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6 min ago | Patch.com

Knit for a Cause

Teens! Complete 10 hours of community service by knitting a winter scarf to be donated to a local charity. The scarves will be created by knitting/crocheting rectangles in assorted colors, then stitching them together to make one-of-a-kind creations.

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4 hrs ago | Courier News

The turnout at Bridgewater Library was small but dedicated at the Knit-In on Saturday.

These are two of the members of Library Loopers who came to the Knit-in on Saturday to make more purple hats. On Saturday morning, I sat and knitted for a couple of hours, gave a knitting lesson to one librarian and chatted with Lynette, whom I met years ago at a knitting group that used to met a Border's in Bridgewater.

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6 hrs ago | Phillymag.com

Your Fall Just Got a Whole Lot More Crafty: Occasionettea s Workshop is Open

It's hard to believe, but gift-giving season is right around the corner. And whether you've already pounded out your first round of knitted goods or are still doling out apologies about last year's gifts, this can bring on emotions ranging from glee to anxiety.

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9 hrs ago | The Courier

Church group makes blankets for cancer patients

Mary Evans, Emma Jernigan and Tiffany Brandon love sharing their talents to help others. Recently, they donated dozens of beautifully crafted fleece tie-blankets to Saint Mary's Cancer Center to benefit cancer patients undergoing radiation and chemotherapy treatment.

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10 hrs ago | County 10 News

Free festival unites fiber arts vendors and artists Oct. 4 in Riverton

Fiber arts enthusiasts will get a chance to shop and learn about new crafts during a free event October 4, in Riverton. Fiber Fest, sponsored by the Fremont Fiber Arts Guild, will include classes, door prizes, homemade refreshments and vendors from around the state, including Wyoming Wool Works of Dubois.

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14 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

Arm knitting class, Michael Symon on 'Ask This Old House'...

ARM KNITTING CLASS: Ever heard of arm knitting? In this new craft craze, you "cast on" yarn on your arms and knit using only our arms and hands. Try it during an arm knitting workshop from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept.

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15 hrs ago | Mississippi Business Journal

A Stitch in Time - The Southern Needle looks to spark renaissance

A nurse by trade Beverly Anglin opened The Southern Needle as a sort of hybrid retail store/education center in a bid to resurrect a dying art and industry.

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20 hrs ago | Evesham Journal

Pensioner puts knitting skills to use for Dog's Trust

Doreen Emms with some of the blankets she has knitted for the Dog's Trust at Wickhamford and her daughter's rescue dog Hope putting them to good use. A PENSIONER with a passion for pups has been putting her knitting skills to good use to keep dogs in the Vale warm this winter.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Examiner.com

After this Row, a unique tool for every knitter

Knitting can be a very rewarding art. With all the unique patterns and designs that you can create, the ideas are endless.

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Wendy Knits!

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This is Strandwanderer , a pattern designed by Lea Viktoria, and it is, in my opinion, the best use for a skein of Wollmeise that I have ever seen. I think it is brilliant, and I don't think I've seen any similar construction in any patterns\.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Wakefield Express

30th birthday celebrations for Horbury's Spinning Wheel shop

The Spinning Wheel, on Tithe Barn Street, first opened as a textile shop in 1984 and its building has been around since the street was just a dirt path. Its current owner, Julie Tipton, took on the shop in November 2009, having had an interest in knitting and crocheting from a young age.

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Related Topix: West Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, Life, Crochet, Hobbies, Crafts

Fri Sep 12, 2014

OregonLive.com

Flash sale at Twisted; Naked Sheep book giveaway; Lantern Moon Saturday Shop: Knitting events

Twisted is having a flash sale for Facebook friends. So get on Facebook and friend the store ! Then through the end of Friday, Sept.

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Western Gazette

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Local knitters have been flooding into the 'Knit and Natter' sessions organised by Dorset's Douch Family Funeral Directors, causing the creation of more knitting groups. The Knit and Natter Sessions produce bonnets, boots, cardigans and blankets which are donated to the neonatal intensive care units across the country to keep the premature infants warm.

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Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Finger Lakes Fiber Arts Festival

Finger Lakes Fiber Arts Festival Find yarn, tapestry and other fiber Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1rZRthq It's a Fiber Festival weekend at the Hemlock Fairgrounds Sept. 20 and 21 as the Finger Lakes Fiber Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary.

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OregonLive.com

Flash sale at Twisted; Naked Sheep book giveaway; Lantern Moon Saturday Shop: Knitting events

Twisted is having a flash sale for Facebook friends. So get on Facebook and friend the store ! Then through the end of Friday, Sept.

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Western Gazette

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Local knitters have been flooding into the 'Knit and Natter' sessions organised by Dorset's Douch Family Funeral Directors, causing the creation of more knitting groups. The Knit and Natter Sessions produce bonnets, boots, cardigans and blankets which are donated to the neonatal intensive care units across the country to keep the premature infants warm.

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OregonLive.com

Flash sale at Twisted; Naked Sheep book giveaway; Lantern Moon Saturday Shop: Knitting events

Twisted is having a flash sale for Facebook friends. So get on Facebook and friend the store ! Then through the end of Friday, Sept.

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Western Gazette

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Local knitters have been flooding into the 'Knit and Natter' sessions organised by Dorset's Douch Family Funeral Directors, causing the creation of more knitting groups. The Knit and Natter Sessions produce bonnets, boots, cardigans and blankets which are donated to the neonatal intensive care units across the country to keep the premature infants warm.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

TBD.com

Pay it Forward: Project Knitwell

WASHINGTON The pediatric ward at Georgetown Hospital has hints of an underwater theme, with ocean blue walls and squiggly lines that resemble seaweed. There's original art made by the children on the walls too, but that just serves as short-lived distraction; everything that happens there isn't always rosy.

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Whitehaven News

It's a good knit from Rosehill

Members of Rosehill's Messel's Makers group will have their needles at the ready at 3pm tomorrow to begin a marathon 24-hour knitting session. Anne Timpson, manager of Rosehill's Taking Part scheme, said: "Messel's Makers started following a play called Inspector Norse where the production company encouraged the audience to knit the set.

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