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Old 12-31-2006, 12:19 AM   #1711
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Hi y'all!
I was sooo excited when I found this site! My name is Brenda, and I'm a thirty-something housewife and mom to an 11 year-old son. I've been knitting, off and on, for 16 (16!?!) years, and can generally be found with at least 3 projects going at once . Lookin' forward to stitchin' with y'all. xxx
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Old 12-31-2006, 12:21 PM   #1712
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Hello! Happy New Year
I found this site while looking for a deal on Denise needles (I've since purchased the rainbow ones!) after Christmas because I received cash from my DBF!!! I'm hooked on this site and in the last few days, I'm hooked on continental knitting! I started knitting when I was young, my grandmother taught me (God rest her soul) and I've been knitting and crocheting (That was from my Nana!) ever since with a few breaks....I have fibromyalgia and have pretty much dropped the crocheting because my wrist can't take the motion. When I went through the tutorials on continental knitting I was estatic! I can scoop and loop and it looks much nicer and goes a lot quicker than my American way. My shoulder is killing me because I find myself with a death grip on the right needle but I'm working through that!!!!!! I'm so looking forward to this site, I even did the Holiday KAL yesterday to "test" my new skills and it came out beautiful.. Now back to my mobius cowl and waiting anxiously for new needles and yarn that I purchased on ebay...handspun mohair, angora and all I have to do is find a top down cardigan pattern for larger women. Have a great day! Theresa from the Tug Hill in New York!
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Old 12-31-2006, 03:12 PM   #1713
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Hello everyone. I am so pleased to have been able to find this knitting forum, as I am going to need all the help I can get. I've been knitting for a year now but I have only ever done tiny dolls bags and rag dolls.

Now I want to take my knitting to the next step and learn how to knit socks, gloves, sweaters & Ponchos. I look at knitting patterns and think what the??

So I have printed off some lessons I found on the net to try and help me.
I am sure I'll be asking you guys lots of questions.

A little about me, I'm 35. I live in the UK, I'm married and we have 3 boys, 17, 16 & 10. If I'm not knitting I'm usually reading. I also do a little oil painting and like to watch movies and listen to music.
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Old 12-31-2006, 04:44 PM   #1714
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welcome new members! be sure to stop by extra often
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Old 12-31-2006, 06:07 PM   #1715
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Hello ALL
My name is Crystal I am from Brooklyn Newyork, currently leaving in Maryland now I just statrted knitting yesterday. I followed the beginners video clips and now im knitting, I am so excited I can wait to learn more techniques. I love this site.

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Old 12-31-2006, 08:53 PM   #1716
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Hello from Oklahoma

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Old 12-31-2006, 11:11 PM   #1717
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Hi all and welcome! I look forward to posting lots It's wonderful to see so many here
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Old 01-01-2007, 12:25 PM   #1718
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Hi, I'm toggle.

I'm a SAHM who likes to knit and cook and aviod cleaning and other horrible stuff.

I've been knitting on and off for over 20 years and I've decided to improve my skills as a knitter and begin to publish some of my own designs
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I'm a lifelong crafter, and just learned how to knit a year ago. I have become completely obsessed with the fiber arts, and I think knitting (and potentially spinning) is my new passion. It has taken over my creative life.
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Old 01-01-2007, 10:53 PM   #1720
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