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Forum: How-to Questions 03-02-2014, 09:41 AM
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Posted By lori1551
Of Troy has a great blog on Double knitting.....

Of Troy has a great blog on Double knitting.. http://golden-apples.blogspot.ca/2007/04/part1-simple-double-knitting.html
Forum: General Knitting 02-27-2014, 07:35 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 813
Posted By lori1551
Salmonmac: Thank you, I love double knitting.....

Salmonmac: Thank you, I love double knitting.. and I do try and challenge myself when I can.

GG: I self taught myself in 2011 and haven't stopped from our conversations in your forum. Yes, I do...
Forum: General Knitting 02-27-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 768
Posted By lori1551
Are you talking about a knot to join a new colour...

Are you talking about a knot to join a new colour of yarn? I never ever make knots in my projects, they show, and look ugly. If you cannot add new yarn at an edge, just add your new yarn and start...
Forum: General Knitting 02-27-2014, 01:06 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 813
Posted By lori1551
Pearl, think of it this way, it is only one...

Pearl, think of it this way, it is only one stitch at a time, if you can DK then you can make any project you want as long as you have patience. DKing is not a fast knit...
Forum: General Knitting 02-27-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 813
Posted By lori1551
Yes you can DK with more than 2 colours, do...

Yes you can DK with more than 2 colours, do cables and lace.. you just have to re-arrange your sts for cables.. I have not tried the lace but I have seen finished objects...
I just made these...
Forum: General Knitting 02-25-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 716
Posted By lori1551
GG: this looks to me like a Brioche rib and then...

GG: this looks to me like a Brioche rib and then it changes to a honeycomb Brioche...?? Just guessing...
Forum: General Knitting 02-25-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 988
Posted By lori1551
I am piping in late to this conversation. There...

I am piping in late to this conversation. There has been quite a few threads on Ravelry on this subject.

My personal experience is after time and washings this knot came undone for me two...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 01-31-2014, 09:37 PM
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Views: 3,278
Posted By lori1551
That is absolutely beautiful!!! Great work...

That is absolutely beautiful!!! Great work Charlotte... I would never attempt that, you are very talented...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 01-11-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,278
Posted By lori1551
I'm an amateur video maker, but thank you for the...

I'm an amateur video maker, but thank you for the compliment! Since my video making is relatively new, the viewing list goes by the number of views or hits. So if mine has 2,500 views, and someone...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 01-11-2014, 08:12 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 3,278
Posted By lori1551
I don't know as I cannot open your link. Sorry.

I don't know as I cannot open your link. Sorry.
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 01-10-2014, 07:45 PM
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Views: 3,278
Posted By lori1551
Wow Charlotte, that is quite a mess you are in. ...

Wow Charlotte, that is quite a mess you are in. If you have to cut would my video for the braided join help you with this type of yarn? I don't know how to link on here. But go to you tube and do...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 12-17-2013, 06:27 PM
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Views: 888
Posted By lori1551
Yes I would love it, it is just so pretty! Are...

Yes I would love it, it is just so pretty! Are you on Ravelry? Or we can private message giving our email addresses, I'm not comfortable putting it on a forum.
Lorraine
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 12-17-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 888
Posted By lori1551
Beautiful! I have never made leg warmers hmmmmmm...

Beautiful! I have never made leg warmers hmmmmmm might be a project in the near future.
Forum: Pattern Central 11-13-2012, 02:24 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 23,361
Posted By lori1551
I'm sorry I did not see the PM you sent me... the...

I'm sorry I did not see the PM you sent me... the pattern is in your inbox via the email address you gave me.... I apologize for the delay... I just missed it... Lorraine
Forum: Pattern Central 10-03-2012, 11:22 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 23,361
Posted By lori1551
I need your email address to send it to you... pm...

I need your email address to send it to you... pm me with it and i will pass it on to you... Lorraine
Forum: Pattern Central 03-16-2012, 12:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 23,361
Posted By lori1551
I was not the person looking for the pattern,,,...

I was not the person looking for the pattern,,, that was a picture of the pattern I have, I scanned the pic and put it on here. Thanks anyway.
Forum: How-to Questions 01-10-2012, 02:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,719
Posted By lori1551
IMHO you get what you pay for... the cheap...

IMHO you get what you pay for... the cheap needles just will not stay relaxed no matter how much you heat them.. Just the nature of the beast I'm afraid. When 1st using circs I started out with the...
Forum: General Knitting 12-30-2011, 03:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,783
Posted By lori1551
I did look at patterns for cotton, but the...

I did look at patterns for cotton, but the problem is that there were over 15,000 patterns, and there was no way to filter to the type of cotton... all I could filter was 'cotton'. I looked through...
Forum: General Knitting 12-30-2011, 03:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,783
Posted By lori1551
Thanks Jan,,, Wouldn't cotton be too rough for...

Thanks Jan,,, Wouldn't cotton be too rough for Cancer patients, baby sweaters and blankets? Have you ever done that? I really find your comment interesting. The stuff I have is the type of cotton...
Forum: General Knitting 12-30-2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,783
Posted By lori1551
What do you make with cotton yarn?

I have a large garbage bag full of various colours of cotton yarn, that I never purchased. People often give their unwanted yarn and cotton seems to be a favorite for unwanted yarns. I don't want...
Forum: General Knitting 12-30-2011, 03:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,349
Posted By lori1551
Just a quick question... you mentioned you knit a...

Just a quick question... you mentioned you knit a lot with cotton. I have a huge garbage bag full of balls of cotton, and besides dishcloths I have no idea what to do with the stuff. Would you mind...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-30-2011, 08:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,256
Posted By lori1551
I agree with suzeeq and salmonmac about the...

I agree with suzeeq and salmonmac about the undoing of the cast off, but they did not explain how to add yarn to continue knitting.

You have several choices here for adding yarn, if you add yarn at...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 12-28-2011, 07:54 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 12,280
Posted By lori1551
Welcome to this forum.... We got our 1st snow...

Welcome to this forum.... We got our 1st snow fall last night, did you get any? Will be a short winter. :))
Forum: How-to Questions 12-19-2011, 02:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 521
Posted By lori1551
What are you making? are you joining with another...

What are you making? are you joining with another piece or to itself... Reason I ask is usually k2p2 are in a series of 4 when casting on... that way when you join you have the K2 P2 all the way...
Forum: The Lounge 12-18-2011, 11:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,489
Posted By lori1551
Good for you, 82 and on the computer... You are...

Good for you, 82 and on the computer... You are something else!! that is just so awesome... I can say you are the only 82 year old I know that is computer literate... love it!!

40 was also a tough...
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