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Looking for Soft Creations yarn by TMA or info about co. by [email protected]
I just recently bought a storage unit full of nothing but all kind of Yarns and I have a couple of bags of this yarn you're asking about self creations the lady who owned the storage unit must have owned her own shop I have several unfinished dresses for girls and several unfinished sweaters for...
February 9th 19 02:54 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Looking for Pirjo! by BB[_2_]
I received such a wonderful surprise in the mail from a very sweet lady! Pirjo! I'm so happy you remember me. I wanted to make sure you know it arrived before I can send a thank you note to you. I was so happy to hear from you :) Betty
November 30th 18 11:17 PM
by mysteryknitter Go to last post
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Magic Crochet Magazine - April 1999 Issue by [email protected]
Ive been wondering if magic crochet still exists?? My mom always got them, but they stopped coming years ago, I like to make the dailies from the older magazines
March 29th 18 09:00 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Swedish Weaving (again) by [email protected]
The online groups may have dispersed to other places - maybe Facebook. SW is also known as 'huck' - but is done with yarn on Monk's cloth 7 stitches per inch with a blunt needle or flat bobkin, while huck is done with floss or perle cotton and a blunt needle on Aida or huck fabric. Both are...
March 19th 18 02:04 AM
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thrum mitts....need help from Newfies pls. by [email protected]
On Monday, December 11, 1995 at 4:30:00 AM UTC-3:30, Denise Jameson wrote: In Canadian Living Magazine dated Oct. 93 there was a pattern for thrum mitts (which I have). My problem is getting the carded fleece called for. These mitts are great and I wondered if anyone would know of an...
August 16th 17 11:50 PM
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Lyscordet by Warren
Hi I recently bought a book of lyscordet/silky pattern book and have found the chatter very useful, having already made garment from book in a double cotton just working to the sizing I wanted I wanted. --
August 5th 17 03:44 AM
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Unger Fluffy Yarn by Susan Barra
I am looking for Unger Fluffy yarn color 419. I started a project only to run out of yarn. I'm not terribly worried about dye lot if i can match the color.
November 23rd 16 03:55 PM
by Nyssa[_2_] Go to last post
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Lee Ward's crochet hooks (restoration query) by [email protected]
Use steel wool on them for the rust and then dip them in tarnex...it worked for me ..on my old lee's hooks that were given to me also.m
August 30th 16 02:19 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Finnish/Sami knitting patterns by Sarah Carter
Does anyone know where I could get Finnish or Sami knitting patterns = which=20 could be delivered to the UK. In particular I am looking for mitten = patterns.=20 (hopefully in English, but if not Finnish would be fine) Sarah --=20
February 23rd 16 07:08 PM
by Julia in MN[_5_] Go to last post
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crocheted Nativity set by Maine-iac Rose
If anyone is interested, I have a crocheted pattern for a nativity scene. About 11 pages of instructions, so that is the whole thing. I will email it only, free. If you can not receive attachments in e-mail, I can put it up on a web page so that you can print it out yourself. But please bear with...
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July 22nd 15 07:44 PM
by butterweed[_2_] Go to last post
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Yarn crafts and depression by red rose
Does anyone here knit, crochet, etc when they are feeling down in the dumps and if so do you find it helps to lift your spirits?
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May 12th 15 02:07 PM
by mysteryknitter Go to last post
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Translate Dutch knitting pattern to English by [email protected]
Hi, Does anyone on here speak/read Dutch? I have a cute bunny sweater pattern I want to make, but it's written in Dutch. I have tried to google translate, but it comes out jumbled. There are knitting short form abbreviation that I can not for the life of me figure out. I have googled them with...
April 29th 15 01:14 PM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Tapimatic rug machine by Mike Heilman
Hello Does anyone out there know a source for the backing needed for the Tapimatic rug making machine? It is a type of latch hook backing with a double mesh, 3.3 holes. It has to be double mesh. The Zweigert mesh I tried did not work. I would really like to be able to use the machine....
February 26th 15 08:44 PM
by Flash Go to last post
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Left handed crocheter by [email protected]
On Sunday, September 9, 2001 9:29:58 AM UTC-4, Robin wrote: Could anyone or does anyone have a left handed crochet learning book ? Could anyone teach a left hander how to crochet? I already know the basic stitch but that's it. Thanks in advance Robin
December 26th 14 04:46 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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what is the equivalent of Twilleys featherlight yarn by Coseley Farmer
I have an old but lovely crochet pattern that uses Twilleys featherlight yarn - what can I use instead? --
November 18th 14 05:44 AM
by Coseley Farmer Go to last post
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Anyone have a pattern for "trigger" mittens? by [email protected]
On Saturday, December 2, 1995 3:00:00 AM UTC-5, wrote: I thought I would mention in general - I have a copy of "marksman" mittens from WWII (kind of sad when you think about it). I sent a copy of today, but if anyone else wants a copy just e-mail me your smail address and...
July 29th 14 03:23 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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self patterned yarn by JUne Hubatsek
Making 3 baby sweaters in a yarn which has lovely mixtire of colors and is a self patterning almost flower like pattern. I believe it is Berocco but I would take another of the same ytpe-if I can find one. Thank you. --
May 30th 14 01:44 AM
by JUne Hubatsek Go to last post
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ISO Scheepjes Noorsewol extra--HELP! by bk
On Monday, February 21, 2000 3:00:00 AM UTC-5, Ma Zeppa wrote: I believe this yarn company, Scheepjes, is from Holland, and may have changed ownership and be out of business. Meanwhile I just started a project with some (color 1718) and would love to find a skein or two. If anyone knows of...
May 26th 14 02:42 AM
by bk Go to last post
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Looking for baby alpaca yarn by Joan Erickson
Hi, Several years ago I purchased some yarn. I finally found a pattern to use with it and have found I need more than what I got. I contacted the company and they replied they discontinued this line of yarn several years ago. They sent me a list of stores who had purchased it and I'm...
April 16th 14 06:12 PM
by Joan Erickson Go to last post
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Need help with translating this pattern in German by NKM
Hi, Came across this beautiful pattern. But since it's in German, it means nothing to me. I live in UK and hence when anyone kindly offers to translate it for me, can you please mention which crochet terminilogy you are using - US or UK or some other..... Many thanks in advance for your help!
March 29th 14 09:17 PM
by Carey N. Go to last post
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