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Red sweater addiction
I must tell you , the read sweater becomes addictive , the `sculptured`pattern is Wonderful , the wool is a very good wool [ and having bought it at sale prices , still pleases me]. the color is easy...
13 years ago 9
 
Glove: moving stitches from back to palm
The pattern I'm using has the following stitch distribution as I'm working even on the fingers: Needle 1: 20 stitches Needle 2: 21 stitches Needle 3: 16 stitches Needle 4: 16 stitches The first two...
13 years ago 4
 
Need more help with my sweater
Boy, I could sure use some knitting classes so I could decipher instructions, but I live in a small town and no classes are available. So, once again, I'm asking for help in this newsgroup. I'm still...
13 years ago 2
 
OTP Marissa
For all of you who wished good thoughts, prayers and afghans, Newsweek Mar 5, 2007 Has Marissa on the cover and an article about the care the vets are getting. Dawn0 "dawn" skrev i melding news: Thank...
13 years ago 7
 
Info for extremely thin yarns please
Hi! I am new to this group and boy do I need help! I am trying to do some tiny knitting for the first time for a doll dress. The pattern calls for Peluche fur yarn as well as a spool of Lurex yarn. I...
13 years ago 7
 
OT: Marissa
Hi Everyone, For those of you who helped make comfortafghans for Marissa Stock a couple years ago, she is featured on the cover of this weeks Newsweek magazine that comes out today. I heard that on TV...
13 years ago 1
 
2-inch scarves
Tell me please, how does one wear/use a 2-inch wide scarf? Thanks. I'm new here and this is my first post. Marge Welcome Marge! Narrow scarfs are decorative more than practical - wear one like a...
13 years ago 9
 
New Pics
Many of you will remember me rambling on and on about that one and only Aran I've ever done. While at my DIL's yesterday I got her to bring the sweater out so I could take new and better pictures of...
13 years ago 17
 
Dennis, new pic
sweater above for my niece Megan is something I did about 5 months ago. It is Lion Brand Baby Soft 22 stitches an inch on us 6 needles. She wanted something baby soft. :) I should be close but I...
13 years ago 19
 
red sweater
I got to the underarm and my calculations were OK the patterns match !!!!! but i added 4 stiches more than the planned 4 stiches for the underarm and worked them away after 4 rows ,,,, makes the place...
13 years ago 2
 
Need help please!
Having got to the toe of the tiny socks I realise that I've forgotten how to graft two rows of stitches! It's been a long time since I did it ... Can anyone help, please? Mary Hi Mary...hope this...
13 years ago 6
 
that RED sweater ...
So far [ knock on wood ] , it is going quite well , had 2 froggings , [ 2 rows each time ] of one time forgot to knit 2 tog , and one time made 2 extrs unneeded thread over needle holes ,]... the...
13 years ago
 
Destashing
I'm doing some destashing to feed my coffee addiction (and to free up some space!). Nothing is "for sale" as such because I'm looking for store credit with my favorite Evil Caffeine Enabler and not...
13 years ago 12
 
Question about binding off for neckline
I've finished the right side of my baby sweater, and now the instructions say to bind off four stitches to begin the neckline. I understand how to bind off, but when the instructions say 'four...
13 years ago 2
 
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13 years ago 2