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Bangor Daily News
Knitting and felting help keep Orrington women in stitches
Using a circular needle, knitter Phyllis Michaud of Orrington works on the collar of a childA's sweater, a special order that she is knitting for one of her customers.
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Volunteer opportunities for March 10
Family Support Center operates the largest homeless family shelter in Thurston County, and it needs overnight hosts from 7 p.m.-7 a.m. Volunteers receive three hours of training with staff, always host with another volunteer, and have direct access to staff via phone.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Krochet Kids knits together sustainable jobs
In Uganda and Peru, a team of lifelong friends is turning a love of crocheting into jobs for impoverished women.
Library hosts Yarn-a-Bit Club, intro to computers, green cleaning class
Yarn-a-Bit Club: Whether you are a beginning stitcher or advanced yarn spinner, join the knitting and crochet club 7-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 11 at the Prairie West Branch Library.
One in eight women, 12 % of women in the US will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of their lifetime.
Steeking is scary
Steeking is a method of cutting your knitting so you can add a button band or a zipper to your knitting.
I can't get away from the dolls
I was too busy on Saturday to knit much. In fact, I don't think I knitted at all.
The Artful Shopper: Knitting, needlepoint at boutique
Talking shop with Pati Kujawa, owner of Geez Leweez in Fort Myers. Where does the name come from? It's a term I used to use all the time when my kids were growing up.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
The price for the pattern is$3.00 through March 15, 2014, after which it will go up to the regular price of $5.00.
Knitting and Weaving
Greetings all! This is my first diary for What Are You Working On Today and my first diary on DailyKos, any constructive criticism is welcome.
Scarves for sculptures: Yarn bombers decorate Naperville statues
In case it has escaped your notice, public art pieces all over town have been bundled up against the elements with hand-knitted scarves.
Helston 'Knitting Flora Day' project takes shape
Helston Museum is well and truly getting down to the "knitty" gritty of preparing for Flora Day now, with their knitting project coming on apace.
Somerset County Gazette
Celia Alison and Gloria Taylor with some of their blankets.
A GRAN who started knitting blankets to keep her family warm has kept her needles clicking away to help animal charities.
The Town Talk
Inmate arts program inspires pride
Corrections officer Diane Speas teaches a painting technique during a meeting of the Leelanau County Inmate Art Project in Suttons Bay, Mich.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Northwest Florida Daily News
Not your grandma's knitting'
"First thing you have to know is this is not your grandma's knitting," said Ellen Dixon, owner of Unwind, The Yarn Shop in downtown Fort Walton Beach.
"Crochet" tome goes easy on the retinas, but works the biceps
Encyclopedic knitting books used to have the heavy-duty shelves in bookstores all to themselves.
This is how my mind works after knitting for so long
Last week, a reader sent me photos of a project that her mother-in-law had knitted.
Volunteers needed for Alzheimer's Society
Stony Stratford: Volunteers are needed to support the Alzheimer's Society's popular Art & Craft Group in Stony Stratford on a Tuesday morning.
Craven Herald: Tania Ashby and Michelle Harrison with some of the knitwear and stationery gifts
The image of a bumble bee with a handmade knitted heart, which could be removed, and the words "I Love Skipton" were the work of Michelle Harrison and Tania Ashby.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
April 2014 Events at the Voorhees Branch Library
Call for registration at Voorhees or register online at http://www.camdencountylibrary.org/events Adult and Family Programs April 2014 Adult Anime and Manga Club Ages 16 to adult Tuesday, April 1, 6 p.m. Share some snacks while we will talk about your favorite anime stories and characters and watch the newest series.