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Forum: General Knitting 06-11-2013, 09:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 971
Posted By sarahandus
The magazine "Cast On" from The Knitters Guild...

The magazine "Cast On" from The Knitters Guild will give far more instructions than patterns and they are in depth instructions too.
Forum: General Knitting 11-07-2012, 08:43 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 956
Posted By sarahandus
I've been a member for several years and feel...

I've been a member for several years and feel Cast On magazine is the best knitting magazine if you want to learn knitting. I have gone from one who knits to being at least an intermediate knitter....
Forum: The Lounge 05-02-2011, 08:28 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,087
Posted By sarahandus
I updated to FF4 a month ago, and now I'm going...

I updated to FF4 a month ago, and now I'm going back to the last version which is, to my mind, a lot easier to deal with and is just as fast.
I hate losing the back "history" on the forward and back...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-07-2011, 09:38 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 787
Posted By sarahandus
I know this intellectually, but often forget when...

I know this intellectually, but often forget when actually doing the planning.

I knew it would be hard to verbalize the problem. I think the problem is that I am self taught and come from years of...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-06-2011, 07:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 787
Posted By sarahandus
I was browsing through "Designing Knitware" last...

I was browsing through "Designing Knitware" last night and looking closely at the pictures of those garments does help me understand that it's more what I want the fabric to do than a standard. I...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-05-2011, 08:21 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 787
Posted By sarahandus
kmaclean, the problem is that I don't know what a...

kmaclean, the problem is that I don't know what a standard knit sweater should look like, should the fabric be so loose you see the spaces between stitches or tight enough to close those spaces or...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-04-2011, 08:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 787
Posted By sarahandus
Question help deciding gauge

I really don't know how to phrase this question, but it's some thing which has me puzzled.

How do you decide what gauge you should use? I'm talking about changing the yarn used in a pattern to some...
Forum: General Knitting 11-09-2010, 08:35 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,998
Posted By sarahandus
Artlady, those bags are great and I can use the...

Artlady, those bags are great and I can use the "Knitting Bag" pattern I got from Knit Picks as it is the same style, plus extras.
Thanks for the nudge.

Love your sweaters,:inlove: mine never...
Forum: General Knitting 10-03-2010, 08:45 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,220
Posted By sarahandus
I started a sweater with cables on one side of...

I started a sweater with cables on one side of the front, now I can do cables just fine. But when I decided to knit the front some how I could never get the sequences correct and eventually gave up...
Forum: How-to Questions 07-29-2010, 08:30 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 950
Posted By sarahandus
I have some hot pads using that technique, really...

I have some hot pads using that technique, really love them. Thank you so much for the link, I'm going to look into doing some of that "lap loom" work.
Forum: General Knitting 07-29-2010, 08:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,665
Posted By sarahandus
My favorite is Cast On from The Knitters Guild of...

My favorite is Cast On from The Knitters Guild of America.
Much more information and styles for real people or at least the kind of thing I would wear.
Forum: Pattern Central 06-21-2010, 08:26 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,940
Posted By sarahandus
I love the shawl, just bought the pattern....

I love the shawl, just bought the pattern.

Thanks ~
Forum: General Knitting 03-12-2010, 07:56 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,022
Posted By sarahandus
I've gotten e-mails both for comfirmation and...

I've gotten e-mails both for comfirmation and shipped status on all purchases.

Strange things happen out there in internet land.
Forum: General Knitting 03-10-2010, 08:37 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,234
Posted By sarahandus
Frequently! Just "finished" a sweater that gave...

Frequently! Just "finished" a sweater that gave that exact feeling, and no, a good night's sleep didn't help - it's still ugly.

Hope yours works out much better.
Forum: General Knitting 01-13-2010, 09:28 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,692
Posted By sarahandus
I second sandy's suggestion of "The Principles of...

I second sandy's suggestion of "The Principles of Knitting". It will tell you almost everything you need to know. I keep going back to my copy for information. You may be able to find it at a more...
Forum: General Knitting 01-08-2010, 08:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 784
Posted By sarahandus
This is what I found on information about...

This is what I found on information about Modal.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Modal_%28textile%29
Forum: General Knitting 01-05-2010, 09:21 AM
Replies: 426
Views: 63,654
Posted By sarahandus
I'm sarahandus in Ravelry too. Very new to the...

I'm sarahandus in Ravelry too. Very new to the site and still finding my way around.
Forum: General Knitting 01-05-2010, 09:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,799
Posted By sarahandus
I have an afghan OTN that has become the last...

I have an afghan OTN that has become the last thing I want to work on, I shall finish it before I start on that sweater/sock/hat in wool. Now that I have discovered reasonably priced wool and felt...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 01-01-2010, 10:45 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 21,242
Posted By sarahandus
Berrela 4 isn't as soft as Caron Simply Soft, it...

Berrela 4 isn't as soft as Caron Simply Soft, it has more body. I like for things like hats and afghans.
Forum: Pattern Central 01-01-2010, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,136
Posted By sarahandus
I am emtranced with that site! Could spend too...

I am emtranced with that site! Could spend too many hours just wandering. Unfortunately old enough to remember some of those '30's and '40's styles.
Forum: General Knitting 01-01-2010, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,148
Posted By sarahandus
That's something I have been doing too, messing...

That's something I have been doing too, messing around with the patterns to make it my own. I have now decided to learn how the stitches look with different needles and yarns by making swatches, then...
Forum: General Knitting 12-30-2009, 09:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,799
Posted By sarahandus
Good luck! Should we start a knitters anonymous...

Good luck! Should we start a knitters anonymous for your support? ;)
Forum: General Knitting 12-30-2009, 09:21 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,216
Posted By sarahandus
I am afraid of steeks, and can see no reason to...

I am afraid of steeks, and can see no reason to ever try to learn it. I can get enough holes in my knitting without taking scissors to it.

I was afraid of dpns until a few days ago when I gave...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 12-27-2009, 09:36 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 21,242
Posted By sarahandus
Like millions of knitters before me I have had...

Like millions of knitters before me I have had that ah ha! moment when turning the heel makes sense. Now it will be just a matter of getting enough experience to make a sock thats wearable. I thank...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 12-24-2009, 11:59 AM
Replies: 74
Views: 21,242
Posted By sarahandus
1 Favorite yarn has been Caron Simply Soft and...

1 Favorite yarn has been Caron Simply Soft and Berella 4, but I've discovered KnitPicks yarns and those will no doubt become my favorites, such scrumptious yarns!
2 Thing to knit, afghans (to give to...
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