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Forum: How-to Questions 08-30-2010, 03:28 PM
Replies: 5
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Posted By Mommy22alyns
Double wrapped stitches?

I'm making some itty bitty baby socks with a short-row heel. Some of the stitches get wrapped (wrap and turn) and then get wrapped a second time on another pass. Do I just pick up both wraps when I...
Forum: General Knitting 08-21-2010, 05:22 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,448
Posted By Mommy22alyns
I've poked a hole in my index finger with the tip...

I've poked a hole in my index finger with the tip of my knitting needles before. Those Options are pretty sharp!
Forum: The Lounge 09-15-2009, 06:06 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,329
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Man! You're the second person I "know" who was...

Man! You're the second person I "know" who was just in Nashville! And nobody comes to see me! *pout* :teehee:
Forum: Pattern Central 09-15-2009, 06:03 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 5,563
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Here's the Lion one. ...

Here's the Lion one.

http://www.lionbrand.com/patterns/pumpkinset.html?noImages=

This one does require DPNS for the I-cord stem though.
Forum: General Knitting 08-27-2009, 02:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 951
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Other yarns for towels/washcloths/duster covers?

I love my Sugar n' Cream, but what other yarns work for household knitting? Is mercerized cotton okay? What about cotton/acrylic like TLC Cotton Plus or Lion Brand Cotton-Ease?

TIA!
Forum: General Knitting 07-30-2009, 06:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 4,173
Posted By Mommy22alyns
My knitting instructor charges 1/2 cent per...

My knitting instructor charges 1/2 cent per stitch. It certainly doesn't come out cheap, but it's a fair-ish rule of thumb. And it makes you calculate how many stitches are in a project. ...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 07-25-2009, 06:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,741
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Sorry about the pic, Jan - I had another forum in...

Sorry about the pic, Jan - I had another forum in mind and thought that it would be auto-sized down. :aww:

Sue, I PMed you! Otherwise, I'll try the other 2 stores on Jan's list. I'd already...
Forum: General Knitting 07-25-2009, 12:47 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,383
Posted By Mommy22alyns
My mom doesn't know how to knit, but she's always...

My mom doesn't know how to knit, but she's always been very handicrafty. Growing up and seeing that a lot kept me interested in it. I wanted to learn to knit specifically because it was the one...
Forum: General Knitting 07-25-2009, 12:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,392
Posted By Mommy22alyns
I love Magic Loop! :heart: Anything circular...

I love Magic Loop! :heart: Anything circular you do on DPNs you can do in ML. Give it a try! I might have given up socks without it.
Forum: General Knitting 07-25-2009, 12:42 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,219
Posted By Mommy22alyns
I completely agree! So many things that have...

I completely agree! So many things that have looked complicated while reading the pattern have worked out easily once I've knit up to that point and have the piece in my hands. Just do it! :woot:...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 07-25-2009, 12:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,741
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Wanted: Noro Cornelia Tuttle Hamilton bk 2

I would really love some help finding this book or the pattern for "Klaralund." I saw it on Ravelry and fell. in. LOVE. :inlove:
http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/klaralund

The book seems...
Forum: General Knitting 07-18-2009, 07:21 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 12,613
Posted By Mommy22alyns
After a couple of years of love, my Options...

After a couple of years of love, my Options cables have just started pulling out of the fittings. I'm exploring my glue options but I'm worried about excess glue snagging my yarn.
I couldn't go with...
Forum: General Knitting 07-17-2009, 06:57 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,626
Posted By Mommy22alyns
The very word strikes fear into my heart! I...

The very word strikes fear into my heart! I can't even wrap my head around willingly cutting my knitting...
Forum: General Knitting 07-15-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,626
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Question What is your biggest knitting challenge?

Not yarn addiction or UFOs... I think we all suffer from those. ;) But what knitting act is the most difficult for you? Lace? Socks? Big or small needles? Fine or thick yarn? Novelty yarn?
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Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-11-2009, 01:57 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,654
Posted By Mommy22alyns
FOs - Tea Party top and lace kerchief

Lion Brand (Cotton-Ease) Tea Party Top, done in Rowan All-Seasons Cotton instead. It took 4 skeins of the Rowan. I love the terra cotta color on Sylvia. I knit it in the round up to binding off for...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-03-2009, 05:59 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,812
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Gorgeous! You have a sweet and talented MIL too...

Gorgeous! You have a sweet and talented MIL too - must be where your DH got it from. Lucky lady!
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-03-2009, 12:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,519
Posted By Mommy22alyns
FO - Knit Simple child's tank

I made a matching headband in sand stitch since I had plenty of leftover yarn.

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v259/dnabears/FOtank003.jpg

Back heart detail (don't mind the unsewn thread from...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 06-30-2009, 04:45 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,496
Posted By Mommy22alyns
That is stunning. Your knitting is always true...

That is stunning. Your knitting is always true to your name - real works of art!
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 06-27-2009, 10:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 999
Posted By Mommy22alyns
FO - BYOB bag, WIP - Child's Knit Tank

The BYOB bag is from Knitty Summer 08. I knit it in Lion Brand Cotton Ease that I had in my stash (yeah!). I needed the full 2 skeins of the MC - if you can have 3 on hand, it would be helpful. I...
Forum: Pattern Central 06-22-2009, 06:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,048
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Thanks for looking, Jan!

Thanks for looking, Jan!
Forum: General Knitting 06-21-2009, 05:49 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,636
Posted By Mommy22alyns
I love it!

I love it!
Forum: Pattern Central 06-21-2009, 05:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,048
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Is there a pattern anywhere for an adult car seat cover?

DH just got a different work vehicle and the seats are in not-so-great condition. The previous owner was female, so the seat covers have pink flowers on them. I'm amused, but DH isn't. Has anyone...
Forum: Pattern Central 06-21-2009, 05:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,786
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Yup... I am an idiot. I went back into Michaels...

Yup... I am an idiot. I went back into Michaels yesterday and saw right there on the sign in front of my eyes - crochet bag! That's what happens when I go into Michaels with my little ones tagging...
Forum: Pattern Central 06-18-2009, 02:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,786
Posted By Mommy22alyns
The one I saw was more open. That one is...

The one I saw was more open. That one is beautiful though!
Forum: Pattern Central 06-16-2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,786
Posted By Mommy22alyns
Need a Sugar & Cream bag/tote pattern please... (Michaels)

I was at Michaels today and by the Sugar & Cream display they had a big sign with two pictures on it. On the left was the knitted duster cover, and on the right was an openwork tote bag that was...
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