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Forum: How-to Questions 11-03-2010, 05:28 PM
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OK. Thanks!

OK. Thanks!
Forum: How-to Questions 11-03-2010, 05:16 PM
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Posted By Audrey79
The label says 7, but the pattern I'm using says...

The label says 7, but the pattern I'm using says use a 13. The lady at the yarn shop said I could use that yarn for that pattern, but maybe she didn't realize I wouldn't know to change the needle...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-03-2010, 04:50 PM
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Posted By Audrey79
Thanks everyone for your help. I'm going to give...

Thanks everyone for your help. I'm going to give it another try.
Forum: How-to Questions 11-03-2010, 02:19 PM
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Posted By Audrey79
I'm using US 13. It is so hard to knit that...

I'm using US 13. It is so hard to knit that yarn. It doesn't look even no matter how tight or loose I try to knit.
Forum: How-to Questions 11-03-2010, 02:18 PM
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Posted By Audrey79
The yarn is Plymouth Fantasy Naturale 100% cotton.

The yarn is Plymouth Fantasy Naturale 100% cotton.
Forum: How-to Questions 11-03-2010, 12:25 PM
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Posted By Audrey79
I don't like using metal needles, so I'm already...

I don't like using metal needles, so I'm already using wood. I'll try the smaller needles. Everything looked so messy and the stitches didn't seem to be the same size. I wonder if I am up to this!...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-03-2010, 12:03 PM
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Posted By Audrey79
It is just knits and yarnovers. Cast on three...

It is just knits and yarnovers. Cast on three stitches. Then knit, yarnover, knit, till you get 40 stitches. I am at work so I don't have the yarn label in front of me. I'll have to repost with...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-03-2010, 10:47 AM
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Posted By Audrey79
knitting with thin yarn

I bought some yarn that is almost as thin as thread to make a shawl with. I've tried to start a number of times, but it looks like a snarled mess each time. Is there some trick to using this type...
Forum: Pattern Central 04-08-2010, 04:15 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,237
Posted By Audrey79
Wonderful. I'll check on the pattern. The...

Wonderful. I'll check on the pattern. The picture with the pattern made it look awfully small for an afghan and then it didn't give a finished size. Thanks so much.
Forum: Pattern Central 04-08-2010, 02:17 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,237
Posted By Audrey79
That is how I read the pattern. Thanks for...

That is how I read the pattern. Thanks for telling me how to figure out how many stitches to add. Just have to decide how big to make it, I guess, which goes to knitcindy's question to me about the...
Forum: Pattern Central 04-08-2010, 02:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,237
Posted By Audrey79
Size is something I didn't consider. I'm a...

Size is something I didn't consider. I'm a fairly new knitter and so far have only made baby blankets and washcloths. I'd like to try my hand at an afghan, but I don't know if their is a usual size...
Forum: Pattern Central 04-07-2010, 12:33 PM
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Views: 1,237
Posted By Audrey79
http://www.dailyknitter.com/iris.html This is...

http://www.dailyknitter.com/iris.html

This is the pattern. Thanks!
Forum: Pattern Central 04-07-2010, 12:10 PM
Replies: 11
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Posted By Audrey79
Afghan pattern

I have an Iris pattern that calls for a size 15 needle and, I think, thicker yarn than I want to use. It says to cast on 88 stitches. How do I convert the pattern to use lighter yarn and a smaller...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-19-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 569
Posted By Audrey79
Great video. Thanks for the link. That was...

Great video. Thanks for the link. That was close to what I did. I just never had the ends poke back up after washing the blanket. I've only been knitting for a couple of years. Well, I've been...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-19-2010, 01:43 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 569
Posted By Audrey79
I thought I did that! When I blocked it, two of...

I thought I did that! When I blocked it, two of the ends were sticking up out of the blanket. Should I stretch it again and hope they stay in?
Forum: How-to Questions 02-19-2010, 01:09 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 569
Posted By Audrey79
Finishing up

What is the best way to weave in yarn ends? Mine seem to be popping back out!
Forum: How-to Questions 10-12-2009, 12:52 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 579
Posted By Audrey79
Finishing my Hooded Baby Blanket

How do I sew the hood onto the blanket? What kind of stitch would I use?
Forum: General Knitting 01-02-2009, 11:51 AM
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Posted By Audrey79
I've been trying to learn to knit for awhile now....

I've been trying to learn to knit for awhile now. My sister has been knitting forever and I enlisted her help. As I only see her once a year or so, the lessons have been few and far between. I...
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