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Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 10-13-2007, 11:56 PM
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Posted By purlgrrl
Thanks. I was there, but they are backordered on...

Thanks. I was there, but they are backordered on the lovely Harmony sock dpn's right now! *pout*
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 10-13-2007, 10:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,295
Posted By purlgrrl
ISO Sock Yarn and Wooden Sock DPNs

I want to get started with socks! Just want a skein or two of sock yarn, self-striping would be cool, solid good too - basic neutral colors - and some sock DPNs.
Forum: Knitters Knear You 09-23-2007, 09:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,577
Posted By purlgrrl
Vermont knitter here! I'm up in the Northeast...

Vermont knitter here! I'm up in the Northeast Kingdom, kinda far from you ladies. I live in Stannard - a teensy town, one of the smallest, up on a mountain at 1800 ft elevation.
Forum: General Knitting 09-23-2007, 09:25 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 710
Posted By purlgrrl
What to make with 6 skeins of Burly Spun?

So I bought 5-6 (I think 6 tho) skeins of Burly Spun in Charcoal Heather to make EZ's Hurry Up Last Minute Sweater from the Knitter's Almanac (December) for dh for Christmas. I tried to make it a...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 09-17-2007, 08:26 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 900
Posted By purlgrrl
Sold..Boye Needlemaster Set - Vintage!

*THE SET HAS BEEN SOLD, THANKS*

Hi all,

I haven't been here in a while but - I'm back. :knitting:Happy to be back to knitting. Not sure if anyone remembers me, I was not a huge poster but read here...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-27-2005, 10:20 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,129
Posted By purlgrrl
Great! Thank you. I had a horrible experience of...

Great! Thank you. I had a horrible experience of vertigo and nausea last night. Ugh. Had to sit and think about my sweater instead of knitting it. I think it's an inner ear thing from this bad cold I...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-26-2005, 10:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,129
Posted By purlgrrl
Q abt joining body and sleeves on one needle for EZ sweater

So I'm knitting EZ's Hurry Up Last Minute Sweater from Knitter's Almanac, December.

She says to unite body and sleeves on one needle with some stitches set aside on pieces of yarn for the...
Forum: General Knitting 12-26-2005, 09:21 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 830
Posted By purlgrrl
FYI, Denise sets are going up in price on January 1

Just got an email from an ebay seller telling me this...they have a store and sell Denise needles and said that the MSRP (set by the company) is going up on January 1st.

Thought I'd let everyone...
Forum: General Knitting 12-24-2005, 05:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,793
Posted By purlgrrl
I think everyone's different. The key is to make...

I think everyone's different. The key is to make sure you get gauge, and the needle size you use is not all that important.

A month or so ago I was wondering the same thing. For a pattern/yarn that...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 12-22-2005, 10:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,524
Posted By purlgrrl
Cool, Carol, I emailed you! :D

Cool, Carol, I emailed you! :D
Forum: General Knitting 12-20-2005, 08:53 AM
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Posted By purlgrrl
I'm knitting an entire sweater out of it Kelly ...

I'm knitting an entire sweater out of it Kelly :shock: and actually it softens up quite nicely with washing. It's not the softest thing in the world but seems solid and sturdy. I think it's fine for...
Forum: General Knitting 12-19-2005, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,310
Posted By purlgrrl
Oh, I'm just totally frustrated...I was trying to...

Oh, I'm just totally frustrated...I was trying to knit a hat and mitts for my baby cousin. First the hat came out too big. Then I ran out of yarn in the middle of the second mitten (the one I kept...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 12-19-2005, 08:30 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,524
Posted By purlgrrl
Are they the same needles though as the regular...

Are they the same needles though as the regular Needle Master set? If they are, you could buy them at Hobby Lobby and I think AC Moore (I don't have either of these stores nearby but I think they...
Forum: General Knitting 12-19-2005, 07:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,310
Posted By purlgrrl
It was a dropped stitch. :rollseyes: Thanks. I...

It was a dropped stitch. :rollseyes: Thanks. I haven't had the bunching problem but apparently I have difficulty not having the stitches fall off the end of the nonworking needle.
Forum: General Knitting 12-18-2005, 10:16 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,310
Posted By purlgrrl
Sm diameter knitting w/2 circs: laddering problem!

So I am using the two circulars method of knitting some little mitts for my newborn cousin (sooo cute!). And I'm finding that I'm getting laddering of the stitches where the stitches switch from one...
Forum: General Knitting 12-16-2005, 12:44 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,263
Posted By purlgrrl
Okay so how about self-warming needles (ie they...

Okay so how about

self-warming needles (ie they actually have a heater in them)
magnetic therapy needles (have magnets in them to alleviate arthritis WHILE you knit!) - only would they stick...
Forum: General Knitting 12-15-2005, 09:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,004
Posted By purlgrrl
This all helps; thanks!!

This all helps; thanks!!
Forum: General Knitting 12-14-2005, 06:37 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,004
Posted By purlgrrl
Finished hat size for a four month old??? AKA Help!

Christmas gift panic!!!

Soooo I am 3/4s of the way through knitting a simple rolled-brim hat with icord top out of Moda Dea Cutesie for my cute little cousin who is four months old.

I made the 6-18...
Forum: General Knitting 12-14-2005, 08:36 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 5,359
Posted By purlgrrl
Here's a great page on it too, talks about using...

Here's a great page on it too, talks about using tamarindo KA to tone down colors, and just great info overall:

http://lusciousgracious.com/koolaid.htm

I'm ordering some Bartlett Fisherman's...
Forum: General Knitting 12-14-2005, 08:32 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,718
Posted By purlgrrl
Angela, are you in massage school?? I'm a...

Angela, are you in massage school??

I'm a licensed massage therapist and just loved the year of school (part time) that encompassed my basic training. It's awesome. If you ever have any questions or...
Forum: General Knitting 12-14-2005, 08:27 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,809
Posted By purlgrrl
Congratulations!! Enjoy them. I'm so in love with...

Congratulations!! Enjoy them. I'm so in love with mine that I am also resisting a second set. ;) I love doing multiple projects or things like two sleeves of a sweater at once.
Forum: General Knitting 12-13-2005, 06:40 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 621
Posted By purlgrrl
If you had to pick: Boyes or Silverados?

I'm obsessing...LOL...and have used Boyes but not Silverados. I'm not terribly picky but was wondering what the Silverados are like...

Gotta run and let dh use the computer.
Forum: General Knitting 12-12-2005, 01:41 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,871
Posted By purlgrrl
Well I had my son home from school until 10...

Well I had my son home from school until 10 because his OT was supposed to come (occupational therapist). She didn't show :thinking: but he wasn't feeling 100% so we just relaxed together and then...
Forum: General Knitting 12-12-2005, 10:01 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,110
Posted By purlgrrl
I would think so. I have no idea what my ebay...

I would think so. I have no idea what my ebay address is. It is probably my old address. They were shipped to my confirmed Paypal address. This is usually done b/c that is where your credit card bill...
Forum: General Knitting 12-12-2005, 09:53 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,156
Posted By purlgrrl
Thanks Ingrid! That would be awesome. We have...

Thanks Ingrid! That would be awesome. We have never farmed so we know we are entering a steep learning curve, but don't plan to do much besides low-maintenance animals and I have heard alpacas are...
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