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Forum: General Knitting 02-14-2011, 10:23 PM
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Posted By XxavoOo
WOW, congratulations!

WOW, congratulations!
Forum: General Knitting 03-30-2010, 06:58 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,979
Posted By XxavoOo
I either put my hand through the "big circle" and...

I either put my hand through the "big circle" and begin winding a ball from the end, or put the circle on my knees (you need to be seated to do this), and use my knees to keep tension on it, while I...
Forum: General Knitting 03-26-2010, 11:39 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,791
Posted By XxavoOo
WOW, that's really awesome lacework. It's...

WOW, that's really awesome lacework. It's amazing! The borders you chose worked out perfectly. I'm so jealous :D

Someday I'll have the guts to knit lace on such a big project.
Forum: General Knitting 03-24-2010, 01:08 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,595
Posted By XxavoOo
I find that knitting two stitches from the next...

I find that knitting two stitches from the next needle is the best way to avoid ladders. Whenever I knit with DPNs, no matter what I'm knitting, I always move the stitches around to avoid ladders.
Forum: General Knitting 02-23-2010, 10:51 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,613
Posted By XxavoOo
Smile Knitting in Spanish

I'm Ecuadorian, so my native language is spanish. However, I learned english when I was 5 yo (me and my family were illegal immigrants (I know I shouldn't be proud, but I am)), so it stuck with me....
Forum: General Knitting 02-01-2010, 11:33 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,528
Posted By XxavoOo
Do a small brim, if absolutely necessary. Last...

Do a small brim, if absolutely necessary.

Last year, I did some hats for some friends. I made no ribbing whatsoever, and they adored them. If it was too big for their heads, they simply folded it in...
Forum: General Knitting 12-08-2009, 12:09 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,784
Posted By XxavoOo
I actually learned how to knit with "chuzo"...

I actually learned how to knit with "chuzo" sticks (I don't know how to call them in English. A "chuzo" is basically a stick with meat/chicken/pork/etc. The sticks are wooden, pointy and thin). I had...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-15-2009, 12:39 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,275
Posted By XxavoOo
There's a video on this...

There's a video on this site:

http://www.knittinghelp.com/videos/knitting-tips

It's under the name of "Duplicate Stitch Join", under "Joining a New Color Yarn" section.
Forum: General Knitting 10-18-2009, 11:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,550
Posted By XxavoOo
I only find myself knitting in public when it's a...

I only find myself knitting in public when it's a waiting/boring time. For example, before a show, waiting for an appointment, when a class is over, that's when I knit in public. However, when...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-03-2009, 08:53 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,177
Posted By XxavoOo
Well, maybe you could also try sewing it so it...

Well, maybe you could also try sewing it so it looks even. A whole garment could take a while, but if you do it right, you'll be a happy one.

I'd get the cast on onto the sewing needle, and start...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-30-2009, 05:48 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,242
Posted By XxavoOo
Ribbing won't affect at all the number of...

Ribbing won't affect at all the number of stitches, it will only affect the way the fabric looks and its tendency to curl.

I've read that k1, p1 is more elastic than k2, p2, but just do the...
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