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How to find a great husband: Adventures with Broccoli Soup

October 12, 2010

What a funny night I had yesterday. In this video, you will find out a simple trick to knowing if you have a great husband or partner. And moral of the story, read labels!

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What was the worst thing you ever made and then watched someone eat?

Oh and that recipe, you can get it here. It’s so easy and a real favorite in DGY household!

KNITTING NEEDLE CONVERSION CHART

October 12, 2010

Why didn’t I post this sooner? Even I can’t remember these off the top of my head:

KNITTING NEEDLE CONVERSION

Metric (mm)
US
UK/Canada
2.0
0
14
2.25
1
13
2.75
2
12
3.0
-
11
3.25
3
10
3.5
4
-
3.75
5
9
4.0
6
8
4.5
7
7
5.0
8
6
5.5
9
5
6.0
10
4
6.5
10 1/2
3
7.0
-
2
7.5
-
1
8.0
11
0
9.0
13
00
10.0
15
000
12.0
17
-
16.0
19
-
19.0
35
-
25.0
50
-

New Featured Artist: Sans Limites Crochet

October 8, 2010

An excerpt from Featured Artists

I'm in cahoots with Sara, fabulous creator of Sans Limites Crochet here in Salt Lake City. I met Sara through Etsy and together we decided that her artistic acumen and Darn Good Yarn's yarn would be an awesome marriage of…

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October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 8, 2010

Let’s pitch in to help the ladies at Simply Scarfs. They are collecting pink items for a silent auction. I realize we are all over the country.

So would you consider  either donating to Darn Good Yarn (and I’ll handle the rest by donating some pink yarn at cost to the cause) or mailing an item to Jony and Annie?

Donate to Darn Good Yarn by clicking here.

Here’s a little more info from their flyer:

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October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

SimplyScarfs~etc.
152 High Street
Mineral Point, WI 53565

Is pleased to announce their first annual “Silent Auction”

Would you kindly donate a “pink” item for a Silent Auction?

Items will be displayed in the window with a number and the donors name

Drop an item off at the shop or call 987-0138 for a pick up.

Please drop off your bids into the shop’s “mail slot” or by visiting the shop. Remember to include your name, phone number, number on item and your bid.

All wining bidder’s will be contacted on Nov. 1st

Thank You!

Simply … Jony and Annie