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Forum: Pattern Central 08-06-2011, 03:00 PM
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Views: 2,237
Posted By roseybee
Thank you!

I had also posted on revelry but just checked back here on my dh's iPhone to see if the answers I got were the same. They are so you put my mind at ease. I am so grateful for such great fellow...
Forum: Pattern Central 08-05-2011, 11:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,237
Posted By roseybee
Exclamation Immediate Help Needed! Wonderful Wallaby

Minor help can help me in a major way! I bought the wonderful wallaby pattern Sunday and started a wallaby for my newphew's 1st birthday (September 16th). I have all of one sleeve done and most of...
Forum: General Knitting 04-12-2010, 02:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,344
Posted By roseybee
I've never even heard of Hiya Hiya needles. I...

I've never even heard of Hiya Hiya needles.

I have the KP options, and some of my cables have popped out of the silver eands (from when I used to knit too tightly). Would they replace them after...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-20-2010, 01:56 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 537
Posted By roseybee
It seems you have it right: Skip the first two...

It seems you have it right: Skip the first two stitches, then pick up stitches working your way to the holder. When you get to the two on the holder, you should have picked up 19 sts.
To pick up...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-20-2010, 01:45 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,156
Posted By roseybee
Sign up at www.ravelry.com...

Sign up at www.ravelry.com (http://www.ravelry.com)
You can browse baby blanket patterns and see pictures of other people's projects.
Or you can type in the yarn you have and it will show you...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-19-2010, 03:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,242
Posted By roseybee
Question How to make top-down pleats?

I'm knitting a maternity sweater for my SIL, modifying a non-maternity top-down raglan pattern. I'd like to add two pleats on the front, right under the bust, to accomodate her growing belly. ...
Forum: Charity Knitting 01-31-2008, 10:27 AM
Replies: 533
Views: 89,694
Posted By roseybee
This blanket also visited the Yarn Harlot, and...

This blanket also visited the Yarn Harlot, and now Amy has worked on it. It's even better than an autograph. What an honored blanket!
Forum: Charity Knitting 01-22-2008, 11:23 AM
Replies: 533
Views: 89,694
Posted By roseybee
I don't know why it didn't occur to me until...

I don't know why it didn't occur to me until today to post updates on the oddball blanket here. I haven't been spending much time on KH lately, just been very busy. Plus I'm sure you are all...
Forum: General Knitting 10-10-2007, 10:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,020
Posted By roseybee
If it says end with Row 1, you should knit row...

If it says end with Row 1, you should knit row one, then stop. So whatever it says, you end AFTER doing the row (row 1, right side, wrong side, etc)
Forum: General Knitting 10-10-2007, 05:50 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 764
Posted By roseybee
Is anyone going to the NYS sheep and wool festival?

A friend of mine asked me to go. She lives in NJ, two hours from the festival. I live in NY, 3 1/2 hours from the festival. Do you think it's worth the drive? Has anyone evern been?
...
Forum: Pattern Central 10-10-2007, 05:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,544
Posted By roseybee
You can try this pattern: ...

You can try this pattern:

http://freefriends.org/~mare/pattern1.html

My next project is hopefully going to be an entrelac bag using a different pattern for the bag but the instructions for the...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-09-2007, 10:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,869
Posted By roseybee
My MIL taught me the basic knit and purl stitches...

My MIL taught me the basic knit and purl stitches English stlye, and i had huge ladders between my knits and purls. When I switched to continental (which I like so much better) the problem got...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-09-2007, 10:16 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,590
Posted By roseybee
You can also try the magic loop technique if you...

You can also try the magic loop technique if you don't want to buy new needles. Or sometimes even though a pattern calls for a 16" you can still use a larger circular if the stitches can spread out.
Forum: How-to Questions 10-09-2007, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 882
Posted By roseybee
Here's a great tutorial on hand felting. I...

Here's a great tutorial on hand felting. I haven't tried it yet, but just reading the article gives me a chuckle. This is hand felting using water, not needles, just so you know.
...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-09-2007, 02:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 948
Posted By roseybee
You just do it the opposite way on the purl rows....

You just do it the opposite way on the purl rows. Insert your hook from front to back on the knit stitches (like for stockinetter) and then from back to front for the purls. I think Amy may have a...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-09-2007, 02:40 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 536
Posted By roseybee
If you're right handed, you should always be...

If you're right handed, you should always be knitting from right to left. I don't know what you mean by left and right sides.:??
Forum: Pattern Central 10-09-2007, 02:21 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 629
Posted By roseybee
Help finding a cuff pattern...

I was looking through sweater/shrug patterns a couple weeks ago and came across a picture of cool cuffs. They were ribbed, but also flared (they got bigger to lay over the hand a little). There was...
Forum: General Knitting 10-08-2007, 04:57 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 573
Posted By roseybee
I have felted three bags now, all in my...

I have felted three bags now, all in my front-loading washer. My washer adds water automatically, so if there's only a bag and a pair of jeans in there, there isn't much water. I listen to it fill...
Forum: The Lounge 10-07-2007, 09:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 376
Posted By roseybee
I don't have the yardage for you, but I'm sorry...

I don't have the yardage for you, but I'm sorry your LYS is closing. I don't have a good one here, and they say you can't miss what you don't have, but I am constantly wishing I had one. I hate...
Forum: General Knitting 10-07-2007, 09:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 629
Posted By roseybee
I talk about this site all the time to my...

I talk about this site all the time to my non-knitter friends and family. I call it "my knitting website" meaning the place I go for everything knitting related, from advice to encouragement to...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-07-2007, 09:22 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,965
Posted By roseybee
That is beautiful! Usually when people think of...

That is beautiful! Usually when people think of knitting they don't think of jewelry. Your bracelet is like a cross of two art forms, and it's truly a work of art.
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-06-2007, 10:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,859
Posted By roseybee
That hat is really cool! I love the colors. It...

That hat is really cool! I love the colors. It took me by surprise -- usually when someone says they've knitted a hat, yours is not the style I envision. It was a pleasant surprise, though -- very...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-06-2007, 10:32 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,746
Posted By roseybee
Everything looks great! I need to make some...

Everything looks great! I need to make some dishcloths for a friend, and yours may be the inspiration I need to get e motivated! Where did you get the frog pattern? My 4 year old daughter is...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-06-2007, 10:27 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,460
Posted By roseybee
Well, the Lite-Lopi is one of the Reynolds brands...

Well, the Lite-Lopi is one of the Reynolds brands yarns. There were a ton of different colors in the bin I got for free, but most were partial skeins. My SIL wanted a variegated looking bag, but...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-06-2007, 10:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,460
Posted By roseybee
The Lite-Lopi calls for size 8 needles, and I...

The Lite-Lopi calls for size 8 needles, and I used 11s. The stitches seemed really loose to me, but maybe they look tighter in the picture? I used to be a tight knitter, but I've been getting...
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