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JUly FO's
Didn't get much done: 1 pair socks Alka Faroese Shawl. Noreen surprised at herself. dissappointed in herself. On Tue, 1 Aug 2006 10:03:37 -0500, YarnWright spun a fine yarn Pix of ALKA are up @ Wow!...
14 years ago 3
 
Gansey sleeves
Say Aaron, are you planning a classic 7/8 sleeve length for your gansey? I got my first sleeve finished early, though I need to rip the cuff back to the "fast decreases" round and adjust up my stitch...
14 years ago 18
 
OT: Question for those in or around London
Good Day everyone, I need some help from someone who might know: if a couple were going to get married in London, where might they register for wedding gifts? Here in the U.S., I can go to the website...
14 years ago 7
 
Hi Nora
this out. Stella Hi Stella Not Nora, but peeked at it anyway :) I'm now DROOLING over the price on the Bernat Lana....it's $6+ a BALL here, and your flyer shows it at $6 for 6 balls, plus buy three...
14 years ago 4
 
Darlene (Craftkitten)
I saw this and am sure you already know about it, but here it is anyway. It's the flyer (PDF) for the big tent sale in Listowel; wish I lived close enough to go. (sigh) Shelagh Thanks so much for the...
14 years ago 4
 
Need help with pattern knitting directions for a tote
Hi I just received a pattern for The Sheep Tote by Bev Galeskas and was going to town until I reached this: First off you knit the bottom back and forth for 25 rows on size 11 circular needles #24 got...
14 years ago 2
 
Too funny!
just can't see wearing one, but what a hoot! That is funny! Hesira No!!!! That is almost the right shape for a back country hat! You just never tried putting a *cold* nylon parka hood on a bald head!...
14 years ago 17
 
working out the size
So my shirt back , made symultenousely on both sides , comes close to the middle ,, took a shirt that sits well folded it lengthwise , and use it as `pattern`. I will try and finnish the back today so...
14 years ago
 
Knitting in the dark!
Too cool! We could use these in the daylight, too! for crochet: For those of you crafty enough to make your own needles: hadn't even thought you could make dpns on your own! Makes a lot of sense, and...
14 years ago 16
 
Where was Lambtown?
It was hot last week. It was so hot that many of the sheep owners withdrew from Lambtown, and most of the live sheep events were cancled. For example, the Sheep to Shawl used wool out of plastic bags...
14 years ago
 
Yarn Harlot
Surprise! Stephanie for Yarn Harlot fame, included Arizona on her tour. She is one very brave person being from Canada and we had just had a week of temps reaching 120F (48C). She came to city of Mesa...
14 years ago 2
 
New Book for moi
Went to the bookstore the other day, looking for the new book form Yarn Harlot and endied up treating my self to Knitting Vantage Socks by Nancy Bush....lol. Anyone else out there have this? What a...
14 years ago 5
 
July FO's
I don't have any (grin), but would like to start the ball rolling! I do have some WIP's and here they are: - Peacock Feathers Shawl in Interlacements cotton "Floss". Coming along very well. - The...
14 years ago 12
 
Summer SLUMP on rcty
Anybody else besides ME, Dennis and BB noitice that it's slumpier than usual? Summer slumps, YES, we've had them in years past, but THIS year is ridiculous! JM2C Noreen Well you know that it's partly...
14 years ago 25
 
Sunday AM and a surprise phone call last night
Just a quick Sunday AM post: I'm still in the process of fighting with my domain provider, and have made a switch, which is going to take a few days. It's a long boring story as to what my domain...
14 years ago 2