a thread for knitters

See pirates, it IS a knitting club!

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28/04/2012 at 19:24
I find knitting on 4 needles really easy but my granny taught me when I was a very small TP so I guess I've had a lot of years to get used to it
29/04/2012 at 08:04

I like knitting on 4 needles. The 1st couple of rounds are usually a bit fiddly though.

Recently I have been k,p,k into 1 stitch. That makes little bobbles.

02/05/2012 at 18:59
Tomorrow, my son is at nursery so I'm thinking i'll set aside 30 minutes to knit. Hmm, should I do blanket for daughter, blanket for grandfather or socks for my brother? They are all projects that need finishing
28/06/2012 at 12:42

I was going to post this on the Mundane thread but then remembered there was a proper knitters thread...

I've just finished my first proper knitting project.  It's a baby blanket, lace and cable stripes and it's taken me a couple of months.  I've just washed it and it's now stretched out nice and flat to dry and it looks great   I'm amazed at how much better it looks now it's been through the washing machine, can't believe it's the same blanket and that I actually made it!  I may try and post a pic later on.

28/06/2012 at 12:56
Well done GG. I'd love to see a pic
28/06/2012 at 17:00

http://s3.runnersworld.co.uk/members/images/342378/gallery/photo_(1).jpg?width=350

 

28/06/2012 at 17:01

Yay, it worked!!

28/06/2012 at 17:03
http://s3.runnersworld.co.uk/members/images/342378/gallery/photo.jpg?width=350

 Closer up to see pattern better...

Edited: 28/06/2012 at 17:03
28/06/2012 at 18:03
That is beautiful. Where is the pattern from?
28/06/2012 at 19:09

Thank you.  I used a pattern from Ravelry, made a few slight alterations here and there, mainly the edging style.

28/06/2012 at 21:47

Beautiful blanket GG

28/06/2012 at 23:54

Top work, GG.

I shall post a piccie of my new scarf fter the weekend.

T'is rather cool

07/07/2012 at 16:14

why no copy and paste!!!

I'm not going to type the entire message.

Yarnbomb Consortium
20 Maple Ave.
Manchester
M21 8BD

Knit a square, any yarn, any size, any colour, any which way you want. Send it to Yarnbomb Consortium by Sept 1.

It's for a project. If you are interested you can just knit a square or find them on facebook it's not hard it may even be fun.

 

 


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