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#731172 - 7th Oct 2012 9:41am Sock Bobbins
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Wool socks. Does anyone know where you can buy those wooden mushroom shaped bobbins which were used before the days of throw-a-way socks, or have one they don't use hidden in a work box? Thanks

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#731240 - 7th Oct 2012 1:35pm Re: Sock Bobbins [Re: paxvobiscum]
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gosh, you have taken me back in time with the wooden mushroom haha, not seen them around for many years, try e-bay good luck and thanks for the memory.

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#731761 - 9th Oct 2012 7:12am Re: Sock Bobbins [Re: Raven61]
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Thanks Raven. Will check it out later. It's for an elderly gent who only wears heavy wool socks and wants to carry on darning. He probably has misplaced the one he used. Quite frankly I did not think of Ebay

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