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Thursday, August 12, 2004

More Pressing Issues

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Meet my little friend…
THIS is none other than a Sleeve Board for ironing sleeves, cuffs and small items.

AND it is beautifully designed by Michael Graves, the renowned, postmodern architect and winner of The National Medal of Arts! His Sherwood Pavilion is the ultimate Knitting Nirvana!

AND I got it at TARGET!

So convenient for reaching those interior seams…
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Perfect for steaming those pesky sleeve caps…
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with NO STRESS!

I put the finishing touches on the BizChic Cardi last night in a flash, using the Board. Since most of the finishing knitting and seaming was done in the car or GASP, at the beach, it was impossible to iron as I go, which I ususally do.

Although not quite as exciting as a Sleeve Ham, (which I am still looking for – saw this one at Clotilde’s but the matching Hamholder was no longer available), the Sleeve Board is my new best friend…

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