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Forum: Knit-Alongs 08-31-2007, 04:08 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,546
Posted By Sue Madelin
Help! I couldn't get the official pattern...

Help!

I couldn't get the official pattern because they were going to charge me $25 postage to the UK and so someone very kindly typed up the instructions for me.

Only thing is I'm at the sleeves...
Forum: The Lounge 07-18-2007, 02:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,675
Posted By Sue Madelin
I think AVG is great - it just doesn't suit every...

I think AVG is great - it just doesn't suit every pc!

My husband used the free download and loved it so much that he loaded it onto my machine (about a year or so ago) and we couldn't even get my...
Forum: The Lounge 07-17-2007, 05:26 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,675
Posted By Sue Madelin
Thanks so much guys for all the advice :muah: ...

Thanks so much guys for all the advice :muah:

It turns out that the AVG software that I recently installed was the culprit - so I've taken it off and loaded a different brand of security software...
Forum: The Lounge 07-16-2007, 02:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,675
Posted By Sue Madelin
OT - MAC or PC?

Off Topic question for you -

Does anyone know much about the difference between PCs and MACs?

The reason I'm asking is that my PC is starting to play up a bit and I'm thinking of replacing it -...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 07-09-2007, 06:23 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,546
Posted By Sue Madelin
How does this pattern come...

How does this pattern come together?????????!!!!!!!!!!!!!?????????

I've finished the back - all good so far! But I can't see how it works! If I hold the back up to me with the top of the...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 07-05-2007, 03:00 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,546
Posted By Sue Madelin
I've started! I've done the ribbing and the...

I've started!

I've done the ribbing and the first 3 repeats on the back.

I'm really liking this knit - it's nice and simple to remember the pattern and it knits up quite fast too. I'll post a...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 07-04-2007, 09:28 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,546
Posted By Sue Madelin
I'm going to join in! :cheering: I'm going to...

I'm going to join in! :cheering:

I'm going to use some Rowan All Season's Cotton that I have in my stash. The colour is called Purr and is a kind of purple colour.

In fact I may just go and...
Forum: General Knitting 07-04-2007, 09:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 637
Posted By Sue Madelin
Have you ever knit with 100% silk?

I'm making the Sahara (http://www.stitchdiva.com/ProductInfo.aspx?productid=SDS-031) top using Tilli Thomas 100% spun silk yarn...
Forum: General Knitting 05-31-2007, 08:38 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,999
Posted By Sue Madelin
Happy Birthday!...

Happy Birthday! :clink::balloons::present::woohoo:

There - does that make turning 29 feel better yet?

BTW - I turned 39 at the beginning of May - and having had a huge crisis about turning 30 I'm...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 05-14-2007, 08:45 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,246
Posted By Sue Madelin
Go ahead and knit something else if the urge...

Go ahead and knit something else if the urge takes you. :D

But don't give up on the Starsky all together - I made mine in an almost identical colour to yours and I just love it. It's really...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 05-14-2007, 08:30 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,428
Posted By Sue Madelin
FO - Snuggly Bubbly Baby Jacket

Here is my latest FO. It's a jacket for my Best Friend's baby daughter. I used Sirdar Snuggly Bubbly in shade 0206 and Foxy in white.
Forum: General Knitting 03-29-2007, 05:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,421
Posted By Sue Madelin
Gosh - that sounds very clever! Wonder if anyone...

Gosh - that sounds very clever!

Wonder if anyone in the UK does that?
Forum: General Knitting 03-29-2007, 01:59 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,421
Posted By Sue Madelin
I've got this book - and the first one too. I...

I've got this book - and the first one too. I got them for Christmas and I really like them.

I've used the cable book to make a cabled handbag - and when I took it out to dinner with me two of my...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 02-21-2007, 07:50 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 37,195
Posted By Sue Madelin
hmm - I might do............not sure. I've got...

hmm - I might do............not sure.

I've got two skeins of malabrigo burning a hole in my stash basket that I'm just dying to start something with - think it's too soft for socks though - I've...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 02-20-2007, 06:05 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 37,195
Posted By Sue Madelin
I've given up :pout: I had so many ladders and...

I've given up :pout:

I had so many ladders and holes that I just thought they looked awful - and they were taking forever to knit on the tiny needles - so I frogged - again!

I don't think my...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 02-19-2007, 11:41 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 37,195
Posted By Sue Madelin
I did actually notice the difference between the...

I did actually notice the difference between the set up row and the chart - I think they wrote the instructions wrong for the set up row! Why would it be different otherwise?

So should the set up...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 02-19-2007, 08:36 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 37,195
Posted By Sue Madelin
I'd leave it as it is - it looks fine. Anyway -...

I'd leave it as it is - it looks fine.

Anyway - it's not a mistake it's a customisation! :teehee:
Forum: Knit-Alongs 02-19-2007, 06:25 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 37,195
Posted By Sue Madelin
beautiful - well done :cheering:

beautiful - well done :cheering:
Forum: Knit-Alongs 02-18-2007, 04:43 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 37,195
Posted By Sue Madelin
I'm hearing ya! I've just had to rip and start...

I'm hearing ya!

I've just had to rip and start over too - I had ladders where the needles met and ended up with a lost stitch on one needle that I just couldn't find no matter how many times I...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 02-17-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 37,195
Posted By Sue Madelin
I've just completed the first 10 rows of ribbing...

I've just completed the first 10 rows of ribbing on my first sock :cheering:
Forum: General Knitting 02-17-2007, 09:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,128
Posted By Sue Madelin
Sorry you've got a broken heart :pout: He'll...

Sorry you've got a broken heart :pout:

He'll regret it in the end I'm sure - and look at it this way:-

You are now available for your real Mr Right to meet - instead of tied up with Mr Wrong ...
Forum: General Knitting 02-17-2007, 09:19 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,105
Posted By Sue Madelin
What should I knit with my Mmmmmmmmmmalabrigo?

My lovely, lovely sister brought me back some Malabrigo (worsted weight) from her recent jaunt to Chicago :happydance:

Only trouble is I can't decide what to do with it!!!!!!!!!!! :pout: :shrug:...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 02-17-2007, 09:14 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 37,195
Posted By Sue Madelin
Ok - I've got two 50g balls - each with 200m The...

Ok - I've got two 50g balls - each with 200m
The gauge on the balls says 7.5 sts per inch on size 2-3 needles

So I think I'm set - I should have enough yarn and I think my size 2.5 needles should do...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 02-17-2007, 09:08 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 37,195
Posted By Sue Madelin
Can I join in???? I've got some Regia sock yarn...

Can I join in????

I've got some Regia sock yarn in Denim - I'll just go check it's weight and yardage to see if I've got enough!
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 01-26-2007, 09:27 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 2,818
Posted By Sue Madelin
Oh No!!!!!!!!!!!!! Can't see the pictures ...

Oh No!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Can't see the pictures :pout:
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