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How to knit without getting tired?

April 11th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

I know how to knit, but I think I’m positioning my hands/arm wrong because after a while my right arm toward the elbow gets tired. I see people knitting so fast for such a long period of time and I get tired in about 15minutes. Any tips on positions, how to knit faster, and exercises […]

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How do you knit a beanie with earflaps?

April 9th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

i want to knit a beanie on circular needles. i was thinking an argyle print but i don’t know how to do that either. I’ve never seen a pattern for circular, but here is one for double pointed (the pattern is free but you have to sign in) http://cache.lionbrand.com/patterns/kwe-earflapHat.html .

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How long does it take to knit a beanie hat and gloves?

April 7th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

I recently learned how to knit and completed a scarf, I would like to know about how long would it take to knit a beanie hat and gloves because I wanted to give them as christmas gifts and need to know if i have enough time. I just finished knitting a pair of mittens for […]

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Is it possible to knit a baby blanket in 13 days

April 5th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

I need a pattern for a quick and easy baby blanket…. I have 13 days to knit it and I have only knitted scarves before! To top it all off  I only know the simple knitting stitch. If any one can help that would be wonderful…..thank you so much! Yes, just do garter stitch in […]

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How do you turn your work after the first row of knit stiches?

April 3rd, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

I have finally after long last started to try to learn how to knit. I got the cast on down and the first row of knit stitches (english) but It’ll be flamingo droppings if I can figure out how to turn the work to continue to the second row. Any references on web sites or even […]

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How hard is it to learn how to knit?

April 1st, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

I bought one of those kits that come with yarn, needles, and instructions, but the instructions don’t seem very clear. I only looked at them for a minute, though, before tossing them aside. Has anybody else tried one of those kits, and can I really learn to knit that way? It’s not that difficult to […]

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How do I fix the knicks in my knit jacket?

March 30th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

I have a knit jacket (Sag Harbor) on one sleeve a couple of threads came loose and a couple of threads have to be pulled back in. Does any one know how to do this. Thanks. Use a crochet hook from the back & pull the yarn back into the jacket. If they are close, […]

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Where can I find a pattern to knit a dog jumper?

March 28th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

I would like to knit a jumper / pull over for my dog, like the ones you can buy. Does anyone have ANY idea where I might get a pattern for such an item? Thank you. Regards. What is WRONG with wanting to knit my little dog a jumper to help KEEP HER WARM in […]

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What are some really good "Learn to Knit" books/dvds?

March 26th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

I want to learn how to knit to make a turtleneck sleeveless sweater and scarves, etc, but I have no idea and I was wondering which books worked best for those who wanted to learn. Thanks! Hi: The following websites and books might interest you: Websites: http://www.knitpicks.com/content/index.php/archive/weavers-knot/ http://knittingcrochet.suite101.com/article.cfm/beginningofaknitter http://www.theknitstitch.com/charity.htm http://www.knittinguniverse.com/xrx/community/KnitU_Detail.php?DigestNumber=1444 http://www.learntoknit.com/instructions_kn.php3 http://www.learn-to-knit.com/ http://www.squidoo.com/knitting http://www.suite101.com/article.cfm/knitting_the_net/26806/2 http://knitknitting.com/ […]

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There is a lot of silicone oil stain on a batch 1000meters dyed knit. How to remove it safely?

March 24th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

While finishing after dyeing in a softflow machine due to some pH or temperature difference, the silicone oil separated from the emulsion and formed stains through the length of a 1000 ms batch of dyed knit. How get rid of the stain economically and safely? Rewash using a detergent (Dawn is best) It should be […]

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