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Forum: How-to Questions 06-22-2014, 09:12 PM
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Question How would you knit this? Jumping Bunny

I stumbled across these bunnies and LOVE them. I just want to knit them up! But I don't even know where to start. I can't find a similar pattern really. If you were going to create a pattern by...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-25-2010, 08:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 761
Posted By nimble fingers
tips for increasing speed with continental knitting

hi - i've been knitting english style for over 20 years, and decided to give continental a whirl. it was a little awkward at first, but it's feeling more comfortable. i'm still practicing and...
Forum: General Knitting 07-17-2008, 10:57 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,502
Posted By nimble fingers
thanks! i hate seaming so i think i'd rather do...

thanks! i hate seaming so i think i'd rather do all 4 sides at once. i just didn't know if that was physically possible.
Forum: General Knitting 07-17-2008, 10:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,502
Posted By nimble fingers
I have a question relevant to adding a ruffle...

I have a question relevant to adding a ruffle around a blanket like this. if it's a square blanket and I want to pick up stitches to add a ruffle, do you pick up sts and knit the ruffle on all 4...
Forum: How-to Questions 07-07-2008, 10:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,674
Posted By nimble fingers
the pattern is actually worked in rows flat and...

the pattern is actually worked in rows flat and then seamed. i'm doing a conversion to make it in the round - however the problem of what to do with the pattern when I don't have enough stitches...
Forum: How-to Questions 07-07-2008, 09:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,674
Posted By nimble fingers
both ends.

both ends.
Forum: How-to Questions 07-07-2008, 04:06 PM
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Views: 1,674
Posted By nimble fingers
how to maintain pattern while decreasing stitches

so, i'm knitting this pair of vintage stockings.
http://www.vintagepurls.net.nz/Downloads/StitchcraftLaceStockings.pdf

so, it says to cast on 111 stitches, and the first 10 rows are worked in...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-25-2008, 01:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 927
Posted By nimble fingers
so, i'm still struggling with this pattern. I've...

so, i'm still struggling with this pattern. I've divided up the instructions into 3 main sections (and i'm guessing here trying to make sense of this thing).

section 1 - knit from right front...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-20-2008, 07:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 927
Posted By nimble fingers
hmmm...so, pick up the stitches at the neck...

hmmm...so, pick up the stitches at the neck shaping? meaning on the front panel where the decreases start (near the chest area)?
Forum: How-to Questions 04-20-2008, 06:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 927
Posted By nimble fingers
knitting the collar on a bathrobe

so, i am making the bathrobe from sexy little knits and have successfully knit all of my pieces and seamed them together. so far all stitches have been bound off (no live stitches).. now, i'm trying...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-26-2007, 11:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 719
Posted By nimble fingers
understanding a british vintage pattern - PIB

hi - so, i've never done fair isle before and thought i would give it a shot with this pattern (http://knitting-and.com/wiki/Golden_Poplar_T-Shirt_%28Vintage%29) for the design below. i wanted to...
Forum: Pattern Central 10-19-2007, 12:48 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 120,028
Posted By nimble fingers
grrr...lion washcloth...

grrr...lion washcloth (http://www.knitty.com/ISSUEsummer07/PATTgrrr.html)
Forum: How-to Questions 10-18-2007, 04:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 962
Posted By nimble fingers
thanks for the help! Jan in CA: that is the...

thanks for the help!
Jan in CA: that is the actual pattern; just trying to understand it.

krazy4kats: great! thanks....so, basically i'm knitting a stitch, dropping it and unraveling it 4 stitches...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-17-2007, 05:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 962
Posted By nimble fingers
pattern help: vertical scrunching

hi - i'm making this hat, but am having a little bit of a hard time how to make these "vertical scrunches" which create the bobbles.

http://www.craftzine.com/blog/lilly_hat.jpg

so, you do a little...
Forum: Pattern Central 10-07-2007, 11:51 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 728
Posted By nimble fingers
looking for striped crewneck sweater pattern

i saw this sweater in a store and absolutely love it and want to knit it. it seems pretty basic, yet i can't seem to find a pattern for it? my sweater making skills are pretty limited, otherwise,...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-16-2007, 09:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,278
Posted By nimble fingers
well that was easy! guess i need to trust my...

well that was easy! guess i need to trust my instincts.
thanks so much!
Forum: How-to Questions 04-16-2007, 09:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 2,278
Posted By nimble fingers
place marker at beginning of row?

Hi - so, I'm working on a robe, which is knitting in rectangular panels (1 back piece, 2 front panels, 2 arm pieces), then seamed together. currently, i'm working on the back panel knitting on...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-03-2006, 05:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,106
Posted By nimble fingers
i just finished these and I struggled with this...

i just finished these and I struggled with this internally for a little while before figuring out which way to knit it. basically, with knitting in the round, based on the way you hold your...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-02-2006, 11:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,702
Posted By nimble fingers
perfect - thanks. i think i've got it!

perfect - thanks. i think i've got it!
Forum: How-to Questions 12-02-2006, 11:32 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,702
Posted By nimble fingers
so, i think the pattern doesn't call it this, but...

so, i think the pattern doesn't call it this, but the description here:
http://www.knittinghelp.com/knitting/basic_techniques/increase.php

looks like the moss stitch is the closest thing to this...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-02-2006, 11:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,702
Posted By nimble fingers
K1, P1 into each stitch?

hi - so i'm using a pattern where one row says to K2tog for the entire row, then the next row is to K1, P1 into each stitch all the way across the row. Since the first row decreased the total number...
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