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Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 06-26-2007, 12:28 PM
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Posted By knittergirl
I would have never thought about knitting a book...

I would have never thought about knitting a book scarf!! What a cute idea for the bookworms in my family. Thanks for posting your pics! (And the blanket is really cute, too, btw.)
Forum: General Knitting 04-21-2005, 12:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,143
Posted By knittergirl
To do the k1, p1, k1 part, you would knit into...

To do the k1, p1, k1 part, you would knit into the next stitch as you would normally, but leave that original stitch on the left needle. Bring your yarn between the needles to the front and purl...
Forum: General Knitting 04-21-2005, 12:12 AM
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Posted By knittergirl
Hi Brooke, Is it Bobble Circle Pattern on page...

Hi Brooke,

Is it Bobble Circle Pattern on page 104? It looks as though they're
defining it as follows:

MS - (k1, p1, k1) all into the next stitch

I think that's going to create the "bobble" part...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-19-2005, 06:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,020
Posted By knittergirl
When I knit "two"s of something (like sleeves), I...

When I knit "two"s of something (like sleeves), I generally use a fairly long circular needle and cast on for each one with its own skein of yarn (and, personal preference, a stitch marker in between...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-19-2005, 06:36 PM
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Views: 2,414
Posted By knittergirl
Although I've never heard it called "rotating"...

Although I've never heard it called "rotating" before, it is different from turning your work. Basically, once you "knit 1 more row, do not turn," you will "rotate" your knitting 90 degrees so that...
Forum: General Knitting 03-23-2005, 01:56 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 9,476
Posted By knittergirl
1) How long have you been knitting? Since Nov...

1) How long have you been knitting?

Since Nov 2003

2) What inspirred you to learn?

Was a crocheter (sp?) since the age of 7ish, and was intrigued by the idea of using two sticks instead of...
Forum: The Lounge 03-23-2005, 12:24 AM
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Views: 111,581
Posted By knittergirl
***Hugs to Gatomoso*** Thank you for sharing...

***Hugs to Gatomoso*** Thank you for sharing your beautiful pictures of Bug. I had my kitty Annie for 14 years and I was so devastated when she passed. I was 15 when I got her. (I'll be 32 next...
Forum: The Lounge 03-22-2005, 09:50 PM
Replies: 1,342
Views: 111,581
Posted By knittergirl
It's okay with me, Hilde. :thumbsup: It's so...

It's okay with me, Hilde. :thumbsup:

It's so funny that he's in a box in the first place, because he's never been one to get into boxes. He usually prefers paper bags on the floor or he crawls...
Forum: The Lounge 03-22-2005, 09:49 AM
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Views: 111,581
Posted By knittergirl
Speaking of cheezy pets...here is my kitty,...

Speaking of cheezy pets...here is my kitty, Butters, who thinks he actually fits in the top of the Velveeta box!! :lol:

(Of course, after his mommy laughed her butt off and snapped a pic, he was...
Forum: General Knitting 03-10-2005, 10:30 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,157
Posted By knittergirl
I may be wrong but I think a lot of the patterns...

I may be wrong but I think a lot of the patterns for the Dr. Who scarf are from the U.K., and in the U.K., DK weight yarn is the equivalent to US worsted weight.
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-10-2005, 01:57 PM
Replies: 2,604
Views: 290,765
Posted By knittergirl
I understand...all the females in my family are...

I understand...all the females in my family are allergic (some severely) to wool so I usually don't work in wool at all. The only exception is with the BF, whose a police officer, so I'll make him...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-10-2005, 10:06 AM
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Views: 290,765
Posted By knittergirl
Thanks Shawna, I used Red Heart's Grande yarn. ...

Thanks Shawna,

I used Red Heart's Grande yarn. It's a bulky weight yarn, so it's really thick.
It's also 100% acrylic because I'm allergic to wool. :( It's pretty soft, though.

Casey
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-09-2005, 11:41 PM
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Views: 290,765
Posted By knittergirl
Thanks so much!!! Yes, I did follow a pattern...

Thanks so much!!! Yes, I did follow a pattern (although I did play with it a bit):

http://www.coatsandclark.com/fun_and_free/knit_out_2003/lw1370.htm

It used the exact same yarn that was on...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-09-2005, 11:25 PM
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Views: 290,765
Posted By knittergirl
Hi!

I don't post much, but I love reading all the threads and looking at what everyone else is working on (or finishing!!)

I've finished knitting myself a knitting bag (!)and almost everything I've used...
Forum: General Knitting 03-09-2005, 10:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,781
Posted By knittergirl
It does...it does. Of course, after I finally...

It does...it does. Of course, after I finally "got" the hang of it, I was halfway through the wristbands in Stitch N' B*tch when I realized I had been wrapping the yarn the wrong way. :doh: So...
Forum: General Knitting 03-07-2005, 05:06 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,375
Posted By knittergirl
Haven't started the sweater yet, but...

I found this site when searching for a sweater pattern for my 2-yr-old niece.
The Bumble Bees sweater came up and that's how I found this site. And I just keep comin' back, particularly for those...
Forum: General Knitting 02-25-2005, 11:52 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,360
Posted By knittergirl
Also, sometimes the pattern will dictate what is...

Also, sometimes the pattern will dictate what is considered the "right" (or public) side and the "wrong" side.

For example (I just made this up):

Cast on 10 stitches.
Row 1: (RS) K 2, P3, K3,...
Forum: General Knitting 02-23-2005, 10:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,214
Posted By knittergirl
I'm glad it helped. I couldn't sleep last night...

I'm glad it helped. I couldn't sleep last night so it gave me something to do!!

Casey :lol:
Forum: General Knitting 02-23-2005, 01:46 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,214
Posted By knittergirl
Thanks Amy!!

Thanks Amy!!
Forum: General Knitting 02-23-2005, 05:41 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 12,214
Posted By knittergirl
Raglan shaping generally refers to a particular...

Raglan shaping generally refers to a particular set of decreases used in order to shape a garment with raglan sleeves, when the garment is knit from the bottom up to the shoulders and neck. (I think...
Forum: General Knitting 02-23-2005, 05:01 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,828
Posted By knittergirl
My 26-year-old male cousin (who just got out of...

My 26-year-old male cousin (who just got out of the Army) knits unashamedly (is that a word? :shock: sorry, it's late...) and I wouldn't call him a "girlie man." In fact, he's quite the ladies' man....
Forum: General Knitting 02-07-2005, 06:54 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 5,521
Posted By knittergirl
Sorry...this one's kinda long, too. :-)

My uncle and his family were stationed in Germany when I was little. One Christmas, they got to come back home for a couple of weeks and we all stayed at my grandparents' house. One morning my aunt...
Forum: General Knitting 01-19-2005, 03:27 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 11,054
Posted By knittergirl
Re: Boye Interchangeable Needles-yayy!!

I am so glad I found a few others who like their Boye Interchangeable Needlemaster sets. As a poor college student, this has been a life-saver (well, knitting-saver). I got mine at the Michael's...
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