machine embroidery projects, yarn sale, and more...
- Hello group, I've put up a folder of some pictures taken during the
March Embroidery Club meeting. Check out the 3-dimensional lace
project that was shown at club, and the other neat projects.
Some of the favorite embroidery websites mentioned at club include:
www.suebox.com (for free standing lace)
http://www.kodesign.de/animalframe.htm (nice peacock designs)
http://www.annthegran.com/ (tons of stuff)
YARN SALE FOR MARCH:
Tamm Yarn company is offering the following yarns on a special sale
until March 31:
~~DIAMANTE, $19.35 per 1 pound cone!
75% Acrylic/25% Nylon
2,133 yards per pound
Suggested knitting tension: 5-6 on standard gauge machine
Washing instructions: Machine wash gentle cycle (cool water and mild
soap) and dry (low heat).
Comments: Highly stain and wear resistant, good wear and washability.
Suited for blouses, skirts, suits dresses, and baby clothes.
~~NORDIC, $15.00 per 1 pound cone! (compare this price per ounce to
department store yarn of cheaper quality!)
Approx. 1,112 yards per cone
Suggested knitting tension: 7 or 8 on the mid-gauge or 10 on E.O.N.
on the standard machine, or comparable handknitting needles
Washing instructions: Machine Wash and Dry
Comments: Great for afghans, baby items, sweaters, hats & scarves and
general knitting. It has a nice twist and a soft feel.
~~Attention Hand Knitters....
Our yarns are not just for machines.
Forget tying-in new ends of yarn.
Enjoy working with cones!