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Forum: General Knitting 11-24-2007, 08:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 755
Posted By ChristyH
Not what I thought

I am working on my first big complicated project with cables and I am not sure I like it. I did a color project which I really enjoyed. Maybe it is the yarn I don't care for or maybe I am just a...
Forum: General Knitting 11-21-2007, 10:57 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,864
Posted By ChristyH
Most of stash is autumn colors with oranges,...

Most of stash is autumn colors with oranges, browns, dark greens, although any green is good for me, and dark purples.

Earth tones are my favorites. It is hard for me to branch out. No pinks,...
Forum: General Knitting 11-20-2007, 05:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,469
Posted By ChristyH
I used to subscribe to Knitter's but there hasn't...

I used to subscribe to Knitter's but there hasn't been that much I wanted to make out of it in the last year so I let it lapse. Interweave Knits has some great technical articles. I recently...
Forum: General Knitting 11-19-2007, 10:32 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,278
Posted By ChristyH
So it would have a semi solid look to it then? ...

So it would have a semi solid look to it then? Totally Cool!
Forum: General Knitting 11-19-2007, 08:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,278
Posted By ChristyH
Can you dye...

Can you dye Lion Brand Wool ease yarn? I knew synthetics dye up differently.
Forum: General Knitting 11-19-2007, 08:36 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,561
Posted By ChristyH
I cirled stuff in my last catalog and gave it to...

I cirled stuff in my last catalog and gave it to the relatives for ideas for me for Christmas and I know I wish I had the catalog back. I ended up giving away two marked up catalogs. Hopefully the...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-18-2007, 01:24 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 3,236
Posted By ChristyH
I just finished my first two color project. You...

I just finished my first two color project. You can see it at my blog. Those hats are beautiful but I think the baby is cuter. :yay:
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-18-2007, 01:22 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,525
Posted By ChristyH
That is so cute! Where can I get that pattern or...

That is so cute! Where can I get that pattern or is it a kit? He will make a great knitting muse. :yay:
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 11-18-2007, 12:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 983
Posted By ChristyH
Swap some Knit Picks sock yarn anyone?

I have two skiens of Knit Picks essential Multi called Tucson. it is blues and browns, like the southwest. I am not fond of blue and was wondering if anyone would want to swap another Knit Picks...
Forum: General Knitting 11-18-2007, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 872
Posted By ChristyH
Lost a little knitting mojo

I have recently finshed my first two color project and it turned out great and probably swelled my head. So I cast for the November Mystery Sock which lists that it is for intermediate to advnaced...
Forum: General Knitting 11-18-2007, 12:00 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,561
Posted By ChristyH
Which sampler did you get? I bought the warm...

Which sampler did you get? I bought the warm one.;)
Forum: General Knitting 11-18-2007, 11:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,561
Posted By ChristyH
I ordered one of those sock samplers. The warm...

I ordered one of those sock samplers. The warm one and it was beautiful. They put the wrong multi one in and someone said if I call they will send me the right one for free and allow me to keep the...
Forum: General Knitting 10-28-2007, 08:10 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 8,990
Posted By ChristyH
Yup! You blink and way too mcuh time has gone by....

Yup! You blink and way too mcuh time has gone by. I am like a kid in a candy store.:aww:
Forum: General Knitting 10-28-2007, 08:08 AM
Replies: 446
Views: 36,436
Posted By ChristyH
I just got into Ravelry a few days ago and all I...

I just got into Ravelry a few days ago and all I can say is OH MY!:woohoo: What they have done there is incredible! There is so much to look at. I don't have many friends and I am the same there...
Forum: General Knitting 10-22-2007, 01:55 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,417
Posted By ChristyH
Wink Here are some more places to buy sock yarn. ...

Here are some more places to buy sock yarn.

http://www.yarn4socks.com/servlet/StoreFront

http://www.simplysockyarn.com/StoreFront.bok

Enjoy!
Forum: General Knitting 10-22-2007, 10:44 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,630
Posted By ChristyH
Talking The color of your stash

Was looking through my small stash. Yes it is small, it fit in a bushel basket. We be "po" here, at least until I return to work after Christmas and that is beside the point.

Anyway, green is my...
Forum: General Knitting 10-22-2007, 10:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,417
Posted By ChristyH
I really like Cherry Tree Hill yarn for socks. ...

I really like Cherry Tree Hill yarn for socks. Check out www.loopyewe.com (http://www.loopyewe.com) great place for all things sock yarn! She even puts liitle treats in the package for you.:inlove:
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-22-2007, 10:33 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 928
Posted By ChristyH
I hope to finish the other slipper by Wednesday....

I hope to finish the other slipper by Wednesday. I am not one for having a bunch of UFO's. I try to have a small project and then a larger project to work on. I made myself finsh my vest back...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-21-2007, 04:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 928
Posted By ChristyH
Finished a Christmas slipper

I finished a Christmas slipper and now need to make the other one. The other one should go quick. You can see it at my blog. Forgive my lack of technical expertise with both camera and blog stuff.
Forum: General Knitting 10-19-2007, 08:47 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,776
Posted By ChristyH
Redface Christmas Knitting yet anyone?

I have been trying to knit most of our Christmas presents. Some knit up so fast or at least fast for me, that my hands are tired.

What are you knitting for gifts?

I am knitting socks for my...
Forum: General Knitting 10-19-2007, 08:42 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,111
Posted By ChristyH
I am with Jenn-Knits. We have three children and...

I am with Jenn-Knits. We have three children and homeschool. The pennies are pinched so tight here they scream once in a while.:wink:

Although last year for Christmas I got some money and I...
Forum: General Knitting 10-19-2007, 08:38 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 3,815
Posted By ChristyH
I am beginning to get excited myself. At least...

I am beginning to get excited myself. At least check a few hours ago I was 3300 something:-P. I am so close I can smell it.

Christy
Forum: General Knitting 10-19-2007, 12:47 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,111
Posted By ChristyH
No revelry yet but very soon. I am in the 4000...

No revelry yet but very soon. I am in the 4000 range.

I look at knitpick's for substitutions also.

Christy
Forum: General Knitting 10-19-2007, 11:00 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,111
Posted By ChristyH
Talking What kind of yarn do you buy?

I mean, when you look in some of the magazines, they use nothing but top quality yarn, which except for the rare time I can not afford. KnitPicks seems to be very helpful in still getting good yarn...
Forum: General Knitting 10-16-2007, 10:48 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,126
Posted By ChristyH
Talking I kind of like scratchy yarn. It makes me feel...

I kind of like scratchy yarn. It makes me feel warm. :aww:

I plan on buying some SWS to make a sweater that was on the cover of Creative Knitting. The sweater looked like a project with just...
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