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gingergal4l8r
02-21-2007, 09:43 AM
OK this is too cute, I showed my 88 year old grandmother this website and how I taught my self to knit with it. She grabbed my scrap yarn and some needles and well she taught herself a new increase.
Then I showed her the forum. Well now, as she phoned me last night and asked me to talk to those knitting girls about this...

She would like to repair a heel on her sock. So her question was does anyone have the instructions or know where I can print some off for her?
:hug: If you could help my cute lil grandma I would be forever greatful...

Emeraldcutie
02-21-2007, 09:55 AM
Here's a link I found, you have to scroll down a screen on website, it is showing darning in general.

http://www.hjsstudio.com/darn.html

Hope it helps :)

iza
02-21-2007, 10:02 AM
I can't help your grandmother, but I thought this story was so cute :hug: :heart:

tab
02-21-2007, 11:37 AM
Here's a Knitty article on all sorts of repairs.
http://www.knitty.com/issuespring06/FEATrepairs101.html

newamy
02-21-2007, 12:20 PM
I've used the darning website that Emeraldcutie posted.

Better get grandma on line.

gingergal4l8r
02-21-2007, 05:38 PM
Thank you all for the tips.
I saw her again today and I believe she would like to redo the whole heel of the sock. Is that possible?

:hug: