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What did the one-armed sweater say
To the knitter? "Finish me, damn you!" I have a sweater with one finished sleeve and one 3/4 sleeve. The sweater also needs a neckband, but it looks like a sweater now. Give me another 3-4 days at the...
13 years ago 2
 
OT OOOOOO empty place
This Ng is Empty ? mirjam I don't know where they are, Mirjam. I'm going into the living room to watch the U.S. Open tennis matches (assuming it's not raining in New York), and work on my socks....
13 years ago 20
 
Interesting Information about Crochet?
Every Wednesday at work one person will present an interest or hobby of theirs to the rest of us. It's just a fun thing for us to get together and do. I want to tell everyone about crochet, but I need...
13 years ago 2
 
London/belgravia district: yarn and fabric stores
We too are in London 13 september-18th. we are staying on Kinnerton Street in belgravia! any suggestions about yarn and fabric (general, epecially dupioni silk) stores in the vicinity? it has been...
13 years ago 6
 
Pattern Copyright Question
I am thinking about making an instructional DVD for crocheting, mainly just for fun, but maybe I can sell a few copies. Of course I will show how to do the basic stitches and things. But I am...
13 years ago 3
 
Knitting-crochet block
For over a week I have not been willing to pick up a crochet hook or knitting needle. I have not did any more practice with the knitting sheath. Any one else ever get these blocks like this. I just...
13 years ago 14
 
that FO, pic: and my batteries were dying as I shot it...
Up on my blog: if you just want the pic: Noreen, you work fast and nice! Congratulations with the new Poncho!!!! AUD ;-)) Great job! I left a message on your blog! Hugs, Hesira >> Noreen
13 years ago 2
 
Re: Ot A mango a day will be ok
The trots means, if I'm not mistaken, for some any way, you'll be in the bathroom, if you know what I mean. Some foods just go right thru them. Carol In WI On Sun, 03 Sep 2006 20:16:21 GMT, Carol spun...
13 years ago 8
 
Book destash
Okay, I'm in the process of going through everything that I had to move into my kitchen so the floor installers could do their job and give me nice new wood floors (which I absolutely love but now...
13 years ago 12
 
Noree, i think you knit very fast
Noreen how do you finnish your knitting so fast ???? every several days you finnish something ,, WONDERFUL i admire that . mirjam She obviously doesn't have three kids in need of near-constant...
13 years ago 3
 
Substitute for Butterfly cotton yarn?
I found a really neat vest pattern (locally designed) in the Loop Cafe & Crafts in Halifax, NS, and began grabbing skeins of Butterfly, only to see that it was $12/skein and the proprietor said I'd...
13 years ago 12
 
Sunday Morning
Not much has changed here. I found a 16" bamboo circular to make my Aran's sleeves on. I will have to change to DPNs shortly but I think I can handle it now. Still spinning froghair to be turned into...
13 years ago 7
 
Belated Anniversary Wishes
For Nora and Tom I'm late with this as Naughty Nora didn't tell me til today.. But all the same thought I'd alert everyone to it. Higz Cher Many, many more years Nora & Tom. Hugs & God bless, Dennis &...
13 years ago 5
 
Re: Anyone know why this book is so expensive?
On Fri, 1 Sep 2006 22:11:14 -0500, "Georgia" spewed forth : I couldn't agree more. Add Maggie's "Sweater Design in Plain English" and Elizabeth's "Knitting Workshop" and you have my four...
13 years ago
 
another FO
Easy Lace Poncho from Knitting Pure and Simple ()Pic tomorrow or Sunday, it's blocking as I On 2 Sep 2006 04:49:34 +0200, yarnwright spun a fine yarn too busy to get a pic up, but it's done, already...
13 years ago 3