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Knitting Supplies Bloomington IL

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Michael's Arts Crafts
(309) 664-6550
1500 East Empire Street Suite 3
Bloomington, IL
 
Mary Lynn's Needlepoint
(309) 820-0174
102 S East St
Bloomington, IL
 
Paint Depot Inc
(309) 664-6733
2407 General Electric Rd Ste A
Bloomington, IL
 
The Keepsake Element
(309) 661-2667
2206 Eastland Dr Ste 404
Bloomington, IL
 
Hobby Lobby Creative Center
(309) 862-3045
301 S Veterans Pkwy
Normal, IL
 
Hancock Fabrics
(309) 662-0619
908 S Eldorado Rd
Bloomington, IL
 
A Touch Of Glass
(309) 454-4666
606 1/2 Oglesby Ave
Normal, IL
 
B & B Awards & Recognition
(309) 828-9698
1210 Towanda Ave Ste 9
Bloomington, IL
 
Garden Of Beadin
(309) 664-6000
503 N Prospect Rd Ste 202
Bloomington, IL
 
Country Fair Gallery
(309) 454-2776
405 E Locust St
Bloomington, IL
 

Lucire: Insider � For the enjoyment of knitting


Yes, I enjoy knitting. And I have done ever since my childhood trips away to stay with my Nan every winter holidays. I knew I only had a couple of weeks to knit up a storm—because once I left there wouldn’t be anyone to fix up my mistakes. It was always just a scarf, and because it only happened once a year it would take me a bit of time to get into the swing of it again. I now own a different coloured scarf for every winter holiday.
   Knitting has been around for centuries and hasn’t lost its touch. Whether it’s the calming, therapeutic benefits knitting can offer, or the current global climate where many are converting to the back-to-basics approach and undertaking more DIY projects around the place, or the fact that it’s simply a great way to save money while seeing something through from start to finish and gaining that sense of accomplishment, knitting is where it’s at.
   The Stitch ’n’ Bitch UK website talks of knitting being ‘the new yoga’ with an impressive line-up of celebrities claiming to be seasoned knitters including Julia Roberts, Madonna and Cameron Diaz. It’s amazing to discover that there are just so many knitting networks and groups running worldwide. So I decided to see what was on offer here in Wellington, New Zealand.
   What I delightfully found was a free Stitch ’n’ Bitch gathering at the New Dowse Reka café at 6 p.m., the first Wednesday of every month. Apparently if you mention to the bar...

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