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wenders28
« on: May 14, 2006 07:39:11 AM »

Does anyone know of a knitting magazine that is aimed at slightly younger knitters?? kind of like stitch n bitch but in magazine form. I've tried a few but they just seem to be aimed at older knitters.

any suggestions would be appreciated.
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bftscgirl
« Reply #1 on: May 14, 2006 07:50:35 AM »

Have you taken a look at knit.1 magazine? It is geared towards the younger set and the yarn it recommends is Lion Brand. Which is easy to find and somewhat inexpensive, although that is the reason some knitter's don't like knit.1.

The new issue is due to be released this week sometime and here is the website

http://www.knit1mag.com/

Yes I know the fun fur monster on the cover is pretty awful, but people really love that stuff. I hope this helped.

Rae
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wenders28
« Reply #2 on: May 14, 2006 08:03:22 AM »


 it looks like the type of thing I'm looking for only i forgot to say I'm in sunny Scotland and they only subscribe to the  us and Canada.

thanks for your suggestion though it looks like a good magazine.
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bftscgirl
« Reply #3 on: May 14, 2006 09:03:08 AM »

Well in that case I really can not be much help, can I?  Maybe there is an online store that can ship it to you. I will have a look and see what I can find out.

Have you checked out Rebecca? I have not really seen this one, but I have heard people speak very highly of it.

http://www.rebecca-online.de/cont_en/anleitungen_02.php
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wenders28
« Reply #4 on: May 14, 2006 10:27:12 AM »

That looks great

thanks.
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princesscarwash
« Reply #5 on: May 14, 2006 12:24:05 PM »

i subscribe to simply knitting, which isn't eaxactly aimed at us younger folk but it has some fairly good patterns.
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ceedah
« Reply #6 on: May 14, 2006 02:59:27 PM »

I'm American, but I studied in Glasgow last semester and found a decent magazine or two while I was there.  I should see if I can dig them up.  If I do, I'll let you know which they were.  In any case, have you checked bookstores?  Some that I went to didn't have any knitting magazines, but some did.  I think, actually, that WH Smith was one of the places I found a good one, so you might try checking there.
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wenders28
« Reply #7 on: May 15, 2006 10:29:58 AM »

I live in Glasgow too!!

i got simply knitting from wh smiths but although some of the patterns are quite good theres not many good articles, although next month looks like it has a nice jacket to knit so i'll buy it again.

thanks for all your suggestions
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« Reply #8 on: May 15, 2006 03:40:40 PM »

Interweave Knits is an okay magazine... its particularly young or trendy, but it is far from fuddy.  Don't know where they ship to though.
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« Reply #9 on: May 15, 2006 06:56:50 PM »

I LOVE Rebecca and highly recommend it.  It's a bit pricey but I generally like most of the patterns in it so it's worth it.
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