Archive - Jan 2008 - Forum topic

January 18th

Bill's picture

Toddler sweater

this was knitted of cotton boucle yarn...stripes are a spikey novelty yarn I dyed into crayon colours. My 2.5 year old grandson loves it.
...it's the basic Ann Norling top down cardigan pattern.

scottly's picture

yarn weight/guage help me unravel the mystery

OK, so I go the yarn store and think I know what I want and I pick up what looks like a chunky wt yarn but says its bulky and then Rachel (my friendly knitting ninja/store person) tells me its really

jphares's picture

hat troubles

I have knitted a couple hats on the round and all of them have the same issues. When I am finished (though it shows during my work, also) the rim of the hat curls and rolls up.

January 17th

scottly's picture

counting cast ons

Appoligies in advance if this is a dumb quesiotion.

January 16th

scottly's picture

new guy

Just saying hey and happy to be hear. I've knitted since college (about 25 years) but never got past knitting and purling basics until recently when I quit smoking.

January 13th

Finished - Vine Lace Scarf

Alas, I am done. Inspired by those how do lace work, I am dipping my toes further in. Enjoyable scarf to make with fingering wt yarn from Sarah's Yarns.

January 11th

trybat's picture

Whats a good Stitch Dictionary?

Hey guys, I am thinking about getting a Stitch Dictionary and was wondering if anyone has any suggestions or has any that they really like and find useful :)

jrrenola's picture

Loose purls?

I just bought a new skein of baby yarn to start a simple roll-edge hat for our soon-to-be born daughter. I was being a good boy and knitting a gauge swatch in stockinette.

mikeracing77's picture

Howdy All!

Hey there everyone! Nice to meet you all!

January 9th

stillday's picture

Intro

Hi,