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Forum: Knit-Alongs 04-28-2009, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,721
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Sounds great! I just figure, with my level of...

Sounds great! I just figure, with my level of mental clarity these days, if I waited till the first to plan my project, buy the supplies and start something new, I wouldn't begin the May KAL till...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 04-28-2009, 03:38 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,721
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Is there a May KAL yet?

If not, I nominate May to be the month where we all try something new.

The May Explorations KAL!

I've never precipitated a KAL before, so I don't know how to get started. Let me know if anyone is...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-20-2009, 09:03 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 571
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
That does help, and makes a lot of sense. ...

That does help, and makes a lot of sense. Sizings on patterns make it tricky to keep track of where you are.

Thanks for the help!
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-20-2009, 08:53 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,131
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
The pattern is from...

The pattern is from knitty:

http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEwinter05/PATTblu.html

I used cotton-ease, because my LYS didn't carry Rowan at the time, and also ka-ching! I made the second size and it...
Forum: General Knitting 03-18-2009, 04:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 873
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
*waves*

I finally uploaded a picture. As always, my daughter looks lovely and I look like crap on a cracker. But it's so cute that we're both grinning at the camera (my husband) that I don't even...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-18-2009, 04:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 571
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Counters/ Markers- when to use

When does one use stitch counters? Is this strictly a lace thing?

For what sorts of projects have you used counters?
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-18-2009, 02:19 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 6,349
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
fantastic! so professional and polished! I'd...

fantastic! so professional and polished! I'd love to make something for my husband, but I don't know what he'll tolerate, since he easily gets overheated!

looking great!
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-18-2009, 01:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,131
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
FO: Blu Jeans

Here are my finished Blu Jeans!
I intend to package them with a white onesie that has a paci wrapped up in the sleeve, like a pack of cigs.

YAY! I'm really happy with the outcome!
Forum: How-to Questions 03-14-2009, 02:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 911
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
It's from the Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino book. ...

It's from the Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino book. I bought that book and the Zoe Mellor: 25 Adorable knits for tots book before I learned that there were so many free patterns available...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-14-2009, 02:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 911
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
I guess it's also just for efficiency's sake! I...

I guess it's also just for efficiency's sake! I find myself wrapping the yarn back around the balls every row because they just keep unwinding with all the back and forth, and the twisting with the...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-14-2009, 01:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 911
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
A whole-body experience

I am enjoying my latest project: The Debbie Bliss Teddy Bear and Cable Jacket
http://www.theknittinggarden.com/images/debbiebliss/book/BC-Cable_TeddyBear_Jacket.jpg

I finally got the hang of the...
Forum: General Knitting 03-06-2009, 10:26 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,978
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
UPDATE! I frogged the minimal progress I made on...

UPDATE!

I frogged the minimal progress I made on the TeddyBear and cable sweater and restarted it last night- the right way!

WOW! it was like knitting for the first time again. It looks so much...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 03-06-2009, 10:20 AM
Replies: 406
Views: 51,928
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Woo! The instant de-stashing was a huge success!...

Woo!

The instant de-stashing was a huge success! I got rid of over a hundred dollars of yarn! I used my store credit at WalMart to get a WiiFit (I wasn't going to buy more of their crappy yarn,...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-03-2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,817
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Wow, these are fantastic! I love the ugly...

Wow, these are fantastic!

I love the ugly duckies socks and the baby socks. It looks like they'd be the kind to STAY ON!

What kind of stay-at-home things have you been trying? I'm in the same...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 03-03-2009, 04:37 PM
Replies: 406
Views: 51,928
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Being that it's now March, I guess I'm a little...

Being that it's now March, I guess I'm a little late for the 2009 resolution train of thinking. And I have certainly bought quite a bit of yarn since Jan 1!

Nonetheless, as a new knitter, I've been...
Forum: General Knitting 03-03-2009, 11:03 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,978
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
OK! I have noticed that! Mysteries solved! ...

OK! I have noticed that! Mysteries solved! Thank you!
Forum: General Knitting 03-02-2009, 10:54 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,978
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Thanks, everybody! Glad to know that we had this...

Thanks, everybody! Glad to know that we had this little gathering of Twisted stitches! :twisted: Bwahahaha!

Many of you mentioned this little problem doesn't affect stockinette, but what king of...
Forum: General Knitting 02-28-2009, 04:08 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Awesome! I enjoy knitting with wool, but as the...

Awesome! I enjoy knitting with wool, but as the spring approaches (I mean, can't approach FAST ENOUGH!!!) there will soon come a need for non-wool items. Glad to know I can do the cables I enjoy in...
Forum: General Knitting 02-28-2009, 04:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,978
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
My mind has been blown...

I've been browsing patterns today and I chanced upon a pattern that refers to "knitting into the back of the stitch".

As a self-taught knitter, there has been no one to correct me because

That's...
Forum: General Knitting 02-28-2009, 03:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
cotton cables

I'm hoping to start working on a sweater and I'd like to make it out of a cotton blend (cotton-ease, to be exact). Ideally, it would have cables, but now that I'm reading some patterns and gathering...
Forum: Pattern Central 02-28-2009, 03:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,755
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Looking for cabled hoodie pattern

I'm looking for a pattern (preferrably free) of a cabled hoodie

Like if the rogue pullover had a zipper and no kangaroo pocket.
http://www.girlfromauntie.com/patterns/shop/rogue/detail.php

And, I'd...
Forum: General Knitting 02-18-2009, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 897
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Options needles arrived

Ok, so I had the worst. day. evar. but I arrived home to discover that my options needles had arrived in the mail! Yay! I started a new project, and they worked great! Just wanted to share the...
Forum: Pattern Central 02-16-2009, 05:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 836
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Wow, neat! This is just what I was looking...

Wow, neat! This is just what I was looking for!

Thanks Marria!
Forum: How-to Questions 02-16-2009, 04:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,462
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
I'm not sure if this is what you're looking for,...

I'm not sure if this is what you're looking for, but when I need to add a stitch on the purl side, I normally pick a "stitch up from the thread that runs between the two stitches. Like, if your...
Forum: Pattern Central 02-16-2009, 04:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 836
Posted By JuliannaHeiby
Why yes, yes it is. Best sentence: "Instructions...

Why yes, yes it is. Best sentence: "Instructions for optional nipple are included."

Sweet. Maybe I can make this scarf and my daughter will grab those nipples instead of mine. YOW! There's no...
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