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sweater pix
Blog: only: Reply to the list as I do not publish an email address to USENET. This practice has cut my spam by more than 95%. Of course, I did have to abandon a perfectly good email account... Very,...
13 years ago 11
 
Looking for Yarn Stores along Fraser Canyon route
Hi... We are about to take a two or three day trip from Vancouver up to Vernon, Kelowna areas. I was wondering if anyone might know of any good yarn stores along the way that would be fun to stop...
13 years ago 2
 
FanListings back UP!
Finally! FanListings are back up and running... however, the databases were lost, and members will have to re-join. Here they are, in no particular order.... I'll also be opening one more 'later':...
13 years ago 2
 
Vogue Knitting Fall06 pattern #5 advice wanted.
I'm looking on advice for how to do the colors changes on the shawl in the Fall 06 issue - #5. I'm well read on the various techniques but not very confident about knowing when to use each approach....
13 years ago 1
 
Trivia
Both on and off-topic: We visited the Rug-Hooking Capital of the World -- Cheticamp on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, and saw some truly amazing concoctions. I'd only seen it done with strips of...
13 years ago 5
 
Alternative knitting
Another way to knit: go to and type in 021734 inthe s=F8g (serch) box at the left. I have a couple sizes of thos , and love to take them in the car to work on. I make hats and scarves from these. Love...
13 years ago 1
 
Gladys is HERE!!!!!
Hello all, I did not stop to thing that Kate is from down under!!! Kate sent me the book all the way from Australia!!!!! Kate I promise you the book will be treasured for a long time. Thank you so...
13 years ago 3
 
A crazy video with knitting
For those of you who don't frequent the Yahoo group, here is a link to a music video on YouTube, that has knitting in it. But not in the way you might think. It's okay for viewing, nothing raunchy in...
13 years ago 5
 
Sweatery goodness
The A$ aran is finished except for darning in ends and blocking. I've got some fair humidity today so I may not block it tonight, but I'll definitely get the ends darned in and take some (crummy)...
13 years ago 4
 
Re: Pattern Copyright Question
Actually, in any country that's a signatory to the Berne Convention, any original work is automatically covered by copyright regardless of any registration. I'm familiar with the US copyright laws and...
13 years ago
 
KOIGU Kersti: evil enabling ;)
Kaleidoscope has a sale, 15 percent off! 're welcome, enjoy! Hugs, Noreen On 9 Sep 2006 20:26:15 +0200, yarnwright spun a fine yarn That link 'broke', trying again: > > Noreen Oh oh oh, BAD Noreen!!...
13 years ago 3
 
Sock heaven
While perusing the Sock Wars forum I clicked on an ad, and wow... Other Kim kimagreenfieldatyahoodotcom Have you heard anything from them yet about starting dates, etc? Higs, Katherine Have you heard...
13 years ago 13
 
What a waste of wool potential
Have to look at this with black humor: a waste (waist?) JJMolvik *LOL* The picture is interesting, but your caption makes it hilarious. Thanks for the laugh this morning! On Sat, 9 Sep 2006 17:59:22...
13 years ago 22
 
Socks Class
I've been in a group of cross stitchers for years, but some of us are migrating away to knitting. I'm going to teach a sock class to two friends, both of whom have seen me knit socks and gotten hooked...
13 years ago 2
 
Re: London/belgravia district: yarn and fabric stores
If you find a wool shop that can afford the rent in Belgravia please let me know .There is no such thing I'm sad to say ... Take the train to Elstree ( the Hollywood of UK ) and by the Church on the...
13 years ago