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1  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Vintage Craft Projects / Re: Knitting, Crochet Patterns from 60's and 70's on: November 03, 2006 02:32:08 PM
I really wanted the  version with 1500 stitches but i ended up getting the version with 900 stitches for $4.24 on ebay. I really love the company that made that book. Mon Tricot rocks my face off especially the patterns they had in their magazines during the 70's.

yaaaay! i was all jealous of that 900 stitch dictionary. then on aussie ebay i found a reporinted one with 1500 stitches! mind, they made me pay *moans gently* well. it was $20.
but i work in a bookstore and haven't paid retail book prices in yeeeeears. but the 1500 stitch pattern book was out of print (though i forgot to search for an in print version).
2  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Vintage Craft Projects / 1977 Sesame Street Doll Crochet Kits on: October 24, 2006 06:27:55 AM
I'm super excited about these kits Big Bird and Bert have never been opened.Oscar was opened but never used. The person balled a few skeins of yarn then gave up on the project. The yarn is really rough but I bought it more for the patterns and sense of nostalgia than anything else.I'm not really in crochet mode right now so I have a feeling these will join my stash until I get my knitting bug out. It seemed wrong having Bert without Ernie so I hunted him down.On my search for Ernie I found a website with the patterns for Oscar,Cookie Monster and Ernie.
I was thinking about making these to gift and maybe sell but I doubt kids would be intersted in a toy that doesn't do tricks. Oh well at least I'm amused by them. [/color]
3  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: Five More Bags with Five Million Pics! on: October 24, 2006 06:18:32 AM
i love the two small bags especially the blue one the lining is very very cute
4  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: General / Re: pleaty bag in flower fabric. on: October 24, 2006 06:13:28 AM
I really love this it has a really retro vibe to it . The flowers are fantastic
5  PURSES, BAGS, WALLETS / Purses, Bags, Wallets: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Re: My Bra Purse on: October 24, 2006 06:09:28 AM
yay one more thing for me to recycle.I have a ton of bras that err  are too small now but they are so cute that i couldn't get rid of them
6  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Vintage Craft Projects / Re: 1977 Better Homes and Gardens: Crochet + Knitting (SCANS AVAIL.) on: October 24, 2006 06:02:05 AM
I have this book too it is one of favorites. All the better homes and gardens books from the 70's are amazing.
7  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Vintage Craft Projects / Re: 1959 Rib Stitch Hat on: October 24, 2006 05:58:20 AM
I think the funniest part is that was probably something new and trendy back then like the equal to stitch n bitch now
8  CROCHET / Projects from The Happy Hooker by Debbie Stoller / Re: Violet Beauregard Skirt and Mice Slippers! on: October 23, 2006 06:04:44 AM
the slippers look super comfortable. Great job
9  KNITTING / Knitalongs / Re: KAL*Psychedelic Squares Afghan* KAL on: October 22, 2006 05:47:36 AM
I can't wait to start this but I'll have to wait until I finish my christmas knitting. I have a ton of yarn that I picked out so I have a feeling mine is going to be a supersized afghan.My color choices aren't as bright as I wanted but I have a ton of scrap yarn that needs to be used. I settled on shades of blue especially sky blue, maroon, lilac, and purple.The only thing is that I have a ton of maroon that I want to use up but I haven't decided how to intergrate it properly. 
10  MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS / Vintage Craft Projects / Re: Knitting, Crochet Patterns from 60's and 70's on: October 22, 2006 05:38:48 AM
I really want that stitch dictionary. There is an updated version from the 70's that has the same stitches plus some.
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