Welcome to Fun4Bambi's Hoard of Crafty Thingamajiggers, Whatchamacallits & DoohickeysWine Corks:
Okay, I'm a wino & I never throw out a cork, but it's been a long time since I've crafted with them so make a claim, and get crafting!
One Large Envelope (about 9" by 11") stuffed with as many corks as I can fit in - One available to claim Yours for one (1) point.
One Small Envelope (about 5" by 7") stuffed with as many corks as I can fit in - two available to claimYours for one-half (.5) point.Fun Patterns to Knit for Kids
: I'm hesitating offering these items cuz they're so darn cuuute & both out-of-print, but I don't forsee making them in the near future, and darn it they deserve to be knit!
a) Leisure Arts leaflet 2275, Puppet Mittens:
Ten Designs To Knit by Beth Macdonald; copyright 1992 by Leisure Arts, Little Rock Arkansas. Good condition.
Good, clear instructions for hand puppet-style mittens - similar to the Later, Gator pattern in Stitch n Bitch Nation, only with more variety to choose from (picture thumb compartment equal in width to the one for the other 4 fingers & you've got the idea). Bunny, Puppy, Panda, Piglet, Frog, Dragon, Mallard, Flamingo, Cuckoo & Toucan, plus basic pattern for improvising your own animal-like creation.
Yours for one (1) point. August Price: Yours for one=half (.5) point.
b) Bernat Tutti Frutti Hot Tamales - Chunky Weight Knits for Kids (#1260 - out of print)
Super cute sweater patterns for kids
with yolks worked in bright colors, for the average/intermediate knitter; finished sweater sizes range from 12 months to size 10-12. Four very different, fun patterns include i) Planets - cardigan style; ii) Pussy Cat - pullover with two tone striped body & arms; iii) Fish - pullover in oceany colors with cute wave detail & solid color arms & body; iv) People - cute, chunky outlines of guys & girls circle all the way around the yolk; body & arms are worked in bright, rainbow colors & black stripes - they sooo deserve to be knitted up & enjoyed by children & those around them.Yours for one (1) point.Knitting Needles
I have the following pairs of straight needles, each set is 10 inches long [bracketed numbers indicate number available]:
 US size 8/5.0 mm Susan Bates brand, crystalites knitting needles, translucent pinky-purpley color
 US size 10.5/6.5 mm Vintage unknown brand (bought off ebay for workshop), metal cap ends, shafts are assorted colors (mostly blue or green, one silver).
Claimed by Velvet Rose, for a total of two (2) points
 US size 10.5/6.5 mm Susan Bates brand, Silvalume. Cap is ivory colored, plastic wedge shape; shaft is green.
 ] US size 11 Vintage unknown brand (bought off ebay for workshop), metal cap ends, shafts are green.
Any of the above for 1/2 point.August Price: Any of the above for 1/4 point.Crochet Hooks
I have the following crochet hooks [bracketed numbers indicate number available]:
 US size L-11/8.0 mm Susan Bates brand, Crystalite. Translucent blue plastic.
 US size P-16/11.5 mm Susan Bates brand, Crystalite. Translucent pinkish-lavenderish plastic.
Any of the above for 1/2 point.August Price: Any of the above for 1/4 point.Bought:
Fun4Bambi to Velvet Rose:  US size 10.5/6.5 mm Vintage unknown brand (bought off ebay for workshop), metal cap ends, shafts are assorted colors (mostly blue or green, one silver). Two (2) points total
starting points: 0
available points: 0
pending points : 2
Wish list: random jewelry findings; teardrop shaped beads or briolettes, or any beads with holes drilled near the top instead of through the middle - don't have to be faceted; wide/large hole beads of any material; heavy/metal beads (any size hole); DVDs (purple back) for melting; meltable beads; metallic/shiny embroidery threads & flosses; buckeyes (c'mon you Ohio people!); cast off guitar picks; plastic swirly 45 rpm record adapters; cute little rubber erasers; tiny bells (jingle or otherwise); ball chain, any color/length; novelty sequins - especially heart and/or flower shapes...