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Forum: Pattern Central 11-25-2010, 02:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,218
Posted By amala
garter stitch scarf

i'm looking to make a scarf that i've seen in stores. it's like a tube. you can put your arm all the way through it but you wear it like a normal scarf. i have an idea of how to make it but don't...
Forum: Pattern Central 10-28-2010, 04:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,386
Posted By amala
simple hat pattern

i'm looking for a hat pattern similar to this slouchy beret style one

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/jane-7

only much much more simple. i've been knitting for less than a year and...
Forum: General Knitting 10-28-2010, 03:40 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,379
Posted By amala
it's a silent auction and the woman running it...

it's a silent auction and the woman running it wants to know what i think the starting bid should be. it's a throw or small blanket made from lion brand homespun. i just wasn't sure if it's the...
Forum: General Knitting 10-28-2010, 02:48 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,523
Posted By amala
i purchased my first set of interchangeable...

i purchased my first set of interchangeable needles almost a year ago and i think they're great. my set came with stoppers so i can use them as straights if i want and three different cable lengths...
Forum: General Knitting 10-28-2010, 02:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,379
Posted By amala
projects for money

i am knitting my first project that will not be a gift. I am donating it to a silent auction. I'm not sure how to go about pricing the item for the auction. is there a method or formula that most...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-24-2010, 11:48 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 907
Posted By amala
two strand knitting

if i'm going to be knitting using two strands i assume i just cast on with two as i normally would and carry on as normal only using two strands at a time instead of the one. true?
Forum: How-to Questions 10-24-2010, 01:27 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By amala
plus it's on size 17 needles

plus it's on size 17 needles
Forum: How-to Questions 10-24-2010, 01:26 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By amala
it's a small throw size blanket. should i plan...

it's a small throw size blanket. should i plan for it to double it or somewhere in between original size and doubled?
Forum: How-to Questions 10-24-2010, 01:17 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By amala
just wondering

if the pattern calls for 100 stitches and a single strand of yarn and i choose to double the yarn how much, if at all, will that alter the final size of the blanket?
Forum: Pattern Central 03-29-2010, 12:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,770
Posted By amala
looking for a blanket pattern

looking for a very plain very simple adult size blanket pattern in garter stitch. i've only been able to find small blankets and baby blankets. i know for something so simple i could adjust the...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-24-2010, 01:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 516
Posted By amala
Question i messed up

i've been knitting a shawl that's 60 stitch in each row and just realized i added a stitch somewhere in the last 10 rows or so. what's going to be the best way to fix this?
Forum: General Knitting 03-05-2010, 08:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,324
Posted By amala
AngelaR you are right it isn't "wrong" it's just...

AngelaR you are right it isn't "wrong" it's just different. and of course i've decided that when knitting only in garter there's no reason not do it the way i have. however i am slowly learning to do...
Forum: General Knitting 03-05-2010, 01:42 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,324
Posted By amala
oh i get it abby123 alright now. thanks for the...

oh i get it abby123 alright now.

thanks for the explaination suzeeq. made a bit more sense.

the front stitch is the one that leans closest to the right needle. so my stitches are twisted?

i'm...
Forum: General Knitting 03-04-2010, 08:39 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,324
Posted By amala
Abby123-i have no idea what most of that means....

Abby123-i have no idea what most of that means. :)
i'm not sure what you mean by lean. each stitch i guess leans left or right? when i am doing them through the back they are leaning left to right....
Forum: How-to Questions 03-04-2010, 08:34 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 854
Posted By amala
i like the idea of using any leftover yarn to see...

i like the idea of using any leftover yarn to see what the 17's will look like. that's great. i think using the homespun it shouldn't be too loose because it's a thicker yarn. but again using the...
Forum: General Knitting 03-04-2010, 06:48 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,324
Posted By amala
knitting in the back

when i first learned to knit i wasn't knitting the proper way. instead of going through the stitch from the front i was going through it from the back. i've only been knitting for 8 months or so but...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-04-2010, 06:17 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 854
Posted By amala
it's a prayer shawl i got off the lions brand...

it's a prayer shawl i got off the lions brand homespun wrapper.

SHAWL
Cast on 60 stitches. Work in garter stitch until Shawl measures 60 in. [152.5 cm].

very simple pattern and i would like to...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-04-2010, 05:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 854
Posted By amala
Question want to use larger needles

i am working on a shawl right now and i want to start another one using larger needles. my current pattern calls for 4 skeins using size 10 1/2 needles but i want to make the next one using size 17...
Forum: General Knitting 01-14-2010, 02:09 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,176
Posted By amala
Question Interchangeable Needle Sets

I am looking to invest in an interchangeable needle set but there are so many to choose from. looking for some pros and cons, likes and dislikes on the many brands there are to choose from. ...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-21-2009, 03:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 678
Posted By amala
pi shawl

have been working on a pi shawl/blanket for a month now and started the border yesterday. not quite half way through but i'm look for tips and instructions on how to finish the border.

once i have...
Forum: General Knitting 11-29-2009, 10:23 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 726
Posted By amala
Question new here

i only just started knitting back in august and am now tackling a pi blanket for christmas. wondering if there is any thoughts about how many stches i can fit on a pair of 29" circular needles. ...
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