Knitting Newswire

Knitting Newswire

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  1. Zacks: CSS Industries Inc (CSS) Given Average Rating of "Strong Buy" by AnalystsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... and Canada. Its craft and gift consumer products include craft ribbons and bows, trims, buttons, sewing patterns, knitting needles, needle arts, kids' crafts, infant products, journals, gift card holders, all occasion boxed greeting cards, ...

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  2. Churchmouse DesignsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | BellaOnline

    "It's very difficult to design a simple-looking garment that fits well, feels great, and becomes your wardrobe staple," notes John Koval, the co-owner of famed Churchmouse Yarns and Teas, the brick-and-mortar shop located on Bainbridge Island, a half-hour's ferry ride from Seattle, Washington. Opened in 2000 by Koval's wife Kit Hutchin, the store has provided a knitting community for both island locals and visitors from the mainland for close to two decades.

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  3. Queen Victoria Museum prepares to be yarn-bombed for Marjorie BlighRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner

    ... up at Ross, and was a foundational member of the Campbell Town Country Women's Association. She was known for her knitting and crocheting, especially using materials that otherwise would have gone to waste, such as old stockings, and won hundreds of ...

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  4. Ammi Midstokke: Knitting season arrives with misguided optimism - Sat, 22 Sep 2018 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Spokesman-Review

    Every season that comes, I sigh with relief at the end of the associated seasonal labor and optimistically plan what I will do with all my free time. Now that my firewood is in, the defunct garden has been ignored into submission, and I've shop-vacuumed most of the live wasps into dust-bag death, I believe knitting season has officially begun.

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  5. Knitting and nattering brings people togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | This Is Lancashire

    The Precious Gems project, based at the UCAN centre on Hatfield Road, has proved so successful that it has attracted 17,000 in funding to expand its Thanks to the large grant the knitting club is planning a two-year scheme which will expand their existing Knit and Natter project. Up to 30 women attend the group, many of whom are isolated, as they face the loss of family and workplace networks.

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  6. Phyllis V. CoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Capital Weekly

    ... families and continued that work until she was 78. Phyllis had many passions; among them were cake decorating, knitting, crocheting and quilt-making. She also loved cooking and would often have her family over for her wonderful dinners. Her kind ...

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  7. Senior menus for Pahrump, Amargosa Valley and BeattyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Pahrump Valley Times

    ... available daily: Thursday - Men's Breakfast meeting, 8:00 a.m.; exercise class, 9:30 a.m.; Rippits (crocheting/knitting), 10 a.m., haircuts, 1-3 p.m.; ballroom dance class, 1-3 p.m.; One percent milk available daily. Meals are served at the Amargosa ...

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  8. Small Illinois town a big deal - literallyRead the original story

    Friday Sep 21 | Daily Journal

    ... you can climb a flight of stairs to stand inside the mailbox. At The Yarn Studio, you'll find the world's largest knitting needles and crochet hook. These two really work, as it were. The Guinness Book of Records people insisted that they be ...

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  9. Handmade: 'Yarn diet' winds down with trip to craft storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Detroit News

    ... when I consider the unused "Shawl in a Cake" yarn I have tucked away, and all the newly-purchased yarn for charity knitting/crocheting, my stash is even larger than when I started my yarn-reduction plan! I'd say, something went wonderfully wrong! My ...

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  10. Hugging patients in lively colors of loveRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 13 | Shirley Oracle

    ... what she hopes hospice patients will get from her creations. Nelson, an 89-year-old member of the Stitchers (a knitting group that meets weekly at the Council on Aging), said she needed something to do and planned on giving the lap robes to anyone ...

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  11. Wool Arts Tour celebrates 35 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    The NH Wool Arts Tour will be celebrating its 35th year on Oct. 6 and Oct. 7, with area tour stops this year in Hancock, Greenfield, Hillsborough and Deering. The free annual fiber tour will include demonstrations of knitting, weaving, dying, spinning, rug hooking, felt making, as well as other fiber-related crafts.

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  12. Calendar0921 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Statesboro Herald

    A KNITTING & Crocheting Club will meet Saturday at 10 a.m. in the Adult Sitting Area of Statesboro Regional Library.

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  13. People, Places and Things: People, Places and Things to Know:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The New York Times

    ... greatest luxury is time for creation. - LESLIE CAMHI Growing up in Zurich with Italian parents and a passion for knitting and crocheting (she made her first sweater at 10), the artist Carmen D'Apollonio always knew she wanted to make beautiful ...

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  14. Diane SearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.

    ... who was devoted to making the meals perfect! Diane was an avid and knowledgeable sports fan. She spent many hours knitting/crocheting while watching sporting events-with the exception of tennis which she detested. She was a rabid OSU football and ...

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  15. Creative crafters show off their goods at Greenpointers Indie MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    ... her hand-knitted goods at the market. Although her company has only been around for two years, she has been knitting for over fifteen years and makes quilts, scarves, hats and other apparel pieces. Dosch said she hadn't sold much during the early ...

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  16. People have been knitting jumpers for chickensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Western Telegraph

    RESCUED hens at Clynfyw care farm, near Boncath, are benefitting from some chicken knitting as wonderful woollies replace their feathers with yarn. The rescued birds sometimes arrive at Clynfyw looking rather hen pecked with missing feathers, a result of living in close confinement with their battery egg laying peers.

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  17. Connectors' chicken knitting saves hens' livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Milford Mercury

    RESCUED hens at Clynfyw care farm, near Boncath, are benefitting from some chicken knitting as wonderful woollies replace their feathers with yarn. The rescued birds sometimes arrive at Clynfyw looking rather hen pecked with missing feathers, a result of living in close confinement with their battery egg laying peers.

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  18. 90-year-old military widow recognized for decades of community serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | KSWO

    ... I was crying and shaking. I'm so grateful for the people," said Nori Kassik. On Friday afternoons Nori teaches knitting and crocheting at the Center for Creative Living and on Saturdays she teaches her craft at Mckenzie's Burgers in Lawton. She also ...

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  19. What's going on in Stonehouse this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ... these much needed hats. This project continues all the year so if you are feeling a bit bored why not pick up those knitting needles and craft a hat? If anyone has any spare wool they would like to donate, please give call 822684 and someone will ...

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  20. Library Lowdown: Sept. 20 to 26, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | The Recorder

    ... by to knit, chat, exchange helpful hints and share ideas. Facilitated by Kathy O'Shea, a graduate of WEBS expert knitting program. 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Fridays. Stories, snacks, crafts, music and movement. For toddlers, preschoolers and their ...

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