Knitting Newswire (Page 5)

Knitting Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Knitting. (Page 5)

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  1. Knitted Toys, Bags, Pillows & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | Martha Stewart

    ... a cross with very short arms that are then folded down and stitched to make the corners. You'll want to take your knitting projects with you everywhere, and for that you'll need a useful bag. This one has a smooth wool-felt interior (so needles ...

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  2. These Charming Knit Letters Come With a Special True StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2017 | Martha Stewart

    ... school or pursue an activity she enjoyed. That's how GonzA lez discovered "tricotin," otherwise known as spool knitting and found happiness in doing something she loved - a creative hobby that had no language barrier. Using the spool knitting ...

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  3. How to Make a Lace ShawlRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | Martha Stewart

    Working with lace knitting patterns is like switching from hot coffee to iced lattes, from flats to sandals, from wool to linen. It's so much fun to move into something lighter and airier for spring and summer.

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  4. Choosing Knitting YarnRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Martha Stewart

    ... complicated stitchwork. It has great drape, however it is inelastic and prone to splitting in the middle of your knitting. Due to its superb quality, this is a true luxury yarn. Softness actually improves with wear. Because of its superior ...

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  5. Regina charity calling for yarn donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | CBC News

    ... 1,000 items a month "It is nice to sit down and know that you can knit for a couple of hours or you can take your knitting and socialize for a couple of hours, and you can come up with something that's neat and creative and that you know is going to ...

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  6. 15 Charming Patterns and ProjectsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 6 | Martha Stewart

    You have everything you need to take on a new knitting project: a pair of needles, several skeins of yarn. Now all you need is a brilliant idea! Here are some ideas for inspiration.

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  7. Snuggly ShawlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | Martha Stewart

    ... across to last 3 stitches, make 1 left, purl 1, knit 1, slip last stitch as if to purl with yarn in front. Continue knitting rows 5 and 6 until you have 179 stitches (60 inches) on the needle. On next right-side row, cast off loosely. Using a ...

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  8. London College of Fashion Spotlights MA Men's Wear CollectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... collar. Xu Bo worked with rayon raffia yarn and constructed his garments using fringing, hand-weaving, crochet and knitting. A silvery gray woven overcoat was worn with knitted top and silky trousers. Bo teamed with Dinu Bodiciu on hats.

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  9. Easy Knitting PatternsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 6 | Martha Stewart

    When the weather outside is snowy and blustery, the best remedy for cabin fever is picking up a new project. Curl up with a pair of needles and a spool of yarn, and try your hand at one of these easy knitting ideas!

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  10. Gosh, Yarn It! How to Stitch Together an Awesome Knitting PartyRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 6 | Martha Stewart

    Get out your knitting needles and invite your crafting buds over for a celebration that'll knock your hand-knit socks off.

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  11. Forest Hall School students in Stansted knit bonding squares for mums and babiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Saffron Walden Reporter

    ... other goes to the baby. Then, each day, they swap and their scents help with the bonding process. "We have students knitting and weaving squares during their lunch breaks and mums, nans and members of staff are knitting them at home so the whole ...

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  12. Calling All Knitters! These Animal Toys Can be Made for Children Affected by Hurricane HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | Martha Stewart

    It is not unusual for avid knitters to pick up their pair of knitting needles in the name of a worthy cause. After all, we've seen knitted charitable gifts benefiting premature babies , shivering elephants , and infants .

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  13. 7 Ways to Knit or Crochet for CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Martha Stewart

    They say that crafting is healthy for the mind of the crafter herself - but it's also beneficial for others in need. If you'd like to put your sewing, knitting, or crocheting skills to good use, we have a few humble suggestions.

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  14. chicken in a knit sweaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2017 | Martha Stewart

    Giant elephants wearing colorful knit sweaters was a delightful surprise as was the featherless lovebird Rhea's plentiful knitted sweater collection . And while any animal in a handmade knit is simply too adorable to ignore, our latest feel-good knitting-for-a-cause story involves these chickens.

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  15. Babies Will Need These Knit and Crocheted Red Hats for a Special ReasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Martha Stewart

    ... of birth defects in the United States . Now here's where you can join in: The AHF is calling on all crocheting and knitting hobbyists to help by making these little red hats. "Supporters are knitting and crocheting red hats to be given out to ...

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  16. You Can Help Knit Giant Sweaters For Rescued ElephantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2017 | Martha Stewart

    ... - as if there was such a thing, but each sweater is knitted in a colorful, unique pattern. As you can imagine, knitting a sweater so large does take time. To be exact, it takes four weeks for one sweater to be finished. "It is important to keep our ...

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  17. Shibori and Knitting: The New Felting Technique You Must TryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 29, 2016 | Martha Stewart

    Knitting and shibori are both having a trendy moment in the world of DIY. One technique allows you to make unqiuely tailored-to-you accessories.

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  18. this Week in 2000: Tax officers knit for charityRead the original story

    Friday Jan 5 | Portsmouth Today

    Tax officers, who are often the butt of jokes about meanness, showed their human side by knitting more than 240 teddy bears for children from war zones around the world. Staff at the Inland Revenues Lynx House office in Cosham, joined colleagues from Chichester tax office and the Contributions Agency at Roebuck House, Portsmouth, to knit the teddies.

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  19. Traditions in Norway celebrated SundayRead the original story

    Friday Jan 5 | Minot Daily News

    ... Think of it as Norway's chicken noodle soup - perfect food for warming the soul. Norway has a long tradition with knitting beautiful sweater patterns. One most likely knows of the Dale of Norway brand. In 1872, Peder Jebsen travelled through the ...

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  20. Whata s happeningRead the original story

    Friday Jan 5 | Recorder

    The Fort Hunter Free Library, 167 Fort Hunter Road, will hold Knit with Fran from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The workshop includes a demonstration of knitting techniques. Beginners welcome.

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