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    Pattern Request A line Jacket in Sirdar Babouska

    Its th November issue with a girl with a grey cable sweater on the front
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    Pattern Request A line Jacket in Sirdar Babouska

    Its in **** *****, a friend of mine is currently knitting it
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    Help need an alternative yarn

    I have found a pattern I would realy like to do but it is in Rowan Cocoon, it works out at about £69 and I realy don't think I am good enough yet to risk that sort of money. Any cheaper alternatives?
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    slipper safety

    [Does anyone know where I can get some glue or rubber spots to put on the bottom of felted slippers :roll:
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    slipper safety

    [Thanks everybody, this is the second pair I have made and the first went to my daughter but this pair is for my mother in law so I thought I'd better think safe. :cheese:
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    started my Christmas makes

    I think a lot of my female reletives will be getting the cowl in one of the latest LK. I've also got a nice pattern for felted slippers, I made some for my 19 year old daughter and she loves them
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    What project are you working on?

    Just finished the festival hat (noah) from issue 43, this is the second one I have made as the first was so easy and successful. My daughter is going to the Leeds Festival so she had the first one. :roll:
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    Hi I'm a new knitter

    i was taught how to knit by my granny on a pair of meat skewers and ever since have drifted back to knitting when bored or when the children came along and then now when the grandchildren have come along. One of my biggest problem is as a Guide Unit leader finding things that are easy interesting and easy to do for 10 to 14 year olds that last an hour