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Forum: General Knitting 10-29-2006, 02:52 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 969
Posted By hedgewick
It makes great sense! If only it was that...

It makes great sense! If only it was that specific. All it says is to use 100% wool, handspun, sportweight. No yardage, weight, number os skeins or brand. Crazy! I suppose it really doesn't...
Forum: General Knitting 10-29-2006, 08:56 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 969
Posted By hedgewick
question re: "Great Knitted Gifts" Rose hat and sc

I just got Great Knitted Gifts by Shackleton out of the library yesterday. The projects are very nice looking but I have one problem with them...so far. The patterns don't say how much yarn is...
Forum: General Knitting 10-24-2006, 09:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,910
Posted By hedgewick
what to do with a single ball of "nice" yarn

Oh folks, here's the deal. I am a beginner knitter so I am not up to socks or mittens yet (dpn are scary). I'm constantly seeing these lovely single balls of yarn on ebay that are not a bad price. ...
Forum: General Knitting 10-21-2006, 09:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,641
Posted By hedgewick
LOL! I want to make a Jayne hat for my husband as...

LOL! I want to make a Jayne hat for my husband as well! He actuallly requested one. Trying to find appropriate yarn for it that would be machine wash and dry...not an easy task. Any ideas? I hate...
Forum: General Knitting 10-21-2006, 07:38 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,641
Posted By hedgewick
Thanks so much for all these posts! Looks like a...

Thanks so much for all these posts! Looks like a big project for a snail-speed knitter like me. Maybe I'll ask in a round about way if this is something he might like before I go ahead and do it. ...
Forum: General Knitting 10-20-2006, 07:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,641
Posted By hedgewick
Dr Who scarf...anyone know what I'm talking about?

My husband and I have become fans of the british show "Dr Who". He told me that years ago the Doctor wore a very long scarf. Anyone know what I'm talking about? Anyone ever made one? Anyone have...
Forum: General Knitting 06-12-2006, 06:54 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,728
Posted By hedgewick
good ideas, thanks Think I'll check out the...

good ideas, thanks Think I'll check out the other patterns. Who knows, I may decide to just go for it and do shadow anyway. Other thought was to size down the pattern so I could use a bit thicker...
Forum: General Knitting 06-09-2006, 07:54 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,019
Posted By hedgewick
The case of the exploding knitting needle ... odd story

Check this out. I just happened to come across this online. Kinda scary althought I'm not sure if it is supposed to be a joke. ...
Forum: General Knitting 06-09-2006, 07:16 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,728
Posted By hedgewick
First lace project - Knitpicks Shadow Scarf - yarn question

I haven't yet tried to knit lace but the newest knitpicks book has inspired me to give it a try. I would like to make the shadow scarf shown in the book for my Mom's birthday. The question I have...
Forum: General Knitting 05-31-2006, 12:54 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 3,774
Posted By hedgewick
I would love to try this but I'm afraid it would...

I would love to try this but I'm afraid it would have to be a VERY easy read type book. If I have to pay attention too much I'm afraid of losing track of my knitting and mess it up somehow. I...
Forum: General Knitting 05-11-2006, 04:49 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,545
Posted By hedgewick
When you go to bed early not so you can spend...

When you go to bed early not so you can spend "special time" with your husband but so you can knit in peace. I go up about an hour before I want to go to sleep, listen to my ipod and knit away. ...
Forum: General Knitting 05-10-2006, 03:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,190
Posted By hedgewick
Yippee!! I love hedgehogs! I wish I lived in...

Yippee!! I love hedgehogs! I wish I lived in England so I could see them in the wild.
Forum: General Knitting 04-19-2006, 04:28 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,309
Posted By hedgewick
You've come to the right place! I've only been...

You've come to the right place! I've only been knitting about 6 months or so and this site has been a wealth of information! You can get tips on how to do stuff, what yarn to get, project...
Forum: General Knitting 04-19-2006, 03:57 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,975
Posted By hedgewick
Who named their kids this? I would have some...

Who named their kids this? I would have some issues if I was named Fifi-Trixibelle.

And as for Peaches... somewhere in the future there is a stipper crying. :roflhard:
Forum: General Knitting 04-19-2006, 03:40 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,975
Posted By hedgewick
Sorry, I was just mocking the whole thing. I...

Sorry, I was just mocking the whole thing. I agree! It's like they aren't individuals anymore. At least they aren't calling the Paltrow/Martin duo "Chriswith" or something stupid like that. Not...
Forum: General Knitting 04-19-2006, 03:07 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 5,975
Posted By hedgewick
Way OT - Celebrity baby names...what are they thinking?!

Well, Tomkitten has finally arived. Thank god... now I sleep again :rofling:

I've just got to say that the names some celeberities pick for their kids is crazy. These poor babies are going to...
Forum: General Knitting 04-17-2006, 02:42 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,033
Posted By hedgewick
Thanks a bunch! I'm definately going to check...

Thanks a bunch! I'm definately going to check out K.1 and KP! I actually just got my first KP order in the mail today... shine worsted and it looks so nice! I'm going to start working with it...
Forum: General Knitting 04-17-2006, 02:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,033
Posted By hedgewick
boyforpele13, I LOVE that! I've never felted...

boyforpele13, I LOVE that! I've never felted anything before. Is it safe to cut into the center like you said you did? Doesn't it come undone or is felting like cloth once it's done? Sorry, I've...
Forum: General Knitting 04-17-2006, 02:00 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,131
Posted By hedgewick
mmm... this all sounds really great! I love...

mmm... this all sounds really great! I love watching the food network but it always looks too time consuming or complex. My son (age 4) loves Rachel Ray! She's his "girlfriend"! I like her too...
Forum: General Knitting 04-17-2006, 09:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 4,131
Posted By hedgewick
OT - What's for dinner?

Ok ladies and gentleman, I'm sick of eating the same stuff all the time. I feel like all I cook is spaghetti, chicken and Mac & cheese, and those box kit meals that are easy but probably not good...
Forum: General Knitting 04-17-2006, 09:31 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 4,033
Posted By hedgewick
I've been lusting after the idea of an mp3 player...

I've been lusting after the idea of an mp3 player for months because I just discovered podcasts and am now addicted. So, my Husband got me an ipod nano for Easter (what a good egg he is!). I LOVE...
Forum: General Knitting 04-14-2006, 07:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,799
Posted By hedgewick
That is really great to know...thanks! I really...

That is really great to know...thanks! I really was thinking of getting some to try but after hearing the itch-factor I think I'll reconsider. I think it may be a little fuzzy for a beginner like...
Forum: General Knitting 04-13-2006, 03:22 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,192
Posted By hedgewick
second one! Looks like a little string bikini ...

second one! Looks like a little string bikini :lol:

I will say though that make sure the friends you are making them for like that style sandle. Personally, I CAN"T STAND anything between my...
Forum: General Knitting 04-13-2006, 01:09 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 6,107
Posted By hedgewick
I have a friend who was driving behind someone...

I have a friend who was driving behind someone who was smoking on the highway when all of the sudden she had a cigarette in her lap! The person in front of her threw it out of the window and it...
Forum: General Knitting 04-13-2006, 01:02 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,122
Posted By hedgewick
Anyone know of any airlines that will not allow...

Anyone know of any airlines that will not allow knitting needles on the plane? We're flying to Disney in September and I want to take something along to work on at the airport and on board the...
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