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Forum: Crochet! 10-11-2012, 01:05 AM
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Posted By artistatlarge101
Anteras. Thank you for the information. I did...

Anteras. Thank you for the information. I did not know that sometimes stitches can have different names. I will remember that. It also helps me to see a picture of the knit before I begin. I...
Forum: Crochet! 10-10-2012, 06:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,632
Posted By artistatlarge101
Yes, Yes, Yes....Thank you so much Antares. That...

Yes, Yes, Yes....Thank you so much Antares. That is exactly what I needed. :woot:

I want to thank all of you for answering my questions. :hug:

I agree that this combination of stitches would...
Forum: Crochet! 10-09-2012, 11:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,632
Posted By artistatlarge101
I don't even know how to start........... I am...

I don't even know how to start...........

I am so lost and I know it is soooo simple. Grrrr
Forum: Crochet! 10-09-2012, 10:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,632
Posted By artistatlarge101
Question Walk on the simple side.

I am just stumped on this very easy "Kite Stitch Scarf" pattern.:wall:

Pattern reads:

Chain 21.
Row 1: ([dc, ch 1] 3times, dc) in 6th ch from hook (StarSt made), *sk next 3 ch, StarSt in next ch;...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-25-2012, 05:45 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 420
Posted By artistatlarge101
Question What size to knit?

Hi,

I want to knit the Hallett's Ledge cardigan sweater . My question is what size should I knit. This sweater has all ribbing until just below the bust then there are cables to the top.
...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-22-2012, 03:46 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 623
Posted By artistatlarge101
Unhappy Shaping sholders and back of neck

I can't figure these directions out.....help......
This is a cardigan sweater "Hester" from the book Rowan Homestead Classics.
This book is written in England and not in America. I think this is...
Forum: How-to Questions 03-15-2012, 07:26 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 787
Posted By artistatlarge101
Unhappy Reusing blocked yarn

I have washed and blocked 2 sleeves using Acadia yarn {60% Merino Wool, 20% Baby Alpaca, 20% Silk}. One of the sleeves is an inch to long and also too wide.....don't know how this happened but it...
Forum: General Knitting 03-11-2012, 03:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 984
Posted By artistatlarge101
Thank you for answering this question for me. ...

Thank you for answering this question for me. All of your answers make perfect sense. They were a big help and I better understand how yarn shops operate. I have had shops order yarn for me before...
Forum: General Knitting 03-10-2012, 04:04 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 984
Posted By artistatlarge101
Question Yarn store policy

I was just wondering if it is customary for a yarn shop to ask me to pay for shipping of yarn that I want to order form them? I would need 8 balls of this yarn & apparently it comes in packs of 10. ...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-12-2011, 08:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 717
Posted By artistatlarge101
Salmonmac.....I decided to use long tail co. I...

Salmonmac.....I decided to use long tail co. I just did a big swatch of two bottom cables attached to the stockinette top. Just washed it and blocked it. The gauge is spot on. :woot:

My biggest...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-12-2011, 04:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 717
Posted By artistatlarge101
Thanks to all of you who responded. I appreciate...

Thanks to all of you who responded. I appreciate your Ideas.

Salmonmac...Thank you for posting a link to the pattern. You see why I am asking the question.
I love the look of the sweater but I am...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-12-2011, 02:12 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 717
Posted By artistatlarge101
Ribbing would help but there is no standard...

Ribbing would help but there is no standard ribbing in this pattern

...Pattern reads

Back:
Using larger needles co 134 sts. (RS) work [k2, 10 sts Snake Cable from chart] 11 times, k2. Work even...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-11-2011, 09:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 717
Posted By artistatlarge101
Question Cast on question

Could someone please tell me what is the best cast on method to use when the next row is the beginning of cables? Knitting a sweater.
Forum: How-to Questions 12-09-2011, 11:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 297
Posted By artistatlarge101
Question Trouble with cables

I am having trouble with a pattern that I very much want to knit.
The pattern is in the book > Classic Elite 100 Gorgeous Designs for Every Occasion and is titled Color Block and Cable Cardigan by...
Forum: How-to Questions 09-18-2011, 12:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 423
Posted By artistatlarge101
Thank you so much suzeeq. I appreciate your...

Thank you so much suzeeq. I appreciate your answer so much!!!


Happy knitting...............
Forum: How-to Questions 09-17-2011, 11:23 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 423
Posted By artistatlarge101
Question Holding sts and binding off

HI all,

I have never done a sweater pattern in this way so I am unsure how to proceed. I know how to do a cardigan in three sections but not one.

The pattern is Maureen's Cardigan form Green...
Forum: How-to Questions 09-06-2011, 12:44 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 775
Posted By artistatlarge101
Thanks suzeeq! You are always so good to reply to...

Thanks suzeeq! You are always so good to reply to my questions and I appreciate your help! :hug:
Forum: How-to Questions 09-05-2011, 10:25 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 775
Posted By artistatlarge101
Question Yarn question

I am using a yarn I have not used before...Manos del Uruguay Maxima. Since this yarn is hand dyed and has no dye lot the instructions say to do two rows from one skein and two rows form another...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-21-2011, 01:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 554
Posted By artistatlarge101
I had looked on Ravelry under the designers name...

I had looked on Ravelry under the designers name and that pattern wasn't there. Took your suggestion and looked up the pattern name. It was easy to tell by the ones that were already finished that...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-19-2011, 10:38 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 554
Posted By artistatlarge101
Question Knit one below

Hi all,

As usual I have a question. I am going to knitting a pattern from the book "Knit one below". The pattern is Laid-Back Lapels (a vest). I am working the Column Pattern which consists of a...
Forum: How-to Questions 06-15-2011, 01:14 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 666
Posted By artistatlarge101
Question Rib and Stockinette problem

I have just completed a sweater. There is a 1" hem of p2, k2 rib all the way around. The sweater body is Stockinette stitch. The rib part rolls up onto the stockinette especially in the...
Forum: How-to Questions 04-21-2011, 01:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 673
Posted By artistatlarge101
Smile Ribbon

Hi All,

My question is ....can you knit with ribbon form the fabric store or do you need to use ribbon yarn?

Thanks in advance!

Happy knitting.........:knitting:
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 01-16-2011, 06:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,081
Posted By artistatlarge101
Beautiful ribbon yarn.... would love to see what...

Beautiful ribbon yarn.... would love to see what it looks like knitted.....very dressy.....perfect for a wedding. As always spectacular!!! :inlove:
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 12-22-2010, 06:58 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,502
Posted By artistatlarge101
As always Dollyce...... It is just spectacular. ...

As always Dollyce...... It is just spectacular. I like the long style on you and it fits perfectly. Thanks for letting us see all the pictures. I love, love, love the tassel. It will be great for...
Forum: How-to Questions 12-22-2010, 04:30 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,019
Posted By artistatlarge101
Question 100% acrylic yarn

I know I have ask this question before but never about 100% acrylic yarn. I am knitting a sweater and as all know this takes a long time. I am using WonderSoft Pearl dk (100% acrylic) a beautiful...
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