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Forum: How-to Questions 12-02-2008, 08:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,138
Posted By Cypher
It can make you cry yes, and throw your needles...

It can make you cry yes, and throw your needles and yarn about. I second and third the suggestions above. If you know someone who knits try and sit with them if watching the videos don't work for...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 12-02-2008, 08:18 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,466
Posted By Cypher
Thanks for all the wonderful comments :) I think...

Thanks for all the wonderful comments :)

I think she knows, but she liked it and liked that it was a cheerful colour.

Now on to learn to make socks!
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-29-2008, 02:44 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,466
Posted By Cypher
Cool FO: Baby blanket

I don't know if anyone would remember that baby blanket I started forever ago... but I finally finished it! :cheering:

http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3148/3017687834_336daf084f.jpg

The recipient...
Forum: General Knitting 05-12-2008, 07:23 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,722
Posted By Cypher
Thumbs down Ever had a bad feeling about your LYS?

Hola knitters & crocheters!


It's been a while since I've popped my head into the forum due to school, our office relocating and not having time to knit because of that silly thing called life...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-30-2008, 08:58 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 833
Posted By Cypher
I'm loving Circulars Debkcs! Once I get more done...

I'm loving Circulars Debkcs! Once I get more done on the blanket I'm going to start a scarf for myself with boucle that I can take my time on now that its really starting to warm up here.
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-30-2008, 08:57 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 833
Posted By Cypher
Thanks Jan! I hope the mum to be likes it :) She...

Thanks Jan! I hope the mum to be likes it :) She knows she's having a boy, but I didnt want to do the usual blue
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-30-2008, 10:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 833
Posted By Cypher
Thanks! I'm pretty excited about it. When Arcadia...

Thanks! I'm pretty excited about it. When Arcadia opens today or on my way home tomorrow I'm going to get more of the yarn. I got quite a bit more done when I was out laundering
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-30-2008, 12:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 833
Posted By Cypher
Talking WIP - Baby blanket

I started this today and got this done in an hour or so. I need to pick up more yarn as I only got a couple skeins to start it off. I'm very happy with the...
Forum: The Lounge 03-23-2008, 11:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 951
Posted By Cypher
Don't feel so bad. When I studied in Japan, all...

Don't feel so bad. When I studied in Japan, all people knew about chicago was Al Capone, Michael Jordan and pizza. To hell with them and the joking... if its bothering you to the point where you may...
Forum: General Knitting 03-23-2008, 11:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,208
Posted By Cypher
This is going to sound dumb I think, but if you...

This is going to sound dumb I think, but if you join the ends of the circular, how do you continue to knit around? Do you use a third need to carry the thread around the circular?

Thanks again!
Forum: Pattern Central 03-22-2008, 12:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,357
Posted By Cypher
Thank you so much Maniago! *saves links* KH to...

Thank you so much Maniago! *saves links* KH to the rescue!
Forum: Pattern Central 03-22-2008, 12:03 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,357
Posted By Cypher
Awesome, thanks Jan! She's having a boy... :) So...

Awesome, thanks Jan! She's having a boy... :) So I could do a blue or other color through eyelets.

*saves link*
Forum: Pattern Central 03-22-2008, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,357
Posted By Cypher
Cool Seeking easy baby blanket patterns

Hola,

I want to knit a blanket for our admin assistant who is due in July. I'm comfortable with the knit stitch and could probably do purling with a bit more practice.

Anyone have good patterns to...
Forum: The Lounge 03-22-2008, 10:35 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,196
Posted By Cypher
Arrow Chicagoland Wal-Marts...

Are a big issue here. We finally got one in the city limits, and there is talk of trying to build one on the south side. It's a fight because of our mayor's attempt at an ordinance to get higher...
Forum: General Knitting 03-22-2008, 10:06 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,208
Posted By Cypher
Thanks :)

Thanks :)
Forum: General Knitting 03-21-2008, 09:11 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,208
Posted By Cypher
Awesome! Thank you. I just got my circ's today so...

Awesome! Thank you. I just got my circ's today so tomorrow will be spent puttering around with this pattern :)
Forum: General Knitting 03-21-2008, 08:34 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,208
Posted By Cypher
Thanks Liz! Since I'm a pattern newbie, can you...

Thanks Liz! Since I'm a pattern newbie, can you please decipher:

K2tog?

And for joining do you mean when using the circs or joining the two kinds of yarn together?

Thank you so much!
:hug:
Forum: General Knitting 03-20-2008, 10:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,208
Posted By Cypher
Awesome! Thanks, I'd love the patter for the hat...

Awesome! Thanks, I'd love the patter for the hat and scarf. Very cute FO's!
Forum: General Knitting 03-20-2008, 09:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,208
Posted By Cypher
Question Knitting with Fun Fur and knitting in the round?

Hola ya'll... long time no post from me. A friend of mine gave me a whole bunch of fun fur yarn in fun colors. I was wondering if there's a suggested needle size for working with fun fur or what...
Forum: General Knitting 03-09-2008, 07:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,675
Posted By Cypher
Awesome! Congrats on the lovely scarf. Welcome......

Awesome! Congrats on the lovely scarf. Welcome... I'm new to knitting too and everyone here was very lovely and welcoming even when I wanted to pitch my needles in the trash.

:woohoo:
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-01-2008, 05:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,013
Posted By Cypher
Talking FO:Needle Cozy

Ha!

I have finished the great grey thing! It was a skein of LionBrand Wool-ease Thick N Quick in Charcoal. Its now a needle cozy for the batch of bamboo needles I scored off of Ebay last...
Forum: The Lounge 02-17-2008, 11:44 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,202
Posted By Cypher
Unhappy Chicago...has a pretty large amt of beggars

I'm a lifelong Chicagoan, and I do see some of the same people in the same spot when I go to work (I work in the downtown area, where there's a lot of tourist traffic) but I also do run across the...
Forum: The Lounge 02-15-2008, 06:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 605
Posted By Cypher
Talking Yarrrrn! T-Shirt

I don't know how many of you fine knitting folks would be interested in this. But on J!nx.com they have Yarrrrrrn Pirate T-shirts for both the ladies and gents who knit and crochet.

Yarrrrn Tee!...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-09-2008, 01:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 648
Posted By Cypher
Thanks... I tried that... but I think I'll just...

Thanks... I tried that... but I think I'll just pull out to where I last had a good row. :)
Forum: How-to Questions 02-09-2008, 01:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 648
Posted By Cypher
Alas, I have no crocheting hooks in my apt. :(

Alas, I have no crocheting hooks in my apt. :(
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