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pjkite
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Posted - 02/02/2005 :  12:01:35 PM  Show Profile  Visit pjkite's Homepage  Send pjkite a Yahoo! Message Send pjkite a Private Message
A selection of Shetland lamb fleece in all the natural colors, knitting needles in a size 6, double-row combs and a knife. You could make drop spindles in various weights with the knife, and also use it to cut the yarn. Think of all the spinning variations you could try, and all the knitting patterns you could 'unvent'!

I would also prefer a temperate desert island, if there is such a thing - temperatures in the daytime mid-70's and balmy breezes, with nights cool enough that a wool shawl feels cozy!

Gee, any travel agents on the forum?

Pamela Kite
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Mickey
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Posted - 03/03/2005 :  9:00:56 PM  Show Profile Send Mickey a Private Message
For a vacation this sounds like fun! You could teach me how to card and spin!
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Lace Lunatic
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Posted - 03/04/2005 :  11:28:57 AM  Show Profile Send Lace Lunatic a Private Message
Just so you don't have to be quite so darn resourceful, you could move to southern/central California: you'd have the climate you described AND a lot of abundantly stocked LYSs nearby and spinning and weaving suppliers too.
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KysKnitnMom
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Posted - 03/04/2005 :  6:29:09 PM  Show Profile  Visit KysKnitnMom's Homepage Send KysKnitnMom a Private Message
You are absolutely right Suzanne. We have it good here don't we :)

Megann, in sunny San Diego.

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