Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 06-04-2007, 09:51 AM   #1
1knittychick
Knitting the Flap
 
1knittychick's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Alabama
Posts: 280
Thanks: 50
Thanked 45 Times in 28 Posts
My Dad to the rescue.
I went to Michaels yesterday to look for US 4 dpn for my baby bib/burp cloth project. They didn't have any and I don't have time to wait for an order. So I purchased bamboo size 4 straights and my dad snipped the caps off and made me a set of 2 size 4 dpns! His hobby is making furniture for the family (all the grandkids have a bedroom suit) and refinishing furniture for others. Afterwards he said they were still too rough and suggested using wax paper on them. I just my Dad.
__________________
Knitting is my yoga!
1knittychick is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to 1knittychick For This Useful Post:
Sanibelle (06-04-2007)

 

This advertising will not be shown to registered members. Join our free online community today!

Old 06-04-2007, 10:04 AM   #2
Jan in CA
Moderator
Mod Squad
 
Jan in CA's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Location: Southern CA
Posts: 37,346
Thanks: 1,683
Thanked 8,803 Times in 7,162 Posts
That's really sweet! My DH made me some, too!
__________________
Jan

When asking questions ALWAYS post the name and a link for the pattern if you have it.

NEW! KH knitting video archive
~HOW TO POST A PHOTO~

Jan in CA is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2007, 10:38 AM   #3
Kaydee
Working the Gusset
 
Kaydee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Boston
Posts: 1,311
Thanks: 142
Thanked 126 Times in 115 Posts
Send a message via AIM to Kaydee
Aw, that's so nice of him! And what a great idea in a pinch.
Kaydee is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-04-2007, 10:51 AM   #4
Sanibelle
Turning the Heel
 
Sanibelle's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Long Island, NY
Posts: 587
Thanks: 124
Thanked 133 Times in 105 Posts
What a great idea. My DH is a woodworker and I need some 13 DPN's and have plenty of straight 13's. I am going to have him make me a set.

Thanks for the tip.
__________________


Sanibelle is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Dog Rescue needs scarves magello Charity Knitting 1 03-23-2010 04:10 PM
Inhaler sock to the rescue Miss Kittie What'cha Knittin'? 8 04-20-2009 11:41 PM
Truck Rescue coff3893 The Lounge 2 08-04-2008 02:21 PM
Baby Animal Rescue nests bevq Charity Knitting 6 03-16-2008 03:13 AM
Animal rescue. fleece rescue? feministmama General Knitting 2 06-05-2007 01:38 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:28 PM.