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Vogue Shawls on the go errata.
I cannot find the number of skeins used for the Self Striping Shawl pattern on page 26. I have looked on the net and still could not find it. Please help. Dawn0 Found it. Thanks Do
14 years ago 1
 
Knitting blogs
Does anyone else here read any knitting blogs? I haven't found any crochet blogs I like, yet. My bookmarked blogs are Noreen's, Grumperina, Eunny, Two Pointy Sticks and You Knit What. The last post to...
14 years ago 7
 
This is a first
I somehow managed to break a bamboo needle. Not a little 2-mm sock needle, of which I've broken many in bamboo and wood (I keep extra sets to replace the broken ones as I go along), but a 3.75-mm. I...
14 years ago 2
 
Re: OT: North Carolina storms
Thanks. We have had insufferably hot weather, and rain nearly every afternnoon or night. But not too many big storms in my area. But you can see them going across the sky, so something really bad can...
14 years ago 1
 
Red gansey - crummy pic
Here's a crummy pic of the gansey. The pic is crummy because my 7yo digital camera seems to have forgotten what "high resolution" is even with an empty memory card installed. So much of the stitch...
14 years ago 22
 
hedebo stick
I HAVE JUST BOUGHT A HEDEBO STICK AND HALF CONE STICK, DOES ANYONE HAVE ANY IDEA HOW TO USE THEM. I WOULD LOVE AN IDEA. I AM DOING C AND G IN EMBRODIERY. THANKS ALISON see
14 years ago 1
 
Return of the Prodigal.
Howdy fellow crocheters/knitters. I was a member of this forum a couple years ago (I lost my interenet connection in 2004 sometime). I have been away for quite awhile, but am getting back into the...
14 years ago 2
 
very OT: Don's VA appt.
Wanted to let anyone interested know: Don is STILL in remission! December will be two full years, he'll have his last '4 month' appt. then, then will switch to every SIX months during year three....
14 years ago 11
 
Why Stashes?
The Great Yarn Fairy sent me a nice bit of yarn. Why is that ball of yarn precious to me beyond its financial value? I really do not know why I would put so much more effort into planning a knitting...
14 years ago 10
 
super saver burgundy fleck needed, Please.
Friends, I need to purchase 6 skeins Super Saver BURGUNDY FLECK 4376. I need 42 ounces. Please! Hugs & God bless, Dennis & Gail Hi Dennis I looked here; nope. Hope you find it. Michelle Hi Dennis,...
14 years ago 18
 
shocking
rcty, it's shocking ! I knit small for the first time -- ever ... I used a certain _soft_ acrylic yarn to knit up a halter top, and the finished garment looked like it could fit a nine-year-old girl?....
14 years ago
 
available knitting sheath on eBay
I put a knitting sheath with 2 sets of steel DPN on eBay. Aaron On Tue, 01 Aug 2006 23:03:53 GMT, spun a fine yarn ebay is an awfully big place, Aaron, got a link????? Noreen A search using the words...
14 years ago 12
 
Daylight S.E.X.!
Made the mistake of visiting the "new" Hobby Lobby, which is just the old ghetto Hobby Lobby relocated further up the strip mall into a space vacated earlier this year by Mervyn's. Yesterday was the...
14 years ago 1
 
How long is a foot?
Hi All, I'm knitting a pair of socks as a gift for a slender 6 foot tall woman. I don't know how long her foot is and I can't measure her foot or her forearm as she lives quite far from me. I don't...
14 years ago 40
 
Pix of ALKA Faroese UP
Due to my domain(s) transfer, didn't want to chance them at my own gallery, so they're UP @ my blog: Noreen, the shawl is beautiful. I have a couple of shawl books, and when I finish up the two I'm...
14 years ago 6