457Re: [SouthSuburbanSnB] Fiber Quest?
- Jan 12, 2007I wasn't there Wednesday. But Donna has come out twice, so I bet
she'll be there again. I don't think she's on our email loop yet,
I love abebooks!
--- donnellyja@... wrote:
> Hey, Theresa- was Donna (I think I'm remembering right) there____________________________________________________________________________________
> Wednesday? I went online after I got home last Wednesday and found
> her It's a Wonderful Life book in five minutes- abebooks.com has it
> for $20! I figured you might go search it out for her too. I love
> book hunting- used to be a bookseller.
> Anyway, I hope to make it next week, if not I will post the
> information here and you can pass it on to her.
> Jen Donnelly
> -------------- Original message --------------
> From: Theresa Stevens <tstevens_pers@...>
> OMG, you're killing me. Seriously. Killing. Me.
> This sounds like a fantastic time, but I will be attending a first
> birthday party in Elgin. And yes, I checked the map and realized
> both Elgin and this shop are on the same route. And yes, I had that
> crazy-fun idea that maybe I could do both. But I really shouldn't.
> Really. I mean it. Or I should mean it.
> The party, btw, is for the daughter of the cousin who got the
> hat and scarf for Christmas. I really can't miss the party, no
> how much my fiber-hoarding instincts go into overdrive at the
> of a field trip. Plus it's still January. I have to be able to go a
> month without enlarging my stash. One measly month!
> Which brings me to a boast. I was in Naperville Wednesday. Yes, of
> course I went to Kool Knits. Of course I did! But it was only to
> if they had any more of that purple Torino -- I somehow shorted
> myself when we were there last month. I don't think it counts as
> stash enhancement if you're just buying enough to fill in a gap
> that. (Right? Especially considering that they're going out of
> business and dye lots may vary and a thousand other
> Anyway. I did buy some purple Torino, but (get this) that was all.
> wandered around the store for a while, fondling and sighing and
> fighting with myself, but in the end, I only bought enough Torino
> go along with what I already had. Yay me?
> Now, if you want to put off your field trip until February....<g>
> starting the front of the cabled vest tonight :D
> --- Kris <mommy_of_mac@...> wrote:
> > If anyone is interested in going on a fiber adventure on
> > please speak up. Check
> > out this place at <http://www.thefoldatmc.net/> it's called The
> > Fold and a blogger
> > suggested I check them out for drop spindles. Well, the babies
> > off to Grandma's and
> > driving out...yikes...82 miles, to get me a spindle. I've never
> > even heard of Marengo, IL but
> > I'm sure they'll have what I want:)
> > Anyone free Saturday afternoon?
> > Kris
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