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clk 01-15-2005 10:15 PM

Knitting with loops
 
I saw a beautiful scarf made with Chenille isis yarn. It looked like it was knitted in stockinette stitch and incorporated a series of loops about 3/4" long, hanging off the front side of the work. The woman wearing it didn't know how it had been made but it was made by a friend of hers. I recall an old Beehive knitting pattern that had a stuffed poodle made with similar loops but can't figure out how to make them and have spent several hours searching old pattern books and the web. Any advice? Much appreciated.

salsa 01-16-2005 05:45 AM

Hi clk,

This is way bigger than what you described, but is this the kind of thing that you mean?

http://www.knitting-and.com/homework/loop-knitting.htm

Also, re those beehive poodle patterns, I just did a check and there are some on ebay if that helps you:

eg

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...sPageName=WD1V

amy 01-16-2005 06:55 AM

Welcome clk!

Do you mean "loop stitch"? I've got a video of this (next the the picture of cable stitches) on the Advanced techniques page.

Amy

Jouf 01-16-2005 09:29 AM

CLK - here's one I saw today:

http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEwinter02/PATTloopy.html

Jouf


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