Saturday, May 12, 2007

I forgot to say that the person who "won" my chair at the auction was the organizer of the whole thing!!!! She had told me that she wanted the chair- and , well, I guess she wasn't kidding!!!!!!
As I was cruising around, I found a meme at Miss Ewe's ( While I don't normally do the meme thing, I enjoyed this one- And I challenge anyone reading this to add it to their own posts-

Mark with bold the things you have knit (or are knitting), with italics the ones you plan to do sometime, and leave the rest.
Garter stitch
Knitting with metal wire
Stockinette stitch
Socks: top-down
Socks: toe-up -tried this once-unsuccessfully-plan to try again- anyone have a good pattern?
Knitting with camel yarn
Mittens: Cuff-up
Mittens: Tip-down
Knitting with silk
Moebius band knitting -used to do this by accident now and then. Now I say I did it on purpose.
Participating in a KALSweater
Drop stitch patterns
Knitting with recycled/secondhand yarn
Slip stitch patterns
Knitting with banana fiber yarn
Domino knitting (=modular knitting)
Twisted stitch patterns
Knitting with bamboo yarn
Two end knitting -I watched a display of group knitting once- with 4 knitters- is that what this means?
Charity knitting
Knitting with soy yarn
Toy/doll clothing
Knitting with circular needles
Baby items
Knitting with your own handspun yarn
Graffiti knitting (hunh??????)
Continental knitting
Designing knitted garments
Cable stitch patterns (incl. Aran)
Lace patterns
Publishing a knitting book (- yeah, when flying monkeys come out of my....never mind))
Teaching a child to knit
American/English knitting
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 handspun yarn
Knitting with dpns
Holiday related knitting
Teaching a male how to knit
Knitting for a living (One would have to work long and hard to do that!)
Knitting with cotton
Knitting smocking
Dying yarn
Steeks-next on the list!
Knitting art
Knitting two socks on two circulars simultaneously
Knitting with wool
Textured knitting
Kitchener stitch
Knitting with beads
Long Tail CO
Knitting and purling backwards-and hated it- it didn't feel right
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
Freeform knitting
Short rows
Cuffs/fingerless mits/armwarmers
Knitting a pattern from an online knitting magazine
Thrummed knitting
Knitting a gift
Knitting for pets
Knitting with dog/cat hair-when it gets wet, does it smell doggy?
Hair accessories
Knitting in Public

Hmmm- I guess I have tried out a few more things than I had thought!


Ruth said...

Does knitting with dog/cat hair count when the cat and dog have managed to sleep on the yarn, thereby imbuing it with fur?

Miss Scarlett said...

Phew! Look at that list! Lady, you have done some knitting.
Sorry, I just tagged you for a Meme - I should have looked first. There is no expectation that you participate, but if you wanna...