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wish list March 21, 2007

Filed under: wish list books knitting yarn stuff — jeanius80 @ 9:48 pm

these things (books, yarn, general stuff) are my wish list:

Knitting Around
by Elizabethe Zimmermann

The Opinionated Knitter
by Elizabeth Zimmermann

Knitting Without Tears
by Elizabeth Zimmermann

No Sheep For you
by Amy R. Singer

Simple Knits for Cherished Babies
by Knight, Erika

Knitting Counterpanes: Traditional Coverlet Patterns for Contemporary Knitters (Paperback)
by Mary Walker Phillips

Big Book of Knitting Stitch Patterns
(unknown author )

Knit Fix: Problem Solving for Knitters (Spiral-bound)
by Lisa Kartus

Knitting Over The Edge-
Unique Ribs + Cords + Appliques + Color + Nouveau
by Epstein, Nicky

100 Purses to Knit & Crochet
by Weiss, Rita

Favorite Socks-
25 Timeless Designs from Interweave
by Budd, Ann

One-skein Wonders
101 Yarn-shop Favorites
by Durant, Judith

One Skein
30 Quick Projects to Knit and Crochet
by Radford, Leigh

Last-Minute Knitted Gifts
by Hoverson, Joelle

Knitters Stash
Favorite Patterns from Americas Yarn Shops
by Albright, Barbara

The Knitting Answer Book
by Radcliffe, Margaret

Finishing Techniques for Hand Knitters
Give Your Knitting That Professional Look
by Brant, Sharon

Vogue Knitting Stitchionary
Vogue Knitting Stitchionary 2 Cables
Vogue Knitting Stitchionary 3 Color Knitting

Knitted Toys
25 Fresh & Fabulous Designs
by Mellor, Zoe

Fitted Knits
25 Designs for the Fashionable Knitter
by Japel, Stefanie

I really, really want to try some hand maiden sea wool or sea silk… *sigh* i am in love with a few of thier colors, namely bronze, capri, nova scotia, popsicle, cornflower, rose garden, melon, lily garden, peridot, glacier, periwinkle ( lol – you know, thats like half the colorways! i also like all the ‘subtle series’ too )

Bare – Superwash/Nylon Fingering Weight Yarn from knitpicks.com
probably about 5 hanks (or as many as you wanna get me 😉

Boyes Knitting Needle Set

Knitter’s Tote at Joanns

pretty yarn….any kind…preferably not acrylic ( unless is nice and soft ), or ‘novelty’, but i am not too picky!

( geez that’s a LOT of knitting related wants! )

The Quilters Ultimate Visual Guide: From A to Z– Hundreds of Tips and Techniques for Successful Quiltmaking (Paperback)
by Ellen Pahl

Spinning stuff:

in addition to this list, etsy.com is a great resource for OOAK, handdyed fibers!

Gaywool Merino/Silk
fiber is a 85/15 merino/silk blend in a lovely blend of Tussah Silk and multiple colors of 22 micron Merino $58/8oz

95 Melaleuca
75 Belladonna
60 Camellia
50 Silverwood
55 Boronia
10 Mallee Blue

Louet Dyed: Northern Lights
spaced dyed 100% wool top, printed in multi colors with a repeating pattern $26/8oz

28 Violets
30 Lollipops
18 Icy Winter
20 Ocean Waves
02 Teddy Bear
04 Autumn Twilight
06 Cotton Candy

Spunky Eclectic Custom Fibers
BFL $11/4oz, S. African Fine $10/4oz, Merino Tencel$8/2oz, Alpaca$16/4oz

HIBISCUS
MORNING GLORY
Joshua Tree
Tequila Sunrise
Sour Grapes
Ravelry
Cheeky Monkey
Pink Lemonade
Pulse
Purple Haze
Brain Freeze
Hot Rod

Lorna’s Laces
Combed top is $30/10oz, SW wool top is $18/5oz

Envy
Purple Iris
Black Purl
Balti Sea
Happy Valley

Crown Mountain Farms
Corriedale pencil roving $20/8oz
As Above So Below
Avalon
Before Sunset

Superwash Merino Hand Dyed Roving $20/8.5oz
American Woman
Atlantis
Born To Be Wild
Child In Time
I Feel Free
In The Skies
Just For You
Wish You Were Here

BFL handdyed roving $23/8oz
Before Sunset
Devas
East Of Eden
Avalon
Novalis
Shamballa
Shala

Lisa Souza
BFL $12/4oz, Wensleydale $12/4oz, Merino/Silk $22/4oz, Superfine/Superwash $12/4oz

Sky Drama
Siobhan
Can’t Elope
Spumoni
Pacific
Delft
Evah Glade
Pipplesnips
Plumdinger
Shade Garden
Newton
Elektra

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