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2 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

Monitor Board of Contributors: Afghan bride's story shaped by love, learning and courage

On the polished parquet floor of Star's function hall in Hamburg, Germany, a couple moved slowly in rhythm to the music of Afghan singer Bashir Hamdard, "Maida, Maida yar Zeba."

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6 hrs ago | Access Hollywood

Zoe Saldana / Jessica Alba

One easy way to dip my toe into fall trends is with an animal print! I, for one, am so happy that classic leopard and reptile prints are big again this season and luckily I already own quite a few pieces! Instyle suggests incorporating the big trends of the season with what you already own, which is strong style advice.Here, the magazine showcases ... (more)

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Related Topix: Fashion, Fall, Life, Hobbies

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Examiner.com

Knitting projects for the coming fall

As the days grow shorter and the evenings get longer, it is only a matter of time before we all need to start wearing scarves again.

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Mirror.co.uk

The world's woolliest sheep: what can you make from their wool?

Earlier this week, Shaun the sheep shot to fame as he got his first haircut in six years.

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Examiner.com

Knitting fall fashion trends 2014

Fall trends for 2014, according to HuffPost and knitting 's fashion barometer, Vogue Knitting, are capes and ponchos, big and bold, once again.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Fashion, Fall

Runcornandwidnesworld.co.uk

Halton residents express how they feel by knitting

Knitters were asked to do just two rows, representing how they felt each day as part of a 'Knit a Year project.

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OregonLive.com

Naked Sheep back-to-school sale, Pearl Fiber Arts Labor Day Stash Sale: Knitting events

The Naked Sheep Knit Shop is having a back-to-school sale. Buy one class with any teacher and get a second class for half price .

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Portland, OR

Buzzle.com

Step-by-step Instructions to Tie a Slip Knot

A slip knot is a very simple knot that can be undone by a single pull. Check out the step-by-step instructions to tie this knot in this Buzzle article.

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Penarth Times

Knitter appeals for votes for Penarth shop

NOMINATION: Christine Richardson has been nominated for a British Knitting Award for her shop Yarn 'n' Yarns on Cornerswell Road AFTER hitting the right note as an opera singer the owner of a knitting shop in Penarth is appealing for votes to win a national award.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Arts, Opera, Rhondda Cynon Taff County, Wales, Cardiff County, Wales, Vale of Glamorgan County, Wales, Newport City County, Wales

Brooklynian

It is possible to grab the nike air max 2015 running shoes kicks over at any local Nike retailer

The nike air max 2015 , designed by Tinker Hatfield, splashed those colors proudly for the heel and toe, and - ironically enough - put footwear about the higher level of basketball shoes.By knitting the top Nike eliminated both waste and weight, locating a new strategy to put material only where necessary, and doing away with both stitching and ... (more)

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Detroit News

Trendy yarn craft replaces knitting needles with arms

Lynette Halalay grew up spending summer months in St. Louis with her aunt, who taught her what she calls the 'gentle arts' - sewing, embroidery, crocheting and knitting.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Crafts, Sewing, Crochet, Embroidery, Grosse Pointe Park, MI

The Star Online

Senior volunteers to give back

When I first retired I was not sure what to do with myself. My job had kept me traveling out of town every week so I did not have any close friends nor did I belong to any groups or clubs.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Kings Mountain, NC

Courier News

Art festival part of residents' culture at Club ConcordiaArt festival ...

Some 66 Club Concordia residents displayed their artwork at the center's 16th annual art festival on Aug. 27. Categories included photography, painting, quilting, sculpture, three-dimensional, stained glass, woodworking, crochet, knitting and ceramics.

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Related Topix: Concordia, NJ, Photography, Arts, Painting, Life, Woodworking, Hobbies

Cool Hunting

Mirror of Threads Blankets by Emdal Colorknit: The Danish artist...

Designer Signe Emdal has an affinity with the year 1984. That's the year her 1.25-ton German knitting machine was made, as well as the Nikon camera she uses to create patterns from photos.

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Simply Socks Yarn Co. Blog

Two knits and a stitch

I have a few projects to share with you! First a cowl knit by one of you, Susan, in Trekking XXL 6 ply color 1837.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Courier News

And now, let's get Susan's sweater done

And now, let's get Susan's sweater done Monday, I got out Susan's half-finished Linum Tee, from the Summer 2014 edition of Knit Scene.

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HeraldSun.com

The art of - yarn bombing'

In March 2011 the Durham-based Off the Hook Crochet Guild "yarn bombed" Major the Bull, the sculpture in CCB Plaza downtown.

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Related Topix: Durham, NC, Life, Hobbies, Crochet, Libraries, Durham County, NC, Raleigh, NC

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Observer

Noreen A. Kalfas

A Dunkirk area resident for most of her life, Mrs. Kalfas enjoyed knitting, cooking, crocheting and going to lunch.

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Warrington Guardian

Get creative in Fairfield and Howley

Tonight, Tuesday a group for those interested in crafting gets under way where you can learn more about and share skills in sewing, knitting, crochet and other crafts.

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NJ.com

Knitting, Crocheting and Counted Thread Embroidery winners at Hunterdon County 4-H Fair

The Hunterdon County 4-H and Agricultural Fair has announced the following needle crafters have won first place blue ribbons in this year's Knitting, Crocheting and Counted Thread Embroidery Division classes.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Hunterdon County, NJ, Flemington, NJ, Basking Ridge, NJ, Quakertown, NJ, Neshanic Station, NJ

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