Archive - 2006 - Poll

December 15th

wackowally's picture

How do you pronounce the word Skein?

Skee-n
32% (253 votes)
Skay-n
63% (493 votes)
Sky-n
3% (21 votes)
Hank
2% (19 votes)
Total votes: 786

November 16th

timgets2's picture

What is your favorite fiber to knit/spin?

Staight-up wool
38% (76 votes)
Fuzzy mohair
4% (7 votes)
Sleek merino
9% (18 votes)
Cotton
9% (18 votes)
Luxury (Cashmere, Angora, Alpaca, Camel, Yak)
24% (48 votes)
Blends
15% (30 votes)
Other
2% (3 votes)
Total votes: 200

September 26th

Chris Vandenburg's picture

Darrel went to a lot of work here but would you like to see the face pics back on the hompage???

Hell Yes
47% (61 votes)
Yes
29% (37 votes)
No
12% (16 votes)
Don't Care
12% (15 votes)
Total votes: 129

July 20th

timgets2's picture

What is your favorite thing to knit???

Cables/Texture
41% (70 votes)
Lace
12% (20 votes)
Straight Stockinette/Garter
22% (38 votes)
Fair Isle
17% (29 votes)
Ribbing
9% (15 votes)
Total votes: 172

July 4th

timgets2's picture

SPM: Stitches Per Minute,Boys...try it out..how many stitches can you knit, garter, per minute???

0-10
5% (4 votes)
10-20
13% (10 votes)
20-30
25% (19 votes)
30-50
36% (28 votes)
50+- i am out of control
21% (16 votes)
Total votes: 77

June 25th

Parrot's picture

Survey for data in possibly setting up a scheduled chatroom time

I would like to see scheduled chats
31% (17 votes)
I often check the chatroom when I log in to MWK
20% (11 votes)
I sometimes check the chatroom when I log in to MWK
18% (10 votes)
I rarely check the chatroom when I log in to MWK
7% (4 votes)
I never use the chatroom when I log in to MWK
18% (10 votes)
I use the chatroom but do not want scheduled chats
2% (1 vote)
No opinion
4% (2 votes)
Total votes: 55

June 14th

kiwiknitter's picture

How do you keep unworked stitches until ready to knit them?

On metal safety pin-like holders
49% (45 votes)
On double-ended needle with end caps held in place with a tension strips/springs
5% (5 votes)
On an unused circular needles longer than the area being held
8% (7 votes)
On a piece of waste yarn
31% (28 votes)
Other
7% (6 votes)
Total votes: 91

June 6th

timgets2's picture

Would you rip out your work to fix a mistake?

How dare you ask that? MY precious stitches?
1% (1 vote)
Just a little, but I would try to hide the small flaws
24% (29 votes)
After throwing it across a room, making sure not to hurt anyone, sure.
18% (21 votes)
For the right price....
6% (7 votes)
All the time! Anything for perfection!
52% (62 votes)
Total votes: 120

February 7th

WMarksII's picture

Is machine knitting cheating?

(No) E=mc2...No way, it's all good.
56% (82 votes)
(Yes) How could you call all that racket relaxing?
39% (58 votes)
(Maybe) I'm in the closet...Please don't tell my knitting club I own a machine.
5% (7 votes)
Total votes: 147

January 22nd

ChrisN15720's picture

I enjoy knitting because...

it relaxes me.
55% (96 votes)
I love making beautiful artwork.
23% (40 votes)
it entertains me when I'm bored.
6% (11 votes)
it's challenging.
12% (21 votes)
it's a great source of income.
4% (7 votes)
Total votes: 175