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Posted - 10/15/2013 :  05:54:28 AM  Show Profile Send Satl101 a Private Message  Reply with Quote
My granny taught me to knit, longer ago than I care to mention...

I work full time and use knitting (and textile art in general) to keep me sane ... Going to Glasgow School of Yarn on Friday ..#128512;

Seriously Hooked

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Posted - 10/15/2013 :  06:49:24 AM  Show Profile Send donnawatk a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Hi Sat101, Big wave from Chicago. Donna
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Posted - 10/15/2013 :  4:00:13 PM  Show Profile Send jtamsn a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Welcome to the forums, from Maine. I, too, use knitting to keep me sane. Would love to hear more about the Glasgow School of yarn. Sounds fascinating!
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Posted - 10/15/2013 :  4:54:38 PM  Show Profile Send eldergirl a Private Message  Reply with Quote
I lived in Glasgow in the late '50's and early '60's ! My wool shop was the local "Beehive Wools".
I remember of course Shetland jumper weight, Munrospun, Beehive, and others.
I knitted a gorgeous twinset in soft pink Munrospun and wore it out!

My husband's people were from Govan, and we still have a few family there.
I love Glasgow! And how it has changed!
I went to the University for a year, then finished my degree here in the US. I live in Baltimore now.

I too learned to knit from my grandma, very long ago, and it is so nice to meet you!

I hope you will like the KR Forums as much as many of us do. Full of inspiration, friendship, support, knitting expertise, whatever!

Give the trams a hug from me....

Best wishes,

Life is beautiful.
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Posted - 10/15/2013 :  5:12:37 PM  Show Profile Send kbshee a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Hi! I have a dear friend in Glasgow. I was engaged to a Glaswegian many moons ago. Can I come visit?

kim in oregon
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Posted - 10/16/2013 :  07:55:17 AM  Show Profile Send Rwats2 a Private Message  Reply with Quote
Hi Sat101, and welcome to KR fro the great state of La (Louisiana).
Please relax, and enjoy yourself. If there is ever a question, or problem, there is always someone around with an answer or solution.
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