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OT: (Sort of) Silly Putty
in my wool rug. Silly Putty site says WD 40 & rubbing alcohol. I've also read: peanut butter, Goo Be Gone, Goof Off, Ice, Dry Cleaning Fluid, etc. My question is, does anyone know how wool would react...
13 years ago 3
 
Leverage, indeed
Aaron threatened to send me some leverage, and he did indeed! A set of pins long enough to knit a tent on, and a smaller set for socks, plus a very nice hand-carved knitting sheath. I guess I'll have...
13 years ago 6
 
Heh heh heh
I just picked up an Absolutely Fabulous throw kit (Colinette; yummy yarns!) to make for a friend's wedding. As if the lace shawl, cardigan, and socks on needles aren't enough WIPs The Other Kim...
13 years ago
 
Ot Ot wensday
Hall all , today we were kept running from very early ,,, thus i was very happy that i had some pre cooked food ,,,, But it seemed that Haifa had some `dates` today. Spoke with my friend in Kfar...
13 years ago 12
 
Off Topic/On Topic - Primary Election Day in Connecticut
It's Democratic Primary Election Day here in Connecticut with all the buzz of a national election due to the Lieberman/Lamont primary. The Page One headlines of the three daily papers which arrive on...
14 years ago
 
ATT- MIRJAM
Mails bouncing back! Are you alright? I hope she is ok too. Pam-Doggirl3 My site: ""blindness relate learning. For sighted & blind."" Good morning i am ok could sleep a bit more , but that is `normal`...
14 years ago 4
 
KnitPicks.com?
I just placed my first order with knickpicks because I couldn't resist the pricing for some of their yarns. Has anyone ordered from them before and if so, how was the quality? The prices seem very low...
14 years ago 16
 
Anybody home ?
I'm here, Mirjam. and glad to be reading from you. Even a short post gives me a sense of relief. Higs, Katherine Hi Mirjam, I'm here also. How are you doing today? My kids are coming home from a long...
14 years ago 22
 
MH-Type Metallic Yarn
MH-Type Metallic Yarn M-type metallic yarn(1/100 , 12 micron)supported by 75D polyester filament yarn or 70d nylon yarn. Colors: silver,gold, brown, blue, green,pink, purple, red, rainbow,...
14 years ago
 
M-type Metallic Yarn
M-type Metallic Yarn Width:1/32,1/50,1/69,1/85,1/100, 1mm,2mm Thickness:12u,15u,25u,38u,50u Colors: Silver,Gold, Brown, Blue, Green, Pink, Purple, Red, Rainbow/pearl, Multi-color, Fluorescent,...
14 years ago
 
The details of Metallic Yarn and Lurex
Colors: Silver,Gold, Brown, Blue, Green, Pink, Purple, Red, Rainbow/pearl, Multi-color, Fluorescent, Transparent, etc. M-type Width:1/32,1/50,1/69,1/85,1/100, 1mm Thickness: 12u,15u,25u,38u,50u...
14 years ago
 
this yarn needs a pattern/plan--please help!
Hi, This skein needs a plan/pattern. It's provenance is unknown, but the label says: Scoured Donegal Homespun Made in Ireland for Tahki Imports Net wt when packed 4 ozs, 113.4 grs Approx 425 yards...
14 years ago 1
 
Hello!!! Back a bit earlier this year..
Hi all of you! I came home two days ago, and now I am near to normal! LOL! July 31. DH left holiday by plain to go to our "homely regional hospital" for heart examination, and then the doctors would...
14 years ago 3
 
Good Sunday Morning
Hi Wanted to wish everyone a good Sunday morning. It's 10:30 here and it's suppose to be nice and sunny. Today I think I will be spending most of my day inside as I ended up getting a sunburn...
14 years ago 12
 
OT: Home from Vacation
Hello RCTYers! We are back from our trip to Tacoma, Washington. Sure enjoyed the coolers temperatures (70's) there (versus near 100's here at home), but we are very glad to be back at home. Today will...
14 years ago 2