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Need help with knitting on circular needles.?

March 20th, 2010 · No Comments · Knitting On Circular Needles

I am knitting straight on circular needles b/c my straight needles arent long enough. I have knit 1 row, now how do I knit the next one w/o joining the stitches? I have been knitting for over 40 years but learned some great tricks from this website. You even get to watch a video (online). […]

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knitting with a circular needle question?

March 18th, 2010 · 5 Comments · Knitting On Circular Needles

i want to use a circular needle to knit a baby hat… the one I currently own is around 45cm long…. are there others on the market that are shorter in length.. or is it possible to knit this hat on a long circular… small circular knitted items can be knitted with long circular needles […]

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who know how to get 5 stitches to an inch on round circular knitting needles?

March 16th, 2010 · 5 Comments · Knitting On Circular Needles

Greetings! I’m knitting with a circular knitting needle size8 (as required by the pattern) when I did a Gauge using the same size needle I got 4 stitches per inch. So I went down to a size 7 & I got the same Gauge….:0( Then, I went down to a size, and still got the […]

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Circular knitting needles?

March 14th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Knitting On Circular Needles

I’m using circular knitting needles to make an afghan, but they keep twisting and making it difficult to actually knit. I’m constantly untwisting them. Any suggestions on how to stop them from twisting? Thank you You can soften them up first by putting them in warm water and letting them "rest" before using, if these […]

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how do you start circular knitting?

March 12th, 2010 · 5 Comments · Knitting On Circular Needles

I want to make a ribbed cap but i don’t know if I start right away doing the k2p2 or do knit stitch for one whole round then do k2p2 and should the cast ons be tight or not For the cast-on, you want a looser stretchy stitch. I usually use the cable cast-on, but […]

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When using circular knitting needles, what length should the cord be if I want to make sleeves?

March 10th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Knitting On Circular Needles

Thanks 😀 Are you knitting the sleeves from the bottom up or just how are you doing this? Adding a length for sleeves to material you are working on? If you are starting at the bottom of the sleeve and want to know how long the yarn should be to cast on the amount of […]

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Circular knitting for beginners?

March 8th, 2010 · 5 Comments · Knitting On Circular Needles

I am just learning to knit in the round (I’ve got a pair of circular needles about 30", and I can knit a little tube using the magic loop knitting method). What are some really easy circular projects? I found some patterns for socks and mittens online, but both of them seem pretty complicated (ie. […]

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Knitters: Have you tried adjustable length circular knitting needles?

March 6th, 2010 · 6 Comments · Knitting On Circular Needles

What do you think of them? Is there a brand you like or one you’d stay away from? Why? Although many people will tell you they like the Denise set, I have tried it and it did come apart when the work got heavier. This happened to me several times with different size needles. I […]

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What are good websites for knitting patterns that use circular needles?

March 4th, 2010 · 5 Comments · Knitting On Circular Needles

I am a teen and I just got a set of circular needles. Preferably sites that don’t require registration Thanks : ) i have been knitting for 5 years and i got a set that has circular needles size 2-12 and you screw those onto either the plastic part that is 12 16 20 or […]

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What is the difference between knitting with a rectangular and circular knitting loom (knifty knitter)?

March 2nd, 2010 · 2 Comments · Knitting On Circular Needles

You can make pretty much any pattern that you have on a flat (rectangular) knitting machine whereas on a round knitter you are pretty limited. I recently bought a knitting machine (flat) and can do everything with it that I want including cables, rib, intarsia (making pictures with different colored wool), you name it. It […]

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