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Forum: General Knitting 02-11-2010, 11:37 PM
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Views: 2,396
Posted By tkingny
Dang - It seems like everyone has a DH that can...

Dang - It seems like everyone has a DH that can make handy knitting tools! I might get married if I could find a guy like that!
Forum: General Knitting 02-10-2010, 09:41 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,396
Posted By tkingny
Darn - I missed a few of your posts before I...

Darn - I missed a few of your posts before I ordered. I ended up going with the Mama Bear Swift and a Royal ball winder. I should get it this weekend, so I'll let you all know what I think. Thanks...
Forum: General Knitting 02-02-2010, 11:37 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,396
Posted By tkingny
Really, it slides around the table if you don't...

Really, it slides around the table if you don't tape it down? Hmm, it was sounding great up to that point. I guess it's really lightweight?
Forum: General Knitting 02-02-2010, 10:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,396
Posted By tkingny
JasmineJaquine - how did you decide on the Medium...

JasmineJaquine - how did you decide on the Medium versus the large? How do you store it? My one concern is that it doesn't appear to come in a case, so I worry that I might lose some of the pieces.
Forum: General Knitting 02-02-2010, 10:35 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,396
Posted By tkingny
This one looks nice, but the reasons I was...

This one looks nice, but the reasons I was thinking of a table top swift was because I was thinking it would be easier to only have to clamp one thing to the table, instead of two and would be easier...
Forum: General Knitting 02-01-2010, 10:43 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,396
Posted By tkingny
Question Table Top Swifts

I'm researching table top swifts and am wondering whether anyone has any experience (good or bad) with any of these swifts, or recommendations for other table top swifts that they particularly...
Forum: Pattern Central 08-27-2009, 07:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 968
Posted By tkingny
Darn - nope, I only added it when I realized the...

Darn - nope, I only added it when I realized the mistake, so I added it on that row. I guess that means I'm going to need to rip out QUITE a few rows, huh?
Forum: Pattern Central 08-26-2009, 07:33 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 968
Posted By tkingny
Clapotis Mistake Question

I'm in the straight section of the clapotis and misread row 8 of the instructions for 2 repeats where you are supposed to drop the stitch , "pick up the top bar to form a new stitch, knit this and...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-13-2009, 07:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By tkingny
Thanks all - I think I've got it!!

Thanks all - I think I've got it!!
Forum: How-to Questions 05-11-2009, 03:50 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By tkingny
Question Thanks, but if I put the previous 10 stitches on...

Thanks, but if I put the previous 10 stitches on the stitch holder, the stitch with the yarn is going to be on the stitch holder, isn't it? I have to knit to the end of that round, so I'm confused...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-10-2009, 10:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By tkingny
Question Hourglass Sweater - Armhole Question

I'm just about ready to add the first sleeve to the body but I'm a little confused by the directions. Here's where I'm stuck: the directions say, "On the next round, k5, place the next 10 stitches...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-26-2008, 04:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,547
Posted By tkingny
Thanks everyone!

Thanks everyone!
Forum: How-to Questions 05-26-2008, 11:57 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,547
Posted By tkingny
Question Kiri Shawl Pattern Question

Hi, Iím just about to start the kiri shawl and am a little confused about the pattern directions.

I have a pretty basic chart question regarding what to do on the the second sequence of the first...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-18-2008, 12:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By tkingny
Instead of putting one stitch over the other and...

Instead of putting one stitch over the other and off of the needle at the beginning of the row, I did it at the end, and then turned my work around to start the next row. I still have a couple of...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-17-2008, 11:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By tkingny
Thanks so much for the quick response! I'm so...

Thanks so much for the quick response! I'm so glad I don't have to rip out the other sleeve. I had no idea sleeves would take so much time! Quick question, though. I did bind off at the end of...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-17-2008, 10:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 642
Posted By tkingny
Question Pattern Question - Sleeve decreases

I'm a little confused with these pattern instructions (why I was only confused on the second sleeve is somewhat disconcerting, but better late than never.

I'm doing the decreases on the sleeves (to...
Forum: General Knitting 02-08-2008, 02:15 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,165
Posted By tkingny
Wink Thanks everyone. I thought it was EZ (but...

Thanks everyone. I thought it was EZ (but thought it could have been BW as well). I know I need to buy more dpns to replace these, but I was so close to finishing these socks, that I just wanted to...
Forum: General Knitting 02-08-2008, 09:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,165
Posted By tkingny
Question Lost 1 DPN - can I use 1 of a different size??

Well, as luck would have it, I lost 1 dpn while in the middle of my second sock. I thought I'd read somewhere that you could substitute 1 dpn of a different size without any problems. Can anyone...
Forum: Pattern Central 10-07-2007, 10:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 811
Posted By tkingny
Thanks, Ingrid. So, to be clear, do you mean that...

Thanks, Ingrid. So, to be clear, do you mean that I should put the measuring tape just underneath the needle, or up to and including the needle?
Forum: Pattern Central 10-07-2007, 09:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 811
Posted By tkingny
Question Measuring from CO

OK....I realize this is only a question a newbie could ask, but here goes. When a pattern calls for you to 'work in pattern until piece measures 4" from CO", do you measure from the top of the...
Forum: Knit-Alongs 09-01-2007, 08:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 943
Posted By tkingny
I was thinking the same thing about the ribbed...

I was thinking the same thing about the ribbed tunic. I like the Cathy Carron banded tunic and the tunic-length jacket as well. i LOVE the silver belle jacket, but pretty sure it is above my...
Forum: General Knitting 08-15-2007, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,350
Posted By tkingny
What did you do to connect the first two rows...

What did you do to connect the first two rows then on the first pair?
Forum: Pattern Central 08-15-2007, 08:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,266
Posted By tkingny
I couldn't figure it out either, unless you are...

I couldn't figure it out either, unless you are supposed to sew up the seam during finishing (though it doesn't say that). So many people have knitted these socks, but I've never seen anyone mention...
Forum: General Knitting 08-15-2007, 08:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,350
Posted By tkingny
The book has some beautiful patterns, and...

The book has some beautiful patterns, and something for everyone. I agree with the Jeanius80 -- there are several that I want to knit.
Forum: General Knitting 08-14-2007, 09:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,350
Posted By tkingny
Thanks, but I know how to knit in the round....

Thanks, but I know how to knit in the round. Where I'm confused is that the pattern, as written, seems to indicate that the first two rows (as described in the pattern, rather than rounds) are not...
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