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Yarn Credit Cards Represent Unraveling Global Economy - My ...

Yarn Credit Cards Represent Unraveling Global Economy - My ... | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Artist Dimitri Tsykalov created these knitted credit cards from yarn, which were displayed in a show called Money at Galerie Rabouan Moussion.
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Passing on a Love of Crochet, Needlepoint, and Other Crafts - LifeGoesStrong

Passing on a Love of Crochet, Needlepoint, and Other Crafts - LifeGoesStrong | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
LifeGoesStrongPassing on a Love of Crochet, Needlepoint, and Other CraftsLifeGoesStrongAs a pre-teen, I was selling crochet stuffed animals at a consignment store.
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The Nearsighted Owl: Giveaway: Knitting Project Bag from ...

The Nearsighted Owl: Giveaway: Knitting Project Bag from ... | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
The best bio anyone ever gave me was, "You're the girl who knits sci-fi blankets." While it's not all-encompassing, it hits on many of my favorite things: knitting, marathon Dr. Who watching, and snuggling down with a good ...
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Teach Mentor Texts: Extra Yarn

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Extra Yarn. Title: Extra Yarn Author: Mac Barnett Illustrator: Jon Klassen Publisher: Balzer + Bray Publication Date: January 17, 2012. Genre/Format: Fiction - Mild Fantasy/Picture Book GoodReads Summary: This looks like an ...
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New yarn has arrived!! « Peacefully Knitting

New yarn has arrived!! « Peacefully Knitting | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
I get quite giddy when I receive new yarn in the mail and this week has been no exception to that rule! Now I know you all are shaking your heads at me and telling me “you've got to be joking, you just created a mini shop in ...
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Needle in the Groove – How Knitting Has Made Fashion Funky ...

Knitting is a sociable hobby. Join a knitting group, and get funky with the needles on a Friday evening. There's nothing quite like some time in with a bunch of like minded needle throwers and a brace of bottles of wine to have ...
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Pretty Projects: Crochet Update.

Pretty Projects: Crochet Update. | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
We did a lot of visiting and doctor's appointments and general sitting around while we got ready to move so I started a new blanket, even though I'm currently working on two others.
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new yarn | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

new yarn | Flickr - Photo Sharing! | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
new yarn. ... Is it thinner than the butterscotch colour yarn? the enchanted pumpkin (8 hours ago). it looks the same..so it should work :). By the enchanted pumpkin susy+ Add Contact. This photo was taken 6 hours ago using a ...
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The Joy of Spinning! | graceandjacobstudio

The Joy of Spinning! | graceandjacobstudio | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Spinning is very important to us at Grace and Jacob. Since setting up our spinning group over a year ago we have shown over fifteen people how to drop spindle and converted them to the cause. In a city like York we often ...
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Homemade Sophistication: Another yarn shop - Anna's Yarn Shoppe

Homemade Sophistication: Another yarn shop - Anna's Yarn Shoppe | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
yarn shop and it's not because of the spelling of shop. Anna's Yarn Shoppe in Elk Grove, California is the perfect, quaint yarn shop for the fellow crafter. When I first arrived at the shop I found that there was so much to look at ...
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Openings on Senior Advisory Board - Chanhassen Villager

Openings on Senior Advisory Board - Chanhassen Villager | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Openings on Senior Advisory BoardChanhassen VillagerYarn donations are welcome. The group is also accepting new or good quality skeins of yarn for projects.
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Knitting Yarn Looks at Knit Geometry | KnittingYarn.com

Knitting Yarn Looks at Knit Geometry | KnittingYarn.com | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Knitting Yarn features knitting patterns highlighting geometric patterns.
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Free Patterns | Mama O Knits Too Much

Free Patterns | Mama O Knits Too Much | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Free things for you! I've been working on adding patterns and goodies to my Ravelry store and CafePress shops for CraftLit and WWMDfK?. There's always mor...
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Cinema Knit-along with Craft Club - BBC News

