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Old 10-10-2006, 09:57 AM   #1
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Spinners needed for Amish Memory Shawl Project
I'm planning to knit for this project but they are still needing spinners, and I thought some folks from here might be interested. These two bloggers are getting knitters and spinners to work together to make simple black shawls for the mothers, sisters, and grandmothers of the little girls who were killed at the Amish school house last week. They are teaming up spinners and knitters, but they currently have a disproportionately high number of knitters to spinners. I thought some of y'all might want to help.
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Old 10-10-2006, 10:14 AM   #2
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that is such a wonderful idea, unfortunatly I don't spin (would love to learn how though), and by the time I finished something like that it would be year....LMAO

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Old 10-10-2006, 02:01 PM   #3
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Do they still have room for knitters?

I am a descendent of a Menonite family, and while I don't spin, I would really like to knit for this project.

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Old 10-10-2006, 03:34 PM   #4
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They are currently full for knitters/spinners but are taking back up names

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Old 10-11-2006, 05:45 AM   #5
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I'm sure the quilting community has been very busy making quilts for the ladies as well.
Remember A1C Elizabeth N. Jacobson, USAF
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Her ultimate sacrifice will not be forgotten .....

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