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Old 12-20-2004, 01:57 PM   #1
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Hi Everyone...
For all of us who NEED and LOVE these knitting videos, patterns, etc
how about a donation for the book Amy just bought for ~165.00....It is the holiday season....I know she would never ask, so I am asking for her. See the home page for ways to chip in!!
Keep this site free and growing!!
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Old 12-21-2004, 02:35 AM   #2
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Chris, you're awesome. Thanks!

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Old 12-22-2004, 02:55 PM   #3
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Wow! I've received $90 in tips since the 16th!!!!! Thanks Chris and everyone!!!!!

My book has been mailed and is on it's way!
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Old 12-22-2004, 03:09 PM   #4
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Good for you!!!
Now...I need to learn how to sew my knitting together...any book or video recommendations?????
get to work amy...hee hee
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Old 12-28-2004, 11:41 AM   #5
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Thank you all for the donations!!!!! The book has been TOTALLY paid for! You're all amazing!

Yesterday the book arrived. It's beautiful! I'm so glad to finally have my own copy; I use it so much for this site!

Thanks again, and Merry Christmas, Hanukah and Kwanzaa to you all!
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Old 03-11-2006, 07:41 AM   #6
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I'm curious...
I'm curious....what book is it that Amy bought??? :D
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These entries appear to be from when the site first started! I don't think I've even read back that far. Maybe I should one of these days.
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Old 03-11-2006, 03:42 PM   #8
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Ingrid, I was on here this morning and decided to go 'way back' and found a few good threads. So thats where this one about the "book" came from.
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Ahhh yes, this book is the incredible The Principles of Knitting. 571 pages long, it's by far the most in-depth how-to book on knitting, a fantastic reference for the person wants to know now just how to do something, but why one way might be better than another, etc. It's a classic, and it's out of print. I've seen it sell for as much as $300 in the holiday season.

Folks pitched in and helped me buy this book to use as a reference for video making. Isn't it amazing how wonderful folks here are?!

Thanks for the walk down memory lane, Celine!
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