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Forum: How-to Questions 05-24-2009, 11:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,571
Posted By KnittingNana
I started socks on DPN's, but a lady at a yarn...

I started socks on DPN's, but a lady at a yarn shop in Ohio told me to try the Hiya's & I really like them. I had to switch back to the DPN's when I got to the heel & that's where I am now. Anxious...
Forum: The Lounge 05-11-2009, 05:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,002
Posted By KnittingNana
Oh yea, if we get 3-4 inches of snow in one...

Oh yea, if we get 3-4 inches of snow in one winter it's like a blizzard. :mrgreen:

March 6, 2007 we got about 2" & it was beautiful! Then on the day before Thanksgiving 2007 we got about 4" & it...
Forum: The Lounge 05-11-2009, 05:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 589
Posted By KnittingNana
That was great! Did you watch this one too? So...

That was great! Did you watch this one too? So funny!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S36vvHk0ZTo&feature=related
Forum: How-to Questions 05-10-2009, 10:40 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 689
Posted By KnittingNana
It says........ Bodice Back: Row 1: Bind off 3...

It says........

Bodice Back:

Row 1: Bind off 3 sts, knit across back sts. (Begins armhole)
Row 2: Bind off 3 sts, purl across row. Work back and forth in st st until back measures 4 1/2" from...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-10-2009, 05:20 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 689
Posted By KnittingNana
I can sure see that it would work like that,...

I can sure see that it would work like that, knitting straight instead of in the round! But I wonder how that will work for "wrong side/right side" issues? I wish you could see the pattern and/or I...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 05-10-2009, 05:07 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 24,431
Posted By KnittingNana
Congratulations on the bootie! I'm working on...

Congratulations on the bootie!

I'm working on socks right now. I started one a couple of months ago & got as far as I could until our next Knitting & Crochet Guild meeting. Wouldn't you know,...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-10-2009, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 689
Posted By KnittingNana
Knitting in the round on circs

I'm knitting a dress for my 2 yr old grand-daughter. The pattern only calls for 24" #7 circs, it says nothing about switching to a shorter length. At the arm holes, you divide the front & back, so...
Forum: The Lounge 04-07-2009, 11:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,002
Posted By KnittingNana
Ohio snow

Very pretty! I was in Columbus last week seeing my husband who's working there right now. It was cold during my visit, but I left Sunday & it didn't start snowing until yesterday. Didn't get any snow...
Forum: The Lounge 04-07-2009, 11:51 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 641
Posted By KnittingNana
What an awesome story! Yep, it would definately...

What an awesome story! Yep, it would definately be me in that situation.

A friend had sent me the story earlier & she said "yea, but can she knit on a bus with marching band kids?" because that's...
Forum: General Knitting 04-07-2009, 10:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,817
Posted By KnittingNana
How fun was that? And it's nice to see teenage...

How fun was that? And it's nice to see teenage knitters!
Forum: General Knitting 04-07-2009, 10:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,056
Posted By KnittingNana
I saw these in a yarn shop just last week &...

I saw these in a yarn shop just last week & they're so cute!

http://www.yarnmarket.com/yarn/Pony_Knitting_Needles-Childrens_Knitting_Needles_by_Pony-2714.html

These can be found at Hobby Lobby as...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 04-07-2009, 10:18 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 24,431
Posted By KnittingNana
I'm from Ft Worth too, born & raised there. I'm...

I'm from Ft Worth too, born & raised there. I'm about an hour away from Abilene & oh how I wish there was a yarn shop there! I don't buy the nicer yarns there, but I love the accessories & pattern...
Forum: Knitters Knear You 02-27-2009, 01:49 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 3,193
Posted By KnittingNana
Arlington yarn shop

This list isn't up to date because Sympatico in Bedford closed last year. But they do show one in Arlington, their phone number is on the list........

http://www.dailyknitter.com/shopsTX.html
Forum: The Lounge 11-04-2008, 02:15 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,240
Posted By KnittingNana
We found this costume for our granddaughter at...

We found this costume for our granddaughter at Burlington Coat Factory in Ohio. She's holding the DVD case for her favorite movie, Surf's Up, which was the inspiration for the costume....
Forum: The Lounge 11-04-2008, 01:40 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 799
Posted By KnittingNana
The only place we have from your list is Sonic &...

The only place we have from your list is Sonic & I'll bet they won't give free fountain drinks. Besides, I voted early, so no sticker for me either. :sad:
Forum: The Lounge 10-22-2008, 08:02 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,367
Posted By KnittingNana
My husband worked near Salt Lake a couple of...

My husband worked near Salt Lake a couple of years ago & boy did he ever see snow that winter! Our son & I flew up in January 2006 & we drove up into the mountains & played in it like little kids. We...
Forum: The Lounge 10-19-2008, 10:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 913
Posted By KnittingNana
How pretty! If it looks this bright on the video...

How pretty! If it looks this bright on the video I can only imagine how bright it was in person. Thanks for sharing!
Forum: The Lounge 10-19-2008, 10:39 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,138
Posted By KnittingNana
Welcome from one newbie to another. I'll go along...

Welcome from one newbie to another. I'll go along with all the others about "the kit". Do you have a tote bag? Put your yarn & needles in one to keep everything together in one place. As you add...
Forum: The Lounge 10-19-2008, 10:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,181
Posted By KnittingNana
The pics are great, I'll bet that was fun. Our...

The pics are great, I'll bet that was fun. Our daughter's best friend & her husband got married on Halloween & it was pretty crazy. She'd told everyone to dress up & only a handful of us did. Oh...
Forum: The Lounge 10-19-2008, 10:23 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,118
Posted By KnittingNana
Why do people ask this question????? There's...

Why do people ask this question????? There's gotta be a "here's your sign" answer to this, right?

If she was worried about weapons in your bag, you should've told her that they allow knitting...
Forum: The Lounge 10-19-2008, 10:14 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,669
Posted By KnittingNana
I'm a former beautician & have been coloring my...

I'm a former beautician & have been coloring my own hair with store bought products since the 70's & have only had one problem. That of course was because I thought I could mix two different colors...
Forum: General Knitting 10-11-2008, 07:10 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,480
Posted By KnittingNana
I'm in Breckenridge. I went through Abilene the...

I'm in Breckenridge. I went through Abilene the other day headed to San Angelo, but I had a van full & didn't get to go to HL. I'll bet they wait until after Christmas to start the remodel. At least...
Forum: General Knitting 10-11-2008, 07:06 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,857
Posted By KnittingNana
When our son was in junior high & high school, I...

When our son was in junior high & high school, I went on alot of band trips. I wish I knew how many dishcloths I made in those 6 years!

I hardly ever leave the house without my knitting. About the...
Forum: General Knitting 10-11-2008, 06:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,480
Posted By KnittingNana
Abilene yarn

Have you been to Michaels there lately? The one in Hurst has a new look, even the name has a different font. So I wondered if ours has changed yet.

Also, how about Hobby Lobby? I hear they're...
Forum: General Knitting 10-11-2008, 06:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 5,480
Posted By KnittingNana
We have a small Walmart. We have a few Supers...

We have a small Walmart. We have a few Supers close by, the closest being 35 miles away, the better one 60 miles. I've heard rumors for a couple of years about them doing away with the craft...
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