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Forum: Pattern Central 11-15-2006, 11:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,160
Posted By kewsew
That's it! I have been looking for a pattern for...

That's it! I have been looking for a pattern for that "flat cap" for a while :pout: . I want one I can felt... anyone have any suggestions??

Karen W.
Forum: How-to Questions 08-15-2006, 03:22 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,333
Posted By kewsew
Noro Kureyon

WEBS http://yarn.com/ has Kureyon Overstock on sale for really good prices :yay: . It's the cheapest I've seen in a while. They also have Silk Garden on sale - both yarns felt wonderfully! Also,...
Forum: Pattern Central 07-28-2006, 10:51 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,283
Posted By kewsew
Julie - That 2nd link is perfect... I can use the...

Julie - That 2nd link is perfect... I can use the pocket technique from the Wallaby to do the front pocket . The only thiing is that it's not done on circulars.... Anyone have some tiips on how to...
Forum: Pattern Central 07-28-2006, 03:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,283
Posted By kewsew
Sweatshirt type sweater at 3 1/2 to the inch

I have just fallen heir to some Lorna's Laces superwash :happydance: that knits up at 3 1/2 stitches to the inch. I have about 1100 yards. I want to make a sweater that resembles the Wallaby -...
Forum: General Knitting 07-07-2006, 12:19 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,424
Posted By kewsew
I wish I could!!!! But I'm helping to put...

I wish I could!!!! But I'm helping to put together the 3rd Annual Disability Pride Parade in Chicago on July 22nd. It's going to be a blast!...but it's a lot of work... I'd love to do it...
Forum: General Knitting 07-06-2006, 11:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,424
Posted By kewsew
Thank you both for the input....I think I will...

Thank you both for the input....I think I will order one color and see how it goes. People who ordered the hemp yarn should be receiving it in the next few days... let us know how it feels and how...
Forum: General Knitting 07-05-2006, 11:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,424
Posted By kewsew
Hemp yarn at Elann

I am looking for yarn to make several simple summer shells. I used "search" on this site and came up with 57 hits, but I can't quite find what I am looking for. Has anyone used this particular...
Forum: General Knitting 05-31-2006, 12:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,423
Posted By kewsew
figure 8 cast on for toe-ups

I also had a horrible time doing the figure-8 cast on . Finally I found the instructions and pictures in Anna Zilboorg's Magnificent Mittens. It might be worth it to take a look at a copy in the...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 05-26-2006, 05:41 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,522
Posted By kewsew
ISO Magnificent Mittens

I love this book by Anna Zilboorg! Unfortunately, it has disappeared :crying: in last year's move from house to apartment...If anyone has a copy that they would part with, I would buy or...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-26-2006, 10:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,018
Posted By kewsew
Thanks for the help , Ingrid :inlove: That ...

Thanks for the help , Ingrid :inlove: That worked out perfectly! As for the short rows, I just went through and did them in stockinette - for some reason, the seed stitch was confusing me. Now I...
Forum: How-to Questions 02-21-2006, 12:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,018
Posted By kewsew
Help with Ear Mitts

I have done short rows before, but can't seem to wrap my head around this pattern :?? . Any ideas? Here is a link to the pattern. http://www.p2designs.com/pdfs/ptn-EarMitts.pdf

And I can already...
Forum: How-to Questions 09-21-2005, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,120
Posted By kewsew
Purse String Technique

I would think :thinking: it means for you to take the original tail from the first segment and thread it on a needle and then sew in and out around the hole in the center and pull. That should...
Forum: Buy/Sell/Swap 09-02-2005, 12:26 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,917
Posted By kewsew
KNITTERS Winter 2003 - Edited for Confusion!

I don't believe that I originally posted this as Interweave Knits rather than KNITTERS :oops: ..... Do you see now why I may have trouble making gloves ? :roflhard:

I meant ...

Does anyone...
Forum: Pattern Central 08-25-2005, 06:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,151
Posted By kewsew
Easy Newsboy's Cap

I don't know if you've seen this :thinking: But I've had a lot of success with this pattern generator for a newsboy's cap.
http://www.thedietdiary.com/knittingfiend/Hats/HKNewsBoy.html

Karen W.
Forum: Pattern Central 08-24-2005, 11:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,643
Posted By kewsew
Felted Mittens

When I do felted mittens, I do the cuff in regular UN-FELTED ribbing. I makes the mitten fit better and allows for some variation in size if it is a gift. I used cotton yarn or string about the...
Forum: General Knitting 08-13-2005, 10:39 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,437
Posted By kewsew
Homemade circulars

I have been working on this problem for a while and just can't seem to get it! :wall: How exactly did you do the smooth connection between the needle and the weed wacker cord? What am I...
Forum: General Knitting 07-06-2005, 10:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,029
Posted By kewsew
Felted Wool Balls

Just a question -- Why won't this work with yarn? :?? When I was making flowers, included in the pattern were instructions for making wool beads out of yarn. You knit a little rounded cover and...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-23-2005, 11:11 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,366
Posted By kewsew
They are light in your hands and the stitches...

They are light in your hands and the stitches just fly!. They don't cling to the yarn and I've never used circulars that were so flexible and where the join was as smooth. I've knitted this sweater...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-23-2005, 06:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,366
Posted By kewsew
Making circular needles

I'll try anything once...or twice. :roflhard: I ran across this on crafster:
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=6638.0

Then I asked a question of my...
Forum: Pattern Central 06-22-2005, 02:29 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,991
Posted By kewsew
Felted Flowers

Try this:
http://www.knittersreview.com/forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=26391

and this - ( under flowers)
http://www.knittingpatterncentral.com/

I've been knitting felted flowers madly :XX: for several...
Forum: General Knitting 06-17-2005, 04:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,207
Posted By kewsew
I spray my lighter colored bags with a fabric...

I spray my lighter colored bags with a fabric guard product that is used on furniture. It helps delay the inevitable! :D

Karen W.
Forum: How-to Questions 05-19-2005, 11:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 994
Posted By kewsew
Thank you! The jogless jog technique worked...

Thank you! The jogless jog technique worked really well! :happydance:

Karen W
Forum: How-to Questions 05-19-2005, 08:04 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 994
Posted By kewsew
Need help aligning stripes

I have started my second felted bag and everything is going just great....Except, I can't seem to get the stripes to line up perfectly. :frog: My first bag was all one yarn color. I want to use...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-17-2005, 05:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,026
Posted By kewsew
Knitting Blasphemy

http://www.blueskyalpacas.com/freepatterns/crochetedrug.html

At Blue Sky Alpacas there is a free pattern for a crocheted rug that is your circle all grown up... maybe that will help

Good Luck...
Forum: General Knitting 05-08-2005, 09:09 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,154
Posted By kewsew
Wooly Embellishments - 2 Old Bags Pattern - Help!

I've been struggling with these patterns for felted flowers for almost a month and I am about to throw the whole thing out the window! I am having no luck in creating anything like the picture of the...
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