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Forum: General Knitting 03-02-2008, 02:41 PM
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Posted By chie96
I am doing two at a time on two circulars. ...

I am doing two at a time on two circulars. Thanks for the input!
Forum: General Knitting 03-02-2008, 02:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 820
Posted By chie96
Toe-up socks: 16" or 24" circulars

Good afternoon! I just started my 1st ever pair of socks using Crazy Toes and Heels (Queen Kahuna). I am using 24" circulars, but by mistake purchased 16" circulars for my next project (which uses...
Forum: General Knitting 01-04-2008, 11:50 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,480
Posted By chie96
TY again! Ther is soooo much to learn, isn't...

TY again! Ther is soooo much to learn, isn't there?

Speaking of learning...I am really upset because although I measured my DDs' chest measurements, I never saw the length until after I bought the...
Forum: General Knitting 01-04-2008, 09:30 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,480
Posted By chie96
Thanks for the help! Both have the no. 3 on the...

Thanks for the help! Both have the no. 3 on the label and I though that if I picked the same no. it would be OK. Ugh - I just started knitting 3-1/2 mos. ago and crochet about 2 mos. ago so I don't...
Forum: General Knitting 01-04-2008, 07:01 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,480
Posted By chie96
What to substitute for Lion Microspun - child's dress

I found a very cute pattern for a child's dress (shhh - it's crochet) and it is done in Microspun, a sport-weight yarn. No Michael's in a 2-hr. radius has enough of the color I want in the same dye...
Forum: General Knitting 12-27-2007, 02:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 653
Posted By chie96
Question What can I do with 1/2 skein Lopi?

I have 1/2 skein Lopi left over after I made a felted bag, and I have no idea what I can do with it. Would that be enough for a hot pad, maybe? I haven't been knitting long and am not very good at...
Forum: General Knitting 12-26-2007, 10:09 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,050
Posted By chie96
And my birthday is even before that - LOL!!!

And my birthday is even before that - LOL!!!
Forum: General Knitting 12-25-2007, 12:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,050
Posted By chie96
TY all so much. You are right - he tried so...

TY all so much. You are right - he tried so darned hard, and I would hate to hurt his feelings. I hope you all have a wonderful day :muah:
Forum: General Knitting 12-25-2007, 12:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,050
Posted By chie96
Question Not sure about Christmas gift - advice, pls.

Merry Christmas, everyone!

I am embarrassed to ask this, but I need some honest advice about a gift I rec'd. from DH. I am so new to knitting - and this may be a great, great gift, but...

I...
Forum: Crochet! 12-21-2007, 07:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 941
Posted By chie96
TY both! I actually only made one motif so I...

TY both! I actually only made one motif so I could check the size. I went back to Michael's today, but they didn't have the next size up hook, so I'll try two sizes up (sz. J) and see what that...
Forum: General Knitting 12-21-2007, 07:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,094
Posted By chie96
Although I really wanted the Wool Ease, my...

Although I really wanted the Wool Ease, my Michael's didn't have 3 of the 6 colors that I wanted. They did, however, have all 6 of the Cotton Ease colors I had chosen as a back-up. So Cotton-Ease...
Forum: Crochet! 12-20-2007, 08:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 941
Posted By chie96
Tension help / advice for a new crocheter

Good evening! I started knitting in late Sept. and decided that I wanted to learn to crochet as well. I am in the process of making DH the Afghan Squared...
Forum: General Knitting 12-20-2007, 12:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,094
Posted By chie96
TY both! I already ruled out the Vanna's Choice...

TY both! I already ruled out the Vanna's Choice b/c of the colors, and think I am going with Wool Ease - at least for DD#2 who is totally in love with the Red Sprinkles color :heart: I'm shopping...
Forum: General Knitting 12-19-2007, 09:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,094
Posted By chie96
Yarn substitution question - child's poncho

Good evening! I want to make the Granny Poncho and Cap: http://www.bernat.com/patternbook.php?PG=child&PID=64 for my two DDs and a niece, but am not sure what yarn to buy. I have a rather large gift...
Forum: General Knitting 12-12-2007, 12:30 PM
Replies: 426
Views: 63,630
Posted By chie96
I'm in, too! I have added my needles and...

I'm in, too! I have added my needles and projects, but not sure what else to do, besides add my stash. I want the icon-thingie a lot of you have but not sure where to get it. My name is chie96 over...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 12-11-2007, 04:34 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 29,676
Posted By chie96
I am also in Franklin! I've heard that the...

I am also in Franklin! I've heard that the library has a knitting group Thurs. nights - I'm going this afternoon to ask about it.
Forum: General Knitting 12-11-2007, 12:05 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 3,024
Posted By chie96
I just started knitting in Sept. and it is...

I just started knitting in Sept. and it is actually scary how large my stash is! I have about eight plastic grocery bags all filled with yarn. I don't know how this happened :shrug: Anyhow, DH...
Forum: General Knitting 12-10-2007, 09:34 PM
Replies: 426
Views: 63,630
Posted By chie96
Only 955 people ahead of me!!! Whoooo-hooooo...

Only 955 people ahead of me!!! Whoooo-hooooo :woot: :woot: :woot:
(Later) Now it's just 234 - I am getting excited!!! This is like Christmas, LOL!
Forum: Pattern Central 12-09-2007, 09:17 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,377
Posted By chie96
Next question: I think that I have figured out...

Next question: I think that I have figured out that I want a 2x2 border, and seed st for the rest. I assume the circulars would be easiest? But - how do I know what to do? I can't find any...
Forum: Pattern Central 12-09-2007, 08:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,377
Posted By chie96
TY -this is one that I saw, but didn't choose b/c...

TY -this is one that I saw, but didn't choose b/c the yarn wasn't the Thick & Quick. I am still so new to knitting that I do not know how to adapt patterns for a more bulky yarn! I appreciate the...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-07-2007, 06:12 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,096
Posted By chie96
I just finished a scarf for my dad and made the...

I just finished a scarf for my dad and made the fringe 3". He wouldn't want it any longer. I just cut 6" pieces and attached them like the other posters said. HTH!
Forum: How-to Questions 12-07-2007, 06:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,900
Posted By chie96
I am currently working on a seed st scarf with...

I am currently working on a seed st scarf with Wool Ease Thick & Quick - sz 15 needles - and it will take me nearly 2 skeins to make a 68" scarf. HTH!
Forum: Pattern Central 12-07-2007, 03:45 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,377
Posted By chie96
TY! I can do that! I'll just look for a ribbed...

TY! I can do that! I'll just look for a ribbed pattern - that way I can use that for the border and seed st for the rest! I can't wait to start!
Forum: Pattern Central 12-07-2007, 03:14 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,377
Posted By chie96
Any ideas on a seed/moss st hat?

Good afternoon! I am currently working on one of my 5th scarf ever and am doing it in Wool Ease Thick & Quick in a seed st pattern. I wonder if anyone knows of a good hat pattern in seed/moss st...
Forum: General Knitting 11-28-2007, 09:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 798
Posted By chie96
TY all so much! I tried making a hanging towel,...

TY all so much! I tried making a hanging towel, but it looked awful, LOL! I will try just the topper at the Lion site and see how that goes.
Funny story: tonight my 3yo DD saw her Sunday School...
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