Showing results 1 to 25 of 81
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: efooey
Forum: How-to Questions 07-11-2008, 12:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,285
Posted By efooey
Casting on for knitted edging - Pi Shawl

sooooo,

I have finished the body of my pi shawl and I'm ready to cast on stitches for the edging and I just can't get it to work. I understand the concept, but can't seem to get started. I have...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-18-2008, 03:56 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 921
Posted By efooey
SM1L from the pi shawl???

Can someone tell me what this is? I returned the book to the library already, now I'm stuck!

E
Forum: General Knitting 03-26-2008, 02:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 6,328
Posted By efooey
not sure how long it is taking these days, but...

not sure how long it is taking these days, but the site is VERY VERY easy and fun to use!

E
Forum: How-to Questions 03-25-2008, 04:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,076
Posted By efooey
Thanks ladies! I'm all finished and it worked...

Thanks ladies! I'm all finished and it worked out great!

E
Forum: How-to Questions 03-25-2008, 10:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,076
Posted By efooey
another applied icord question!

So, I have now mastered the icord bind off and I'm so happy with it!

But, I would like to put icord on the hem around the neck. If the stitches are already bound off (not live) do I pick them all...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-24-2008, 12:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,809
Posted By efooey
Thanks! Now I have a couple more questions for...

Thanks! Now I have a couple more questions for you!

did you seam the top and then do the icord?

Thanks! Your BSJ is cute!!

E
Forum: How-to Questions 03-24-2008, 11:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,809
Posted By efooey
applied icord vs icord bind off

Is there a difference? I want to have a nice finish to my first baby surprise jacket. I've read that either one of these will work. Is there a difference? I'm not quite done with it yet so there...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-04-2008, 12:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 711
Posted By efooey
weaving live sts to an edge???

I'm working on a project where I have to weave the last row of stitches to the cast on edge (I made a big circle basically and need to close it). What is the best stitch to use to do this? Maybe I...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-21-2008, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 738
Posted By efooey
I'm with you, my first felting project was a...

I'm with you, my first felting project was a nail-biter!

E
Forum: How-to Questions 02-19-2008, 06:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,994
Posted By efooey
You could also do swiss darning - it's like cross...

You could also do swiss darning - it's like cross stitch. Knit your entire piece then use it like a canvas for cross stitch! There's some good info on DIY network. I did the rock star bag with...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-13-2008, 01:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 677
Posted By efooey
No, just a doubled square. The next step is to...

No, just a doubled square. The next step is to pick up stitches along the edges and make a boarder and a hood. I'll have to post when I get it done - seems like no one has EVER done this project!

E
Forum: General Knitting 02-13-2008, 01:05 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,404
Posted By efooey
I used Amaizing by southwest trading company. ...

I used Amaizing by southwest trading company. The label says 100% corn fiber. Not sure about all the technical stuff.

I made the "Blossom" dress by Melissa Wastney. I used side 4 and 6 needles...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-13-2008, 12:58 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 677
Posted By efooey
Any Zimmerman pro's out there? Help needed!

I'm working on the baby bunting from p108 of opinionated knitter. It says to CO40, do the pattern and repeat 3 times. That gives me a large rectangle (CO 40 and 120 rows). The next direction says...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-11-2008, 10:26 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 683
Posted By efooey
I have the ones that have a ring and I put them...

I have the ones that have a ring and I put them on just like a stitch marker. I change the marker everytime I get to it. It works for me!

E
Forum: How-to Questions 02-11-2008, 10:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 837
Posted By efooey
Gauge problems! Help!

Pattern states guage should be 22sts and 30 rows = 4in

I'm getting 18sts and 25 rows = 4in

I know my yarn is bigger than the one called for in the pattern, do I go down in my needle size? I'm on...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-08-2008, 05:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 699
Posted By efooey
gauge question!

I'm swatching for my first baby sweater (baby is due 7wks from today so I had better get going!).

I'm using berroco touche yarn which says 20sts and 30 rows = 4in on US 8's.

My gauge is supposed...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-08-2008, 12:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 575
Posted By efooey
anyone answer pea pod questions?

Can I get some clarification? I just want to make sure I have this right!

Row 7 - “Work one WS row to finish bottom rib chart” does this mean k the k and p the p, or follow the next row in the...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-02-2007, 11:10 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 555
Posted By efooey
I don't have a whole lot to add to this but, the...

I don't have a whole lot to add to this but,

the only lining I have ever seen is cashmere!

I think it would depend on how well the acrylic breathes, I don't want my hands to get sweaty and stinky...
Forum: General Knitting 12-01-2007, 08:37 PM
Replies: 426
Views: 63,893
Posted By efooey
I'm MrsEFP, feel free to add me! E

I'm MrsEFP, feel free to add me!
E
Forum: General Knitting 11-20-2007, 06:07 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,672
Posted By efooey
I'm desperately in love with ravelry. When it...

I'm desperately in love with ravelry. When it comes to asking questions and stuff I def. use the the forums here, but you can't beat the info on rav.

The access to patterns is amazing, being able...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-15-2007, 05:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 523
Posted By efooey
how to measure circulars

I have a bunch of circulars laying around that I'd like to get into ravelry, how do I tell the legnth of the needles? Do I measure from tip to tip, or where the cable starts?

Thanks,
E
Forum: Pattern Central 11-13-2007, 04:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 673
Posted By efooey
Finished my toddler poncho!

I'm so proud of it!

E

http://www.shrinkpictures.com/processed/phpnMg9XK_c2PM.jpg
Forum: How-to Questions 11-06-2007, 11:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 774
Posted By efooey
weave in ends while in progess or at the end?

I was just wondering if there was a "normal"? Do you usually weave them in while you are working or when the whole piece is done? I'm working on a blanket and getting really annoyed with all the...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-31-2007, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Peg
Views: 918
Posted By efooey
hey! I'm in mke too! Anyways... usually when I...

hey! I'm in mke too!

Anyways...
usually when I turn it is to do a short row or a bobble. When it says turn you would flip it around and go back over the stitches you have just done. I would count...
Forum: General Knitting 10-26-2007, 11:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,868
Posted By efooey
good substitute for lionbrand homespun?

I've read some bad reviews of this yarn (it looks worn quickly, doesn't hold shape etc.) so I'm looking for a replacement. Any ideas?

E
Showing results 1 to 25 of 81

 
Forum Jump
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:41 AM.