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Stash enabling coming up
Elann has 100% silk worsted weight yarn on their site today. It looks yummy. Note the link I'm sending will show the prices in Canadian dollars. They can and will price in American if you want. I'm...
13 years ago 4
 
Our Knit-Out
My knitting group held their annual Knit-Out yesterday in the city of Winnipeg, at the historic Forks. granddaughter came along and worked on her knit stitch scarf. The daystarted out cloudy with a...
13 years ago 4
 
acrlic yarn
Hi guys, Am I the only one who uses acrylic yarn? Seems wool yarn is always mentioned in posts. I use acrylic because wool makes me itch, it's cheaper, and it is more readily available in my area....
13 years ago 10
 
Sunday morning
On topic The LYS that asked me early in the summer if I'd be willing to teach some spinning classes has finally gotten around to asking me about scheduling. We agreed yesterday that after Labor Day...
13 years ago 9
 
Re: OT Re: Pondering, Discussing, Traveling Amid and Defending the , Inevitable War - NYT Aug 6 2006 (fwd)
I read this piece in the NY Times Magazine when it came out and thought it was very insightful and thoughtfully written. Judy Thank you Judy i think every frre thinking person should read it and THINK...
13 years ago 3
 
Combining knitting with crocheting
On a future project, I am considering knitting a bedspread afghan with seed stitch and slipping the first stitch on each row in order to have a nice tight stitch to do a crocheted border around the...
13 years ago 3
 
Preconceptions
Grrrr. At "Back to School" day Thursday my son's teacher said (in front of about half of the third grade parents) something like "And we're sure [Woolygrrl] is going to _dress up_ and demonstrate all...
13 years ago 28
 
Re: New picture
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13 years ago
 
Att'n Wooly
Keith just came back from the mail with a soft parcel from you. Thank you so much! I had totally forgotten that you were sending me some homespun. I am now debating if I should knit a hat, a small...
13 years ago 2
 
New picture
Hi all Follow the link to my new "Balloon Bag" made with yarn given away by a "destashing" knitting friend from one of my knitting groups. My granddaughter likes it, so she gets to keep it. It's not...
13 years ago 10
 
OT and a 'little' ON-t...
OT (off topic) Been really busy, showing the house a LOT, and it looks like the first couple, who are very very young, are approved for an FHA loan. Don't know how long it'll all take, so DH and I are...
13 years ago 15
 
Need Patterns
Hello I knit baby sets for those that have nothing and give them away I need some new 3 ply patterns from the old books with the bonnet, booties and jacket or pants with feet in , jacket and touque if...
13 years ago
 
Ot Friday morning
My friday cooking was disturbed with 3 rocket attacks inone hour. Thank God no dead. mirjam Thank God, indeed, Mirjam! Good to see your post. Higs, Katheirne May God continue to be with you1 On Fri,...
13 years ago 7
 
Mohair ideas
Hi I am lots of mohair and would love to start working with it. Does anyone have any ideas of what I can make with it. I keep asking at stores and they tell me to make what I want but what are good...
13 years ago 4
 
OT: yarn I can purchase at Spinrite sale
Hi I figured I would let you know that as of today I am now able to buy 4,000 grams of yarn at the Spinrite sale when we go on the 19th of August. Now my goal is to be able to buy 5,000 grams when I...
13 years ago 1