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Forum: How-to Questions 07-20-2016, 09:41 AM
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Posted By knitcindy
Glad you found some help here!! Can u post a...

Glad you found some help here!! Can u post a link to the pattern you're working on?? I'm always interested in new ones!!

Thanks
Knitcindy
Forum: How-to Questions 07-16-2016, 06:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 262
Posted By knitcindy
I have found my yarn twisting more when I knit...

I have found my yarn twisting more when I knit using circular needles. Mostly because when I get to the end of the row and turn the needles around, I turn them in the same direction.

What I've...
Forum: General Knitting 07-06-2016, 04:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 866
Posted By knitcindy
As it turned out, I told my friend that I would...

As it turned out, I told my friend that I would charge $40 per wig. She told me that was too much for her budget. So she decided to look elsewhere!

Problem solved! (from my standpoint...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-27-2016, 10:56 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 194
Posted By knitcindy
It would be a multiple of 24 plus 12. So your...

It would be a multiple of 24 plus 12. So your total # of state could be

204
228
252

Hth,
Knitcindy
Forum: General Knitting 06-26-2016, 05:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 866
Posted By knitcindy
Thanks Jan in CA!!!! I still haven't decided...

Thanks Jan in CA!!!! I still haven't decided anything yet!! First, I want to find out exactly how many wigs are needed. That will help me in my decision. Thanks again for your help/tips!! ...
Forum: General Knitting 06-24-2016, 04:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 866
Posted By knitcindy
Well, I have tried to contact the designer of...

Well, I have tried to contact the designer of "Hallowig" and never heard back from her!

Sent her 2 emails, 1 Facebook message and 1 message on Ravelry.com NOTHING!!!!!!! :(

I did notice that...
Forum: General Knitting 06-21-2016, 08:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 866
Posted By knitcindy
Well, here's an update...... So far I've sent...

Well, here's an update......

So far I've sent the pattern designer 2 messages; 1 on Ravelry and another one from a link on her pattern. Haven't heard back from her at all!! I'm still not sure what...
Forum: General Knitting 06-18-2016, 05:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 866
Posted By knitcindy
Well, I tried sending the designer an email. BUT...

Well, I tried sending the designer an email. BUT she still hasn't gotten back to me. I don't know what I should do next.

knitcindy
Forum: General Knitting 06-15-2016, 12:43 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 866
Posted By knitcindy
THANKS Jan!! I didn't even think of that. Now I...

THANKS Jan!! I didn't even think of that. Now I have to figure out how to reach her!

knitcindy
Forum: General Knitting 06-15-2016, 11:07 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 866
Posted By knitcindy
How Much to Charge???

Someone asked me how much I would charge to knit some of these for her to use in a play she is the costume director for:

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/hallowig

It took me 5 hours of...
Forum: General Knitting 05-25-2016, 08:54 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 703
Posted By knitcindy
I have knit many afghans over the years and...

I have knit many afghans over the years and prefer to knit them all in once piece rather than sewing panels or squares together!! Yes, it can get heavy and no, you probably don't want to work on it...
Forum: General Knitting 04-08-2016, 11:08 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,466
Posted By knitcindy
I'm not sure if this would be "cheating" or not...

I'm not sure if this would be "cheating" or not but I'll suggest it anyway!! If you have friends or a family member in the USA, maybe they could order it for you and then after they receive it they...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-08-2016, 11:13 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By knitcindy
This same exact thing happened to me with one of...

This same exact thing happened to me with one of my students and I was VERY frustrated with having to untangle this woman's yarn every week. Then I found out that she was coming with her daughter to...
Forum: General Knitting 04-08-2016, 08:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,466
Posted By knitcindy
I have bought yarn from Www.smileysyarns.com...

I have bought yarn from

Www.smileysyarns.com

They have yarn as cheap as 99 cents a skein.

Knitcindy
Forum: General Knitting 04-01-2016, 07:39 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,288
Posted By knitcindy
They could've worded it better and said "purl...

They could've worded it better and said "purl until 6 sts are on the Righthand needle". That would've cleared it up!!!

Knitcindy
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 02-15-2016, 08:38 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 899
Posted By knitcindy
It's beautiful!! You should be very proud! What...

It's beautiful!! You should be very proud! What size needles/yarn did u use?

Keep warm!!
Knitcindy
Forum: How-to Questions 02-11-2016, 02:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 464
Posted By knitcindy
You need to be able to recognize which stitches...

You need to be able to recognize which stitches are knits and which ones are purls. As you are doing them.

Knitcindy
Forum: General Knitting 02-11-2016, 02:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,085
Posted By knitcindy
When I knitted that blanket I added an extra 10...

When I knitted that blanket I added an extra 10 stitches. After casting on the total amount, I knit every row for 10 rows. Then I knit the first 5 and last 5 stitches of every row, along with the...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-28-2016, 10:44 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 678
Posted By knitcindy
I like your plan, especially when YOU will cast...

I like your plan, especially when YOU will cast on for her!! When I've taught knitting classes it's been MUCH easier for the students when we started with stitches already cast on (about 10). ...
Forum: General Knitting 01-27-2016, 10:50 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 922
Posted By knitcindy
Hi again!! I just read thru the replies under...

Hi again!! I just read thru the replies under the pattern for the blanket and realized that Danielle's suggestion of:

k1, k2tog, yo, k2tog, k to end of row
Repeat this row until only 3 Sts remain....
Forum: General Knitting 01-27-2016, 10:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 922
Posted By knitcindy
That type of decrease is not going to give you a...

That type of decrease is not going to give you a hole because the hole is caused by doing a yarn over!! So you will only get the holes on the increase side.

If you want holes on both sides then...
Forum: General Knitting 12-29-2015, 10:19 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,096
Posted By knitcindy
Wow!! What a great attitude you have! Keep...

Wow!! What a great attitude you have! Keep looking at the positive! I will be praying for you, especially on Thursday!

Happy Knitting!!!
Knitcindy
Forum: How-to Questions 12-26-2015, 10:24 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,020
Posted By knitcindy
Thanks for clearing that up!! I would've messed...

Thanks for clearing that up!! I would've messed this one up too!! Glad you straightened me out!!!

Knitcindy
Forum: How-to Questions 12-26-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,020
Posted By knitcindy
Ok ignore what I said in my earlier post. When I...

Ok ignore what I said in my earlier post. When I read the original pattern, it IS a 6 st repeat.

Slip 1, Knit 2, psso the K2, Knit 3. Repeat that around.

But I still want to know about the ()....
Forum: How-to Questions 12-26-2015, 10:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,020
Posted By knitcindy
Salmonmac, you forgot the extra K2 in there!! ...

Salmonmac, you forgot the extra K2 in there!! And I thought only the part inside the () gets repeated?!?

Round 1: (sl1, K2 psso K2) K3


I interpret that as "slip 1 st, Knit 2, pass slip st over,...
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