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Re: Yarn Diet
Posted by: KT (IP Logged)
Date: March 31, 2009 08:11PM

Marian --

I have been using stash to knit for charity -- I used 6 skeins of 6-ply sock yarn to make 6 pairs of fingerless mitts. And I've got a giant skein of yarn I got from Joann's that should make 4-5 pairs of slippers and I have some tough acrylics that I use to make cage cozies for shelter animals.

Unfortunately, every time I move a couple of skeins of yarn that way I go and treat myself to 10 more. <G> I'm in the middle of making an afghan for my daughter's equestrian drill team to raffle off at their next Regimental Meet the end of May. I wanted it in the group colors of Turqoise, black and silver. Obviously not in my stash -- finally settled with Plymouth Encore which had the turqoise and black but the grey I got looks more pewter than silver. Oh well. Now WEBS says they have Encore on sale and I'm tempted to get more -- don't know what for but the price looks so good.

Like JJKnitter, I am a yarn addict!



Subject Written By Posted
  Yarn Diet KT 03/31/2009 06:14PM
  Re: Yarn Diet JJKnitter 03/31/2009 07:03PM
  Re: Yarn Diet knittingmom 03/31/2009 07:27PM
  Re: Yarn Diet KT 03/31/2009 08:11PM
  Re: Yarn Diet knittingmom 03/31/2009 08:48PM
  Re: yarn - donate! craftsman 03/31/2009 10:34PM
  Re: Yarn Diet Alex 04/01/2009 08:42AM
  Re: Yarn Diet KT 04/01/2009 12:24PM
  Re: Yarn Diet Alex 04/01/2009 11:34PM
  Re: Yarn Diet KT 04/06/2009 07:14PM
  Re: Yarn Diet KT 04/08/2009 12:53PM


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