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« on: July 31, 2006 10:10:23 AM »

I'm going to Chicago for a college interview, and I'm going to be spending some time there, so I'd like to know if there are any good LYSs in the area. And the closer it is to a tourist destination, the better. e_e;

Thanks for any help. Smiley
« Reply #1 on: July 31, 2006 11:28:05 AM »

here's a list, you've got a lot to choose from.  I haven't been into the city in forever, so I don't know which are good or not, but there's likely to be one close to wherever you'll be Smiley

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« Reply #2 on: July 31, 2006 12:13:39 PM »

Wow! That's awesome, thanks for the list. Cheesy

Wah. I'm kinda envious. There's so many yarn stores in Chicago. I live inthe Bay Area, but my city has approximately two places to buy yarn: Michaels and Walmart. :| Lame.
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« Reply #3 on: July 31, 2006 03:57:13 PM »

nina (on the list linked above) is excellent for the yarn pervert in all of us. =]

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« Reply #4 on: July 31, 2006 07:36:29 PM »

I live in the suburbs and dont really feel like heading into the city for yarn. Has anybody been to Basket of Stitches in palatine, and know if its any good. I think thats the closest one to me.
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