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Forum: Pattern Central 09-29-2007, 04:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,991
Posted By Jadzia81
Isn't her stuff amazing? I have done a few of...

Isn't her stuff amazing? I have done a few of her hats and they are great. When I find the right yarn, I am going to knit the Persephone Scarf for myself. I think it is so cool.
Forum: Pattern Central 09-29-2007, 04:54 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,991
Posted By Jadzia81
Under the picture of the scarf in the blog is a...

Under the picture of the scarf in the blog is a link to her yahoo group. She moved all the files over there. I had to join the group, but as I already had an email account with yahoo, it was easy...
Forum: Pattern Central 09-28-2007, 04:30 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 5,991
Posted By Jadzia81
I like the shifting sands scarf by...

I like the shifting sands scarf by Grumperina:

http://grumperina.com/knitblog/shiftingsands.htm

I like the Miranda scarf from the smariek knits blog even...
Forum: General Knitting 09-28-2007, 04:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,805
Posted By Jadzia81
I just recently saw the Bernat Naturals yarn when...

I just recently saw the Bernat Naturals yarn when I stopped by Michaels. I'm going to give the cashmere blend a shot, it looked very nice.

But I was really unimpressed by the alpaca. It had more...
Forum: General Knitting 09-28-2007, 03:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,097
Posted By Jadzia81
Well, if I could choose ANY yarn and magically be...

Well, if I could choose ANY yarn and magically be able to shoulder the cost, it would definitely be cashmere. There are some really nice specimens at my LYS and I'm about to finally treat myself to...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-12-2007, 06:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 969
Posted By Jadzia81
Knitting the stitches directly off the cable...

Knitting the stitches directly off the cable needle will make your life much easier.

However, can I recommend that at some point you learn how to cable without a cable needle? I taught myself how...
Forum: General Knitting 02-06-2007, 10:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,874
Posted By Jadzia81
I knit about half of my projects in Knit Picks...

I knit about half of my projects in Knit Picks yarn. The quality for the price is really incredible.

My favorite all-purpose yarn is Merino Style. I have used it on everything from a Harry...
Forum: General Knitting 11-04-2006, 10:50 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,356
Posted By Jadzia81
Thats really great customer service on their...

Thats really great customer service on their part. Maybe Ill be hearing from them too.
Forum: General Knitting 11-04-2006, 05:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 892
Posted By Jadzia81
I just cant seem to do it. I keep trying and...

I just cant seem to do it. I keep trying and trying and staring at the demo videos on the site. No matter what I do I cant seem to pull the yarn through with the needle. It always slips off and...
Forum: General Knitting 11-04-2006, 05:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,356
Posted By Jadzia81
Aw man, I must have ordered a few skeins of the...

Aw man, I must have ordered a few skeins of the decadence right before it went on sale (just got the order the other day).

Oh, the pain of not cashing in on a yarn sale!
Forum: General Knitting 11-04-2006, 05:00 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,964
Posted By Jadzia81
A few people I know get similar issues from...

A few people I know get similar issues from knitting and sewing. They swear by that stuff that gets put on cow udders when they are chapped. Bag balm, I think it is. Supposedly if you apply the...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-28-2006, 12:24 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,264
Posted By Jadzia81
FO- Wide Cable Scarf

I finished another scarf for a friend. This one is in Knit Picks Decadence, which is lovely but sheds like crazy. I got the cable pattern from a pattern book. Pretend it has a good 1.5 inches of...
Forum: General Knitting 10-05-2006, 08:35 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 704
Posted By Jadzia81
Thats great! I will go place my order. Thanks...

Thats great! I will go place my order. Thanks for the help.
Forum: General Knitting 10-04-2006, 11:43 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 704
Posted By Jadzia81
Knit Picks Merino Style color card

Does anyone here have one they could check? Or has anyone happened to order some in hollyberry and harvest?

I want to knit my friend the Griffyndor scarf, not the earlier bright one, but the...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-02-2006, 09:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,212
Posted By Jadzia81
It worked out fairly well, actually. She finally...

It worked out fairly well, actually. She finally moved the last of her stored stuff out of her parents house, and her winter hats got lost in the shuffle, so she needed to get a new one. I had no...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-02-2006, 08:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,271
Posted By Jadzia81
FO- hat, scarf and mittens

I made this set for my cousin's son's first birthday. I didnt use a pattern for the hat or scarf, but I made the mittens from the pattern by Sandy's Needle Nook. The blue yarn is wool-ease and the...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-02-2006, 08:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,212
Posted By Jadzia81
FO-Knitty Coronet

First FO item Ive posted here. I made the Knitty Coronet for a friend's birthday out of Debbie Bliss alpaca silk yarn. It was supposed to have been in a double strand of KP elegance, but there was...
Forum: General Knitting 09-29-2006, 07:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 844
Posted By Jadzia81
What does halo mean in knitting...

What does halo mean in knitting terminology?[/quote]

Its how the yarn gets kinda fuzzy. It softens the appearance of everything. I like how cables look when theyre softened a bit, but a lot of...
Forum: General Knitting 09-29-2006, 05:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 844
Posted By Jadzia81
Decadence is amazing stuff. In a few days Im...

Decadence is amazing stuff. In a few days Im going to start making a scarf out of it. It is just as soft as many of the alpacas you can find in the LYS, at a very reasonable price.

If you are...
Forum: How-to Questions 09-07-2006, 06:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,319
Posted By Jadzia81
Well, I had an intense discussion with a lady...

Well, I had an intense discussion with a lady from my other usual yarn store. She suggested using the iron on low, its steam button, and a pillow case for protection. I blocked the entire poncho...
Forum: How-to Questions 09-06-2006, 08:46 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,319
Posted By Jadzia81
Thanks for all your help everyone! I really...

Thanks for all your help everyone! I really appreciate it.

Knitasha, what you say kind of disappoints me, because I asked the lady at the yarn store for advice and she said the encore would work...
Forum: How-to Questions 09-04-2006, 11:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,319
Posted By Jadzia81
badly curling poncho edges

Hi everyone, I am a fairly knew knitter (since April). This is my first attempt at a drapey kind of project, and something seems wrong.

I kntted this http://www.yarnia.com/sisopo.html only I...
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