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Forum: General Knitting 07-03-2013, 11:58 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,684
Posted By Antares
Gee, no need to get your panties in a wad. I'm...

Gee, no need to get your panties in a wad. I'm over it, but you don't sound like you are. I actually thought it was amusing, but somebody's a little huffy around here (taint me)!

SO GET OVER IT...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-03-2013, 11:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 902
Posted By Antares
Well, she certainly looks very comfy and stylish!...

Well, she certainly looks very comfy and stylish! Good job!
Forum: General Knitting 07-03-2013, 11:49 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,684
Posted By Antares
Yes, I suggested this exact same process to...

Yes, I suggested this exact same process to someone a while back and you, GG, and Jan both thought I was nuts!!! All I can say is, if I am, so are you! :-P
Forum: General Knitting 07-03-2013, 08:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,255
Posted By Antares
You can look at yarns that other people on...

You can look at yarns that other people on Ravelry used for this project or you can find out what weight and kind of yarn you'll need (looks like dk merino) and then find a yarn that is also dk and...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-03-2013, 08:27 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,135
Posted By Antares
Gorgeous! And in Dallas Cowboy colors, too. What...

Gorgeous! And in Dallas Cowboy colors, too. What more could anyone want? :wink:
Forum: General Knitting 07-03-2013, 08:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,684
Posted By Antares
So sorry your hair has gone gray, but Marg1e, are...

So sorry your hair has gone gray, but Marg1e, are you absolutely sure that it was my vile language that turned it that way? Think really hard now: Nothing else in life could have contributed?

I'm...
Forum: General Knitting 07-02-2013, 10:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,090
Posted By Antares
You can see all the color choices at knitpicks...

You can see all the color choices at knitpicks (http://www.knitpicks.com/), too, and at Yarn Paradise, (http://www.yarn-paradise.com/) I just did a search by color and it worked.
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-02-2013, 08:44 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,624
Posted By Antares
Very very pretty, but, yeah, it sounds a bit...

Very very pretty, but, yeah, it sounds a bit tedious. Can you listen to an audio book while you knit or "watch" TV maybe?
Forum: General Knitting 07-01-2013, 08:20 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,188
Posted By Antares
I, too, am leery of adding buttons to baby...

I, too, am leery of adding buttons to baby things. It's one thing if it's for your baby and you know you have to keep an eye on them at all times when the buttoned thing is around, but when it's for...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-30-2013, 09:45 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 7,320
Posted By Antares
What do you mean when you say you need to divide...

What do you mean when you say you need to divide the stitches into three sets? You divide stitches for DPNs, but you don't really do that with magic loop (or even when using traveling loop...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 06-30-2013, 09:39 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 889
Posted By Antares
I take it both gifts were a big hit? The girls...

I take it both gifts were a big hit? The girls look very happy showing off their handmade finery! Way to go, Grandma!! :thumbsup:
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 06-30-2013, 09:37 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 997
Posted By Antares
Very pretty! Love the colors. What kind of yarn...

Very pretty! Love the colors.

What kind of yarn did you use? I'm not sure I'd ever need a summer shawl in Texas, but it might work for a spring or fall shawl.
Forum: Pattern Central 06-30-2013, 09:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 713
Posted By Antares
In spite of a recent stranded project that went...

In spite of a recent stranded project that went south, I like this method (http://www.philosopherswool.com/Pages/Twohandedvideo.htm) of doing fair isle knitting. But by all means, look around at some...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-30-2013, 08:35 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By Antares
What comes before row 7 probably looks the same...

What comes before row 7 probably looks the same on both sides, so the pattern is designating that row 7 is the right side of the blanket. That's why you mark that side when the pattern says to--so...
Forum: The Lounge 06-30-2013, 07:44 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,059
Posted By Antares
I'm all for honesty and for enforcing...

I'm all for honesty and for enforcing boundaries--especially in your own home! First of all, I would tell these people BEFORE they're invited and BEFORE they get there what the house rules are (no...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-30-2013, 07:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By Antares
The right side is the public side of garments and...

The right side is the public side of garments and blankets (however, some blankets don't have a right or wrong side since both look the same). The "right side" as labeled per the pattern will be the...
Forum: General Knitting 06-30-2013, 07:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,684
Posted By Antares
Yuckola to frogging! And those "mindlessly...

Yuckola to frogging! And those "mindlessly simple" patterns are the ones that often clobber you--especially, as you point out, when you're not paying attention for the briefest nano second! I have a...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 06-28-2013, 10:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,072
Posted By Antares
Perfecto! Very well done indeed! Now . . . next...

Perfecto! Very well done indeed! Now . . . next project?
Forum: How-to Questions 06-28-2013, 10:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 653
Posted By Antares
Thank you both for your detailed replies, most of...

Thank you both for your detailed replies, most of which I had not thought of.

My sweater is knit in one piece across the sleeves and yoke, and then stitches are picked up from the edge and knit in...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-28-2013, 09:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 653
Posted By Antares
Salmonmac: Other than fun, how would you describe...

Salmonmac: Other than fun, how would you describe doing a cuff-to-cuff sweater? What pitfalls did you run in to? What did you dislike about it? What are the pros and cons of creating a garment this...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-27-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 653
Posted By Antares
I don't have a translation either, but that's a...

I don't have a translation either, but that's a gorgeous sweater, and I am really interested in how you like the cuff-to-cuff construction of it. I am working on a sweater that is made the same way;...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 06-27-2013, 07:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,072
Posted By Antares
Congratulations on your first finished project!...

Congratulations on your first finished project! :cheering:

Good for you for sticking with it--for all five feet! You've done a great job on the scarf--it's very pretty, is a lovely colors, and has...
Forum: Pattern Central 06-27-2013, 12:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,303
Posted By Antares
Very pretty, but . . . Wow! That's a hot pad?...

Very pretty, but . . . Wow! That's a hot pad? Seems like a pot placed on it might tip over--it looks kinda bulky and uneven to me, but maybe I'm not visualizing it right. After all, I can only see...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 06-26-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,166
Posted By Antares
Very pretty. Your stitches are so nice and even,...

Very pretty. Your stitches are so nice and even, and the design (and execution) of these is perfect--simple and elegant!
Forum: Pattern Central 06-26-2013, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,058
Posted By Antares
Where have you looked? Have you tried...

Where have you looked? Have you tried Ravelry?

Also, what kind of purse and wallet designs are you wanting?

The more information you can give us, the better we can help you!
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