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carols
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Posted - 12/03/2003 :  05:22:08 AM  Show Profile Send carols a Private Message
I use small lengths instead of ribbon on packages. Especially cute with thicker yarns, really colorful variegated, shiny ones, etc. You can wind two strands of different yarns together, too.

vicky by the bay
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Posted - 12/03/2003 :  05:35:03 AM  Show Profile Send vicky by the bay a Private Message
I sometimes use a flour sack towel that I have embroidered on as the wrapping and use nice bulky yarns as the ribbon. That way they actually get two gifts.

Vicky (Queen O'Yarn archivist-QYA)
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gardening_blair
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Posted - 12/03/2003 :  09:24:26 AM  Show Profile Send gardening_blair a Private Message
A friend of mine who has a knitting machine said she made I chord with Christmas yarns (but red, green, white, gold, etc. would work too) and she put them on packages. I'm doing a hand knitted I chord and it's turning out really cute!

Blair
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