Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-29-2010, 11:41 PM   #1
Casting On
Dinosaur's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2007
Posts: 9
Thanks: 2
Thanked 1 Time in 1 Post
Knitted Toys Book - is it just me?
Hi everyone! I'm knitting the teddy bear pattern from the book Knitted Toys: 21 Easy-to-Knit Patterns for Irresistible Soft Toys by Fiona McTague. (Amazon link:

Anyway, I'm pretty far into the pattern and I'm currently working at the Right Side of the bears head - but my row to stitch count are always off! Am I really doing a bad job of knitting, or is the pattern bad? I can't find any corrections anywhere (and I'd love some!) but the Amazon review hints to me that my issue may not be my knitting skills.

Any feedback appreciated. Tips? Opinions? Ever used this book?
Dinosaur is offline   Reply With Quote


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

Old 05-31-2010, 03:42 AM   #2
Working the Gusset
hyperactive's Avatar
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Germany
Posts: 1,097
Thanks: 104
Thanked 238 Times in 220 Posts
I love knitting toys and I have made quite a few, lately. Gorgeous gifts and quick knitting in between big projects.

The things I knit are mostly from Laura Lang, Knitted Toy Tales! (Great book, I really reccomend it!)

I do not know your pattern, though.

Are you sure that something is wrong? Sometimes it is hard to immagine how the pieces go together...
Maybe post the lines from the pattern and what your piece comes out to?
hyperactive is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to hyperactive For This Useful Post:
Gertie (05-31-2010)

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
Help Remember Name of Older Book on Knitted Toys Arielluria General Knitting 9 07-21-2009 11:32 AM
Knitted Toys meg1976 How-to Questions 3 04-23-2008 12:45 AM
Book: World of Knitted Toys losnana Buy/Sell/Swap 1 10-28-2007 04:50 PM
Knitted Toys lcbaer How-to Questions 5 04-30-2007 05:40 PM
knitted toys lalala_xp How-to Questions 2 12-28-2006 10:54 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:26 PM.