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where can i find a Knitting Basics Class in los angeles?

March 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Basic Knitting

i want to learn how to knit and i cant find anything. im in the west hollywood area, let me know if u know of anything !!! Thanks!! You can learn how to knit online. there are alot of websites that are very useful i.e. http://www.knittinghelp.com/ http://www.dailyknitter.com http://www.lionbrand.com there is also a dvd that is […]

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Knitting: Problems with a ribbed edge on hats?

March 18th, 2010 · 5 Comments · Basic Knitting

When I am knitting a basic hat with a ribbed edge then stickinette top, my ribbing is looser then my stockinette. I have even used a smaller needle then switched to a larger size for the body of the hat. I don’t understand what I am doing wrong. I thought that ribbing is supposed to […]

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i need help with basic instructions with images on knitting a scarf and booties with knifty knitter.?

March 16th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Basic Knitting

There are some videos showing how to use the knifty knitter on youtube, just type "knifty knitter" into the search tool on the site www.youtube.com I hope you find what you are looking for. I can’t narrow the search down for you any more as you didn’t say whether you had the long or round […]

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Anyone know of a BASIC knit skull cap pattern for men?

March 14th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Basic Knitting

I just want a basic, skull cap pattern- no rolled bottom, no folded bottom, just a basic "beanie" style skull cap KNITTING pattern. Thanks!!! http://www.marniemaclean.com/patterns/Pismo/index.html http://www.marniemaclean.com/patterns/carlsbad/index.html http://www.marniemaclean.com/patterns/HisHat/hishat.html

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Knitting Question about making scarf longer?

March 12th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Basic Knitting

I knitted this scarf and i finished it and i casted off and everything but now i noticed that its a little too short and i want to make it longer… i only know the basics in knitting so my questions are: can i make up already casted off scarf longer and how? Have you […]

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In the movie Twilight, Bella wears a green basic knit shirt. Anyone know where I can find it?

March 10th, 2010 · 7 Comments · Basic Knitting

Well, Stephenie Meyer said th@ in the movie they got most of their clothes from American Eagle, Nordstrom, & 5th somethin.

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How Long to Knit Some Basic Items?

March 8th, 2010 · 4 Comments · Basic Knitting

I’m involved in historical reenactment and am writing an article about handicrafts. I was hoping some of the knitters here could tell me approximately how many hours it takes them to knit the average mitten, scarf, stocking cap or sweater. Information on any other knit items you have experience would also be greatly appreciated. <G> […]

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Whats the next step up from knitting washclothes?

March 6th, 2010 · 7 Comments · Basic Knitting

Hi, I have gotten down the basic pattern of knitting washclothes, what is the next step up (I kind of want to try something really fun and different) any suggestions or ideas would be greatly appreciated it. Thanks so much. Baby clothes, mittens, booties and bonnets are great because you can gain experience using small […]

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I am having a problem with my knitting?

March 4th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Basic Knitting

I just started my first real pattern. I’m knitting a blanket. It’s very basic, all knitting and purling. But for some reason i keep ending each row with an extra stitch. I’ll start out with 90, and by the time i get to the end i have an 91, so I knit 2 together to […]

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How long does knitting a typical-sized, basic beanie take?

March 2nd, 2010 · 4 Comments · Basic Knitting

Something like this http://www.aokcorral.com/projects/how2sept2004.htm Too long that is why I learned to crochet my beanies take 1 hour 2 tops depends on the stitch and needle size.

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