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Forum: How-to Questions 06-25-2008, 02:25 AM
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Hi Diane - Don't know if you've progressed on,...

Hi Diane - Don't know if you've progressed on, but to answer your other question in your post, after you finish the joining row, you continue on with a purl row on WS, knit row on RS, etc., since you...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-24-2008, 10:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 979
Posted By krazy4kats
I may try it for a friend of mine. It's cute and...

I may try it for a friend of mine. It's cute and looks fast and easy.

I kind of picture it like this, only with a point by the forehead instead of straight across:
Forum: How-to Questions 01-24-2008, 10:44 PM
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Views: 979
Posted By krazy4kats
You would still have to work flat for the first...

You would still have to work flat for the first part until after the lace pattern and the 4 1/2" of stockinette is completed (if you read further you are only supposed to seam up the area with the...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-23-2008, 12:17 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 583
Posted By krazy4kats
Because a leopard print is already so busy, I...

Because a leopard print is already so busy, I would consider doing the afghan in a solid color, probably black or a matching beige tone.

If it's not a surprise (and it sounds like she knows about it...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-22-2008, 11:45 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,069
Posted By krazy4kats
The "make ringlet" is the p2, slide back to left...

The "make ringlet" is the p2, slide back to left needle..." part, so would use 2 stitches only. Can you tell us how many you cast on and the instructions for that row?
Forum: How-to Questions 01-22-2008, 07:03 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 4,094
Posted By krazy4kats
Which is kind of what the pattern says, but as...

Which is kind of what the pattern says, but as khaosx5 clarified (and the pattern explains in the Abbreviations section), "yf" is bringing the yarn to the front of the work, not necessarily the front...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-12-2008, 01:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,488
Posted By krazy4kats
Yes. But I think Sue has a great idea with...

Yes. But I think Sue has a great idea with looping the ladder yarn around the left needle 2 x. Then you can knit as usual into the front of the first loop, bind that off and then knit into the back...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-12-2008, 04:28 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,455
Posted By krazy4kats
Oh, yes, that's different than the other one I...

Oh, yes, that's different than the other one I had seen.

As RoseFairy wrote, slip wyib on rows 3 and 7. I tend to follow what I think is a general kind of rule of slipping with your yarn wherever...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-12-2008, 01:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,534
Posted By krazy4kats
It's kind of like a bobble, Sue, you do your 5...

It's kind of like a bobble, Sue, you do your 5 (or whatever) st in one st, but then you keep going on that same row (not turning back and forth on the same 5 st like bobbles). Then on the return row...
Forum: How-to Questions 01-12-2008, 01:14 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,455
Posted By krazy4kats
There's another Speckled Rib Stitch, too, I think...

There's another Speckled Rib Stitch, too, I think it's a slipped stitch pattern. It looks very similar to the Bunny Hop Socks Ingrid posted above.
Forum: How-to Questions 01-11-2008, 11:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,488
Posted By krazy4kats
I was just playing with this, after I found this...

I was just playing with this, after I found this clarification: Drop next stitch off the needle and let it unravel all the way down to cast on edge. Lift up resulting ladder from front to back with...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-25-2007, 12:13 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 4,824
Posted By krazy4kats
A "twisted skein" is usually called a hank, and...

A "twisted skein" is usually called a hank, and it definitely has to be wound into a ball, otherwise it will get really tangled.

The pull skeins, which kind of look like a little loaf, can be used...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-23-2007, 01:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 803
Posted By krazy4kats
Any piece really has a RS and a WS, whether...

Any piece really has a RS and a WS, whether stockinette or not - it's just not as apparent in more reversible pattern stitches. Just because the row is the 1st, it doesn't necessarily HAVE to be the...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-23-2007, 12:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 674
Posted By krazy4kats
If you K25 st, your heel turn will be even -...

If you K25 st, your heel turn will be even - you'll use up 29 st (but have 28 worked st because of your ssk), and that will leave 18 unworked when you turn. You'll then turn and use up 10 st on your...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-14-2007, 05:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 993
Posted By krazy4kats
Here's what you do: - K2, P2 ribbing for 9...

Here's what you do:

- K2, P2 ribbing for 9 rows
- [K2, P2, K6, P2] all the way around for 5 rounds
- Then you do the CB6 round one time, which would be [K2, P2, CB6, P2], all the way around
- [K2,...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-14-2007, 04:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 993
Posted By krazy4kats
I'm thinking they mean to do your CB6 on those 6...

I'm thinking they mean to do your CB6 on those 6 knit st you have (from the [K2, P2, K6, P2] part).
Forum: How-to Questions 12-14-2007, 03:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 859
Posted By krazy4kats
You can use the tapestry needle and some of the...

You can use the tapestry needle and some of the yarn and do a mattress stitch - there is a video here (http://www.knittinghelp.com/videos/knitting-tips)under Finishing and knitty has an article about...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-14-2007, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 775
Posted By krazy4kats
You can follow the 2 circ directions for ML. If...

You can follow the 2 circ directions for ML. If you were doing a pattern written for 5 DPNs, one needle end of ML would be Needles 1 & 4, the other ML end would be Needles 2 & 3. If you were doing...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-14-2007, 02:11 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 859
Posted By krazy4kats
Yes, you'll only do that increase row once, then...

Yes, you'll only do that increase row once, then you do the 4 rows of stockinette that will be the roll over edge.

The pattern is for one bootie. When you're done binding off, you'll have something...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-14-2007, 02:55 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 775
Posted By krazy4kats
Jan - I think she just adapted it to work on...

Jan - I think she just adapted it to work on ML.

Julie - They want you to center the pattern over the instep and leave all the heel flap st on one needle since you're going back and forth and not in...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-14-2007, 01:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 859
Posted By krazy4kats
You are increasing to get the top wider for the...

You are increasing to get the top wider for the bootie to slip on easier - kfb (knit in the front and the back) increases each st from 1 to 2, so the 14 st you have now should be 28 when you're done...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-14-2007, 01:22 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 710
Posted By krazy4kats
Ditto Redwitch's comment, I think. Is this down...

Ditto Redwitch's comment, I think. Is this down where the cuff part starts?
Forum: How-to Questions 12-11-2007, 03:50 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,794
Posted By krazy4kats
Glad you will not have cold feet, LOL! Good luck...

Glad you will not have cold feet, LOL! Good luck with finishing sock one, moving onto sock two AND your next gazillion pair, since you will surely become addicted!
Forum: How-to Questions 12-09-2007, 01:28 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,794
Posted By krazy4kats
Did you also need help with figuring out the...

Did you also need help with figuring out the pattern wording? If you decide to go by the pattern, you will be doing this:

A decrease round
2 knit rounds
A decrease round
2 knit rounds
A decrease...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-09-2007, 01:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,794
Posted By krazy4kats
I lost my mind and started talking about WS, when...

I lost my mind and started talking about WS, when you will just have RS since you are in the round - perhaps that's part of your confusion - sorry!

"Normally" you would decrease every other round...
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