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06-06-2006, 01:06 PM
It's eight (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/5051546.stm) miles long!!!

06-06-2006, 03:12 PM
That's simply amazing. Wow! :shock: I'll have to show my hubby, he is so excited about the world cup, it's the only thing he gets this excited about. The Netherlands, in particular :rollseyes: . I'm going to be a soccer widow for the next month. LOTS OF KNITTING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :happydance: :roflhard:

06-06-2006, 03:20 PM
:shock: Wow - what a project!

06-06-2006, 03:35 PM
:D That's a LOT of knitting!! I had to do a double-take, I thought you were knitting an 8ft scarf during the Knitting World Cup (http://yarn-monkey.blogspot.com/2006/05/knitting-world-cup-announced.html) :D

06-06-2006, 03:51 PM
The brains behind the project was 60-year-old Elfie Blees, who launched the mass knit-in in July 2005.

She didn't care about sports or fundraising. She had a lot of old yarn to get rid of. :rofling: