Knit Bits: Cool Stuff to Know About the Knitting Lifestyle 2006 day to Day Calendar by Andrews McMeel Publishing

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  • Calendars & Diaries,
  • Calendar,
  • Needlework - Knitting,
  • Crafts & Hobbies / Knitting

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Number of Pages640
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Open LibraryOL7922142M
ISBN 100740752642
ISBN 109780740752643

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