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are you still around? i remember reading about you several years ago. i was wondering how you and Mathew are doing... Lisa
9 years ago
Too hot for yarn?
That's the way I kind of feel. Not too many projects going on right now. I do have a hat I machine knitted from a hand knit pattern. I just need to learn the "smiles and frowns" cast off to get it...
9 years ago 12
For all your ends of yarn/wool
9 years ago
Knit'nStyle Feb .2011 pattern 25
Knitting valentine shawl It is printed #1 color PASSION #2 COLOR IS RED When the pattern instructions starts it says using b cast on 3 , using A K.... Am I to use B for for 2 and and 1 for A. Thanks...
9 years ago 5
knitting socks
Hello all I'm trying to teach myself how to knit socks and I'm getting on all right (once I figured out that when knitting in the round stocking stitch you just keep on knitting and it's fine). I just...
9 years ago 5
congratulations to all UK people
Congratulations with the Royal wedding mirjam Congratulations with the Royal wedding mirjam
9 years ago 1
Knitting for neo-natals
Hi there! Is there anyone that knows of an organization in the Washington DC area that does knitting for neo-natals? Thanks so much, Teri Hi Teri Try this link - you can search for hospitals by state,...
9 years ago 1
Textile Accord an online bazaar for the textile community
Hello, Textile Accord (TA) is an online market place that lets you post your requirements, view what others are offering and search for any type of textile goods online. What TA has on offer for you?...
9 years ago
My latest project
This is what I finished at the weekend: How to Knit a Giant Lego Brick Doorstop: I was racking my brains for an idea for the build with yarn contest when I came up with this: How to make a giant Lego...
9 years ago 4
Dennis aka Spikedriver
If you have been posted or lurked on RCTY for a year or more, you will likely remember Dennis and his kind and caring posts. He was always enthusiastic about his knitting and crocheting and interested...
9 years ago 3
Knitting needle size
I bought some yarn manufactured by a German company. For needle size it shows 2,5 3,5. I'm not familiar with needle sizes using commas. I've checked several sites on the net and couldn't find an...
9 years ago 2
cotton sock loopers
Wonderful natural white sock loopers very thick to thick - sold by the pound. Sock loopers are mill ends that are looped together and used to create FANTASTIC AND DURABLE woven rugs. These loopers are...
10 years ago 2
Question from a lurker - 50 year old Christmas stockings
Hi, don't post often but have a real poser of a question.. My mother recently gave me the stockings she knitted for my sister and I about 50 years ago, but they are badly discolored. The white and...
10 years ago
Going on my first cruise
My DH is reading all the documents & giving me tidbits of information as I try to work ... Can I take circular knitting needles, with a project on them, on the cruise ship? (Royal Caribbean Monarch of...
10 years ago 3
An unusual knitting project
People have been surprised that I thought of knitting chair seat covers -- here's something even more surprising: Higs, Katherine
10 years ago 1