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Where can I find Knitting kit?

Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 2:48 pm

As above...... Thanks!


Hoops, knitting needles, yarns, etc., etc. Any one stop shops out there?

Saw this thread but it seems Dragon is more for needlepoint except for carrying yarns. Where to get the needles and such?

http://forum.singaporeexpats.com/ftopic88417.html
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Post by the lynx » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 2:56 pm

Aww... picking up a new hobby? :P

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Re: Where can I find Knitting kit?

Post by x9200 » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 2:57 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:As above...... Thanks!


Hoops, knitting needles, yarns, etc., etc. Any one stop shops out there?
I would try Spotlight.

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Post by x9200 » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 2:58 pm

...and maybe Artsfriends.

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 2:58 pm

Somebody else in the family, but I used to do embroidery and macramé years ago when I was working offshore during down time.

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Post by the lynx » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 2:59 pm

Spotlight has one.

East Point Mall too.

And Golden Dragon Store in Chinatown.

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 3:11 pm

As Plaza Singapura is on the EW/NE MRT lines, I'll try that one first. Thanks.

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Post by v4jr4 » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 3:42 pm

I think Jurong Point has one near the kopi tiam (3rd floor). I guess the store name is "Siew Lip"

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 3:47 pm

v4jr4, that sounds good as well. Will try them 2nd if stoplight doesn't have what I want (don't know what I want for sure to be honest). But it's the wrong way although it's not too far from Jurong East/Clement area where I work. Thanks.

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Post by x9200 » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 4:31 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:As Plaza Singapura is on the EW/NE MRT lines, I'll try that one first. Thanks.
Artfriends are right inside the Buona Vista MRT station.

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 4:50 pm

Then Plaza Singapura might be my second stop. :cool:

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Post by JR8 » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 5:35 pm

sundaymorningstaple wrote:I used to do embroidery and macramé years ago when I was working offshore during down time.
Well I suppose it beats the other distractions those sailor-boys get up to.

Macrame.... that's funny :P :P :devil:

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Post by the lynx » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 10:21 pm

x9200 wrote:
sundaymorningstaple wrote:As Plaza Singapura is on the EW/NE MRT lines, I'll try that one first. Thanks.
Artfriends are right inside the Buona Vista MRT station.
Was there this evening after work for my craft soil :P

Nope there is no knitting kit sold there. Only cross stitch for kids. Guess you have to try elsewhere.

Edit: typo...
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Post by therat » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 10:41 pm

Ang Mo kio Central has one @ blk 709 near to Bee Cheng Hiang.

A shop that sold all kind of kitting / sewing kits.

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Post by sundaymorningstaple » Wed, 11 Jul 2012 10:56 pm

That's just down the road from me (about 10 minutes by car). Might try them tomorrow night. Thanks

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