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How to clean or fix a bleach stain on light brown cotton knit?

March 22nd, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

I washed my knit top with gain liquid detergent. It was the first time I washed it. It was my favorite top. where can I get the dye and how would I use it? Also what if it comes out and stain the white blouse collar attatched to it. what’s an applique? Try using a […]

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Are cable knit bags okay to use during the summer?

March 20th, 2010 · No Comments · How To Knit

I got a grey old navy cable knit bag at a garage sale and i was wondering if it’s okay to use during the summer, even though i know it’s more of a winter item. As long as you are comfortable with it. Unless you are a fashion diva, which i doubt you are not, […]

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How to remove deodorant stains from a new knit dress?

March 18th, 2010 · 1 Comment · How To Knit

I just bought a new knit dress, but after wearing it only once it has nasty deodorant stains in the armpits. I tried using stain remover and washing it, but that seemed to make it worse. How can I remove the stains without ruining my dress? Rub the materials together or even try rubbing nylon […]

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What garments are made out of Knit fabric?

March 16th, 2010 · 8 Comments · How To Knit

I need to create a garment made out knit fabric for school and I was just wondering what type of garments could possibly be made out of this? Please keep in mind that I cannot knit anything. I have to sew it. Thank you. Oh yeah it has to be made for the winter season. […]

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What is the difference between single knit and double knit stretch fabric?

March 14th, 2010 · 2 Comments · How To Knit

My sewing machine manual has different instructions for sewing single knit and double knit stretch knit fabric. But it doesn’t describe what the difference is between the two fabrics and I don’t know. Can someone please explain the difference between the two fabrics? Also, if you have any suggestions or expertise on making a smooth, […]

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How should I wash my beloved knit cap?

March 12th, 2010 · 6 Comments · How To Knit

I have a knit hat that is made out of some kind of artificial yarn (polyester, or whatever they make that stuff out of). I pulled it out of the closet yesterday and it’s dusty. I’d like to wash it, but I’ve never washed it before. It has a lot of sentimental value, so I […]

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How long does it take to knit a sweater?

March 10th, 2010 · 5 Comments · How To Knit

How long does it take to knit a sweater? Depends on your skill.

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What’s a good project for learning to knit in rounds?

March 8th, 2010 · 7 Comments · How To Knit

Preferably something quick and easy. I just started knitting and really want to make socks but first I have to learn how to knit in rounds. Any suggestions for an easy project? Thank you! try legwarmers. You’ll just knit around and around on circular needles. No increasing or decreasing like in hats. Try the pattern […]

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How long after learning to knit did you first knit a nice scarf?

March 6th, 2010 · 4 Comments · How To Knit

I’d like to learn to knit, but only so I can make my own scarves. How long would it take to learn how to knit, then make a nice (that is, no misplaced stitches) scarf? Thanks! Well it depends on how much you practice. I’d say the average person needs about 8-10 hours of knitting […]

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How do you knit a Harry Potter scarf?

March 4th, 2010 · 2 Comments · How To Knit

I want to knit a Harry Potter scarf but the one that has small bars of gold not the ones with equal amounts of gold and maroon. I would prefer the stitches not to be very visable what size knitting needle should I use and what type of stitch? Also how many rows do you […]

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