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Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 05-07-2011, 01:17 PM
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Posted By mare-nitt
De Stashing My Yarn

Sadly, I need to let go of some of my yarn. I can not longer knit and would like to give the wonderful members on the forum the chance to buy it. Over the years of my knitting, you guys have always...
Forum: General Knitting 03-15-2011, 04:35 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,083
Posted By mare-nitt
Thank you ladies for your replys. The problem...

Thank you ladies for your replys. The problem with trying to knit for a short period of time, is I don't even know that in that amount of time I have already caused eye strain, and then by morning...
Forum: General Knitting 03-14-2011, 07:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,083
Posted By mare-nitt
Thank you Sheri. The eye doctor told me I have...

Thank you Sheri.
The eye doctor told me I have convergence. They see it alot in young people now, using hand held games is a cause of it as well. I think knitting may cause it because you are...
Forum: General Knitting 03-14-2011, 06:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,083
Posted By mare-nitt
Vision Problems Convergence

HI, I have not been on the forum for a very long time, and I have missed it.
I am suffering from convergence, vision problems. I had to give up knitting, because it caused me such eye strain...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 02-25-2010, 05:48 PM
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Views: 1,555
Posted By mare-nitt
Noro Big Kureyon #7 For Sale SOLD

Hi,
I have 11 skeins of Noro Big Kureyon #7, all the same dye lot. I would like to sell them. This is a beautiful yarn, of course you already know that. What Noro isn't.
Please PM me if you are...
Forum: General Knitting 01-31-2010, 10:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 997
Posted By mare-nitt
Good point Crocee, I did not think of that. The...

Good point Crocee, I did not think of that.
The project is a vest, the front sections are done and the back section is done. It would need to have the side panels added (that get knit onto the...
Forum: General Knitting 01-30-2010, 08:55 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 997
Posted By mare-nitt
Knitter for rent, anyone

Wondering if there are any experienced knitters on the forum that will knit for people, for a fee.
If there are, and you would be interested in finishing a project for me, could you pm me.
Thanks.
Forum: Pattern Central 08-23-2009, 01:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,966
Posted By mare-nitt
Thank you ladies, I think I will give Nean the...

Thank you ladies, I think I will give Nean the Bean's pattern a try.
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 08-23-2009, 01:34 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,380
Posted By mare-nitt
He is cute and I have plenty of catnip in the...

He is cute and I have plenty of catnip in the yard for stuffing, Thank you for sharing.
Forum: Pattern Central 08-22-2009, 04:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,966
Posted By mare-nitt
Smple Sock Monkey Doll

I saw a pattern in KnitPicks for a Banana Sock Monkey. Does anyone know of a free easy pattern for a monkey sock doll? Or even a simple one that I can buy. (I dont' think they sell the pattern...
Forum: General Knitting 08-22-2009, 04:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,607
Posted By mare-nitt
Thanks everyone for the suggestions. I already...

Thanks everyone for the suggestions. I already work by light of the Ott Light, they are great.
I have to find out if my eye strain if from tired eyes, on a computer all day and Knit at night. I...
Forum: General Knitting 08-20-2009, 07:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,607
Posted By mare-nitt
Eye Strain

Not sure where to put this thread, it is in general about knitting, I picked here.
Question, have any of you knitters had problems with eye strain from knitting? I wear progessive lens and find that...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-15-2009, 04:30 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,616
Posted By mare-nitt
Wow, that is a nice looking sweater, I love the...

Wow, that is a nice looking sweater, I love the collar and the way the body is made.
Please share where the pattern is from.
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-15-2009, 04:26 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,515
Posted By mare-nitt
The sweater turned out great and looks good on...

The sweater turned out great and looks good on you. Love the color also.
Forum: General Knitting 06-20-2009, 08:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,105
Posted By mare-nitt
Sue, thanks. I bought some Herschners Whisper...

Sue, thanks. I bought some Herschners Whisper Soft, and it is very soft, enough for two sweaters and then some striped yarn for toddler sweaters.
Lots of ladies there touching and feeling, and lots...
Forum: General Knitting 06-20-2009, 10:02 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,105
Posted By mare-nitt
Herschners

Ok, if you had a Herschners warehouse near you that was having a big sale and stated they had savings up 80% off with 15,000 skeins of yarn to pick from.
What would you go buy? Is there some I...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-29-2009, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 827
Posted By mare-nitt
Noro Gauge

I am using Noro Silk Garden yarn, the label states 4.5 sts per inch on a size 7 knitting needle.
My pattern calls for 4 sts per inch. I have tried a size 8 and a size 9 needle and I am getting 5 sts...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 05-20-2009, 04:36 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,276
Posted By mare-nitt
My pattern book finally came and I bought my...

My pattern book finally came and I bought my Noro.
Question, it looks like it runs big in size. My bust measurement is 38", so would I be safe making the Medium? I don't know how much ease there...
Forum: Pattern Central 05-05-2009, 01:57 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 2,493
Posted By mare-nitt
Kimberly, I am not the one to being giving...

Kimberly, I am not the one to being giving advice, but I made this sweater. I left the 8 stitches on the holder and the 8 stitches on the sleeve holder un knit until after the sweater was...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 05-03-2009, 05:43 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 8,315
Posted By mare-nitt
Wow, these bags are great, I love both of them....

Wow, these bags are great, I love both of them. They look classy and fun.
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 05-02-2009, 07:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 5,276
Posted By mare-nitt
Artlady, question and comment. That sweater is...

Artlady, question and comment. That sweater is wonderful, looks like it could be a favorite to wear.
Can you explain how the bottom part is knit. I am assuming the top is knit like cuff to cuff....
Forum: How-to Questions 04-30-2009, 07:49 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By mare-nitt
Addi turbos

Addi turbos
Forum: How-to Questions 04-30-2009, 06:58 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,056
Posted By mare-nitt
Tips knitting with Bam Boo

Does anyone have any tips for knitting with Bam Boo?
I find it so slippery on the needles it is hard for me to keep gauge and handle. Maybe the term is, it is not an easy knit because of that.
Is...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 04-26-2009, 11:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,438
Posted By mare-nitt
I love it. and the color is great. (cute puppies...

I love it. and the color is great. (cute puppies too)
Forum: How-to Questions 04-25-2009, 07:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 976
Posted By mare-nitt
Thank you Sue, sometimes this is so confusing for...

Thank you Sue, sometimes this is so confusing for me.
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