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« on: August 16, 2008 06:57:31 PM »

Hey all,

I'm wondering if anybody knows of a good place to find solid-print, fingering-weight yarn for under $5 a skein.


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« Reply #1 on: August 16, 2008 08:36:40 PM »

How large a skein? RH has some new sock yarn out for $4.99/ 50 gms, but you need 2 for a pair of socks. Lion also has SockEase for $9.99/ 100 gms, only one for a pair. Both of these can be bought at Hobby Lobby, Joanns and Michael's so you can use 40% off coupons on them. Knitpicks has sock yarn for $3.50 - $5.29 for a 50 gm ball.

« Reply #2 on: August 17, 2008 07:24:11 PM »

I think KnitPicks is your best bet. 
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« Reply #3 on: August 21, 2008 08:13:47 AM »

there's a fab brand called Regia, but i'm not sure where you'd get it or how prices convert, my bf treated my to some when we were in germany (a cheer up present)

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