Archive - 2007 - Poll

Date
Type

October 23rd

Who Taught You How to Knit?

Grandmother/ Mother
26% (72 votes)
Grandfather/ Father
1% (2 votes)
Brother/ Male relative
0% (1 vote)
Sister/ Female relative
3% (9 votes)
Male Friend
3% (7 votes)
Female Friend
16% (43 votes)
Significant Other
3% (9 votes)
Books, Internet tutorials
37% (102 votes)
I joined a knitting club/ class before I started knitting.
5% (13 votes)
I swear, I didn't have any training at all. I picked up a pair of needles and tada, a sweater spun out.
6% (16 votes)
Total votes: 274

October 15th

yochencho's picture

What reaction do you get when people you don't know see you knit?

Scared
1% (1 vote)
Shocked
19% (15 votes)
Excited
16% (13 votes)
Confused
32% (26 votes)
Want something made for them
32% (26 votes)
Total votes: 81

October 14th

Gentlemen, your weapon of choice:

Wood/Bamboo
49% (49 votes)
Metallic
42% (42 votes)
Acrylic/ Plastic
6% (6 votes)
Ceramic/ Ivory
2% (2 votes)
I am Chuck Norris. Ninjas knit my garments for me. With the fangs of the Basilisk.
2% (2 votes)
Total votes: 101

October 11th

YugiDean's picture

Heard a remark that there are no straight male knitters. I know this to be false but am curious: What is your sexuality?

Heterosexual
18% (29 votes)
Homosexual
73% (120 votes)
Bisexual
5% (8 votes)
Transgendered
1% (1 vote)
Asexual
1% (2 votes)
"I don't like labels."
1% (1 vote)
"I don't know yet." (a.k.a. "Curious")
1% (2 votes)
Other
0% (0 votes)
"I opt not to disclose."
1% (2 votes)
Total votes: 165

September 3rd

PaganCub's picture

Can one ever have too many knit/crochet beanies....?

yes
28% (25 votes)
no
29% (26 votes)
i have one for every day of the week
1% (1 vote)
i have one for every outfit
6% (5 votes)
never made one
28% (25 votes)
don't wanna make one/get away from me
8% (7 votes)
Total votes: 89

July 7th

kiwiknitter's picture

What is a group of knitters called? "A _________ of knitters"

obsession
6% (9 votes)
purl
1% (2 votes)
swatch
5% (7 votes)
round
7% (10 votes)
tangle
30% (43 votes)
herd
7% (10 votes)
skein
3% (5 votes)
stash
14% (20 votes)
knot
8% (12 votes)
click
3% (5 votes)
hank
7% (10 votes)
other:
7% (10 votes)
Total votes: 143