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Special Delivery

I’ve been anxiously waiting for this package to arrive for a couple of weeks now. I never expected it to come by Air, let alone by “Royal” Mail!! lol. A Ravelry member offered one of my dear readers yarn for … Continue reading

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Thirty Tag Sales in One Day

The all-town tag sale always marks the beginning of tag sale season for me and if Saturday’s experience was any indication, it’s going to be an excellent one! I didn’t bother getting the official Chamber of Commerce sales list, instead … Continue reading

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Three and a Half Pounds of Yarn

It’s not often I make it out of Sal’s without buying a single sweater to unravel for yarn. Whooo-hoo! Good for me; I’m actually learning to limit my sweater stash acquisitions! Instead, I bought a BIG crocheted afghan to unravel … Continue reading

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And She Scores!

I’d already paid for my goodies at the thrift store, but my eyes kept returning to the cardboard box sitting on the corner of the check-out counter. I stood over it slowly flipping through the packages. Bias tape, piping, lots … Continue reading

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A Thrift Fest

I read about several people’s experiences at Goodwill Outlet Stores within the Thrifty Knitters group of Ravelry, but because the closest one is over an hour’s drive from me, I’d never been there, until DH had a business appointment near … Continue reading

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Thrifty Fair Isle Cardi

I stopped at the Salvation Army thrift store on my way home from grocery shopping. My best find of the day was this lovely blue and grey fair isle cardigan for only $5. The tag reads “all shetland wool, spun … Continue reading

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