Showing results 1 to 16 of 16
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: rimna
Forum: How-to Questions 04-03-2013, 06:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 358
Posted By rimna
Increasing 2x2 ribbing

Hi Everyone,

I am knitting a snake in 2x2 ribbing on four needles. I started at his tail and am working up his body. I want to increase my stitch count from 12 to 16. I can see where I increased to...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-18-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 439
Posted By rimna
I can't believe myself sometimes! The pattern I...

I can't believe myself sometimes!

The pattern I have doesn't have the instructions for 3 sizes, it just has a woman's and a mens size. I couldn't find the paper the pattern is on so I went on line...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-18-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 439
Posted By rimna
If I add 8 stitches and donít add a slip stitch...

If I add 8 stitches and donít add a slip stitch wonít it change the spiral? Or make it lopsided?

Hereís the link to the pattern....
Forum: How-to Questions 03-18-2013, 12:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 439
Posted By rimna
Spiral sock CO change pattern change?

I am making a pair of spiral socks that the pattern calls for 56 stitches to be cast on, but to get the proper gauge I had to cast on 64 stitches. Iím at the point in the pattern where the spiral...
Forum: General Knitting 10-22-2012, 07:10 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,800
Posted By rimna
Thanks everyone for the suggestions and...

Thanks everyone for the suggestions and information.

I wanted to knit something using my grandmother's needles and with them being so small - size 0 - I chose a small project. Little did I know...
Forum: General Knitting 10-21-2012, 08:08 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,800
Posted By rimna
Thanks - I'll check them out.

Thanks - I'll check them out.
Forum: General Knitting 10-21-2012, 06:57 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,800
Posted By rimna
The needle in my left hand is empty and the...

The needle in my left hand is empty and the needle in my right hand has the stitches on it. I manipulate the stitches with the empty needle in my left hand off of the needle in my right hand.

When...
Forum: General Knitting 10-21-2012, 05:31 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,800
Posted By rimna
I started pulling the purse apart and about half...

I started pulling the purse apart and about half way I found a row that I did start the wrong way when I picked it up to continue knitting. Looks more square now but I think I'm going to block it...
Forum: General Knitting 10-21-2012, 04:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,800
Posted By rimna
The measurement going crosswise - with the...

The measurement going crosswise - with the stripes - is the same all the way across. The edge rolled under when I took the picture.

The bind off wasn't extrememly tight but I did have to pay...
Forum: General Knitting 10-21-2012, 03:17 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,800
Posted By rimna
Suzeeq and Salmonmac - I squared the piece to the...

Suzeeq and Salmonmac - I squared the piece to the table under the towel. The second picture is hard to see folded but it really shows the difference. I thought the needle guide might help put it in...
Forum: General Knitting 10-21-2012, 12:36 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,800
Posted By rimna
Crooked Knitted Piece

Hi everyone,

I know this is weird but I knitted a piece that I was going to fold and sew to make a small purse in stockinette stitch and there is a
.25 inch difference from top to bottom on each...
Forum: General Knitting 01-25-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 804
Posted By rimna
Thanks

Thanks Jan and Antares for the information. I see a lot of good deals on the website. Jan - doesn't a synthetic make the cotton yarn too heavy and warm for summer items? Nancy
Forum: General Knitting 01-25-2012, 09:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,147
Posted By rimna
sweater - unworked stitches question

I am knitting a preemie jacket (looks like a sweater) that is worked side-to-side in one piece. I casted on 38 stitches and knit 5 rows. The next instruction is

Shape yoke

**1st row(RS) K25....
Forum: General Knitting 01-22-2012, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 804
Posted By rimna
Summer Yarn

I need a yarn for making summer baby items. I have found several possibilities but they either are too expensive or have to lay flat to dry or need to be ironed. Some of the yarns that I have found...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-08-2011, 10:31 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 574
Posted By rimna
Smile Thanks

Thank you grumpy gramma and suzeeq. Both methods were simple to do. I ended up using the cable cast on and everything is back on track.:woohoo:
Forum: How-to Questions 11-07-2011, 07:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 574
Posted By rimna
Question Vintage Pattern Sleeve Question

I am knitting a baby sweater (sacque) that started with 76 stitches for the back. I have worked the pattern for 7" as stated in the instructions. I don't understand the next step for starting the...
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16

 
Forum Jump
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:38 AM.