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Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 01-16-2011, 04:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,180
Posted By klymyshyn
The most common, convenient way to knit in the...

The most common, convenient way to knit in the round on 2 straight needles (Tubular Double Knitting):
Cast on 1/2 of the total number of sts (as in one side of a tube scarf) - place these sts in the...
Forum: Pattern Central 01-16-2011, 03:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,220
Posted By klymyshyn
SO SORRY!

It took me forever to get back to this site. My deep apologies. Yes. I am the designer who coined the phrase (or word) "flatfold". Yes, it does describe the Tubular Double Knitting technique. I am so...
Forum: General Knitting 01-30-2009, 08:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,042
Posted By klymyshyn
I do pretty good about mistakes now by holding...

I do pretty good about mistakes now by holding the pattern mantra in my head (like an inner voice holding the rhythm of the pattern stitch)

...but...being self taught I discovered - 10 years into my...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-30-2009, 08:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 693
Posted By klymyshyn
The asterisk should appear at the beginning of a...

The asterisk should appear at the beginning of a repeat and continue until it says: " - repeat (0) times from *

Has this helped?
Forum: General Knitting 01-10-2009, 09:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 759
Posted By klymyshyn
I believe that I've heard that you should make...

I believe that I've heard that you should make the outer layer only slightly larger so that the inner layer will not pucker.
Forum: General Knitting 01-05-2009, 10:45 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,125
Posted By klymyshyn
Yes, I believe in miracles...now the dog and you...

Yes, I believe in miracles...now the dog and you have a newfound appreciation for each other! That is a gift...maybe we should all suffer to get some of that!
Forum: General Knitting 01-05-2009, 10:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 688
Posted By klymyshyn
I've used both but only Paton's for...

I've used both but only Paton's for felting...Wool of the Andes is 100% wool so it should felt WELL...it may felt differently so use caution.
Forum: How-to Questions 12-12-2008, 08:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 926
Posted By klymyshyn
I NEVER heard of this!

In my experience there are two factors that figure in to good felting: the hot/cold water extremes "shocks" the fibers back to their naturally curly condition causing them to pull in on themselves...
Forum: General Knitting 12-05-2008, 11:42 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,523
Posted By klymyshyn
I learned how to knit

in the 5th grade with my BFFL and E on PENCILS!
Forum: How-to Questions 12-03-2008, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,181
Posted By klymyshyn
Forum: General Knitting 12-02-2008, 08:30 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 19,940
Posted By klymyshyn
Acrylic is particularly good for...

Acrylic is particularly good for children...because the item may need to be washed easily!
Wool has wonderful properties (so glad I'm not sensitive to it!) and was most likely the FIRST yarn EVER!
Forum: The Lounge 12-02-2008, 08:15 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,426
Posted By klymyshyn
Wouldn't either gender be a wonderful thing? We...

Wouldn't either gender be a wonderful thing? We had a "surprise" baby 9 years after our second daughter...certain it would be a boy THIS TIME... but glad we found out. We were disappointed for ONE...
Forum: The Lounge 12-02-2008, 08:11 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 566
Posted By klymyshyn
I use Blogger and it works for me...I'd like to...

I use Blogger and it works for me...I'd like to DO IT ALL but now have so many networking sites to check it often takes me 2 hours a day!
Forum: General Knitting 12-02-2008, 08:02 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 3,392
Posted By klymyshyn
I've tried taking the patterns out to conserve on...

I've tried taking the patterns out to conserve on shelf space but it becomes very confusing (with text on both sides...following the continuity of different patterns) - so now - I buy mags sparingly...
Forum: General Knitting 12-01-2008, 09:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,196
Posted By klymyshyn
dang, I just looked at your photos...

You may be a natural born photographer!
Forum: General Knitting 12-01-2008, 09:15 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,196
Posted By klymyshyn
it depends on how you want to be known...

If you are sticking to only accessories it should be something pointing in that direction.

I go off on different tangents so I chose my husbands' true Ukranian name (which there are no boys to carry...
Forum: General Knitting 12-01-2008, 09:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 976
Posted By klymyshyn
Redface I'm hyperventilating - seriously!

In two days a query will land on the desk of an assistant editor at Interweave Knits magazine...that could potentially change the world of knitting...
...unless it ends up in a "slush" pile among a...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-01-2008, 08:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 964
Posted By klymyshyn
Maybe the shoulder seam is toward the back?

If the back of the neck BACK is not carve out, this is probably the case.
Forum: General Knitting 12-01-2008, 08:53 PM
Replies: 426
Views: 63,614
Posted By klymyshyn
I am KlemKnitter on Ravelry.com

http://www.ravelry.com/people/search?in=all&query=klemknitter&s=

and KlymyshynDesignOnEtsy.blogspot:
http://klymyshyndesignonetsy.blogspot.com/
Forum: General Knitting 12-01-2008, 08:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,049
Posted By klymyshyn
Each person learns differently. I am particularly...

Each person learns differently. I am particularly visual, so pictures taught me to knit. ANY current knitting magazine contains very good visuals for this.
I would teach them the simple "left thumb...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-01-2008, 11:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,021
Posted By klymyshyn
If the pattern shows a "dropped" shoulder it may...

If the pattern shows a "dropped" shoulder it may not be too small afterall. A dropped shoulder will give some fullness at the shoulder/sleeve area.
Forum: How-to Questions 11-19-2008, 03:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,071
Posted By klymyshyn
I agree with suz - and it depends on how loose...

I agree with suz - and it depends on how loose the knit is - if it is lacy it will stretch more than a densely knit item. It also depends on the yarn: cotton does not stretch much at all...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-19-2008, 03:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 484
Posted By klymyshyn
slip one is when you slip the next left needle...

slip one is when you slip the next left needle stitch to the right needle without working it (usually purlwise - as if to purl) and M1 is when you increase by picking up a stitch in what I call the...
Forum: General Knitting 11-19-2008, 03:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 728
Posted By klymyshyn
Try double knitting! And it doesn't matter where...

Try double knitting! And it doesn't matter where you live when you shop online!
Forum: General Knitting 11-18-2008, 10:23 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 6,523
Posted By klymyshyn
I learned how to knit on pencils with my BFF...

I learned how to knit on pencils with my BFF (still my BFF) in the 5th grade. We made scarves.
kelly.
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