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Forum: Crochet! 02-06-2011, 05:28 PM
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Posted By idahoknitter
Yay - easy! Thanks!

Yay - easy! Thanks!
Forum: Crochet! 02-06-2011, 04:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,326
Posted By idahoknitter
Newbie question - the last stitch on an edge

Hi everyone,
I knitted my first baby blanket and edged it with a single row of crochet edging. I crocheted around the entire blanket and finished with the last stitch going under the first stitch,...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-07-2010, 08:41 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 994
Posted By idahoknitter
Smile Wow, thank you. Now it makes perfect sense!

Wow, thank you. Now it makes perfect sense!
Forum: How-to Questions 11-07-2010, 12:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 994
Posted By idahoknitter
Question knit through horizontal strand

Hi everyone,
I'm planning to make the Market Bag from Knitting Daily (http://www.knittingdaily.com/media/p/14006.aspx) for Christmas gifts. There is an instruction in the Knotted Mest Stitch section...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-29-2009, 10:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 912
Posted By idahoknitter
Oh how I love to read that something is the...

Oh how I love to read that something is the "easiest"! The afghan is a graduation gift and I need to finish it before he goes off to college in August.

Thank you!
Forum: How-to Questions 06-29-2009, 09:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 912
Posted By idahoknitter
How do I put edges on my afghan?

Hi everyone,
I knitted an afghan using the Alexi pattern (http://berroco.com/exclusives/alexi_throw/alexi_throw.html). I put fringe on the cast-on and cast-off ends and after a very gentle wash, the...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-04-2009, 10:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 756
Posted By idahoknitter
Thank you Suzeeq!

Thank you Suzeeq!
Forum: How-to Questions 04-04-2009, 09:45 PM
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Views: 756
Posted By idahoknitter
What does "turn" mean in these instructions?

:?? I'm confused by the KnitPicks Andean Chullo Hat instructions. Because I'm still a novice, I read the instructions before starting. The instructions start out by knitting two ear flaps. Now is...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-14-2009, 08:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,186
Posted By idahoknitter
Thank you again. It sounds like I better head to...

Thank you again. It sounds like I better head to a store and look at the grids on actual yarns before I buy anything. I purchase quite a bit online but for these projects, I'll head to the stores.
...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-14-2009, 08:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,186
Posted By idahoknitter
Hi KnitTogether, Ooooooohhhhhh, now maybe I get...

Hi KnitTogether,
Ooooooohhhhhh, now maybe I get it. But something is still confusing me because the ranges are so big. For example....

For the yarn gauge described as 18 sts + 24 rows = 4 in., I...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-14-2009, 07:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,186
Posted By idahoknitter
How do you get the right yarn based on gauge number

Iím hoping to find yarn for the two afghan projects that are next on my to-do. However, Iím new enough that I donít know how to translate a gauge from the pattern to the yarn.
Both patterns are from...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-07-2008, 02:04 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,000
Posted By idahoknitter
You inspired me to add my dogs as an Avatar. ...

You inspired me to add my dogs as an Avatar. Lucy and Rufus are in the picture :-)
Forum: How-to Questions 05-07-2008, 01:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,000
Posted By idahoknitter
Thank you Denise! BTW, I adore the dog...

Thank you Denise!

BTW, I adore the dog picture you have posted.

Cindy
Forum: How-to Questions 05-07-2008, 01:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,000
Posted By idahoknitter
K the K "as they face you"

I'm making the Alexi throw (http://www.berroco.com/exclusives/alexi_throw/alexi_throw.html)and am confused by some instructions. In the diamond pattern, on the WS rows it says "K the k sts and p the...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-10-2008, 09:05 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 768
Posted By idahoknitter
Thanks Ingrid!

Thanks Ingrid!
Forum: How-to Questions 03-10-2008, 12:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 768
Posted By idahoknitter
how do you wash wool or alpaca FO?

I'm finishing up my very first afghan :woohoo: and can't wait to post a picture on the chat area with finished objects! This afghan is made out of 50% alpaca and 50% wool and the next one I...
Forum: General Knitting 02-17-2008, 08:21 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,370
Posted By idahoknitter
Congratulations on learning continental knitting!...

Congratulations on learning continental knitting! A knitting instructor told us that continental knitting was fast so I taught myself how to do it from the video here and haven't gone back since. ...
Forum: General Knitting 02-17-2008, 06:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 971
Posted By idahoknitter
Thanks for the encouragement! I think I'll start...

Thanks for the encouragement! I think I'll start shopping for some nice worsted yarn and give it a try.
Forum: General Knitting 02-17-2008, 05:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 971
Posted By idahoknitter
Scrunchable scarf pattern used in an afghan?

When I first started knitting, I asked this forum what scarf patterns would be best for gifts. The scrunchable scarf (http://www.knitlist.com/96gift/giftsscarf.htm) pattern was suggested by several...
Forum: General Knitting 12-04-2007, 11:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,072
Posted By idahoknitter
Christeen, I love the idea of bamboo, soy and...

Christeen, I love the idea of bamboo, soy and hemp! I'll start looking into them right away.

Ingrid, you mentioned two brands I've never heard of before so I will look into them too.

Thank you...
Forum: General Knitting 12-04-2007, 05:29 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,072
Posted By idahoknitter
Good question - I should be more specific. My...

Good question - I should be more specific. My skin does not respond well to acrylic or polyester so I avoid wearing it whenever possible. So I didn't want to work with 100% acrylic for that reason.
Forum: General Knitting 12-04-2007, 03:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,072
Posted By idahoknitter
Thanks for the suggestions Suzeeq. I'm avoiding...

Thanks for the suggestions Suzeeq. I'm avoiding acrylic yarns because I am unable to wear 100% acrylic so I assume knitting with it isn't a good idea either. However, the blends seem seem to be ok...
Forum: General Knitting 12-04-2007, 02:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,072
Posted By idahoknitter
Favorite Washable Natural-Fiber Yarn for Afghans?

My new niece-in-law suggested that I make afghans for the adult nieces and nephews for Christmas next year. That was a great suggestion!

I'm now looking for natural-fiber (or natural fiber blend)...
Forum: General Knitting 09-24-2007, 10:37 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,136
Posted By idahoknitter
I'm so glad I saw the image you included in your...

I'm so glad I saw the image you included in your reply! Susan may be right that I'll get bored quickly, but I wanted to make this with a really soft yarn like an alpaca blend and the affordable...
Forum: General Knitting 09-23-2007, 08:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,136
Posted By idahoknitter
Single Color Lady Eleanor??

I'm making a Lady Eleanor stole for my DIL for Christmas. Has anyone made the stole using a single solid color? Does it look great or is the pattern lost? I haven't seen any photos of a single...
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