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: Do you have a crafty tattoo?  We'd love to feature it in our Crafty Tattoos blog series!  Share it with us here!
Total Members: 301,968
Currently Running With Scissors:
330 Guests and 4 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: magic loop wooooooes!  (Read 371 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
bruisinraincloud
☺B U L L Y☺
Offline Offline

Posts: 1094
Joined: 29-Jan-2007

bully


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« on: November 28, 2007 07:20:36 PM »

I am trying to make up socks for my CHRISTmas gifts this year (strapped for cash, you know the drill...so make it! LOL)

I have tried making them with the magic loop method & I end up with a tangled mess.....

is there a particular size circular needle I need to use to create this?

I have a

 6.00 mm (us:1) 29"-73.5 cm circular needle

can I magic loop with it?

thanks!


THIS ROCKS   Logged

nothing tastes as good as being fit feels! Did you workout today???
redwitch
« Reply #1 on: November 28, 2007 08:57:13 PM »

If my understanding of 29 inches is right, then definitely! Check out the video on KH?

What pattern are you using? Could you consider DPNs even if just till you understand socks or knitting in the round? Or maybe 2 circs? (if you continue to find ML difficult)

THIS ROCKS   Logged
soozeq
« Reply #2 on: November 28, 2007 09:35:57 PM »

A 6mm is a US 10. You're making thick socks right? But the length is fine to ML with.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

sue
bruisinraincloud
☺B U L L Y☺
Offline Offline

Posts: 1094
Joined: 29-Jan-2007

bully


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: November 29, 2007 04:38:35 AM »

http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=210675.msg2259447#msg2259447

here's another post where I'm talking about my DPN socks.....I just don't know what I'm doing wrong....all of them are like house socks (if you know what I mean).....maybe it's the thickness of the yarn...
THIS ROCKS   Logged

nothing tastes as good as being fit feels! Did you workout today???
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
How to Make Fudge: Homemade Holiday Recipe
BBQ Baked Beans Recipe
Butternut Squash Mac and Cheese
How to Make Macaroni and Cheese
Tips on Making Buttermilk Fried Chicken
Latest Blog Articles
Meatless Monday: TVP Chik'n Nuggets
@Home This Weekend: Colorful Garden Chairs
Craftster Quickies: How to Make Palette Coasters

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 ©2003-2015, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.