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Forum: General Knitting 04-25-2008, 08:49 PM
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Views: 7,422
Posted By mamabeth
:) How cool for you! If you ever decide to write...

:) How cool for you! If you ever decide to write a book, I'd definitely buy a copy!
Forum: How-to Questions 04-25-2008, 06:02 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 776
Posted By mamabeth
Thanks for the advice! I watched the video again...

Thanks for the advice! I watched the video again and realized where I was going wrong and now I've got it! I'm working on some squares for a patchwork blanket now, in part to practice casting on.
Forum: How-to Questions 04-10-2008, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 776
Posted By mamabeth
Thanks!

Thanks!
Forum: How-to Questions 04-10-2008, 03:23 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 776
Posted By mamabeth
What am I doing wrong with casting on?

I knit what turned out to be a looong scarf. It was going to be a blanket for my daughter (long stripes bound together) but well...I got bored, AND I decided that I needed to let her pick the yarn....
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 09-09-2006, 09:12 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,071
Posted By mamabeth
Wow! Those are beautiful!

Wow! Those are beautiful!
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 09-09-2006, 09:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 855
Posted By mamabeth
My goal: Two twin-sized blankets by Christmas!

I want to make a blanket for my two oldest children by Christmas. I am already working on Sarah's. They will be basically patchwork of different yarns and different lengths/widths; and the joining...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 09-07-2006, 01:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,507
Posted By mamabeth
Looks very good! :-) :cheering:

Looks very good! :-) :cheering:
Forum: General Knitting 09-04-2006, 09:00 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 5,334
Posted By mamabeth
Uhm..I've got like 4 balls of yarn right now...

Uhm..I've got like 4 balls of yarn right now sitting on top of my mantlepiece for lack of a place for them; and my needles are inside a copper and brass decorative vase.

I don't have a big enough...
Forum: General Knitting 09-04-2006, 08:16 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,567
Posted By mamabeth
That is absolutely the coolest thing I have ever...

That is absolutely the coolest thing I have ever seen! :-)
Forum: General Knitting 08-27-2006, 10:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,372
Posted By mamabeth
No but I've thought I might next year just for...

No but I've thought I might next year just for the fun of it! My daughter Sarah wants to enter next year for the kids' division as well.
Forum: General Knitting 08-26-2006, 04:10 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,061
Posted By mamabeth
YAY! My couch coughed up my needle!

HOORAY! My couch coughed up the missing needle! We flipped the couch back and forth a few times, kept reaching in between the bottom and the back and finally we caught hold of it! :-) YAY! I just...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 08-26-2006, 12:15 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,202
Posted By mamabeth
LOL That's cute! My first thought was..those look...

LOL That's cute! My first thought was..those look like that PacMan ghosts! :-)
Forum: General Knitting 08-23-2006, 11:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,664
Posted By mamabeth
LOL oh yes, it's very traumatic. They were such a...

LOL oh yes, it's very traumatic. They were such a pretty red, and I'd just gotten used to the feel of them after knitting on 10s. (snif! cry a tear!)
Forum: General Knitting 08-23-2006, 11:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 787
Posted By mamabeth
Does this mean I'm addicted? LOL

1) all day I've been plotting how to shave off a couple dollars here and there from this and that so that I can go buy another thingy of yarn - in addition to what's already budgeted for next payday....
Forum: General Knitting 08-23-2006, 06:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,808
Posted By mamabeth
What is FIP? I have a pregnant mama cat who is...

What is FIP? I have a pregnant mama cat who is due any day now. Her other litter is about 4.5 months old now, and we're planning to take them to be spayed and vaccinated shortly (been saving).
Forum: General Knitting 08-23-2006, 05:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,664
Posted By mamabeth
My couch ATE my needle!

It's just GONE! One minute my knitting was on the back of the couch. My son picked it up to hand to me, dropped one needle and it just absolutely disappeared! I've taken the couch apart and it's just...
Forum: General Knitting 08-22-2006, 10:27 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,406
Posted By mamabeth
Yes, I meant the non-pointy ends, not the pointy...

Yes, I meant the non-pointy ends, not the pointy tip!
Forum: General Knitting 08-22-2006, 07:41 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,406
Posted By mamabeth
Can someone tell me why?

Why is knitting depicted with the ends of the needles pointed upwards? I have never seen anyone actually knit that way, the needles are always downward. :shrug:
Forum: General Knitting 08-22-2006, 11:43 AM
Replies: 72
Views: 8,630
Posted By mamabeth
I'm crusty snooperboob?! :shrug:

I'm crusty snooperboob?! :shrug:
Forum: General Knitting 08-22-2006, 11:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,287
Posted By mamabeth
I'm :oops: but at the same time :roflhard:...

I'm :oops: but at the same time :roflhard: those links are great! Thanks! Love the "one size fits all who dare" stockings!!
Forum: General Knitting 08-21-2006, 10:07 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,986
Posted By mamabeth
I just picked up The Cool Girl's Guide to...

I just picked up The Cool Girl's Guide to Knitting by Nicki Trench since it was on sale at Books A Million. So far I'm really enjoying it, but I'm looking forward to the Stitch-n-Bitch books! LOL
Forum: General Knitting 08-21-2006, 10:05 PM
Replies: 11
Hi!
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Posted By mamabeth
Cool! Nice to have you here! I'm a knitting...

Cool! Nice to have you here! I'm a knitting newbie too!
Forum: General Knitting 08-21-2006, 10:04 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,287
Posted By mamabeth
I didn't know ...

that knitting is so s*xual! yarn porn ?!!! clog virgins!!! Oh dear me what have I got myself into?! Well, I'll tell ya just what...I was folding a load of laundry thinking...you know...I wonder what...
Forum: General Knitting 08-21-2006, 10:00 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,356
Posted By mamabeth
Oh wow! I'd be having me a COW! (HUGS)

Oh wow! I'd be having me a COW! (HUGS)
Forum: General Knitting 08-21-2006, 11:17 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 12,281
Posted By mamabeth
I'm 30. I just learned to knit. :-) I was 10 when...

I'm 30. I just learned to knit. :-) I was 10 when I learned to cross-stitch though, and that's something I still do regularly. Or rather I did before I learned to knit which is now my latest...
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