A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Did you know you can view all images posted by a member? Learn how here!
Total Members: 297,468
Currently Running With Scissors:
401 Guests and 7 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1]
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Anybody Ever Knit Anything From The Book Domiknitrix?  (Read 513 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
CrazedWizard
Offline Offline

Posts: 71
Joined: 03-Oct-2006

I can fly! I can fly! I can...oh s%^$


View Profile WWW
« on: June 13, 2007 05:18:51 AM »

Hello All!

For my birthday my sister got me the book Domiknitrix: Whip Your Knitting into Shape by Jennifer Stafford. Grin
I am in love with many of the patterns in there and will pick one to start knitting within the next few weeks but I was wondering if anyone has made anything from this book and if so what did you think? Any comments on them? Maybe even pictures?

Thank you
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Ohhh blog (I hate the word "blog) goodness. http://ribbonsofwords.blogspot.com/
LandShark
« Reply #1 on: June 13, 2007 12:17:49 PM »

I knit the L'il Red Riding Hoodie (in Black).  You can see pics on my blog:

http://sticks-and-tones.blogspot.com/2007/05/lil-black-riding-hoodie.html

I'm very happy with how it came out, and thought the pattern was pretty well-written (there were a few errors, though, which you can find on the Domiknitrix website).  It's held-up very well with wear, though it is pilling a bit (but I've worn it a lot).

I haven't tried anything else from the book yet.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

creepyhugger
« Reply #2 on: June 13, 2007 04:15:03 PM »

check the knitalongs.  that book is quite popular.
THIS ROCKS   Logged
CrazedWizard
Offline Offline

Posts: 71
Joined: 03-Oct-2006

I can fly! I can fly! I can...oh s%^$


View Profile WWW
« Reply #3 on: June 14, 2007 06:12:59 AM »

Landshark it looks wonderful!
I want to knit everything in that book! I really want to learn intrashia so I'm thinking I'll start out withy the star pillow to learn that then move on to some other things. Anybody try the wolf sweater or halter top? I have my eye on both of those. The halter top mostly...a gal with barely any chest can wear those things ya know...it's of the perks of having no chest really *snickers*
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Ohhh blog (I hate the word "blog) goodness. http://ribbonsofwords.blogspot.com/
LandShark
« Reply #4 on: June 14, 2007 06:35:51 AM »

Thanks, CrazedWizard!

I forgot to add in my original post that there is a knitalong for the book:

http://domiknitrixkal.blogspot.com/

Doesn't get a whole lot of traffic, though, unfortunately.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

isisfae
New England Yarn Addict
Offline Offline

Posts: 662
Joined: 06-Nov-2006

i poke badgers with spoons!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: June 14, 2007 07:06:01 AM »

there's quite a few errors in the book from what i've been told. i know 2 people who have made the snow devil hat and hated each and every stitch while knitting it b/c the pattern was written strangely. the results were great though

here's the FO
http://forum.getstitchy.com/viewtopic.php?t=234&highlight=snow+devil+hat

and another knitter's gripes about the Snow Devil Hat pattern
http://forum.getstitchy.com/viewtopic.php?t=785&highlight=snow+devil+hat
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please. ~Mark Twain
Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
The Monday Makeover - Cat Eye Tutorial
The Monday Makeover - Highlighted Face Tutorial
Three Tricks to Achieve Bold Brows with Jeanine Lobell
D.S. & Durga Perfume House
Talk Pretty to Me: Cute Summer Hair and Makeup Ideas
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Sandwich Wrap
Falling Leaves
Meatless Monday: Provencal Inspired Quiche

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.