Free crappy yarn

August 22, 2007 @ 12:31 am
posted by kris
Filed under: yarn

OK, so I was going through my stash today and decided that I will never, ever use my 6 skeins of Mystical Creations yarn. Anybody want it? I am too lazy to take a picture. It is a light fingering weight – 10 sts to the in kind. Ugh. If you do a search on this site or my flickr site, you can find pics. Unfortunately due to high shipping costs, I will have to limit it to someone in Europe. OR if you want to pay shipping to anywhere else, then that’s fine too. Leave a comment or send me mail at bockstark.knits at gmail dot com.

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4 Comments

Comment by bookgrump

Made on Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007 @ 1:05 am

You’re probably wise to dump it. I used the wool-silk and had a nightmare with bleeding yarn. I traded my one skein of fingering weight to someone who swore that they always wash their socks by hand anyway. I wouldn’t take any more MCY yarn if someone gave it to me AND offered to pay the shipping! (Sorry!)

Comment by javede

Made on Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007 @ 11:35 am

I would love to give the yarn a new home! I’m on a yarn diet, but free yarn doesn’t count, right? I live in Germany so postage wouldn’t be high too ;-)

Comment by jiva

Made on Wednesday, August 22nd, 2007 @ 12:46 pm

I’ll take it! i’f Javede has not already taken it. I’m in the UK. I’ll pay for my shipping too. I just cannot resist any free yarn bleed or not.

Comment by olive

Made on Monday, May 26th, 2008 @ 1:33 am

hey i’ll take some



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