Cinema Knit-along with Craft Club - BBC News | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
BBC NewsCinema Knit-along with Craft ClubBBC NewsCome along to Cinema Knit-along with Craft Club. Learn how to finger knit with skilled volunteers and watch our specially commissioned animated film!
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Stitch Story: Contemplating Yarn Storage Ideas

Stitch Story: Contemplating Yarn Storage Ideas | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Although I have had a studio space for a while, I still store my yarn in Ikea cardboard boxes that I keep up above my wardrobe cupboard. Not ideal as I can't see what is inside, and I keep pulling the wrong boxes down!
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Project planning with handspun yarn: baby vests » Knit Picks Blog

Project planning with handspun yarn: baby vests » Knit Picks Blog | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
When I first started knitting with my handspun yarn, I can't tell you how many times I've wished for a magical label marked with yarn weight, recommended needle size, yardage, and washing instructions.
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K-Line: Can You Believe I'm Knitting Something?

K-Line: Can You Believe I'm Knitting Something? | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Can You Believe I'm Knitting Something? I can tell you about this project cuz my mother only reads my blog 3 times a year, when I remind her of the address and act slightly offended. At Xmas, just after I made the Glen Haven ...
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Nike's Newest Technology Takes Knitting To A Whole New Level (PHOTOS x VIDEO) - Global Grind

Nike's Newest Technology Takes Knitting To A Whole New Level (PHOTOS x VIDEO) - Global Grind | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Global GrindNike's Newest Technology Takes Knitting To A Whole New Level (PHOTOS x VIDEO)Global GrindNike engineered knit for performance to create running footwear that features only the essentials.
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New Tatting 94 Tatted Egg Covers at Murphy's Designs - Embroidery Daily News

New Tatting 94 Tatted Egg Covers at Murphy's Designs - Embroidery Daily News | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Free-standing tatted egg covers done in the hoop. Instructions included. Some are done with crystals. 3 sizes. All designs are delivered as email attachment in Zip file. Join my newsletter to find out when I have new designs and exclusive offers.
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How to Crochet Slippers

Learn how to crochet slippers with this easy to follow tutorial. Embellish your finished slippers with buttons, flowers or anything you wish.
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Yarn bombing hits Carrboro - The Carrboro Citizen

Yarn bombing hits Carrboro - The Carrboro Citizen | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
The Carrboro CitizenYarn bombing hits CarrboroThe Carrboro CitizenBy Staff By Rose Laudicina The term “yarn bombing” invokes images of brightly colored balls of yarn falling from the sky, unraveling over buildings and sidewalks, covering the metal,...
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Yarn Distraction

Yarn Distraction | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
As some of you may have noticed, I've been dying a lot of yarn recently. Sometimes it's really hard to put the skeins up for sale. I want to play with them all!
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Patchwork bag for yarn projects · Quilting | CraftGossip.com

Patchwork bag for yarn projects · Quilting | CraftGossip.com | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Knitters, Tamiko shows you how to make this patchwork bag to hold your yarn. She says it's large enough for a small project, plus will keep your kitty helper out. Get the know-how. Image credit: Patchwork Notes.
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Contemplating Change: finished Fair Isle knitting

Contemplating Change: finished Fair Isle knitting | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
finished Fair Isle knitting. Finally finished,. after almost a year of intermittent knitting. the waistcoat is done. I like the colours, the fair isle patterns, the ribbing and the pockets.
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Craft Tutorials Galore at Crafter-holic!: My Knitting Series - Lesson 1

Craft Tutorials Galore at Crafter-holic!: My Knitting Series - Lesson 1 | Fiber Arts | Scoop.it
Knitting Lesson 1: Long-tail casting on. I hope you find it useful, and remember you can find all of the videos together on this page. I'll try and post a new video every 3 or 4 days. Let me know if I can improve my videos - I've not ...
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