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Old 01-18-2007, 07:53 PM   #1
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I saw thier ad in the new edition of creative knitting. THey have a beyoooootiful pile of lovely verigated 100% wool on page 77. So I looked them on the web adn they are here:

It looks yummy!!! Anyone ever used this before? Tell me its fabulous and I have to go out and get some right now!
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Old 01-18-2007, 08:11 PM   #2
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OOOH YUMMY!!!! Ok, now I have to have some too!
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Old 01-18-2007, 08:31 PM   #3
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Oh SHOOT!!! I need some too now!!!
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Old 01-18-2007, 10:12 PM   #4
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I don't know much about the company, only that everything by them that my lys has is on sale for $2/ball. None of this nice wool, though. At least not by the time I got to the sale.

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Old 01-18-2007, 10:35 PM   #5
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Oh, my! It doesn't look like you can get it on line, though. Or did I miss something?
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Old 01-19-2007, 12:00 AM   #6
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I haven't tried it yet, but I do have a some of their classic wool, in my stash.

When I saw the post I remembered I that I got some of their yarn as samples from one of my editors at work. I also got the Art of Knitting DVDs (both 1 & 2), they were included in the press pack she received. Since we don't cover fiber arts, she gave them to me!! I do have samples of their Bell Dk, Cassie, Opal, Bellagio, Twister and Coral. They are little balls of yarn though, don't know what I would do with them.
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Old 01-19-2007, 12:27 AM   #7
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Femmy, you are a genius!! I was just going to [post this SAME question (i saw an ad in creative knitting). I wonder how it felts...
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Old 01-19-2007, 02:25 AM   #8
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WHERE can you get this!!??

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Old 01-19-2007, 07:30 AM   #9
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WHERE can you get this!!??
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Old 01-19-2007, 09:53 AM   #10
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Welp, LYS stores in Minnesota do not carry the yarn--no touchy feelie for me...
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