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    Posted 6 years ago

    Agram.m
    (709 items)

    Our grandmothers and great-grandmothers have lots of knitted because I have seen a lot of knitting needlle caps that my eyes are pulled over the last years. Probably they are worn on a chatelaine in the past. Unfortunately modern women don't use them anymore. However, they can be assigned to a beautiful necklace for example on a silver Belcher chain. The knitting needlle caps/guards themselves are more than 2 inches long and with the Belcher chain including slide total 5 inches.
    Here's such another nice silver couple with comparing silver slide barrel

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    1. Agram.m Agram.m, 6 years ago
      blunderbuss thanks for looking and loving
    2. Agram.m Agram.m, 6 years ago
      blunderbuss 2 thanks for looking and loving
    3. Agram.m Agram.m, 6 years ago
      Beltown thanks for your interest and loving
    4. Agram.m Agram.m, 6 years ago
      mustangtony dear friend, thanks for looking and loving as so many times!
    5. walksoftly walksoftly, 6 years ago
      What are knitted needless caps & what part is the silver slide?
      I tried to Google it & all I got was info on knitting needles & how to knit a cap:-(
    6. Agram.m Agram.m, 6 years ago
      walksoftly this are 2 "sleeves" to slide as the handiwork stops of course one on each needle. They used them in the past now not any more. That's why I use the word: caps but perhaps sleeves is a better word? And the slide is the large round "bead" above them.
      This is a language problem. English is for me a foreign language and this are such specialized terms that I have probably found the wrong translation. But maybe you know what I mean and give me the good translation. Thanks in advance and thanks for your question and loving!
    7. walksoftly walksoftly, 6 years ago
      I get it now, so you didn't have to worry about dropping a stitch!

      "Silver knitting needle caps/guards with silver slide barrel"

      Thanks Agram.m, love it! :-)
    8. Agram.m Agram.m, 6 years ago
      Walksofly I' m gratefull for your help! Thanks! Nice you like the needle caps too!
    9. walksoftly walksoftly, 6 years ago
      You're most welcome, I'm always able to learn something new each day on CW! :-)
    10. Agram.m Agram.m, 6 years ago
      Lisa thanks for your interest and loving
    11. Agram.m Agram.m, 6 years ago
      newtimes, as always thanks!
    12. Agram.m Agram.m, 6 years ago
      LeaGoodwin thanks for your interest and loving

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