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41  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Question about knitting pattern on: August 15, 2013 06:25:56 PM
Yep, that would be what you do.
42  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Ordering Yarn Online? on: July 16, 2013 07:57:45 AM
Knitpicks.com has a good variety of yarn, decent quality and great prices right now with their semiannual yarn sale until the beginning of August or so. Another site is elann.com; you have to sign in but they offer great discounts on brand name middle to high quality yarn as well as good pricing on their house brand. Both these sites offer similar yarns that you'd find in your local yarn store.
43  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Rolling Stones on: June 17, 2013 03:45:26 PM
Things like the RS logo and any artwork from their covers would be covered under trademark or copyright laws and not available to be reproduced. So unless you design your own version, you might not be able to find anything.
44  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: knitting term on: June 10, 2013 03:23:02 PM
It's the side that's toward you.
45  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Knitting directions on: May 28, 2013 08:26:48 PM
I can't load the link, it's 'forbidden'. However, my guess is you're to do it on every following row 3 times. It's okay to write a couple of lines of the pattern to get help on it. That helps give us more context.
46  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: help! gauge issue! on: May 11, 2013 07:37:01 AM
Yay! Glad it worked out.
47  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: help! gauge issue! on: May 06, 2013 07:12:15 PM
It's better to use appropriate needles for the yarn, then do a smaller size of the pattern. Knit the increase rows/rounds until the body stitches are about the chest measurement you want, then CO a few stitches at the underarm. I'm presuming this is a top down yoke. Knit the lengths for the body and sleeves for the 24 mo size so he can wear it longer.
48  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Is it possible to resize this pattern? on: April 29, 2013 04:04:36 PM
Sure, you can make it larger, just use measurements. Here's a chart with actual body measurements for children - http://www.craftyarncouncil.com/childsize.html - you probably want to do a size 4. Add 2" to the chest measurement, which will be the number of rows. The number of stitches CO at the body will determine the length, and you need the sleeve circumference for the cast on at the wrist. If you can measure something he wears that's not small for him, just use those measurements for sizing. Sleeves knit a little longer and rolled up, and length a bit longer mean he may be able to wear it for 2 years, so larger isn't always bad. Once they reach the toddler sizes, kids grow taller faster than wider.
49  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: What am I doing wrong? on: March 26, 2013 08:41:06 AM
I think your stitches are twisted, which can cause it to bias, and would make the k2tog lean to the left. Knit the sts in the leg closest to the tip of the needle, and for the decs, you would probably have to do ssk instead of k2tog.
50  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Sprechen Sie deutsch? German pattern help on: February 25, 2013 04:02:30 PM
Ravelry has a forum called Excuse Me that helps in translating patterns into other languages. If you can find a pattern page for it, there could be a link to a translation too.
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