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 Forum: How-to Questions 04-28-2013, 11:36 PM Replies: 1 Views: 131 Posted By sissyv I found out this is called open chain rib stitch... I found out this is called open chain rib stitch and found a great tutorial on ho to do it http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0djEfQ_Aww
 Forum: How-to Questions 04-28-2013, 08:59 PM Replies: 1 Views: 131 Posted By sissyv The next step I'm afraid I don't know how to do the next part! I'm making a ribbed lace bolero. Here's the part I don't understand: row 2: p1 (p1, p1 into first yo, p1 into the back of the second yo, p1) repeat...
 Forum: General Knitting 04-27-2013, 06:54 PM Replies: 2 Views: 245 Posted By sissyv next part I cast on my 118 stitches and it says to slip 1 stitch beginning each row then do a p2 k2 rib stitch,to last 2 p2 . so I'll end up with 3 stitches b/c I slipped the first one- what do I do? PLUS it...
 Forum: General Knitting 04-27-2013, 05:29 PM Replies: 2 Views: 263 Posted By sissyv Thanks Julie - that was super helpful! Thanks Julie - that was super helpful!
 Forum: General Knitting 04-27-2013, 04:07 PM Replies: 2 Views: 263 Posted By sissyv Not good at math Hi , I just need help figuring this out because I'm not mathematical but I need to so I can cast on the right number of stitches The first step is to measure your shoulder-span. Mine is about 17...
 Forum: General Knitting 01-18-2013, 01:53 PM Replies: 12 Views: 818 Posted By sissyv now I am sewing (or need to sew) the booties on... now I am sewing (or need to sew) the booties on the bottom- how do I do invisible seaming on a garter stitch?
 Forum: General Knitting 01-17-2013, 01:36 PM Replies: 12 Views: 818 Posted By sissyv The button seems to be a lot bigger- maybe could... The button seems to be a lot bigger- maybe could I just use extra yarn in my yarn over?:knitting:
 Forum: General Knitting 01-17-2013, 01:50 AM Replies: 12 Views: 818 Posted By sissyv Thanks I figured it out- my only issue now is...... Thanks I figured it out- my only issue now is... how do I make my button hole bigger? The button I chose is too big to fit the hole that the pattern allots for it! All in all, I'm pretty impreseed...
 Forum: General Knitting 01-16-2013, 11:21 PM Replies: 12 Views: 818 Posted By sissyv baby booties I am a little confused about the baby booties I am making.It says to rejoin the yarn where you cast off and then add 12 stitches. If I cast on 12 more stiches, the hole I made by casting off will...
 Forum: General Knitting 01-12-2013, 02:01 PM Replies: 8 Views: 477 Posted By sissyv Thanks for the help, but the next part is... Thanks for the help, but the next part is confusing me too! The neck shaping thing. It says to pattern across 62 st (i did that) then turn leave rem st on spare needle. Dec 1 st at neck edge on next...
 Forum: General Knitting 01-12-2013, 01:04 AM Replies: 8 Views: 477 Posted By sissyv I thought I done everything correctly Please tell... I thought I done everything correctly Please tell me this is fixable!
 Forum: General Knitting 01-12-2013, 01:03 AM Replies: 8 Views: 477 Posted By sissyv Im not sure! It looks rather large probably xl... Im not sure! It looks rather large probably xl but now I dont have enough stitches so how do I do this? I have worked far too laong and hard to rip it out!
 Forum: General Knitting 01-11-2013, 11:23 PM Replies: 8 Views: 477 Posted By sissyv Too many stitches or not enough? I am making a sweater for my husband. I dont know how many stitches I started with but I casted off 18 (9 each - two rows) for armhole shaping- so both are the same (I knit front and back at same...
 Forum: General Knitting 08-08-2012, 03:34 AM Replies: 7 Views: 719 Posted By sissyv Its ok- I ripped out row 15 stitch by stitch and... Its ok- I ripped out row 15 stitch by stitch and restarted the row- hopefully this time it will work out!:knitting:
 Forum: General Knitting 08-08-2012, 01:08 AM Replies: 7 Views: 719 Posted By sissyv A little frustrated! My pattern seems to be emerging and its really nice! I am on row 15 of my cable pattern and I seem to have lost my place! I thought I had made a mistake. But there is 1 part that I know I did right...
 Forum: General Knitting 08-06-2012, 06:59 PM Replies: 6 Views: 718 Posted By sissyv Its ok- sometimes I have to "do" to figure it out... Its ok- sometimes I have to "do" to figure it out and it turned out ok so thanks!
 Forum: General Knitting 08-06-2012, 05:49 PM Replies: 6 Views: 718 Posted By sissyv ok- so now I need to increse 10 on my second row.... ok- so now I need to increse 10 on my second row. So 1 every 15 stitches? How does this factor into my already knitted stitches (right now I'm doing k2 p2 rib) So adding 10 evenly across- I thought I...
 Forum: The Lounge 08-06-2012, 02:31 AM Replies: 5 Views: 1,168 Posted By sissyv foundation www.courtlandshope.org Just wanted to give you all an update. We held the first fundraiser for Courtland's Hope on Saturday July 28. It was a hotdog/ pop sale. (Those of you who dont know, pop is...
 Forum: General Knitting 08-06-2012, 02:18 AM Replies: 6 Views: 718 Posted By sissyv Sweater I'm making a sweater for my husband for Christmas. I'm starting early because I'm a slow knitter and he knows about it- so I'm telling him I gave up- and I'll knit it when he's asleep! Anyway, I just...
 Forum: General Knitting 06-26-2012, 10:33 PM Replies: 5 Views: 654 Posted By sissyv Confusing instructions I'm a little confused by these instructions: Begin decreasing as follows, switching to double pointed needles when necessary. Rnd 1 *k13, sl 1, k1, psso, sl 1* Rnd 2 and all even rounds – knit Rnd...
 Forum: Pattern Central 06-13-2012, 11:29 PM Replies: 4 Views: 615 Posted By sissyv bernat website has some cute free patterns too! bernat website has some cute free patterns too!
 Forum: The Lounge 06-13-2012, 11:26 PM Replies: 5 Views: 1,168 Posted By sissyv Just got our business cards today -they are so... Just got our business cards today -they are so awesome! I'm also thinking that I'll call the government to bug them about getting our charitable status right away. I think they'll move on this faster...
 Forum: General Knitting 06-13-2012, 11:20 PM Replies: 5 Views: 874 Posted By sissyv ARHH.... I learned a costly lesson today (costly in time not money) I boiled an acrylic hat hoping to shrink it a bit- then I threw it in the dryer. It is now one stretched out mess! I wish I had known that...
 Forum: General Knitting 06-08-2012, 11:13 PM Replies: 9 Views: 695 Posted By sissyv Hey Melanie- I'm a Melanie too- with all those... Hey Melanie- I'm a Melanie too- with all those kids- how do you have time to knit? Bless you and your family!
 Forum: Pattern Central 06-08-2012, 11:09 PM Replies: 4 Views: 615 Posted By sissyv There is a really sweet ( maybe too grown up... There is a really sweet ( maybe too grown up purse) in the new edition of "your Knitting Life" Magazine (formerly- knitting today):knitting:
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