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Forum: General Knitting 07-10-2008, 02:02 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,457
Posted By WynnieG
Thumbs up I love old aluminum needles - though I prefer...

I love old aluminum needles - though I prefer Boye to Bates! Something about the old-school buttons... apart from the comforting aesthetic, the buttons hold knitting on the needles much better than...
Forum: General Knitting 07-03-2008, 03:24 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,819
Posted By WynnieG
Ok, that officially boggles my mind! Cigarette...

Ok, that officially boggles my mind! Cigarette lighters?! We're not even allowed to smoke in-flight? And how is a lighter less dangerous than lip gloss? :noway:

Totally freaking insane.

On a side...
Forum: General Knitting 07-03-2008, 03:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,582
Posted By WynnieG
Oh, but you can! Knitty.com's tit bits...

Oh, but you can!

Knitty.com's tit bits (http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEfall05/PATTbits.html)

Cotton Chenille Boob (http://www.straw.com/cpy/patterns/cot_chenille_boob.html)

British Boobs...
Forum: How-to Questions 07-03-2008, 01:17 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 764
Posted By WynnieG
Yeah... but funnily enough I don't know that this...

Yeah... but funnily enough I don't know that this is the source of the problem.

Looking at my work, I have, after the S(1)RHN, five stitches that make up one "lozenge". There are four such...
Forum: How-to Questions 07-03-2008, 11:49 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 764
Posted By WynnieG
Question More Rona Lace Shawl Questions

I'm posting this because honestly, I don't know if the error is with the pattern, or with me. I can humbly accept it if it is in fact a PEBKAN error (PEBKAN: Problem Exists Between Knitter And...
Forum: General Knitting 07-03-2008, 11:25 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,819
Posted By WynnieG
What about a Knitters' / Crocheters' Campaign to...

What about a Knitters' / Crocheters' Campaign to allow certain plastic needles on all flights, anywhere? A letter writing campaign to address the issue. Tell the authorities that we respect what...
Forum: General Knitting 06-30-2008, 11:54 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,371
Posted By WynnieG
Did this on a lace project. The yarn was fiddly,...

Did this on a lace project. The yarn was fiddly, and I didn't notice the error until about ten inches on - six or seven pattern repeats I had to rip apart. It was a week's worth of work, gone, all...
Forum: General Knitting 06-30-2008, 11:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,211
Posted By WynnieG
Lightbulb Having taken up lace knitting this year, I ran...

Having taken up lace knitting this year, I ran into the charts problem. I never had a problem with the few fair isle charts I've done, because they were color blocks; seemed self-explanatory to my...
Forum: General Knitting 06-30-2008, 11:36 AM
Replies: 16
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Views: 2,180
Posted By WynnieG
I suspect that the only one among us with enough...

I suspect that the only one among us with enough stash yarn to execute this project, is Ingrid. Of course, getting her Yarn Dragon to part with even one skein of the precious, glittering pile would...
Forum: General Knitting 06-26-2008, 05:10 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,817
Posted By WynnieG
Where did you find such a useful tool? My sizer...

Where did you find such a useful tool? My sizer misses the mark on those decimal points in the mm measures.
Forum: General Knitting 06-13-2008, 01:45 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,087
Posted By WynnieG
Snowy, don't hesitate to post or PM someone if...

Snowy, don't hesitate to post or PM someone if you have a problem, knitterly or computerly! We're here to share the luuuv!

I'm knitting a lace shawl right now. It's the pattern Rona from...
Forum: General Knitting 06-13-2008, 01:03 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,430
Posted By WynnieG
It would be so much easier if LYS could just put...

It would be so much easier if LYS could just put out a sign, so that we knew where they stood on the matter before we opened up the door...

A well placed "We cater to Fiber Snobs & Needle Elitists"...
Forum: General Knitting 06-13-2008, 11:46 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,430
Posted By WynnieG
:hug: KPGurl, don't let the bahstids get you...

:hug: KPGurl, don't let the bahstids get you down! They are SO not worth the wasted energy! Some people like to throw their weight around and in their own minds, they are THE authority on everything....
Forum: General Knitting 06-13-2008, 11:05 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,069
Posted By WynnieG
I'm another one of those who really shouldn't...

I'm another one of those who really shouldn't knit in front of the TV, because I get distracted. I tried with M*A*S*H, as I have watched that show off and on since I was a kid; wasn't too bad until...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-31-2008, 10:29 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,522
Posted By WynnieG
And I'm cute, too! *cackle* And Deb, if you...

And I'm cute, too! *cackle*

And Deb, if you think that's the funniest thing you've ever read in a knitting forum, you've probably never heard about my infamous "muppet pelt" story. ;) I couldn't...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-30-2008, 04:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,522
Posted By WynnieG
Thank you, Lillian - you are made of awesome....

Thank you, Lillian - you are made of awesome. You've just saved my bacon.
Forum: How-to Questions 05-30-2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,522
Posted By WynnieG
Ingrid, Save Me: Rona Shawl Pattern Question

I'm having an "Ingrid, Save Me From Myself" moment. :pout:

I just started the Rona Lace Shawl pattern from Knitpicks.com, which is a shawl knit in the round. This is my first time knitting lace in...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-29-2007, 01:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 655
Posted By WynnieG
Thank you Ingrid!! As usual, you...

Thank you Ingrid!! As usual, you rock.:muah:

P.S. I think your yarn dragon has been talking to my yarn dragon... I've been acquiring a small pile of variegated lace yarns lately. cloud9
Forum: How-to Questions 12-29-2007, 12:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 655
Posted By WynnieG
Question Curious yarn over - what to do?

I'm working on a knitted hood, and am finding the instructions for the buttonhole rows a bit strange.

The entire pattern is viewable here (http://members.aol.com/noramunro/Wardrobe/14chood.htm). The...
Forum: Pattern Central 12-04-2006, 11:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,579
Posted By WynnieG
Plum Pudding Baby Hat

Great idea for charity knitting, or your own personal Puddinhead Wilson.

The Plum Pudding Hat...
Forum: General Knitting 12-02-2006, 11:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 951
Posted By WynnieG
This year's Elf Exchange is cancelled for lack of...

This year's Elf Exchange is cancelled for lack of interest.

Thanks again, to the two folks here who put their names in.
Forum: General Knitting 11-22-2006, 06:34 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 951
Posted By WynnieG
WynnieG's 2nd Annual Enigmatical Elf Exchange (Updated)

The time is nearly upon us!

Your mission, should you choose to accept it: bring holiday glad tidings to an internet friend without spending any cash. That's right: nada dinero. This could be done...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 11-17-2006, 07:24 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 11,062
Posted By WynnieG
Hooray for Pandemonium finally getting play...

Hooray for Pandemonium finally getting play space. I know that was a real crimp in their style for a loong time, and cost them some business (to Danger Planet in Waltham, which had ample play...
Forum: Pattern Central 11-11-2006, 05:06 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 22,071
Posted By WynnieG
Doooo it, Cate! You can sail with me. I own a...

Doooo it, Cate! You can sail with me. I own a brig now.
Forum: Pattern Central 11-07-2006, 01:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 22,071
Posted By WynnieG
The Katamari Damacy Hat

I love video games... the odder, the better, seems like. Found this today on a search for something else (isn't that always the way?), and thought it was too good not to share.

Katamari Damacy Hat...
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