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Forum: General Knitting 07-02-2016, 07:02 PM
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Posted By davina1
Breaking yarn

Im knitting a shawl (mairi shawl pattern.pdf) found on www.ravelry.com. I'm using Cascade Heritage Solids yarn from my stash; size 8 Ghiagoo stainless steel needles.

The problem is that my yarn...
Forum: General Knitting 06-06-2016, 04:00 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 713
Posted By davina1
Thanks, it sounds exactly like what I need....

Thanks, it sounds exactly like what I need. They're out of stock currently; I registered to get an email when the pamphlet becomes available.
Forum: General Knitting 05-26-2016, 08:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 7,019
Posted By davina1
I have carpel tunnel and the Bryspun needles...

I have carpel tunnel and the Bryspun needles aggravate my wrist also. Try the Giagoo, Red Lace (I might have spelled this wrong). They're expensive, but no pain for me and their circular needle do...
Forum: General Knitting 05-26-2016, 08:14 PM
Replies: 106
Views: 89,246
Posted By davina1
This is a great list and I love your FROG icon. ...

This is a great list and I love your FROG icon. It really expresses how I feel when I have to FROG. But can you please tell me what is a KAL?
Forum: General Knitting 05-26-2016, 07:53 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,605
Posted By davina1
Jan, buying in sets is such a great idea! I had...

Jan, buying in sets is such a great idea! I had bought about 20 needles over the years before I realized they came in sets. Now that I have discovered Giagoo needles, I wish I could sell or trade...
Forum: General Knitting 05-26-2016, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 713
Posted By davina1
No More Shopping!

Whenever I want to start I project, I end up having to purchase more yarn, different yarn, or different needles because what I have on-hand won't get me the guage I need for the project I want to...
Forum: Pattern Central 05-23-2016, 05:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 305
Posted By davina1
Felted slippers, Bulky yarn

I'm looking for a pattern for women's felted booties or slippers knitted with bulky yarn. I found one pattern for Duff slippers, but the pattern is archived (unavailable). Can someone pls help.
Forum: Pattern Central 03-09-2016, 02:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 648
Posted By davina1
Help with Winter Sunrise hat pattern

I knitting the Winter Sunrise hat pattern from Ravelry
(http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/winter-sunrise-hat) and I'm baffled because it says to cast on 144 stitches. This sounds like a lot...
Forum: How-to Questions 09-27-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 470
Posted By davina1
Misshappen sweater

Help!

I washed this sweater and now one side is longer than the other. How can I reshape (block?) it? I used acrylic yarn if that makes any difference.
Forum: How-to Questions 07-30-2015, 02:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 616
Posted By davina1
Thanks Salmonmac, I'm so glad you have done this...

Thanks Salmonmac,
I'm so glad you have done this sweater before. I was doing so well up to this point!

If I understand you correctly, I am going to bring the right and left needles together [in...
Forum: How-to Questions 07-30-2015, 01:05 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 616
Posted By davina1
starting sleeves in a top down baby sweater

I'm knitting the Autumn Leaves pattern by Nikki Van De Car. R1 under the Sleeves section reads: "k1, p1,k1,p15. Slip next 36 sts onto a stitch holder, p43...." How do I purl the next 43 stitches...
Forum: How-to Questions 08-31-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 532
Posted By davina1
Need help with Tempting pattern (Knitty.com, 2004)

This is my first knitted top. It's worked from the bottom up in 2X2 rib stitch and has off the shoulder sleeves. I'm using circular needles. I am at the part just before I add the sleeves and I...
Forum: How-to Questions 07-01-2014, 01:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 635
Posted By davina1
How to seperate front and back on circular needles

I'm knitting my first adult project, the Fixation Tank that I found on Ravelry.com.

The pattern is knit from the bottom-up. After you knit for 14 inches, the pattern says: "Seperate for front and...
Forum: How-to Questions 11-14-2012, 05:33 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,509
Posted By davina1
How do I read a knitting gauge?

I'm starting a new project and i'm trying to be good and determing my stitches per inch before I start knitting.

So, I bought this Boye knitting gauge with holes to determine your needle size, some...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-11-2012, 06:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,070
Posted By davina1
Ok, pls forgive my typo in the first post. I...

Ok, pls forgive my typo in the first post. I have total 64 sts.

I have slipped the 16 sts from the right hand needle onto the new dpn. This leaves me with 5 sts remaining on the right hand needle....
Forum: How-to Questions 10-11-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,070
Posted By davina1
Thanks Salmonmac, I'm using dpn. The last rnd...

Thanks Salmonmac,

I'm using dpn. The last rnd was 21 sts. I have 21 sts on the first needle. 21 on the second needle, and 22 on the third needle. Total 64 sts before I begin making the heel. ...
Forum: How-to Questions 10-10-2012, 05:56 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,070
Posted By davina1
Smile beginning the heel of a top down sock

This is my first time knitting socks and the directions for the heel are confusing. Can someone translate into English. I'm using a Patons pattern #500861 page 27. The directions say:

"Make...
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