Showing results 1 to 13 of 13
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: PoppyKenna
Forum: How-to Questions 02-01-2013, 07:20 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 471
Posted By PoppyKenna
Knitting two pieces at once?

Okay, I'm trying to knit a bear. I've already made the pieces for the head, arms, and legs but didn't think the body was going to give me this much trouble.

I'll post the part of the pattern giving...
Forum: General Knitting 01-07-2013, 09:49 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 743
Posted By PoppyKenna
Another question: where to find small needles?

I'm making a teddy bear and the pattern calls for 3mm needles for the bear and 2 3/4 mm needles for the nose.

I've looked in a couple of craft stores as well as online and the smallest I can find is...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-07-2013, 04:01 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By PoppyKenna
The pattern is actually in this book I...

The pattern is actually in this book I bought:
http://www.amazon.com/The-Knitted-Teddy-Bear-Accessories/dp/1400054370/ref=cm_cr_pr_product_top

I'd link the pattern but cannot find it online and I...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-06-2013, 06:20 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By PoppyKenna
Thanks for answering back :) I'll be sure to post...

Thanks for answering back :) I'll be sure to post a picture as well as soon as I finish - if I'm successful, I'll probably show off to anyone who will look!

I did have another question, but this is...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-06-2013, 04:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 522
Posted By PoppyKenna
How to properly decrease?

Hey all. I'm about to set out knitting a teddy bear and have a lovely pattern to follow. Overall, after reading through it I understand what's going on and what I need to do (it's written for novice...
Forum: General Knitting 11-15-2012, 11:19 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,500
Posted By PoppyKenna
EDIT: I washed it this morning in cold water with...

EDIT: I washed it this morning in cold water with a little detergent. It washed right out! I am so relieved. Thank goodness I went with the acrylic!

I switched over to plastic needles that aren't...
Forum: General Knitting 11-15-2012, 09:51 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,500
Posted By PoppyKenna
Thank you so much :) I am going to wash it and...

Thank you so much :) I am going to wash it and see how well it goes - hopefully it works out but will let you know.

Yes it washed off my hands really well and I've heard that acrylic doesn't dye so...
Forum: General Knitting 11-14-2012, 08:54 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,500
Posted By PoppyKenna
Thanks for the answers so far. These are the...

Thanks for the answers so far.

These are the exact needles I bought. I purchased them from Hobby Lobby:
http://shop.hobbylobby.com/products/size-10-5-single-point-knitting-needles-214551/

I also...
Forum: General Knitting 11-14-2012, 08:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,500
Posted By PoppyKenna
My needles are staining my yarn?

I am a very new knitter, so bear with me. I'm going for a scarf and so far am about 1/3 of the way through. It was going very nicely, but now my yarn (acrylic) is looking grungy and my hands get...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-27-2012, 02:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 498
Posted By PoppyKenna
Binding off?

I started a scarf but after a bit decided I wanted to do it with a different stitch and thought it would be a good idea to learn to bind off before I had a precious project and found I was...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-17-2012, 02:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By PoppyKenna
Thanks for all the answers! I guess the images I...

Thanks for all the answers! I guess the images I was previously looking at were wrong. I'm relieved to know that the scarf will still turn out fine :)
Forum: How-to Questions 10-16-2012, 04:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 597
Posted By PoppyKenna
Does this look correct?

Hey all. I'm a -very- new knitter and I'm trying to make a scarf. I cast on by using the "kitting on" stitch and now am just using the knit stitch over and over again to make it longer. Hopefully...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-16-2012, 04:05 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,104
Posted By PoppyKenna
Those are gorgeous!

Those are gorgeous!
Showing results 1 to 13 of 13

 
Forum Jump
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:59 PM.