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Forum: Pattern Central 05-02-2005, 01:33 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,968
Posted By jessmoor
unusual things

The thing that really got me back into knitting was finding the prospect of making clothes for myself that I can't find in any store, anywhere. I'm just not motivated to make clothes that I can...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 05-02-2005, 12:47 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,703
Posted By jessmoor
Your hood looks great! I think I will just do...

Your hood looks great! I think I will just do what it says for loop stitch, cuz it looks good ;) . I might cast on a couple extra stitches (and change the total number for each row accordingly) to...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 04-29-2005, 03:54 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,703
Posted By jessmoor
Side one is done! :happydance: I'll post some...

Side one is done! :happydance: I'll post some pics whenever I can get around to getting my camera fixed... I'm halfway done with side 2 (zooming along with the big needles and yarn!). The part I...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 04-18-2005, 01:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,703
Posted By jessmoor
update

Well, I've finished one side, but its way too long! (at least for what I wanted - not almost down to my knees :shock: ). I may have interpreted the pattern wrong, where it says "work 3 rows even" -...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-16-2005, 04:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,992
Posted By jessmoor
Hi Sevolnam! Welcome to KH! :D I joined for...

Hi Sevolnam! Welcome to KH! :D I joined for the same reason as you - a new knitter looking for guidance & help with problems - and I have not been disappointed! (In fact I just posted a question...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-16-2005, 04:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,982
Posted By jessmoor
"work 3 rows even"????

Hi everyone! I'm sure this is simple, but I have limited experience with patterns & I'm not sure if I'm interpreting this right... :thinking:

The pattern says:

Proceed in stocking st as...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-16-2005, 04:18 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,232
Posted By jessmoor
With a yarn over, as long as you are on the very...

With a yarn over, as long as you are on the very next row, I think you could just add a yarn over to the left needle when you come to the point where it should be, before continuing with the row...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 04-13-2005, 02:10 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,703
Posted By jessmoor
I started a few days ago, and am halfway done...

I started a few days ago, and am halfway done with one side so far. Its going well - I started with a few questions about the pattern but I think I figured them out. Specifically, the loop stitch...
Forum: General Knitting 04-05-2005, 03:18 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,366
Posted By jessmoor
*bump* I thought I'd move this up, just hoping ...

*bump* I thought I'd move this up, just hoping :pray: that someone has used invisible elastic yarn/thread before with knitting, and that they can share their opinions! I find it hard to believe...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 04-05-2005, 01:50 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,703
Posted By jessmoor
I actually haven't started yet :oops: , but I'm...

I actually haven't started yet :oops: , but I'm planning to start tomorrow or Wednesday (tomorrow is looking to be a busy day). I'm really excited to get to work on it! :happydance:
Forum: General Knitting 04-04-2005, 03:27 PM
Replies: 304
Views: 28,651
Posted By jessmoor
False, although I usually do listen to music...

False, although I usually do listen to music while on the computer. The coolest thing is KEXP, the UW radio station that was voted "best radio website in the world"!!!! :D That is the #1 thing I...
Forum: General Knitting 04-04-2005, 03:24 AM
Replies: 304
Views: 28,651
Posted By jessmoor
True!! :cheering: I'm actually an activist that...

True!! :cheering: I'm actually an activist that is trying to build the women's liberation movement, among other things. (I don't think men are the enemy though - gender division only obscures the...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 04-01-2005, 03:56 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,703
Posted By jessmoor
The clearance yarn I got was close to the right...

The clearance yarn I got was close to the right gauge but a little different - it advises 3 sts per inch compared to the pattern's 2 sts per inch (size 11 needles). I think its normal chunky weight...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 03-31-2005, 04:24 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,703
Posted By jessmoor
Yaaaay!! :cheering: I'm soo happy to be able to...

Yaaaay!! :cheering: I'm soo happy to be able to knit this with someone! I can start whenever you'd prefer. A week sounds good, then I can finish my current project (a small skirt with railroad...
Forum: General Knitting 03-29-2005, 08:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,263
Posted By jessmoor
cool idea - let's do it!

I love this idea :heart: - knitting is a wonderful thing to do while hanging out with people, & I love all ideas like knitting parties, dinners, get-togethers etc..

So if someone offered you the...
Forum: Pattern Central 03-29-2005, 04:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 5,693
Posted By jessmoor
WOW! What a great idea! :happydance: I imagine...

WOW! What a great idea! :happydance:

I imagine the fabric strips would look sort of like ribbon yarn, with varying widths (and of course funky colors!) My only question is how to cut one...
Forum: Pattern Central 03-29-2005, 03:54 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 14,194
Posted By jessmoor
I haven't seen much for knitted bracelets per se...

I haven't seen much for knitted bracelets per se (but I'm new so I haven't seen very much! ;) ), but I did see & save one cool pattern for a small, lacy-looking wrist cuff that looks like a wide...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 03-29-2005, 03:37 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 14,703
Posted By jessmoor
hooded poncho KAL

Hi everyone! When I saw the pattern for this hooded poncho I started drooling :drool: - I LOVE the baggy hooded sweatshirt look and this poncho is even cooler. :inlove: It is a free pattern &...
Forum: General Knitting 03-27-2005, 05:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,313
Posted By jessmoor
Thanks everyone! :D I still can't totally...

Thanks everyone! :D I still can't totally figure out what my book says, but I'm guessing its the invisible weaving that's shown on the link bobbiinbrooklyn posted. It looks very simple! :oops: ...
Forum: General Knitting 03-27-2005, 05:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,042
Posted By jessmoor
Rennagayle, I remember reading something about...

Rennagayle, I remember reading something about boiling the needles or soaking them or something (at least the cord part), to eliminate the tendency of the cord to curl before you use them. :thinking:...
Forum: General Knitting 03-27-2005, 01:21 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 5,125
Posted By jessmoor
Hi there! Do you wind as you rip, or rip it all...

Hi there! Do you wind as you rip, or rip it all and then wind it? I seem to have a tangling problem if its in too big of a jumbled pile, but what do you do if you're using a ball winder?
Forum: General Knitting 03-27-2005, 01:01 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,113
Posted By jessmoor
pattern for adults?

That tank is sooo cool, and it looks really easy to make! :heart: Did you design that pattern (could I get it? :shifty: )? I would love to find a pattern like that for adults - do you think it...
Forum: General Knitting 03-24-2005, 05:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,152
Posted By jessmoor
Hi everyone! I bet it also depends on the...

Hi everyone!

I bet it also depends on the country, or maybe the airport. I was really bummed when I flew to Europe because I could have finished my scarf on the long flight and then wore it...
Forum: General Knitting 03-24-2005, 05:48 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,026
Posted By jessmoor
Hi again! I wanted to add that I don't think...

Hi again! I wanted to add that I don't think I've ever gotten a critical comment or weird look (maybe I just haven't noticed, & haven't been doing it that long) ;) ! Everyone who says something is...
Forum: General Knitting 03-24-2005, 05:42 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 8,026
Posted By jessmoor
Hi fellow knitters! I think knitting must...

Hi fellow knitters!

I think knitting must really be coming back, because most of the people I know who knit are around my age (26). One of my best friends knits, her friend crochets and wants to...
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