Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.12 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: mathwizard
Forum: Crochet! 08-10-2013, 09:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,132
Posted By mathwizard
Cute!

Cute!
Forum: General Knitting 06-14-2013, 10:28 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,076
Posted By mathwizard
I have had Creative Knitting but is mostly...

I have had Creative Knitting but is mostly concerned with patterns. Knitter Magazine is good for patterns, some technique. Cast on is good . Check out t your local library nd look to see if they...
Forum: General Knitting 05-21-2013, 09:20 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,403
Posted By mathwizard
Thumbs up Good at everything

Nah, I love to knit and crochet and many other crafts but I hate filet crochet. I had to do it for the Masters program for the crochet guild ( they have a new one now) and hated it because one...
Forum: General Knitting 05-21-2013, 09:07 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 754
Posted By mathwizard
Cutting down the clutter

:???: I thought that I would cut down the clutter and go digital with some knitting magazine subscriptions. I also should say that since I got and iPad for a christmas just over a year ago my PC is...
Forum: General Knitting 05-15-2012, 06:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,013
Posted By mathwizard
Knitting videos

I just got an iPad after Christmas and it is awesome! Knitting Help has videos but not for the iPad??? I would have bought the application in a heart beat as I can't always get a signal and the...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-15-2012, 05:48 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 646
Posted By mathwizard
Thank you Suzeeq and SaLmonmac! The concept of...

Thank you Suzeeq and SaLmonmac! The concept of the pocket I did a different way on a hoodie but this is the exact type of pocket I wanted. The hoodie pocket was a side opening pocket and knitted by...
Forum: How-to Questions 05-15-2012, 05:44 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 646
Posted By mathwizard
The video was perfect! Just what I needed. When...

The video was perfect! Just what I needed. When did Drops Design start doing videos?
Forum: How-to Questions 05-14-2012, 08:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 646
Posted By mathwizard
Creating a pocket

:woot: I have a son who is actually letting me make him something. Up until now all he wanted was a hat which I made but it grew, lol. I remade the hat with different yarn and he loves it! His...
Forum: Crochet! 05-06-2012, 06:10 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,879
Posted By mathwizard
Horrible

It is really soft yarn but my horror story concerns growth. I knit a spiral hat for my son and it fit him beautifully until he washed it. It grew!! Now it is toooooo big and the dryer didn't bring...
Forum: Crochet! 07-24-2011, 01:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,324
Posted By mathwizard
more

I don't place knitting or crochet as one better than the other. I do both and enjoy both! I prefer knitting most clothing and crochet is house items and whatever catches my interest. I have been...
Forum: Crochet! 07-23-2011, 03:44 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,324
Posted By mathwizard
Knook

I am sorry as I didn't intend to upset people but I think we should try to share our knowledge and not make a profit to extremes. I have said for years that knitting and crochet had lots in common.
Forum: Crochet! 07-23-2011, 07:18 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 9,324
Posted By mathwizard
Knook

I got an email this morning from Leisure Arts about the Knook. What is the Knook, well it is a way to knit with a tool they call the knook which is a special crochet hook and a piece of leather...
Forum: General Knitting 07-10-2011, 08:13 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,727
Posted By mathwizard
Another question: Can you do too much seaming? ...

Another question: Can you do too much seaming? When I first saw the topic that is what I thought it was asking.
Forum: Knitters Knear You 07-03-2011, 09:57 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,540
Posted By mathwizard
Seed Stitch Fine Yarn in Salem, Mass has a great...

Seed Stitch Fine Yarn in Salem, Mass has a great group on Thursday night at 6pm until to 8. We knit and have lots of fun!
Forum: General Knitting 07-03-2011, 09:27 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,496
Posted By mathwizard
circular cast-on

I am making my first knitted afghan. I have crocheted many but never knitted one. I saw on the back cover of Knitter's magazine(the inside cover) an afghan and started to drool with I have to make...
Forum: General Knitting 05-03-2011, 07:45 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,468
Posted By mathwizard
I checked at their site and the Kool Wool is a...

I checked at their site and the Kool Wool is a number 5 yarn. I would swatch it and you might have to go up a needle size to get gauge.
Forum: General Knitting 05-03-2011, 07:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,097
Posted By mathwizard
I would agree with any of the above. I did have...

I would agree with any of the above. I did have one problem with Caron Simply Soft. I knitted a spiral hat in black for my son and he loved it. He wash in and dried it in the dryer which you can...
Forum: General Knitting 05-03-2011, 07:31 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,056
Posted By mathwizard
You can frogg it and use different yarn. You can...

You can frogg it and use different yarn. You can check on Ravelry and see if anyone has some in their stash. Contact the manufacturer and see if you can get it from them. Try ebay. Worst case use...
Forum: General Knitting 05-03-2011, 07:23 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,904
Posted By mathwizard
I have a row/pattern/increase and decrease...

I have a row/pattern/increase and decrease counter. It is called "Peg-It" Knitting Counter by Susan Bates. It is a little peg board with a section to peg for rows, pattern rows, increase/decrease...
Forum: Crochet! 05-02-2011, 08:02 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,093
Posted By mathwizard
Cabling in crochet is like in knitting as you...

Cabling in crochet is like in knitting as you don't want a hole to be showing. I would suggest you do a gauge swatch or practice the cable stitch before you make the sweater. With practice the...
Forum: Crochet! 05-02-2011, 07:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,577
Posted By mathwizard
Did you ever think of doing the crab stitch aka...

Did you ever think of doing the crab stitch aka reverse single crochet? it will hide a lot of stuff and is very decorative.
Forum: Crochet! 07-11-2010, 10:13 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,291
Posted By mathwizard
conference

Yesterday I went to the Crochet/Knitting Conference in Manchester, NH. I went for the shopping and to meet someone. I bought a Hummingbird crochet hook made out of beautiful wood, two square...
Forum: Crochet! 07-09-2010, 05:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,019
Posted By mathwizard
bootie help

First off after chaining 27 it says nothing about doing dc. Can you provide a link to the pattern?
Forum: General Knitting 06-29-2010, 05:10 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,081
Posted By mathwizard
yep

Yep, been there and done that. I usually go away to something else and come back later to the problem. I usually crochet or some other craft as I do a lot and sometimes the light comes on and back...
Forum: Crochet! 06-13-2010, 10:31 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,840
Posted By mathwizard
Did I miss the link? No picture. As a knitter I...

Did I miss the link? No picture. As a knitter I am into making a shawl right now and some knitted patterns are real easy to adapt to crochet and others are not. I crochet as well and would like to...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:46 AM.