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Forum: The Lounge 05-28-2013, 02:33 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 748
Posted By MaleKnitter
I tat

I tat
Forum: The Lounge 05-27-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 614
Posted By MaleKnitter
I thought the knitting community could help me too

hey guys
I haven't posted here in a looooooong time
just been checking in a little bit from time to time

mer.... sorry :/

but ANYWAY

I'm in a drag competition in my hometown of Salt Lake City, Utah
Forum: The Lounge 10-17-2010, 02:16 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,071
Posted By MaleKnitter
Zumba Video

Hey everyone, my friends from the University of Utah made this amazing Zumba Video:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ka9aSa5TCI

They worked soooo hard to make the video work, i am close personal...
Forum: The Lounge 07-31-2009, 01:38 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,107
Posted By MaleKnitter
The mother of one of my friends is an amazing...

The mother of one of my friends is an amazing crocheter.
she has more yarn than I have ever seen in one place. She crochets, so a huge amount of it is Red Heart (yuck!) but still, it is quite...
Forum: How-to Questions 09-20-2008, 03:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,071
Posted By MaleKnitter
It's usually very easy to tell if a pattern is...

It's usually very easy to tell if a pattern is meant to be worked in the round or not. Simply read through the pattern instructions.
If you see things like ROW 1: ROW 2: ROW 3:
...
Forum: General Knitting 09-14-2008, 12:53 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,862
Posted By MaleKnitter
I use the felted join. Are you making sure to...

I use the felted join.
Are you making sure to fray the ends and then snip half of the plies before you felt them together? I love to use this method when working with wool yarn. I never notice it in...
Forum: General Knitting 08-26-2008, 03:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 974
Posted By MaleKnitter
I am sure that the baby won't mind. I would love...

I am sure that the baby won't mind. I would love a nice soft blankee
I really love the color combo of Yellow/blue for baby items, so I believe that the previous suggestion of a blue border is a very...
Forum: Crochet! 08-26-2008, 02:48 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,276
Posted By MaleKnitter
yes, this looks like a very simple pattern. Some...

yes, this looks like a very simple pattern. Some crochet stitches are very complex just because crochet has fewer "rules" than knitting: since you only ever have one live stitch at a time (usually)...
Forum: General Knitting 08-18-2008, 01:27 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,924
Posted By MaleKnitter
Thank you, I have decided to go with a tweedy...

Thank you,
I have decided to go with a tweedy gray OR just plain undyed yarn. I will have to see what my options are when I get to my LYS.
Forum: General Knitting 08-16-2008, 02:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,924
Posted By MaleKnitter
Manly Scarf???

Hello everone,
I am just wondering about how to make a scarf look manly. I really like cables, so I want to make a scarf with cables, but what color should I use to make one that doesn't look to...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 08-16-2008, 01:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,017
Posted By MaleKnitter
I HAVE SOME!!! yup, knitpicks shinesport...

I HAVE SOME!!!
yup, knitpicks shinesport aquamarine
just pm me and I will help you with whatever you need
Forum: How-to Questions 07-28-2008, 08:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 835
Posted By MaleKnitter
yes, great knitters are good at fixing mistakes....

yes, great knitters are good at fixing mistakes. I have dropped a stitch 11 stitches down, I just worked to the offending stitch, put some point protecters on the needles and started...
Forum: The Lounge 07-22-2008, 02:13 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,497
Posted By MaleKnitter
It's a scary snake. That's what it is. It should...

It's a scary snake. That's what it is. It should be killed... ewwwww sorry, I am just terrified of snakes.
Forum: General Knitting 07-17-2008, 03:43 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,244
Posted By MaleKnitter
yes, I also can't stand making icords. they are...

yes, I also can't stand making icords.
they are just so time consuming. usually, when told to make an icord, I will just crochet it instead. A chain of the desired length followed by a row of single...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-01-2008, 01:20 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,383
Posted By MaleKnitter
wow, the stitches are so even and perfect...

wow, the stitches are so even and perfect looking. Good job. I love the color, and I bet it's soft.
Forum: Pattern Central 06-29-2008, 02:22 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,002
Posted By MaleKnitter
I bought this book today just because I knew that...

I bought this book today just because I knew that you needed help.
I am more than happy to help you with anything you need. I have the book next to me now (I just bought it a few hours ago and I am...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 06-26-2008, 02:21 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 870
Posted By MaleKnitter
I am a tiny bit confused here. Do you want...

I am a tiny bit confused here. Do you want crochet hooks?
I guess an afghan hook might be qualified as a needle.
But I would like to know what you want.
Are there any brands in particular that you...
Forum: Pattern Central 06-26-2008, 02:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,543
Posted By MaleKnitter
try this C4B=slip 2 stitches onto cable needle...

try this

C4B=slip 2 stitches onto cable needle and hold in BACK of work, k2 from left needle, k2 from cable needle

T4F=slip 2 stitches onto cable needle and hold in FRONT of work, p2 from left...
Forum: General Knitting 06-26-2008, 12:40 AM
Replies: 69
Views: 8,724
Posted By MaleKnitter
yes, plastic needles would be good. I would opt...

yes, plastic needles would be good. I would opt for bamboo ones. I think, as long as they are not evil-metal-stabby-thingies then they are allowed.
I would also go for a circular needle rather than a...
Forum: Crochet! 06-24-2008, 04:55 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,493
Posted By MaleKnitter
I have never met a crocheter who held the yarn in...

I have never met a crocheter who held the yarn in the same hand as their hook. That must be very slow.
I am a continental knitter, and I hold the yarn the same way when I crochet as when I knit. And...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 06-24-2008, 03:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,269
Posted By MaleKnitter
my walmart sells BOYE 29" Size 15 circulars. You...

my walmart sells BOYE 29" Size 15 circulars. You could get some there...?
just make sure you dip the plastic cable into hot (or boiling) water to loosen it up

I'm sorry to hear about your friend's...
Forum: Pattern Central 06-23-2008, 01:41 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 6,355
Posted By MaleKnitter
it looks like it has cables on it seperated by...

it looks like it has cables on it seperated by seed stitch with a garter stitch border and k2,p2 ribbing on both ends, but it's so far away, I can hardly tell, I could be completely wrong.

but I...
Forum: Pattern Central 06-22-2008, 02:25 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 885
Posted By MaleKnitter
this is not a difficult problem at all Seed...

this is not a difficult problem at all

Seed stitch=(right side)K1,P1
(wrong side) knit purl stitches, purl knit stitches

Stockinette stitch=(right side) knit
...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-22-2008, 01:32 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 6,939
Posted By MaleKnitter
yes, I only use circular needles. you can make...

yes, I only use circular needles.
you can make anything with a long circular needle
I don't like single pointed needles because the stitches slip off, and you have to scrunch up the yarn and it's so...
Forum: General Knitting 06-17-2008, 02:45 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,441
Posted By MaleKnitter
I only ever use circular needles (and...

I only ever use circular needles (and occasionally I use DPNs). You can do anything with a long, circular needle. I don't like straight needles, because it's so easy to lose a needle (with circular...
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