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« Reply #1000 on: March 22, 2011 02:02:34 PM »

uhm--a very very unusual spindle indeed...and yep, I will be checking it out on your blog just because it is so cool... Cheesy

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« Reply #1001 on: March 22, 2011 02:17:04 PM »

What are you going to make with the newspaper yarn?
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« Reply #1002 on: March 22, 2011 02:26:13 PM »

uhm--a very very unusual spindle indeed...and yep, I will be checking it out on your blog just because it is so cool... Cheesy

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hahah thanks! I'm not gonna lie, I've never used a spindle before so I have no idea if it works right. But I was surprised [ahem, VERY surprised] that it works so well. It's definitely inspired me to try out some more projects. And spray paint it so it's not so ugly.  Roll Eyes

I'm not sure what I'm going to make with the newspaper yarn. I was reading about it for weeks before I finally decided to make it. Supposedly its surprisingly strong. But I'm not sure, anyone made it before? I'd love to see some projects.
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« Reply #1003 on: March 22, 2011 02:30:06 PM »

don't spray it yet!!!  I sent a link to pixieval because she might be able to use it in her recycling blog! Cheesy

I tried to search for "coconut" to see if anyone tried this--uh, nope--you are the only one! ha ha
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« Reply #1004 on: March 22, 2011 04:04:32 PM »

OMG I have 2 coconuts at home.... I need me an awesome spindle like that!!!

Also I say don't spray it!!! it's pretty and rustic!
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« Reply #1005 on: March 22, 2011 04:13:14 PM »

What to do with those pesky tiny scraps...I might need to may a few thousand bookmarks! Cheesy

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« Reply #1006 on: March 22, 2011 04:23:12 PM »

Once again, LOVE IT! (And I may "steal" your idea for gifts thru-out the year!)
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« Reply #1007 on: March 22, 2011 04:29:29 PM »

Thanks! So easy! I used the cardboard that comes out of fat quarters or charms packs...cut fabric to fit the rectangle then lay pieces on top of the fabric and stitch using zig zag...take the entire piece and "quilt" it to the cardboard...glue fabric or paper on back to cover the stitches...attach a yarn/ribbon/lace through a punched hole...DONE!
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« Reply #1008 on: March 22, 2011 06:28:23 PM »

Ok Alwaysinmyroom, that is just another great idea for my list. I have several readers in my family too.
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« Reply #1009 on: March 22, 2011 06:45:13 PM »

Thank you alwaysinmyroom for sending me over here! That is such a cool spindle, I never ever would've thought of it.
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