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How to temporarily attach glass pieces to crochet project?
Hi, I'm working on a project - a doily of sorts. 9 inches across, white yarn with iridescent crochet cotton. I want to be able to attach several round blue glass "irises" about an inch across, to...
14 years ago 16
 
New BAMBOE circulars
JAY lucky me found /bought 3 sizes of Bamboe circulars ,, mirjam Hi Mirjam congratulations, they seem great. I never tried bamboo ones ,I'm sure I have some Circs but for the life of me I can't...
14 years ago 9
 
OT postings
X-No-Archive:yes A while back, someone mentioned that there were too many OT posts here on RCTY. I doubt it. In this group we come together with an interest in crafting/yarn/knitting/crocheting/etc....
14 years ago 6
 
Casting on Method for knitting
Hi all.. I want to know if there is a good way to cast on without have some stitches looking too loose or too tight?? Plz help me.. I have done one method where I caston by doing a slip knot of one...
14 years ago 12
 
Messages
I subscribe to this group as well as about 10 others using Agent. For some reason, the messages in this group are appearing one after the other instead of the first message showing how many responses...
14 years ago 3
 
was dyeing acrylic yarns is now just dyeing.
Dyeing works differently for each fibre you want to dye. For cotton you need different chemicals than for wool, etc, to make the dye adhere to the fibres. Dyeing with plant materials demands again...
14 years ago 1
 
Att'n Mirjam
OK, I may be really stupid, but I am having serious problems trying to figure out the whole thing that is happening in your part of the world. I did a search for maps of Palestine and Israel. I found...
14 years ago 17
 
Ot Thursday
This is not a good morning at all , The north of Israel is being attacked by the Terror movement that sits over the International recognized border of Israel-Lebanon, the shot missiles on Civilian...
14 years ago 10
 
OT: "The Guiding Light" (soap opera) !!!
Any regular watchers? Anybody get the numbers for Daytime Dollars AND the 'presenter' today? (July 12, '06) I normally catch it every day, but was showing the house when it was on this afternoon. Can...
14 years ago 10
 
Wooly, You Were Right
The Jaywalker is too tight. Frogged the thing, and really don't want to look at the pattern right now, but for future reference, any suggestions on how to make it fit? Do you think a shorter leg would...
14 years ago 20
 
Dye Acrylic Yarn?
I am doing a plastic canvas piece called "Window and Roses" and am having trouble finding a suitable color for my curtains in "my window". Can you dye acrylic yarn? If so, is their some kind of...
14 years ago 22
 
Update on me
Well, I just got out of the hospital. On Wednesday, after I made that post about spiking a fever very early in the morning, I spiked a fever again, about 2 hours before my regularly scheduled doctor's...
14 years ago 9
 
OT: Vacation pictures are up
For anyone who might be interested, I have posted some pics from our recent camping trip to Waterton Lakes National Park in Alberta. Go here: hope you enjoy them! Shelagh Shelagh, Thanks for sharing...
14 years ago 13
 
Joining seams
to rcty group, I have to correct back there were a topic on joining seams.I mentioned a book I have and I need to correct the title of the the time when the post were up about seaming projects I...
14 years ago 1
 
Has anyone.................
ever been to this site. What a cool site for granny squares. Bart It is, isn't it, Bart? Higs, Katherine Yes. I've gotten many patterns from there. Shelagh Thanks bart. I have save the site in my...
14 years ago 5