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1  Washington / Washington: West / Re: Any interest in a Olympia or Centralia craft group? on: January 01, 2011 06:34:15 PM
This is almost a year old, but if any of you are still around, I live in Rochester and would LOVE to have a knitting/crochet group!
2  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: Pattern deciphering on: July 28, 2007 10:06:00 AM
That was so fast.  Man, I love craftster!

Thank you!
3  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Pattern deciphering on: July 28, 2007 09:41:58 AM
I've already asked once about this silly pattern, which I keep putting down because I am not loving it.  But,  am determined to finish now and I have another question. 

Here is the pattern: http://www.knittingonthenet.com/patterns/babyswepetal.htm 

In the Dividing for Armholes section,  this is where my problem lies.

BO four, yada yada,  got it.  But then it says "Purl back, placing sleeve sts from holder on needle and placing markers at beginning and end of each sleeve." 

1.)  The sleeves are 19 stitches... they aren't really easily placed in a space of 4 BO'd stitches. 

2.)  Does place mean that I should purl them from the holders, or just slip them from the holders. 

2a.)  If it means slip,  do I just carry the yarn underneath and continue purling across the row afterward?  Won't that be uncomfortable while wearing the sweater later?

2b.)  If it means purling, then the drastic difference of 4/23 stitches comes into play... wouldn't that make a funny shaped armhole?

Can someone make sense of this for me?

4  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / Re: a quick pattern help question for ya'll on: July 14, 2007 07:59:11 AM
Aah,  thank you!

It IS a confusing way to write a pattern!  But it makes sense, thanks.
5  KNITTING / Knitting: Discussion and Questions / a quick pattern help question for ya'll on: July 13, 2007 10:39:55 PM
I'm making this sweater (http://www.knittingonthenet.com/patterns/babyswepetal.htm), I've just started and the pattern stitch is confusing me.  The end of each lines says "k2 instead of k1, k3 instead of k2" etc.  I've gotten to that part, and there is only one stitch left... so since it says k2 instead of k1, do I add a stitch? 

So far I've just been knitting the one(two,three, whatever) that are left, but I don't want it to end up wonky if I was meant to be adding stitches. 

6  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / Re: baby flower hat? on: July 10, 2007 10:54:22 PM
Then stem being stitched on afterward makes sense, and is very helpful! 

Thank you all very much!
7  CROCHET / Crochet: Discussion and Questions / baby flower hat? on: July 07, 2007 04:06:36 PM
I'm a knitter, but after seeing this hat http://www.littlewatkins.com/, the purple one on the far left, I am determined to crochet.  I have searched for a pattern like it but haven't been successful. 

Have any of you seen a pattern for something similar?
8  KNITTING / Knitting: Completed Projects / Re: Pink Frosting in Blue on: June 11, 2007 05:02:54 PM
Ooh, I REALLY love this!  It's super cute, well done!
9  MORE ART, LESS CRAFT / More Art, Less Craft: Completed Works / Re: My Journal of Photos on: April 27, 2007 10:01:00 PM
Your photos are really striking.

The barber chair is uber creepy, extremely affective!

And the last one,  I love it.  LOVE it. 

Big fat thumbs up, yo.  Great pictures.  Seriously. 
10  CLOTHING / Clothing for Curvaceous Craftsters: Completed Projects / Re: I made an outfit (lot's o pics) on: April 13, 2007 06:28:52 PM
You are cute as freakin' PIE!

I'm impressed by the fly!!  And the shirt is SUPER!
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