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Cristy
03-05-2006, 08:35 PM
I seem to remember a while back that there was a thread...a fairly amusing thread...about some guy on ebay that several of you buy your addi's from...I can't remember his name and I wanted to look him up on ebay b/c I've decided to purchase a set of addi turbos and see what I think...anyone remember who I'm talking about???

I'm so scared that I'll like addi turbos so much that I'll stop using my needlemaster set--which I really like and find really handy! :thinking:

Cristy
03-05-2006, 08:39 PM
and btw--since I've never purchased a pair...I don't know what a good price is so if you can tell me what average vs. good is when purchasing these needles...I'd appreciate it. :)

knitwit2
03-05-2006, 08:51 PM
His name is jeff_wonderful. He has an e-bay store called My.BestShop. I have bought most of my addi's from him. You can't bet the prices or the fast shipping!!! :D

Cindy

Cristy
03-05-2006, 09:03 PM
Thanks Cindy! :O)

Cristy
03-05-2006, 09:08 PM
Hey Cindy--I finally found him--he's Jeff_wonderland. Thanks again for your help.

Jan in CA
03-05-2006, 09:15 PM
The price at my LYS was about $16 for one circ so Jeff is way cheaper! :shock:

kitkat
03-05-2006, 09:49 PM
Jeff's prices are about half my LYS. If you can afford the wait in time, he is the way to go. (I think my order took one week and one day.)

Cristy
03-06-2006, 09:43 AM
Thanks...I was wondering about how long it'd take to get here from HK. I bought two pair, paid shipping and insurance for $23.00!!!!! I guess his prices ARE awesome!

I mistakingly paid for my items through paypal before changing my address to my new address...I just caught it this morning and emailed him...hopefully he'll see my email before the package goes out.!!!

brendajos
03-06-2006, 10:50 AM
he probably will and i gotta say, a week to wait for something to get from HK isn't long at all. I have had stuff take longer to get here from Canada!



of course it wasn't any of that super dangerous yarn that Ingrid gets from Canada but still takes a long time! ;)

roxtarchic
03-06-2006, 11:40 AM
i've purchased from jeff a few times.... i think i rec'd my last package in less than a week... i guess it's all the luck of the draw....

Cristy
03-06-2006, 01:57 PM
I JUST CAN'T WAIT!!! Hopefully he got my email about my address...he still hasn't responded...anyone know the time difference?

brendajos
03-06-2006, 02:01 PM
Current time Tuesday, March 7, 2006 at 2:01:04 AM

Cristy
03-06-2006, 03:28 PM
well...I guess that would be why he hasn't responded...LOL! :)

Hilda
03-10-2006, 08:43 AM
I can't find him on e-bay - can someone send me the link? Thanks so much.

Hilda

sara_jayne
03-10-2006, 11:02 AM
Hilda -

His shop name is My.BestShop (http://stores.ebay.com/My-BestShop_W0QQcolZ4QQdirZ1QQfsubZQ2d33QQftidZ2QQtZk m). Hopefully this gets you there!

DannahK
03-10-2006, 11:49 AM
I feel I have to share that I will now be leaving my husband and going to hong kong to marry this man... wow - I hope it is a man...

I got 4 Addi needles 0,1,2,3 60" cable (so I could do socks and such) for 38 dollars! AND i got them in just about a week! I was soo estatic. I told my husband what would have to happen and he told me he understood, but I might need to save up the money before I go there... I figure a trip to hong kong will take about... 70 years to save up for, eh?

brendajos
03-10-2006, 11:57 AM
lol i think you are going to have to get in line!