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boo1
10-28-2007, 09:49 PM
Any knitters on the board that live in south Louisiana? I'm in Baton Rouge.

:knitting:

KatieBeee
11-02-2007, 11:54 AM
Hi, I am knitting in Lafayette. Do you guys have some good yarn shops in Baton Rouge? :knitting:

boo1
11-03-2007, 12:14 PM
It's a really nice store! I've also heard good things about Quarter Stitch on Magazine Street, but I just don't have much desire to drive to New Orleans.

:)

labeelady
12-29-2007, 12:23 AM
Hi, KatieBeee..I'm in Carencro. Have you been to the new Yarn Nook since they moved to the Oil Center?

Draven's Momma
01-02-2008, 04:02 AM
I am also in Baton Rouge, I'm brand new to knitting. I tried to teach myself a few years ago and didn't succeed, I just found this website and I am currently doing better. I can't wait to do a real project, right now i'm just learning the steps.

batregre
01-09-2008, 05:45 AM
Luling here, just outside New Orleans. I've been searching for other knitters near me for awhile, but most are a long drive away. I taught myself to knit a year ago, using this website. I knit in combination style, it's just easier for me. Knitting scarves weren't enough for me, so I ventured into sweaters, and very much enjoying it. Although, finish work just kills me!!! Can't stand doing it HAHA! I have many projects that need only finish work. My husband tells me "FINISH A PROJECT!" He just doesn't get it !! HAHA

stephanie62
03-28-2008, 01:10 PM
I'm on the Northshore. Taught myself to knit on the internet. Both my daughters knit and we have a great little shop here called 'Knitwits' where we by our supplies. They teach classes too.

PaulaM01
03-29-2008, 08:35 PM
I also live on the north shore. Almost 1 year.

stephanie62
03-29-2008, 10:38 PM
Hi Paula! What are you working on?? I'm keeping it simple. Scarfs. Basically, knitting simple is like therapy for me. It's been a rough four months for us. My son has been ill, so this has been a good stress reliever.

PaulaM01
03-29-2008, 11:11 PM
I am working on tempting II and looking for a baby blanket

labeelady
03-30-2008, 12:34 AM
If you're looking for something easy, try this one:

http://www.lionbrand.com/patterns/60241.html

JARMOM
07-08-2008, 03:47 PM
Knits by Nana is a great shop. Very helpful and a wonderful store.

allynealy
04-09-2009, 09:03 AM
I'm in Shreveport. Anyone else?

blkirback
04-15-2009, 10:32 AM
I live just outside of New Orleans. I haven't been able to find many knitters near me since I seem to live in the middle of no where. I've heard a lot about many of the stores around here but haven't ventured to any of them yet.

batregre - Where at outside of New Orleans?

Smartferret
05-29-2009, 02:28 PM
I'm in Slidell. I'd love to meet other local knitters!