Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 09-02-2007, 08:36 PM   #1
1st Leg of the Journey
knit.newbie's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 112
Thanks: 30
Thanked 8 Times in 8 Posts
what do I make with that??
I thought I'll go check out a yarn store here before I go back to canada (I'm in egypt now)..thinking it'll be I go and it is cheaper but the collection is pretty small and its mostly scratchy acrylic..and some I bought 3 lil balls of cotton yarn..2 of them are gorgeous self striping yarn(2 different colorways)..and one is a solid red..
each ball is 134 yards...and I didn't buy more cause I wasn't sure if it wasn't crappy like their other yarns..

so what do I do with those? i need to make some dish/face cloths for a teacher i had, for would self-striping yarn look good in that? and would it be enough?

or should I go back and get more and do something else?(I really don't want to)

any easy suggestions are very welcomed!

thanks a lot!

*I'll post pics when my cam charges *
addicted begginer!

Haley is knitting!

wide lil simple headband

skinny ribbed scarf

techniques learned:
the basics(knit, purl, cast on, bind off)
(that's it! )

ultimate goal:
make a pretty shrug!

knit.newbie is offline   Reply With Quote


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

Old 09-02-2007, 10:07 PM   #2
2nd Sock, I Rock
dustinac's Avatar
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Mountaineer knitter in Buckeye country
Posts: 9,817
Thanks: 2,489
Thanked 4,204 Times in 2,997 Posts
I would think you would have enough of the self striping to make a face it a soft cotton?...I'd go through the patterns here and see which ones would work but that should be plenty... you might be able to get that from the one red as well or something smaller...

I think these are cute and they don't take much...esp if it's a rougher cotton...

A Mountaineer Knitter's Blog
dustinac is offline   Reply With Quote

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
I need to make some changes spectorkitty The Lounge 32 10-10-2007 10:24 AM
Which bag should I make madametj General Knitting 16 04-24-2007 10:50 AM
How to make up? KnittingNora How-to Questions 3 04-18-2007 07:59 PM
make one; 12 becomes 21 or 18? maknitter2 How-to Questions 9 02-16-2007 11:22 PM
What should I make with it? *KnitPixie* General Knitting 15 02-11-2007 12:06 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:51 AM.