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New Pal

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Posted - 11/20/2005 :  08:29:39 AM  Show Profile Send wynnesayer a Private Message
Does anyone know who makes this yarn and how I might contact them for my store? Also, what do you think of this yarn as compared/contrasted to Noro? Thanks in advance for your help.

Chatty Knitter

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Posted - 11/20/2005 :  12:34:34 PM  Show Profile  Visit vintage's Homepage Send vintage a Private Message
I do not sell this yarn, so I cannot tell you how it compares to Noro. But, I found out the contact info in summer TNNA market directory. The distributor is:

Dancing Fibers
(806) 866-2792

Vintage Knits Wool Shoppe
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Posted - 11/20/2005 :  1:38:50 PM  Show Profile  Visit of troy's Homepage Send of troy a Private Message
Seaport yarns (NYC) also carries it.(they have a web page, i think its, but i am not sure)

the colorways aren't as spectacular, but the yarn is much softer.

they have some beautiful 'carry along yarns' (see pink sweater in knitting album, its made with 'toppings' a mini pompom yarn (only sold to my knowledge in japan, my sister brought me some)

See my photo albums, (edit-NO PASSWORD REQUIRED)
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Posted - 11/20/2005 :  4:58:15 PM  Show Profile Send KL a Private Message
We bought it as a possible trial to fall away from Noro because of deliveries. After knitting up, we were pleasantly surprised-it's quite beautiful. Not as subtle as Noro in colorations, but, nice just the same.And as mentioned, softer. I would definately recommend adding to your stock. KL
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