Showing results 1 to 25 of 237
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: NorthernIrelandKnitter
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-17-2015, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 112
FO: Tea Cosy

Have almost finished sewing up a stripey tea cosy. Am planning to give it to my sister, along with a suitably sized tea pot, as a house warming present.

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-17-2015, 09:49 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Thank you! Gillian

Thank you!

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 03-14-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Thank you. I have cast on and knit 2 rows of the...

Thank you. I have cast on and knit 2 rows of the slipper. Hopefully this one will be a better fit.

Gillian
Forum: General Knitting 03-05-2015, 10:13 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 517
That purse looks very pretty and a good...

That purse looks very pretty and a good beginner's project.

Be brave!

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 02-23-2015, 05:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 420
Lovely cardi and model lol. Are you a yarn shop...

Lovely cardi and model lol.

Are you a yarn shop owner or did you just happen to be in one when you had the photo taken?

Well done!

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 02-15-2015, 06:38 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 445
How is double knit different in South...

How is double knit different in South Africa?

Which part of South Africa do you live in? My husband was born there and lived there until he was 8. I have been there several times with him and the...
Forum: General Knitting 02-06-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 776
Yes, please don't give up! There are knitters all...

Yes, please don't give up! There are knitters all over the world, including some near you, hopefully, who should be able to help you out. Also, once you've learned a technique that suits you,...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 01-25-2015, 07:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 477
Second Slipper Disentangled

I have now got my second fuzzy slipper as disentangled as I can get it. There is just a tiny scrap of it left - someone at my son's basketball club, where I was working at it, said it looked like a...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 01-14-2015, 08:12 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 584
Those look lovely. Gillian

Those look lovely.

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 01-05-2015, 01:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,139
Lovely and cosy looking. Gillian

Lovely and cosy looking.

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 12-26-2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,179
Gorgeous - well done! You're one clever...

Gorgeous - well done! You're one clever knitter.

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 12-13-2014, 11:15 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,263
That's what I plan to do - I just haven't quite...

That's what I plan to do - I just haven't quite given up on the frogging, apart from one very matted, tangled piece that is impossible to drag anything out of.

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 12-02-2014, 04:40 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,263
Thanks. The slipper is in bits as I couldn't see...

Thanks. The slipper is in bits as I couldn't see which were the stitches used in sewing it up and which were the actual knitted stitches, so I cut some of the letter when trying to cut the former....
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 11-22-2014, 06:56 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,108
Both look lovely - well done, especially on your...

Both look lovely - well done, especially on your perseverance with the hat design!

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 10-17-2014, 02:57 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,263
Not Such Good News About Second Slipper

It turned out too small :sad:. Undoing it has been a nightmare.

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 09-30-2014, 07:07 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,090
These are sweet - I can imagine they must look...

These are sweet - I can imagine they must look lovely in the adult version as well.

Well done!

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 09-17-2014, 11:07 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 528
Second Slipper

Just 12 rows to go of the 2nd of the pair of slippers I have been knitting for yonks. Looking forward to wearing them in the colder weather.

Gillian
Forum: General Knitting 09-08-2014, 03:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,473
What about free online patterns? Gillian

What about free online patterns?

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 09-03-2014, 05:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 986
Is there not a pattern that calls for that kind...

Is there not a pattern that calls for that kind of yarn and do you not have needles that do go with the yarn? I hope you find something that uses the yarn. It would be a shame not to use it when you...
Forum: General Knitting 08-27-2014, 03:40 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,956
Now I'm confused - I always thought that DK was...

Now I'm confused - I always thought that DK was the UK equivalent of worsted, but you're citing them as of 2 different gauges.

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 08-12-2014, 08:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,071
Very cute and very clever. Well done! I guess...

Very cute and very clever. Well done! I guess having the book for a limited time helped to keep you focussed. I think I would have had to buy the book.

Gillian
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 08-05-2014, 03:43 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,532
The tote looks lovely - well done! It's a nice...

The tote looks lovely - well done! It's a nice feeling when someone sees your work and asks you to make one for them.

Gillian
Forum: How-to Questions 07-29-2014, 07:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 573
Yes, practice definitely makes perfect, but do...

Yes, practice definitely makes perfect, but do have a look at the threads and videos about mysteriously appearing extra stitches.

In days to come, when you've mastered the art, you'll be advising...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-11-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 779
Thank you very much! I based the pattern on the...

Thank you very much! I based the pattern on the original fish and chip baby jumper pattern - the fish-and-chip description refers to the baby, not the jumper by the way. Apart from the numbers of...
Forum: What'cha Knittin'? 07-03-2014, 03:39 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 779
Fish and Chip Baby Jumper - Doll Version

I finished this a couple of weeks ago and took a photo of it with my iPad Mini. The photo was too big for this site and there's no facility on an iPad Mini for shrinking a photo, so I had to send it...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 237

 
Forum Jump
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:01 AM.