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Forum: General Knitting 01-16-2008, 01:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 759
Posted By Flappy
Talking Knitting dissection

I just found this in the Interweb today. What a wonderful project (http://www.etsy.com/view_listing.php?listing_id=8880673)!


:yay:
Forum: General Knitting 03-31-2007, 03:47 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,939
Posted By Flappy
I'd love to know too. What's the best way to...

I'd love to know too. What's the best way to learn more about machine knitting?
:??
Forum: General Knitting 03-05-2007, 12:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,754
Posted By Flappy
I'd love to know this too! I'm always looking...

I'd love to know this too! I'm always looking for good use for my ribbon.
:teehee:
Forum: General Knitting 03-03-2007, 12:17 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,971
Posted By Flappy
Heavens to Betsy! :verysad:

Heavens to Betsy! :verysad:
Forum: General Knitting 03-02-2007, 08:41 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,516
Posted By Flappy
Heavens to Betsy. :verysad:

Heavens to Betsy. :verysad:
Forum: General Knitting 03-02-2007, 08:40 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,516
Posted By Flappy
Heavens to Betsy. :verysad:

Heavens to Betsy. :verysad:
Forum: General Knitting 02-01-2006, 02:24 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,971
Posted By Flappy
Creative projects

Check these out:
http://www.yumlum.com/galleries/knitwear/knitwear_art.htm

My apologies if this has been posted before! And, my specific apologies to cat-lovers (like me!) for the first image...
Forum: How-to Questions 09-27-2005, 10:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,353
Posted By Flappy
Well, I sort of made it up as I went along, but...

Well, I sort of made it up as I went along, but I'm very pleased with the results. Alternating "knit" ribs bend to the right across the "purl" ribs and join their neighboring knit rib. Hopefully,...
Forum: How-to Questions 09-22-2005, 03:38 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,353
Posted By Flappy
Advice needed: Decreasing ribbing on circular needles

A question for the experienced knitters in the group...

I'm working a k2p2 hat in the round, and it's time to start shaping the crown. What is the best way to decrease the ribbing to make it look...
Forum: General Knitting 04-14-2005, 06:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,279
Posted By Flappy
Handknit superhero costumes.

http://www.gregkucera.com/newport.htm

Discuss.
Forum: The Lounge 03-18-2005, 12:34 AM
Replies: 1,342
Views: 111,180
Posted By Flappy
I hate to be a stickler, but I think...

I hate to be a stickler, but I think (http://knittinghelp.com/knitting/forum/files/myrottweiler.jpg) you mean "second best".
;)
Forum: General Knitting 03-17-2005, 08:03 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,430
Posted By Flappy
Shame on me for hijacking ekgheiy's thread. ...

Shame on me for hijacking ekgheiy's thread. Looks like I touched a collective nerve by mentioning Wal*Mart.

All I meant was that modern means of production put hand-craftsmen and women at an...
Forum: General Knitting 03-16-2005, 10:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,430
Posted By Flappy
Also, I think most people don't realize how long...

Also, I think most people don't realize how long it takes to knit something by hand. I certainly didn't know this before I started.

Most people in the US have been conditioned by Wal*Mart, Target...
Forum: General Knitting 03-16-2005, 02:39 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,516
Posted By Flappy
Hi, it's me again. Here's a discussion...

Hi, it's me again. Here's a discussion (http://www.mothering.com/discussions/showthread.php?t=253987) of this problem on another website. They cite four possible causes:

1. Single ply yarns, most...
Forum: General Knitting 03-16-2005, 01:50 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,516
Posted By Flappy
I keep checking back on this thread to see if...

I keep checking back on this thread to see if there are any updates, because I've noticed this problem in a few of my completed projects. I'm still a newbie, so I suspect the problem might be with...
Forum: The Lounge 03-16-2005, 01:20 AM
Replies: 1,342
Views: 111,180
Posted By Flappy
Ok, despite my previous snarky comment, here's a...

Ok, despite my previous snarky comment, here's a picture of my guard dog.
Forum: The Lounge 03-15-2005, 08:05 PM
Replies: 1,342
Views: 111,180
Posted By Flappy
Stereotypical knitters... a bunch of cats and...

Stereotypical knitters... a bunch of cats and small, fluffy dogs. Where are all the Great Danes and Irish Wolfhounds?

I bet we all wear our hair in buns too.

;)
Forum: General Knitting 03-15-2005, 01:08 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,516
Posted By Flappy
Look at the stockinette stitches in the closeup...

Look at the stockinette stitches in the closeup below... I think I see a similar pattern in this hat I just completed.

Actually, I'm holding it in my hands right now, staring at it. I definitely...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-13-2005, 05:09 AM
Replies: 2,604
Views: 289,102
Posted By Flappy
And here's the baby version of the hat above. I...

And here's the baby version of the hat above. I used one of those super-soft baby synthetics as the baby blue, and the brown stripe was leftover yarn from my previous baby hats. I expect this one...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-12-2005, 06:07 PM
Replies: 2,604
Views: 289,102
Posted By Flappy
A striped wool cap, hot off the needles. This is...

A striped wool cap, hot off the needles. This is sport weight wool, knit with #4 needles-- the smallest sticks I've used so far.

By my quick calculation, there are over 5700 stitches in this hat....
Forum: General Knitting 03-12-2005, 07:43 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,760
Posted By Flappy
http://tinyurl.com/5do4d :happydance:

http://tinyurl.com/5do4d

:happydance:
Forum: General Knitting 03-12-2005, 12:10 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,115
Posted By Flappy
You use cheese needles?? Cool!

You use cheese needles?? Cool!
Forum: General Knitting 03-11-2005, 07:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,711
Posted By Flappy
Nice upholstery! What's a boobie scarf?

Nice upholstery!

What's a boobie scarf?
Forum: General Knitting 03-10-2005, 11:02 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 23,749
Posted By Flappy
Front: I HAVE A NEEDLE HABIT. Back: AND I'M...

Front:
I HAVE A NEEDLE HABIT.

Back:
AND I'M GETTING HELP.
KnittingHelp.com
Forum: General Knitting 03-10-2005, 03:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,305
Posted By Flappy
Ahh... I thought you were trying to match the...

Ahh... I thought you were trying to match the *appearance* of the cotton yarn. I think we're making this too complicated.

If you want to use that pattern, I think you can choose any yarn in any...
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