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1  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Three year fear on: December 06, 2008 05:04:42 AM
Stretching really depends on the fiber you're using. For example cotton has no memory, meaning it will stretch & stretch, while wool has excellent memory, so you can tug on it and it'll snap right back into place.
2  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Blocking Wool-Ease on: December 05, 2008 06:48:45 PM
With wool-ease you can really just throw it in the washer & dryer. Take it out when it's a little bit damp and pin it or roll it to finish drying (rolling will take longer to dry).
3  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: noob question :D on: October 03, 2008 05:32:42 AM
Yep, you slip a stitch. Put your needle in the stitch as if to purl, then just slide the stitch to your right needle. And yes, you stay in the rib pattern.
4  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Re: Crochet book recommendations please! on: October 03, 2008 05:28:42 AM
I'd go with the Harmony guides, I love mine.
5  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Re: Interweave Crochet Summer 2008 on: October 03, 2008 05:26:53 AM
I haven't been inspired by crochet much lately, but I saw the Spanish Moss coat yesterday and fell madly in love! I picked up the issue.
6  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Re: Talk to me about cones of yarn on: October 03, 2008 05:25:26 AM
They're generally meant for weaving, but you can find them in just about any fiber type and use them however you'd like. They're usually a pretty good deal. One word of caution about using a WW cotton...your sweater will stretch like the dickens.

I can't believe I just used the word 'dickens' in a sentence...I'm getting so old.
7  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Felted Paper Crane Pattern Help! on: October 02, 2008 08:22:45 AM
Hmmm...could you maybe link to the pattern? That might give us a better perspective.
8  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Felted Paper Crane Pattern Help! on: October 01, 2008 06:47:29 PM
I think maybe you got so used to casting on that you're not reading the rest of the pattern properly...lines 7 -12 do NOT say to co, only to bo.
9  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: lace scarf finished! on: September 26, 2008 05:14:56 PM
Lovely! I plan on making that one myself someday.
10  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Green Day in blue on: September 08, 2008 08:31:13 PM
Thanks to everyone for the comments! (Except gwendolynmoon, the recipient and also a twat.)  Grin
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