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Old 01-26-2007, 12:41 AM   #1
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what to make first?
Any suggestions for a very, very first project? I'm not sure where to start!
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Old 01-26-2007, 03:24 AM   #2
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Have you done any knitting at all yet? It's usually a good idea to do something like a scarf or a dishcloth for a first project. You can learn how to do the knit and purl stitches, learn what the stitches look like, practice ribbing, etc. Just get a feel for knitting and get comfortable with it.

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Old 01-26-2007, 07:28 PM   #3
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Welcome to the wonderful world of knitting.

I recommend an easy scarf too!! Have fun!
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Old 01-26-2007, 11:01 PM   #4
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I agree, choose some yarn you really like and make a scarf. For a SECOND project, I suggest making a Poncho - it's just two rectangles sewn together.
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