4
 
Att'h: MIRJAM
I've just received and responded to your offlist note (the fwd'd one) I feel you ae/were justified in writing what you did, AND felt you were very tactful. Thank you for sharing. Hugs, Noreen Thank...
13 years ago 1
 
Show and tell/AD
My art jewelry newsletter features a lot of knitting this month, so I thought I should share this excerpt with my RCTY friends: I've been selling jewelry for knitting needles (fancy stitch markers)...
13 years ago
 
Felting
I am going to attempt my first felting (actually fulling) project....how much wool content does the yarn need to felt (full) properly. I've been told that's is felted when you wash the yarn before...
13 years ago 4
 
Yarn Shops in Munich, Germany
Hi Everyone, My wife is leaving for Munich, Germany today and asked me to find good yarn shops to visit while there. Does anyone have any recommendations? TIA, tmo Oh, I wish I was going with her! I...
13 years ago 7
 
Show Guide for the Knitting and Stitching Show at Ally Pally/NEC
Quick question for any UK posters. Have you received the show guide for the Knitting and Stitching shows organised by Twisted Threads? I ordered it along with my tickets months ago: the tickets came...
13 years ago
 
Guess I should introduce myself
My name is Donna, I am retired from the Air Force and live in Ohio. I spent 6 wonderful years in Charleston SC and then on to Iceland for a year.....I loved it there and the Lopi/Alfoss yarns. Then I...
13 years ago 30
 
Entirely OFF-t: BB could you contact me please?
BB, Were the 'numbers' for Guiding Light even on today? They broke in with 9-11 stuff and I didn't see them, unless they were on earlier and I missed them.... IF they were on, did you get the numbers...
13 years ago 4
 
Stitching and Cutting Steeks
I am knitting a vest with the use of steeks for the front and armhole openings. My next step is to stitch and cut the steeks. How do I stitch and cut the steeks with all the stitches still on the...
13 years ago 3
 
beginner
hi my name is daniela and i=B4m lloking for a pattern of a "tunic" style dress to put over my bathing suit. i don=B4t know the name of this but i want something with an "open" work in crochet or...
13 years ago 1
 
beginner
hi my name is daniela and i=B4m lloking for a pattern of a "tunic" style dress to put over my bathing suit. i don=B4t know the name of this but i want something with an "open" work in crochet or...
13 years ago 2