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Old 04-24-2006, 04:36 PM   #1
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Battery-Run Illuminated Knitting Needles (I'm not kidding!)
Just saw this in yesterday's NYT... what will they think of next??? :rollseyes:

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Old 04-24-2006, 04:38 PM   #2
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Old 04-24-2006, 04:45 PM   #3
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Old 04-24-2006, 04:51 PM   #4
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They'd probably annoy people in the theater, but on long car rides? I think they would come in handy. You KNOW they were designed by a knitter.
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Old 04-24-2006, 06:12 PM   #5
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You KNOW they were designed by a knitter.
:rofling: ain't no doubt :rofling:
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Old 04-24-2006, 08:27 PM   #6
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I wonder if they are extra fragile because of the light inside... I'd be afraid of sitting on them and busting them.
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Old 04-24-2006, 09:50 PM   #7
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oooh, that is prefect for in the car, or when I want to knit in bed while DH is sleeping :D I don't think DH would understand, though :rofling:

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Old 04-25-2006, 04:37 AM   #8
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Old 04-25-2006, 07:11 AM   #9
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Needles with Light...
Wow, uh huh, surely some married woman was at home trying to knit in the dark to not disturb her like me however i didnt come up with the idea...

I wonder if they really work? I still think it would be difficult to see your stitches if the yarn was difficult to knit.

Hmmm, if anyone buys these let us all know how you make out...

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Old 04-25-2006, 10:25 AM   #10
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I wonder how much extra weight the light would add to the needles?
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