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7 hrs ago | Leamington Spa Courier

Craft Workshops at Dombey & Daughter

Old Town's first Heart-Up shop helped by funds from the Portas Pilots project will hold six-week knitting and crochet courses as part of its May 9 relaunch.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Tallmadge Express

Faith & Religion

Tallmadge United Methodist Church will host its ninth annual golf outing at Maplecrest Golf Club in Brimfield on May 18 at 2 p.m. Golfers are asked to arrive at the course at 1:30 p.m. The $45 cost includes nine holes of golf, prizes, a meal, golf cart and fellowship.

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Related Topix: Tallmadge, OH, Brimfield, OH, Life, Hobbies, Cuyahoga Falls, OH

Cowichan News Leader

Dateline Cowichan: Depression-stalled Paldi mill starts work

Sylvestra Modeste of Duncan, one of the best of the Cowichan knitters, goes over some lumpy yarn to make it smooth for knitting Cowichan sweaters.

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WLBT-TV Jackson

Sewing for Stress Relief

Do you like to sew? Perhaps you tried crocheting as a child but never liked it. It could be that Aunt Grace tried to teach you how to hem handkerchiefs but you never caught on.

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Related Topix: Life, Sewing, Hobbies, Crochet

Hispanic Business

Q + A

"Out of Hand: Materializing the Postdigital," on view at the , is a wondrous gathering of objects, including a diamond and sapphire necklace based on fractals, a couch that embodies the designer's brainwave pattern, and a monumental outdoor sculpture by , whose sculptures created with a computer-assisted design program and rapid prototyping were ... (more)

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

IcChuddersfield

Wonderful warehouse of craft history in our midst

It is an archive of all things related to these crafts, from the oldest piece of knitwear - an 1826 night cap that belonged to the jauntily-named Captain Tweedie - to the work of modern designers such as Kaffe Fassett, a patron of the guild But take a peek inside and the warehouse turns out to be nothing short of a national treasure - home to a ... (more)

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OregonLive.com

Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival; sale at Angelika's Yarn Store: Knitting events

The Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival in Hood River kicks off Friday, April 18 , and runs through Sunday, April 20 .

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Hood River, OR, Crafts, Portland, OR

Wired

3-D Printed Fabrics Turn Body Suit Into a Wearable MP3 Player

Akkersdijk is more than a critic and has designed a product that attempts to illustrate his vision for what truly wearable technology containing Wifi, GPS, NFC, and Bluetooth components that turns wearers into walking access points to the web.

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Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Wireless, Emerging Technology, Bluetooth, Life, Hobbies, iPhone

IcNetwork

Knitting nana has Kylie and Kate Middleton in stitches

An elderly lady asked the young pair if they would like to get into a nearby parked white van with a "scruffy" man inside Former X Factor stars Rhydian Roberts and Lucie Jones are set to strike a chord with Welsh rugby fans this Easter Sunday when they perform at Judgement Day II Denise Salway has already created woolly Lords of the Rings ... (more)

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Prince William, Royal Wedding, Dance, Kylie Minogue, Pop/Rock, World News, Vale of Glamorgan County, Wales, Bridgend County, Wales, United Kingdom

Courier News

The blue prayer shawl is almost finished

I took this vacation week at home to reduce the stress in my life, and it seems to be working.

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Bournemouth Echo

Knitting for Africa - " the pensioners making a difference to those in need

A CRACK team of knitting pensioners have fashioned a set of intricately crafted blankets in aid of African people in need.

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Mt. Airy News

Farm Fest organizers seek vendors, parade participants

Downtown Mount Airy's Mayberry Farm Fest is seeking craft vendors and those interested in providing demonstrations/exhibits to participate in the event on May 17 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., as well as participants for the popular Tractor Parade on May 16 at 6 p.m. Farm Fest is a celebration of all things agriculture and a way to celebrate the area's ... (more)

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Detroit News

Real estate developer builds skills as a knitter

The Socra Tea Knitters include Diane Van Buren, left, Patty McNeill, Casey McNeill and Emily Henson.

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Newsday

Chick knit plea response 'fantastic'

An appeal by a children's hospice for knitted chicks has seen it receive an "unexpected" flock of around 6,300.

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OregonLive.com

Northwest Wools celebrates its past, and its future

Northwest Wools is throwing a party 6-9 p.m. Friday, May 2 , and the store's owners want you there.

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Hereford Times

Easter fun at Knighton Market

LAST Saturday at Knighton Community Market, Easter was celebrated with a host of special attractions to appeal to the whole family.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Crafts, Berkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Dallas Observer

17 Awesome Things to Do in Dallas, April 17-20

Let's talk about this week. It's been a long one. Work has dragged on with sluggish despair and now all you're waiting for is 5p.m. on Friday when can park yourself in front of a strong whisky.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

This is Wiltshire

Lottery cash set to boost community

A new knitting group has established in the railway village as part of a community building effort.

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Wendy Knits!

Happy Birthday, Loki

In honor of Loki's birthday I am having a pattern sale: all of my patterns available for sale on Ravelry will be 40% off through the end of April if you use the coupon code LOKI when you check out.

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The Williams Lake Tribune

Knitting for a celebration

Some people in the community have started meeting on Thursday afternoons around 4 p.m. to knit and crochet together for the lakecity's Yarnbombing Project spearheaded by local artists to help the city celebate its 85th anniversary this summer.

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