Sunday, May 20, 2007

How do you knit?

I got this one from Indigirl's blog… The items in bold are things I’ve tried.

What have you done?

Afghan... does it count if I did three square and don't think I'll likely finish it?
Garter stitch
Knitting with metal wire
Stockinette stitch
Socks: top-down
Socks: toe-up (this is on my soon to learn list)
Knitting with camel yarn
Mittens: Cuff-up
Mittens: Tip-down
Knitting with silk -- blend yes, 100% no
Moebius band knitting
Participating in a KAL -- Fitted Knits Along
Sweater - working on number 3 now
Drop stitch patterns

Knitting with recycled/secondhand yarn -- recycled tshirts
Slip stitch patterns
Knitting with banana fiber yarn
Domino knitting (=modular knitting)
Twisted stitch patterns
Knitting with bamboo yarn

Two end knitting
Charity knitting
Knitting with soy yarn
Toy/doll clothing
Knitting with circular needles
Baby items
Knitting with your own hand-spun yarn
Graffiti knitting
Continental knitting - I've tried to teach myself but am very slow
Designing knitted garments
Cable stitch patterns (incl. Aran)
Lace patterns
Publishing a knitting book
Participate in an exchange
Teaching a child to knit - wonder if Bre will come back to knitting?
American/English knitting (as opposed to continental)
Knitting to make money
Knitting with alpaca
Fair Isle knitting
Norwegian knitting
Dying with plant colors
Knitting items for a wedding
Household items (dishcloths, washcloths, tea cosies)
Knitting socks (or other small tubular items) on one or two circulars
Knitting with someone else’s hand-spun yarn
Knitting with dpns
Holiday related knitting

Teaching a male how to knit - S has, briefly, learned and swatched
Knitting for a living
Knitting with cotton

Knitting smocking
Dying yarn
Steeks -- still seems scary
Knitting art
Knitting two socks on two circulars simultaneously
Fulling/felting - both on purpose and accidently {grin}
Knitting with wool
Textured knitting
Kitchener stitch
Knitted flowers
Knitting with beads
Swatching - I try my best to do what's best and swatch every time {evil grin}
Long Tail CO
Knitting and purling backwards
Machine knitting
Knitting with self patterning/self striping/variegated yarn
Stuffed toys
Baby items
Knitting with cashmere
Knitting with synthetic yarn
Writing a pattern
Knitting with linen
Knitting for preemies
Tubular CO
Free-form knitting
Short rows
Cuffs/fingerless mits/arm-warmers
Knitting a pattern from an on-line knitting magazine

Knitting on a loom
Thrummed knitting
Knitting a gift
Knitting for pets
Knitting with dog/cat hair - doesn't everyone with a cat and/or dog knit with hair even if not on purpose?
Hair accessories
Knitting in public

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