Thursday, May 24, 2007

For fun!

Mark with bold the things you have ever knit, with italics the ones you plan to do sometime, and leave the rest.

Garter stitch- this I learned when I was 5!
Knitting with metal wire
Shawl- or at least I've tried a few times!
Stockinette stitch- just figured that out a 3 years ago!
Socks: top-down- many times!
Socks: toe-up- first one is on the needles
Knitting with camel yarn
Mittens: Cuff-up
Mittens: Tip-down
Hat- first thing I finished for my daughter
Knitting with silk
Moebius band knitting
Participating in a KAL- just a few!
Sweater- baby sweaters, yes...not for me yet
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
Charity knitting
Knitting with soy yarn
Toy/doll clothing
Knitting with circular needles
Baby items
Knitting with your own handspun yarn
Graffiti knitting (knitting items on, or to be left on the street)
Continental knitting- I've tried and can do it...just not very well
Designing knitted garments- my first pair of fingerless gloves
Cable stitch patterns (incl. Aran)-
Lace patterns- only succeeded on socks so far
Publishing a knitting book
Teaching a child to knit- as soon as she's old enough!
American/English knitting (as opposed to continental)
Knitting to make money- I've pattern tested and knit samples
Button holes
Knitting with alpaca
Fair Isle knitting
Norwegian knitting
Dying with plant colours
Knitting items for a wedding
Household items (dishcloths, washcloths, tea cosies...)
Knitting socks (or other small tubular items)on two circulars
Olympic knitting
Knitting with someone else's handspun yarn
Knitting with dpns
Holiday related knitting
Teaching a male how to knit
Knitting for a living
Knitting with cotton
Knitting smocking
Dying yarn- Oh so much fun!
Knitting art
Knitting two socks on two circulars simultaneously
Knitting with wool
Textured knitting
Kitchener BO
Knitting with beads
Long Tail CO
Knitting and purling backwards
Machine knitting- when I was younger, my mom had a knitting machine. I used it to make all sorts of little things, including a scarf for my brother's Xmas gift one year! I definitely want to get one eventually.
Knitting with self patterning/self striping/variegating yarn
Stuffed toys
Baby items
Knitting with cashmere
Knitting with synthetic yarn
Writing a pattern- it's on a post-it somewhere- for fingerless gloves with a cable down the middle
Intarsia- I started a dish cloth with a canadian flag on it for a good friend of mine. She's from Buffalo but is completely obsessed with Canada.
Knitting with linen
Knitting for preemies
Tubular CO
Freeform knitting
Short rows
Cuffs/fingerless mits/armwarmers
Knitting a pattern from an online knitting magazine
Knitting on a loom
Thrummed knitting
Knitting a gift
Knitting for pets
Knitting with dog/cat hair
Hair accessories
Knitting in public