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Forum: How-to Questions 10-14-2006, 02:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,012
Posted By Chris
I was afraid of this...I only knit the first row,...

I was afraid of this...I only knit the first row, before I realized, but MAN counting up that 240 stitches is a pain!!
Thanks for the help!!
Chris
Forum: How-to Questions 10-14-2006, 09:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,012
Posted By Chris
scarf question........

Ok.... I am kind of new to knitting, I am making a scarf for my friend for Xmas. The pattern calls for the scarf to be cast on 240, and knit in garter stitch on a long circular needle......So my DUH...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-15-2005, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,160
Posted By Chris
Thanks...I reread my post and I apologise for not...

Thanks...I reread my post and I apologise for not greeting everyone first!! How RUDE!!!
Sorry about that!!
I am working on the second sleeve of what will be my first non-scarf, FO!!!
I started it...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-15-2005, 10:48 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,160
Posted By Chris
Which increase to use??

I am knitting the Raglan sleeve for a sweater....
The pattern says K1 then inc in next stitch, knit till 2 stitches are
left on the needle, inc in that stitch, K1.
So I was wondering, what kind of...
Forum: General Knitting 10-09-2005, 07:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,003
Posted By Chris
this is bad.....KH anniversary offshoot

Ok, I admit,I am a serious lurker. I was one of the REAL early folks on KH, matter of fact I emailed Amy asking for private lessons (this was pre-videos) and I started a sweater then....LAST...
Forum: General Knitting 03-14-2005, 04:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,776
Posted By Chris
ok... Thanks for the help...I finally have a...

ok... Thanks for the help...I finally have a minute to type the pattern...its from a book called "simple knits for cherished babies"
it reads:
Cast on 29 stitches and work 10 rows in stocking stitch,...
Forum: General Knitting 03-12-2005, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,776
Posted By Chris
kiri, Thats is what I did, just turn and it left...

kiri,
Thats is what I did, just turn and it left a big hole!!!!
do you know why this could happen???
Forum: General Knitting 03-12-2005, 04:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,776
Posted By Chris
What is a "turn"

Hi everyone....Worlds biggest lurker here!!!
I am trying to knit some baby booties and the pattern says K9 turn and K12, now, I know this means to physically turn the work, but is this like "wrapping...
Forum: General Knitting 02-17-2005, 03:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,928
Posted By Chris
looking for a pattern to knit mini baby booties...

Hi everyone...
My sis is having a baby in July and my other sis thought it might be cute to have me knit mini-booties as a favor. The baby is due in July so I want to get started.....anyone have any...
Forum: General Knitting 02-09-2005, 11:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,280
Posted By Chris
my friend is going to iceland...wool anyone?

seriously...She is leaving for a trip to Iceland for 4 nights, and I told her to buy me some yarn....any one know how the prices compare to here?
Any one want in if she buys a lot?
let me know!
Chris
Forum: General Knitting 02-07-2005, 08:55 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,423
Posted By Chris
ok Yarn mommy...I will TRY!! not as techically...

ok Yarn mommy...I will TRY!! not as techically gifted as many of you guys!
thanks for the help...you and amy :D
I gotta go...Tom Brady needs me to knit him a superbowl hat
Chris
Forum: General Knitting 02-06-2005, 11:02 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,423
Posted By Chris
please help with a sleeve!

Hi there everyone..I am knittting the sleeve for my sweater and the pattern reads
"K1 inc in next stitch, knit across row until 2 stitches remain, inc in next stitch, K1. Continue to increase 1 st...
Forum: General Knitting 02-04-2005, 09:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,995
Posted By Chris
I have had great success with "yankee knitter"...

I have had great success with "yankee knitter" patterns. I made their rollneck sweater, as a 2nd project and it was ok. They cost 4.00 at my LYS. Sweater looks like a jcrew rollneck!!
Good...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-31-2005, 08:40 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,513
Posted By Chris
sooo do you physically TURN the work? :roll:

sooo do you physically TURN the work?
:roll:
Forum: How-to Questions 01-31-2005, 05:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,513
Posted By Chris
need help with a pattern from "cherished babies"

I want to try to make the booties in the book (my sisters request)
The pattern reads:
Cast on 29 stitches and work 10 rows stocking stitch
Next row Knit 19 stitches and turn
next row purl 9 stitches...
Forum: General Knitting 01-22-2005, 09:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,989
Posted By Chris
Hi there fitcook!! Just so you know...I am trying...

Hi there fitcook!!
Just so you know...I am trying to make a sweater and I am as lost as you!! Mine also calls for working both sides at the same time, does this mean I need 4 needles?
Will I ever...
Forum: General Knitting 12-22-2004, 03:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,263
Posted By Chris
Good for you!!! Now...I need to learn how to sew...

Good for you!!!
Now...I need to learn how to sew my knitting together...any book or video recommendations?????
get to work amy...hee hee
Happy holidays
Chris
Forum: General Knitting 12-22-2004, 03:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,319
Posted By Chris
Thanks....I figure if the hat lasts a year, with...

Thanks....I figure if the hat lasts a year, with a 3 yr old wearing it, it will be a miracle!!!
Jessica, your illustration made my "pointy" description laughable!!
thank you!!
Chris
Forum: General Knitting 12-21-2004, 09:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,319
Posted By Chris
yet another question

Hi everyone!! I am working on a hat on 2 needles. The instructions read:Cut yarn, leaving a 24 inch tail. With yarn needle thread yarn through remaining live stitches Pull TIGHT! Turn hat inside...
Forum: General Knitting 12-21-2004, 06:27 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,974
Posted By Chris
COOL!! See..My post called "amy's Book" was...

COOL!! See..My post called "amy's Book" was prophetic!!!
Forum: General Knitting 12-20-2004, 01:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,263
Posted By Chris
amy's book

Hi Everyone...
For all of us who NEED and LOVE these knitting videos, patterns, etc
how about a donation for the book Amy just bought for ~165.00....It is the holiday season....I know she would never...
Forum: General Knitting 12-16-2004, 09:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,618
Posted By Chris
using a stitch holder

Hi there...this is kind of a repeat question...
I have the back of my sweater done, and I have to put it
onto a stitch holder to be knit to the neck later on a circular needle.
So......do I cut the...
Forum: General Knitting 12-15-2004, 08:10 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,012
Posted By Chris
hey there Amy...there is a book on ebay with buy...

hey there Amy...there is a book on ebay with buy it now, for 235 + 15 shipping....Seller is in NY, maybe I could pick up the book when I go to NY for Christmas.... and if not
I am good for the...
Forum: General Knitting 12-14-2004, 09:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,836
Posted By Chris
Amy I am writing this very sheepishly... :oops: I...

Amy I am writing this very sheepishly... :oops: I just got off the phone with my mom (aka knitting teacher) and she informed me that we had decided to go up a size on the sweater, ie make a 6 not a 4...
Forum: General Knitting 12-14-2004, 09:34 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,030
Posted By Chris
Hi there...I tried this on 25% wool and it did...

Hi there...I tried this on 25% wool and it did not seem to work as nicely.
There is a post further down on joining wool with a link from Marnie that gives another way...
Good luck
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