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11  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Looking for a Cardigan Pattern.. on: December 12, 2007 08:55:28 PM
Hey Y'all,
After knitting for years and years I've decided its time to make a cardigan. I've been digging around online for days and cannot find quite what I want. I'm looking for a basic cardigan pattern (ie- no lace or super fancy stitches) knit in a bulky or chunky type yarn. Free is good too. Also, I'm not opposed to a sweater pattern, Its just that I'm a bit odd shaped. Cardigans usually fit me much better. I just need something that won't take me for freaking ever- I'm one of those people that knits on the metro and occasionally at like 4 30 in the morning. Help me Craft-stars!!
12  COOKING / Recipes and Cooking Tips / Thai Chicken Wraps on: December 12, 2007 05:59:25 PM
I'm trying to figure out how to eat actual meals without wasting a lot of food, since I live alone. So, here it goes.
This is a small serving, for 2, maybe 3 people.

2 chicken breasts, coated in Braggs (or soy sauce) whatever seasonings you have, cayenne pepper
cook these in a frying pan with a little bit of oil

julienne 1/3 cucumber, shred some carrots, chop a bit of red onion and mix with some vinegar, a few splashes of braggs, salt (if needed) and cayenne pepper to taste. leave to marinate while everything else cooks.

put about 1/4-1/3 cup of peanut butter in a bowl. add a tablespoon or so of vinegar and a few dashes of braggs. microwave for 30 seconds or so, until soft. mix, add olive oil till smooth (no more than a few tbs). add cayenne, garlic and ginger to taste.

warm a tortilla, spread some of the peanut sauce on it, fill with chicken and cucumber salad. I added sprouts on top. EAT!

This is pretty basic as I have an empty kitchen. Anyone have any suggestions for improvement?
13  UNITED STATES / Washington, D.C. / Where To Sell Stuff? on: December 05, 2007 10:35:52 PM
Has anyone had any success selling in any stores in town? I'm looking to sell some jewelry and knitted items at pretty moderate prices.
14  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Yet Another U-Lock Cozy.. on: December 05, 2007 08:01:05 PM
I really love making these. I used leftover yarn from my Dr. Who scarf

15  CRAFTY BUSINESS ADVICE / Crafty Business Discussion / Slighty Confused About Copyright on: December 04, 2007 12:50:19 AM
So I bought some pendants on ebay. You know, the octopus ones that everyone has. I figure since these are everywhere there is probably no copyright infringement to worry about, right? As long as I make necklaces out of them I'm ok?
16  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Dr. Who-like Scarf for My Man on: December 03, 2007 09:56:29 PM
Finished!
Actually finished a few weeks ago but I was really anxious to give it to him and forgot to take pictures. So I borrowed it tonight. Woolease knit in Cartridge Belt Rib which I love love love because you don't have to purl!





17  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Moda Dea Tweedle Dee and a Question about Sweaters on: December 02, 2007 05:56:54 PM
So after a very successful trip to Michael's yesterday I ended up with some Moda Dea Tweedle Dee shaded effect yarn in indigo run. Its really gorgeous, really soft and I think I'm gonna make a scarf out of it. So here's my question. What stitch should I use? I feel the colors and texture would work really well with a seed stitch (which I of course, loathe)- but its too good for a plain garter stitch and maybe too thick to look nice ribbed. Maybe a dropped stitch scarf? Anyone ever use this stuff before? Any ideas? Its bulky and knit with a size 11 needle.


Also, does anyone have a free pattern for a relatively easy sweater or cardigan knit in bulky yarn?
After knitting for 10 years its time to take the plunge..
18  JEWELRY AND TRINKETS / Trinkets and Jewelry: Completed Projects: Reconstructed / Army Boy + Hula Girl Earrings on: November 29, 2007 09:21:14 PM
self explanatory. I found hula girl on the ground and knew she was made for better things. Army boy came along and insisted to be paired with her.
19  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / New Banana Republic Hat! Must make!! on: November 29, 2007 07:44:13 PM
Not that I shop there or anything, but I saw a picture of this in a newspaper ad and NEED to make it. Its got a BRIM! I don't even know how I would start... well, ok, not true. Can anyone tell if this is knit or crocheted?
20  NEWS AND DISCUSSION ABOUT CRAFTSTER / Suggest New Boards and New Features / Homebrewing Forum? on: November 26, 2007 07:32:52 PM
I don't know if this would generate a lot of interest. But its so crafty to brew your own booze.
Anyone??
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