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1  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Beehive beanie on: December 07, 2011 03:18:52 PM
It's really nice! Looks sooo soft.
2  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: knitting a hat with 29" circular needles? on: November 25, 2011 05:53:41 AM
Thank you! This is the first time I've heard of the Traveling Loop... It looks like exactly like what I need!

I've never seen the travelling loop before but it's definitely  different than the magic loop method. Here's a video for magic loop:

I use it for hats, socks (two at a time), amigurumi's. Just about anything that has to be knit in the round really. It's just easier than having a specific cable length for the thing you need and if your items varies in size (Like a hat or ami's) then you don't have to change your method of knitting. Super easy!

I love using Magic Loop, but I haven't been able to figure out how to use it for hats because at 29" total the cable is just a pinch too short for me to work with... Traveling Loop looks promising though!
3  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / knitting a hat with 29" circular needles? on: November 24, 2011 02:28:22 PM
I started knitting the Kami Hat with my 16" size 8 circulars, but the circumference is 1-2 inches too small, so I want to switch to larger needles.

I have a pair of 29" size 9 circulars, a pair of size 9 DPNs (who knows why...), and a pair of 16" size 10 circs (which I would rather not use, since I'm worried it might yield TOO large a circumference...).

I know I could definitely restart the hat with the size 9 DPNs, but if there is a way to use the 29" circs, that would be even better. Any ideas?

Thanks! Smiley
4  Halloween / Halloween Costumes / Re: A Baby Tardis - Complete with the Doctor! on: November 10, 2011 07:06:10 PM
How cool to finally find the original source of all the pictures floating around the Internet!

The Tardis hat is hilarious, and I love that you actually made a sonic screwdriver... really impressive!
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