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Forum: How-to Questions 11-25-2006, 11:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,211
Posted By fitcook
Scarf

Aha! I knew it was only simple increases and decreases, but I couldn't visualize it (I am a beginner knitter.) So, I just sat down and drew out a diagram and realized what these two responses...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-25-2006, 11:09 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,211
Posted By fitcook
Anthropologie "V" tip scarf

Took a second look and it is also the same as the Drag Race scarf. Knitted lengthwise, K2P2 rib, neat tied fringe at end.
Forum: How-to Questions 11-25-2006, 11:05 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,211
Posted By fitcook
Anthropologie "V" tip scarf

Yes, it is the Bella Italia scarf on page 1. I have already purchased some gorgeous alpaca yarns and a nice metallic to pull with it. The fun fringe tie at the end I can figure out, too. I just...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-24-2006, 11:52 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,211
Posted By fitcook
Help to create v-scarf pattern

Saw a ridiculously high-priced scarf ($80!) at Anthropologie and promised to make it for my daughter. It was knitted lengthwise in three colors, K2 P2 rib, but each end is a "V". I can knit it...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-24-2005, 11:22 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,809
Posted By fitcook
Help w/twisting double yarn prob

I am pulling two strands of the same wool (from two different balls) and knitting a purse in the round. The hanks were wound into center pull balls at the LYS. I am pulling the yarn from the center...
Forum: General Knitting 03-22-2005, 12:37 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,795
Posted By fitcook
Just an update. I finally decided to go ahead...

Just an update. I finally decided to go ahead and get an easy-to-enter database for my needles, yarn, etc. I kept thinking I would do it on my own, but I was having trouble getting motivated and...
Forum: General Knitting 03-19-2005, 03:11 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,152
Posted By fitcook
Yes, I was able to get my local library to...

Yes, I was able to get my local library to purchase the book (I am waiting my turn to get it) and there is also a sequel called " Knitting Over the Edge" that is soon to be released. I haven't seen...
Forum: General Knitting 03-15-2005, 12:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,795
Posted By fitcook
The software is called "Knitable" and "Countable"...

The software is called "Knitable" and "Countable" and there is also a PDA version of "E-Knit Cards." I have the trial versions of all of them (I am not sure if there are still trial versions...
Forum: General Knitting 03-14-2005, 09:42 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 833
Posted By fitcook
I am thinking the same thing, but if anyone else...

I am thinking the same thing, but if anyone else knows better, please let me know. Thanks for the response!
Forum: General Knitting 03-14-2005, 06:25 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 833
Posted By fitcook
Quick Grafting Question

I am making a button loop on my soon-to-be-felted bag. There are six live stitches on the bag edge: three to make i-cord, and three to attach the finished i-cord to the bag. But here's my q: the...
Forum: General Knitting 03-11-2005, 03:25 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,551
Posted By fitcook
Scarf Style by Pam Allen is great. Good...

Scarf Style by Pam Allen is great. Good techniques to learn in the scarf environment that can later be applied to more sophisticated garmets. Offers a really cool twisty, spiral scarf pattern and...
Forum: General Knitting 03-11-2005, 03:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,514
Posted By fitcook
I am almost finished knitting a large, hobo-like...

I am almost finished knitting a large, hobo-like bag that I am going to felt. I am using Lana Grossa Colore yarn :heart: , and it has been a total joy to knit with. The colors are gorgeous, and...
Forum: General Knitting 03-11-2005, 02:55 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,564
Posted By fitcook
Crochet pattern up now at lionbrand.com. Yes, I...

Crochet pattern up now at lionbrand.com. Yes, I read they are announcing a knitting pattern next week. I do a lot of crocheting also, so it is nice to be able to get started right away on some...
Forum: General Knitting 03-09-2005, 05:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,241
Posted By fitcook
Amy has a video on Magic Loop knitting here on...

Amy has a video on Magic Loop knitting here on this site. It is under Advanced Techniques, Small Diameter Circular Knitting. It looks interesting. I am hoping to try it on socks sometime in the...
Forum: General Knitting 03-08-2005, 08:25 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,564
Posted By fitcook
OK. I did a little sleuthing and found a photo...

OK. I did a little sleuthing and found a photo of the poncho and some articles about its popularity. It seems that it is crocheted, not knit, as first reported. Also, some are guessing it is out...
Forum: General Knitting 03-08-2005, 08:02 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,564
Posted By fitcook
Oh my goodness. I am glad you are all so nice. ...

Oh my goodness. I am glad you are all so nice. I had no idea that the topic could have been a hotbed of dissension. I agree, that all seems so silly. It IS just about the poncho.

Does anyone...
Forum: General Knitting 03-08-2005, 12:25 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,564
Posted By fitcook
Thanks for the feedback. I saw the news later...

Thanks for the feedback. I saw the news later that day, and indeed, there was the infamous poncho! I have always been a bit neutral on Martha myself, but I will keep track of her now to get that...
Forum: General Knitting 03-06-2005, 08:18 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 13,564
Posted By fitcook
Martha's Poncho?

Did anyone get a good look at that great-looking poncho Martha Stewart was wearing when she got "sprung"? It was in shades of black and grey (I think) and looked like it had a really neat edging on...
Forum: General Knitting 03-06-2005, 04:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,452
Posted By fitcook
I was on a thread here yesterday and was referred...

I was on a thread here yesterday and was referred by a link to [www.whiteliesdesigns.com] I think you will find some gorgeous items to knit at this site, along with a full range of sizes. The...
Forum: General Knitting 03-06-2005, 04:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,056
Posted By fitcook
Bump :) Anyone have any advice for me on this...

Bump :)

Anyone have any advice for me on this :?:
Forum: General Knitting 03-05-2005, 04:55 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,019
Posted By fitcook
Wow. This is a great site and the designer has...

Wow. This is a great site and the designer has some gorgeous items on there. There are also some videos of news shows she was on, and one of them featured that sweater ("Fashion Show" video). She...
Forum: General Knitting 03-05-2005, 04:34 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 864
Posted By fitcook
I think this is a common problem amongst new...

I think this is a common problem amongst new knitters. I have read several threads here where others have complained of the same "loose" look. I believe that if you knit the last stitch of the row...
Forum: General Knitting 03-05-2005, 04:23 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,056
Posted By fitcook
Help on "ridge" of picked up stitches

I am making a felted bag out of beautiful Lana Grossa Colore yarn. It is sort of a hobo-shaped bag; I got the pattern when I purchased the yarn from a shop at a Stitches event, but the pattern...
Forum: General Knitting 02-16-2005, 05:52 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,595
Posted By fitcook
I love my PDA and almost never use paper for...

I love my PDA and almost never use paper for anything anymore, including knitting. Check out this article and links for software to download. "Countable" is only an inexpensive $5.95, and can do...
Forum: General Knitting 02-06-2005, 02:40 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,698
Posted By fitcook
Windows XP user? If so, in My Pictures folder,...

Windows XP user? If so, in My Pictures folder, right click on the image you want to send via e-mail. Don't open it by doubleclicking first. Click on Send, then Mail Recipient, and then a pop-up...
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