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Knitter's Review
April 14, 2005


found in my great grandmother's bead basket They say necessity is the mother of all invention. This was certainly the case when Trina Webb found herself with a plethora of stitches and no way to hold them.

Her husband came to the rescue, crafting an enormous stitch holder out of a household coat hanger.

Word spread, and soon the Webbs were in business. Today the holder is sold in pairs under the label Knitters Friend.

Join me for a closer look at these stitch holders on steroids.

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In the KR Boutique: Spring Sass
It may have snowed here in Maine this week, but spring has the rest of the country in its clutches. If your warm-weather wardrobe needs a lift, why not try one of our sassy form-fitting Knit Happens T-shirts?

In the Forums: The New Poncho?
Are shrugs the new poncho? And what are shrugs, anyway? Find out.

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