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Old 04-07-2013, 05:34 AM   #11
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What a stunning variety of yarn! It's hard to know where to start but you're up for the difficult jobs. Enjoy planning out your projects and many thanks to the yarn angel.
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Old 04-07-2013, 08:46 AM   #12
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Those are great looking yarns!!! Have fun knitting with them. Make sure you take pics when you get something knitted. Love the red!!
I keep telling my husband when I come home with more yarn that I need to buy all of this now as when I retire I won't be able to afford it. At least it's a good excuse. He buys his books and other sports related things and I buy yarn. Don't we make a fine pair. Will need to add on to the house if we keep adding stuff.
DH keeps eyeing my craft closet for more bookcases and I keep saying no way!!! Gotta love 'em!!!
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Old 04-07-2013, 09:02 AM   #13
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Thanks for posting the picture! Those are so beautiful--how can you put them out of sight?

ABC: Yeah, every time my husband buys an expensive new toy (a new gun or, lately, bowfishing stuff), I remind him how much yarn is equal to his toy. I'm just teasing him, though. Even I have to admit that I don't need THAT much yarn.
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Beautiful yarn! Yarn mail is the bestest.
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:35 PM   #15
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Well that's such a nice story, GrumpyGramma! What a pleasant surprise! At the beginning of your story, I though maybe you had ordered the yarn yourself...and you were excited about DELIVERY DAY! but now I'm was a box of GIFTED YARN! YAY!
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:45 PM   #16
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Old 04-10-2013, 04:53 AM   #17
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I wish I had a Yarn Fairy :( I have to buy all my own yarn.
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