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Why Would You Ever Want to Pay For Knitting and Crochet Patterns or Lessons When You Can Get All That for Free?
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May 26, 2013 06:23:19   #
pin_happy
 
This is to remind you that there is another website offering free patterns

http://www.adriafil.com/uk/i-modelli.html?pag=10

Starting only from page 10 there are free patterns, noticeable by the red "instruction", then you can download. Enjoy.
 
May 26, 2013 06:44:15   #
btibbs70
 
Thank you for the reminder.
I went to the site, tried to save it to Favorites, and found that it was already there! What a shame it had been forgotten.
TNX for posting :thumbup:
May 26, 2013 06:48:25   #
wjeanc (a regular here)
 
Many beautiful patterns. Could spend hours on this site. I added 5 new patterns to my pattern stash in only 5 pages and still over 50 pages yet to review.

Thanks for the link.
May 26, 2013 07:03:15   #
LynneA
 
Thank you!
May 26, 2013 07:11:22   #
kayde
 
thanks! at this link <http://www.adriafil.com/html/img/riviste/mag25/modelli/file_istruzioni/uk/spieg.pdf>

there is a booklet of free patterns

hope it helps
May 26, 2013 08:04:08   #
LadyBecket (a regular here)
 
Some fabulous patterns!! Thank you!!!
 
May 26, 2013 15:32:06   #
TinaOR
 
And there are several stockists of Adriafil yarn, here's one in the UK www.avicraftwool.co.uk
May 27, 2013 09:46:32   #
Celt Knitter
 
http://www.adriafil.com/html/img/riviste/mag25/modelli/file_istruzioni/uk/spieg.pdf


kayde wrote:
thanks! at this link <http://www.adriafil.com/html/img/riviste/mag25/modelli/file_istruzioni/uk/spieg.pdf>

there is a booklet of free patterns

hope it helps
May 27, 2013 09:47:13   #
Celt Knitter
 
Gorgeous, thank you!
pin_happy wrote:
This is to remind you that there is another website offering free patterns

http://www.adriafil.com/uk/i-modelli.html?pag=10

Starting only from page 10 there are free patterns, noticeable by the red "instruction", then you can download. Enjoy.
May 27, 2013 12:28:23   #
Lalane
 
Great site thank you will be browsing that one.
May 27, 2013 14:35:01   #
janielha (a regular here)
 
Lots of beautiful patterns. Thank you!
 
May 27, 2013 14:36:35   #
yona (a regular here)
 
Wonderful site, thanks.
Sep 18, 2013 08:10:45   #
TinaOR
 
If you like Adriafil Fiore yarn you might like to take a look at this website because it's on 'Super Sale' there www.avicraftwool.co.uk
 
          
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