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Forum: General Knitting 11-18-2010, 10:28 AM
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Thanks Sue

You have helped me before. Great tip!!
Forum: General Knitting 11-17-2010, 08:10 PM
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Views: 671
Posted By JoB
Unhappy Jo B

I am knitting a hat using two different balls of yarn hed together. Any tips on how to keep the yarn from becoming twisted from the yarn balls up to the needles. Seems like I have to stop and...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-03-2010, 12:29 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 778
Posted By JoB
Jo B Afghan Personalizing

I've looked at the video but still don't understand how I can do separate lettering. I've figured out that my letters should take 68 stitches with two blanks in between I come up with 92 stitches...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-02-2010, 11:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 778
Posted By JoB
Trying to personalize the afghan

I can't understand where to insert needle and then go up one. What I've tried is a mess
Forum: How-to Questions 11-02-2010, 09:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 778
Posted By JoB
Trying to personalize an afghan

I have completed a great afghan with alternating cables on an eight stitch pattern. I would like to personalize it by adding the words "High Camp Farm" I am going to knit a stockinette swatch and...
Forum: General Knitting 05-21-2010, 09:52 PM
Replies: 7,442
Views: 1,427,328
Posted By JoB
Redface Fringe?

I am a relatively new knitter. Have knitted all the caps and scarves that mu family can stand. two large afghans done and am now looking for a new "big needle ( 8 or better) challenge. Simple...
Forum: General Knitting 05-21-2010, 09:44 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,717
Posted By JoB
Fringe?

How do I create a nice gringe at the bottom ends of an afghan? I've gotten my nice 61 inches of pattern done and would like to know how to add this fringe?
Forum: How-to Questions 10-23-2009, 12:07 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,025
Posted By JoB
Nope it just says to keep on kniting on the same...

Nope it just says to keep on kniting on the same row. BTW, is there any way to keep that big hole from coming after making the bobble...even though you knit tighter on the next pass of stitches>
Forum: How-to Questions 10-22-2009, 10:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,025
Posted By JoB
Knitting on Circular Needles

I am knitting a Big Needle Afghan that require two threads held together. Frequently, it is easy to knit into one thread and proceed...not knowing that you have inadvertently created an extra...
Forum: General Knitting 10-16-2009, 01:48 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,119
Posted By JoB
You are right... Better to knit a small swatch...

You are right... Better to knit a small swatch and see how it works. I will try that. That cable row goes so slowly though with trying to "force the RH knit needle into that 4th stitch....That one...
Forum: General Knitting 10-15-2009, 06:18 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,119
Posted By JoB
Great IDEA about the two cable needles....I'll...

Great IDEA about the two cable needles....I'll try this. Thanks so much!
But when I knit #4 stitch...how would I pull it onto my RH needle if I didn't have the two cable needles. They should have...
Forum: General Knitting 10-15-2009, 02:45 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,119
Posted By JoB
Yes is on circular needles but now I', having...

Yes is on circular needles but now I', having trouble with the correct way to do C4. Pattern says to slip k st onto CN then to knit the 3rd k st then the first k st then the 2nd k st then knit the...
Forum: General Knitting 10-14-2009, 09:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 897
Posted By JoB
Unhappy Circular Cast on and slip stitches

OK I have cast on 162 stitches and have worked my pattern up to the point of slipping stiiches.

When I slip a stitch purl-wise...do I throw my thread over to begin the next two knit stitches?

Since...
Forum: General Knitting 10-13-2009, 11:47 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,119
Posted By JoB
You are a joy! I'll try this. Thanks. A rainy...

You are a joy! I'll try this. Thanks.

A rainy night in Tennessee is a great tim e to knit and discover new friends like youi!!
Forum: General Knitting 10-13-2009, 08:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,119
Posted By JoB
When I read the pattern...which I can send you,...

When I read the pattern...which I can send you, the same slipped stitch is always going to be slipped in these particular rows
Forum: General Knitting 10-13-2009, 08:13 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,119
Posted By JoB
Circular Knitting and slip stitch

You all have helped me so much so far with a cable pattern in an afghan. I have gotten to rows where I slip a stitch twice in every 7 stitches:

Pattern goes:
Rows 6 and 8 [k2,sl 1] twice, * k3 sl...
Forum: General Knitting 10-13-2009, 11:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By JoB
Ok, so the actual cable size is only 4 stitches...

Ok, so the actual cable size is only 4 stitches wide?? seems small but I think you've cleared it up for me. I will try later today and will let you know how I come out. Thanks so much for being...
Forum: General Knitting 10-13-2009, 10:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By JoB
The pattern is in a book I got from the Knitting...

The pattern is in a book I got from the Knitting magazine and not online
The only instructions go:

Special Abbreviation
C4(cr oss4) Slip nexct st to cn and hold in front, k 3rd st on LH needle, k...
Forum: General Knitting 10-13-2009, 12:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By JoB
Cable Quandry??

The only note under the Patter Stitch says"

Cables (Multiple of 7 sts +1)


Surely you cant cable 7 back and knit one and knit the rest off the cn> I can send the instructions to you but thats what...
Forum: General Knitting 10-12-2009, 11:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,783
Posted By JoB
Cant understand the cable instructions

I am embarking on a Circular needle afghan. Have knitted the first 7 rows. Now the instructions read:

K7, pm, work in pat to last 7 sts,


Under the instructions " Patttern Stitch"


Cables (...
Forum: General Knitting 03-14-2009, 06:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,138
Posted By JoB
Odd stitches on cable?

Help!! I am new. I have a pattern that calls for a cable with directions:

K 1 (c5b, p 4.) 4 times then c5b K1 I only have 43 stitches on my row ( it is an afghan square).

I thought cables...
Forum: General Knitting 03-01-2009, 12:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,060
Posted By JoB
hELP WITH kNIT term!

I am doing an afghan with individual sampler blocks. I've just done one with a cable pattern which I finally completed with Marria's help. Now I'm going to try another called " Cables and Twists.

on...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-22-2009, 12:48 PM
Replies: 1
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Question JoB

I have never done a cable pattern. In my new sampler for an afghan. Row 5 says P3 (c6b,P3) 5 times. I have viewed the Video on cables but dont understand the c6b abbreviation.
Forum: How-to Questions 11-12-2008, 01:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,349
Posted By JoB
Is there always an end on the outside of the...

Is there always an end on the outside of the skein. I took off the wrapper and couldn't seem to find it.

Also are you advising to go ahead and just pull the insides out until I locate the end and...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-12-2008, 01:44 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,349
Posted By JoB
Help with tangled yarn

A beginner scarf calls for using two threads from the same skein. One from the inside and one from the outside. How do I locate the ends of the yarn? I pull the insides out and all tangled. Then I...
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