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Forum: Pattern Central 02-03-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,353
Posted By golfer
WOUNDED VETERAN PROSTHETIC LEG COVERS (leg warmers)

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Does anyone have the pattern for making leg covers for the prosthetic legs that our wounded veteran's have suffered? There was a message in my e-mail, from I believe this group, giving...
Forum: General Knitting 04-27-2010, 03:14 PM
Replies: 333
Views: 126,219
Posted By golfer
Thumbs up possible invention?

I was just thinking - would it be a good thing to have a "mannequin's foot" (like used to display a shoe ) for a handy sock knitting guide.
Would be able to see how it was coming along and how...
Forum: How-to Questions 07-30-2009, 11:31 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,021
Posted By golfer
Thanks for confirming that working the wrong...

Thanks for confirming that working the wrong way/turned inside out causes that.
I think its another lesson for me to PAY ATTENTION!
Forum: How-to Questions 07-30-2009, 09:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,021
Posted By golfer
Unconscious mistake - what have I done?

Please help, picture this: I am knitting along in the round on dpns,
all of a sudden I pay attention and see that all my latest rows are showing the pearl side. I check to see the work yarn is in...
Forum: General Knitting 08-13-2008, 12:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,742
Posted By golfer
Hi - I was just spending some wasted time trying...

Hi - I was just spending some wasted time trying to find out about Knitting Knockers until I remembered my Knitting Help.com Forum! I understand they are for BC Survivors - which I am for 18 years...
Forum: General Knitting 01-30-2008, 10:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,524
Posted By golfer
Oh Boy! Now I find out I have been doing it...

Oh Boy! Now I find out I have been doing it "wrong". I have been
holding the two end needles together at the top while I join them
together and I proceed with the yarn to knit counter clockwise -...
Forum: General Knitting 12-26-2007, 07:54 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,205
Posted By golfer
Thank you - big time! I went to the site you...

Thank you - big time! I went to the site you suggested and its very helpful. The yarn would be better used for a hat and definitely I need a size 9 needles. Really appreciate the tip!
Forum: General Knitting 12-26-2007, 02:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,205
Posted By golfer
BARGAIN PRICED YARN MAY BE BIG MISTAKE

Hi! If anyone has a suggestion for the type of needle to use on
"suede" yarn, I'm listening! I bought about four rolls at $1 each at my local merch outlet and I wanted to make the fingerless...
Forum: Pattern Central 12-08-2007, 11:00 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 928
Posted By golfer
2008 calendar

A bit too early to wish you all a "Happy New Year" but have to
tell you about the great box calendar I found at Sam's. Its
called Knitting with Desiree Scales & Friends and each day is
another...
Forum: General Knitting 12-07-2007, 11:56 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,483
Posted By golfer
Thumbs down acrylic yarn splits

Still discovering the endless experiences of knitting and I think I have reached an "opinion" on acrylic yarn - don't like it! The fibers
are so easily split or fuzzed - am I talking "old news"? ...
Forum: The Lounge 12-07-2007, 11:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 952
Posted By golfer
Could this have something to do with the...

Could this have something to do with the "writer's strike".?
Forum: Knit-Alongs 10-30-2007, 06:45 PM
Replies: 2,659
Views: 189,590
Posted By golfer
God bless you and your new baby and your already...

God bless you and your new baby and your already two babies!! May all go very well for you!
I used to live in Roswell, New Mexico in 1970-71 - DH was in VietNam - my three babes and self waited for...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 10-28-2007, 06:04 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,275
Posted By golfer
:frog: Lots of scarves won't take up too much...

:frog: Lots of scarves won't take up too much room! It does get pretty cold out there after the sun goes down. You could make slippers too!
Forum: General Knitting 10-25-2007, 02:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,717
Posted By golfer
mitten article

Dear Brittyknits, I think our response message from Knit 'N Style was exactly the same. I am not technically computer able to post my Outlook Express message to this forum so just know it is the...
Forum: General Knitting 10-24-2007, 03:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,717
Posted By golfer
Thanks for letting me know you heard the same...

Thanks for letting me know you heard the same message of "its you" not "its our fault"! But there are bigger fish to fry in this old world and I'll bet you are right and they won't do it again! (I...
Forum: General Knitting 10-24-2007, 03:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,717
Posted By golfer
I took the advice from my "group knitsters" and...

I took the advice from my "group knitsters" and emailed the publisher
I was told I should have "known" it said "part one" as it was "part of the article". Well, its not on the cover and I have to...
Forum: General Knitting 10-23-2007, 03:45 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,075
Posted By golfer
Hi there - thanks for understanding - sorry you...

Hi there - thanks for understanding - sorry you were fooled also. I guess there is an old saying: Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me!
I won't be buying that mag again; plus I...
Forum: General Knitting 10-22-2007, 07:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,075
Posted By golfer
I'm burned!

Being a novice knitter I have purchased a few instruction books, patterns, needles and yarns and other fun stuff- I've made a couple purchases that turned out so so, but one thing I resisted buying...
Forum: General Knitting 09-04-2007, 10:16 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,655
Posted By golfer
:knitting: I learned to knit to quit smoking and...

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I learned to knit to quit smoking and it worked - over one year now (believe me - I was a smoker!) I LOVE to knit!
Forum: Knitters Knear You 08-29-2007, 05:13 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,275
Posted By golfer
Mid Michigan Knitters

Hello to all from Michigan! Wish we were all closer but this is a great way to talk knittin! I'm still a "newbie" and have made dishcloths, scarves, socks, triangle shawls, caps, and
the "mit less"...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 08-29-2007, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,248
Posted By golfer
Tampa

Hi! I found a LYS called Knit 'n Knibble - its at 1515 South Dale Mabry. Phone 813-254-knit. They have lots of
classes and a big welcome to come on it and hang out.
I plan on doing that starting...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 08-07-2007, 03:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,275
Posted By golfer
I am beginning to wonder where everybody...

I am beginning to wonder where everybody is...........

YooHoo! North of Mt. Pleasant - South of Houghton Lake?
Forum: Knitters Knear You 08-04-2007, 06:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,275
Posted By golfer
Mid Michigan Knitters?

Maybe somebody is from the Clare County area?
Forum: General Knitting 07-19-2007, 08:39 PM
Replies: 7,454
Views: 1,437,823
Posted By golfer
Hello to everyone! Just signed up today and glad...

Hello to everyone! Just signed up today and glad to be here!
Pretty much taught myself to knit with the help of library books, finding videos on my computer and fumbling around knit sites.
So I am a...
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