Instructables: exploring - living - yarn - knit - wool http://www.instructables.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 20:50:04 PDT BLOX v1.01 Red Schtrumpf Hat http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-Schtrumpf-Hat/
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:20:50 PDT
The Not-Moss-Stitch Circle Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Not-Moss-Stitch-Circle-Scarf/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/GWMB/HN46KVB7/FDKGWMBHN46KVB7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/GWMB/HN46KVB7/FDKGWMBHN46KVB7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/GWMB/HN46KVB7/FDKGWMBHN46KVB7.SMALL.jpg MissLivia Inspired by a scarf I found at Gap, I developed this knitting pattern to create a really warm, stretchy, soft scarf. The name comes from the fact that Gap called their version of the scarf the "Moss Stitch Scarf", yet it isn't not actually what I would consider a moss stitch (for a visual explanatio...
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Wed, 23 Oct 2013 21:10:48 PDT
The Knitting Pipe (now with 3D printing!) http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Knitting-Pipe/
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Fri, 2 Aug 2013 09:28:04 PDT
Making my mittens convertible (flip-tops) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-my-mittens-convertible-flip-tops/
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Fri, 2 Nov 2012 14:36:23 PDT
Felted Cat Toy - Easy, Free, No Knitting Required http://www.instructables.com/id/Felted-Cat-Toy-Easy-Free-No-Knitting-Required/
Felted Cat Toy - Easy, Free, No Knitting Required - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/9Y3E/GXL5OT0L/FBJ9Y3EGXL5OT0L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/9Y3E/GXL5OT0L/FBJ9Y3EGXL5OT0L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBJ/9Y3E/GXL5OT0L/FBJ9Y3EGXL5OT0L.SMALL.jpg pltate Did you just get a couple of cute, adorable kittens and forget to buy them some cat toys?  Fret no more.  Gather together some scrap yarn and make your own cat toys in no time at all.  What I like about this toy is that it is easy to make and requires no knitting.  Plus, these steps and measurements...
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Sat, 21 Jan 2012 07:07:58 PST
Baby Booties- quick and easy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Baby-Booties-quick-and-easy/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/ME48/GRFNDEWS/FNSME48GRFNDEWS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/ME48/GRFNDEWS/FNSME48GRFNDEWS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNS/ME48/GRFNDEWS/FNSME48GRFNDEWS.SMALL.jpg kazpaz US 8 - 5.0 mm Yarn Aran/ Aran Tweed Weight Aran / 10 ply (8 wpi) Colorway Cream with grey trim Notes These are small so may fit 0-3mnths CO - 32 st in grey wool (with mine that measured 7 inches) K3 rows Change to cream wool Knit 7 more rows Cast off 12 stchs - knit to the end Cast off 12 stchs - k...
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Sun, 21 Aug 2011 15:28:44 PDT
How to Knit a Beanie http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Knit-a-Beanie/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/VRX5/GGPF4WYJ/F8EVRX5GGPF4WYJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/VRX5/GGPF4WYJ/F8EVRX5GGPF4WYJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8E/VRX5/GGPF4WYJ/F8EVRX5GGPF4WYJ.SMALL.jpg helloyellowcrafts Ever felt like you wanted to learn how to Knit something to wear? Try something simple like knitting a beanie! It's quite easy and nice to wear during the cold winter days. Enjoy it for yourself or for others. This step by step tutorial can guide you through the whole process. Please see http://www...
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Mon, 29 Nov 2010 13:08:44 PST
Knitted Moustache http://www.instructables.com/id/Knitted-Moustache/
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Fri, 12 Jun 2009 07:16:25 PDT
Yarn ball winder http://www.instructables.com/id/Yarn-ball-winder/
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Fri, 29 Feb 2008 14:02:18 PST
Miniature Sweaters http://www.instructables.com/id/Miniature-Sweaters/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/FPF4/FCEILIV9/FL3FPF4FCEILIV9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/FPF4/FCEILIV9/FL3FPF4FCEILIV9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL3/FPF4/FCEILIV9/FL3FPF4FCEILIV9.SMALL.jpg ghhenry08 I started knitting miniature sweaters based on Miniature Pullovers by Betty Lampen, and then I started designing my own patterns. They make wonderful gifts or they can be used for fund raising. These are designed to be ornaments rather than doll clothes, although I do tend to weave in all of the e...
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Fri, 8 Feb 2008 11:12:02 PST
Juicy Cherry Red felted bag http://www.instructables.com/id/Juicy-Cherry-Red-felted-bag/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/07EK/FC2BTSDW/FUE07EKFC2BTSDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/07EK/FC2BTSDW/FUE07EKFC2BTSDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUE/07EK/FC2BTSDW/FUE07EKFC2BTSDW.SMALL.jpg knitterchic My first try at felting(on purpose!) I crocheted the bag at a fairly loose tension, then put it in a mesh bag in the washing machine on HOT water, cold rinse .I did use laundry detergent and added a pair of old jeans for balance. Then, when satisfied with the appearance of the felt, I let it air ...
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Tue, 5 Feb 2008 11:17:46 PST
farmers' market tote http://www.instructables.com/id/farmers-market-tote/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/28O3/FC17RFUA/FPQ28O3FC17RFUA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/28O3/FC17RFUA/FPQ28O3FC17RFUA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPQ/28O3/FC17RFUA/FPQ28O3FC17RFUA.SMALL.jpg bacone this is a fairly big bag and can be made with stripes or solid colored with needle-felting. i used size 13, 24 inch circular needles, slipping a stitch at the corners to make a more defined side. once felted, i used needle felting tools to make a design on the front.
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Wed, 30 Jan 2008 10:39:35 PST
Unisex Neckwarmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Unisex-Neckwarmer-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/G06N/FB7FBUBZ/F9WG06NFB7FBUBZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/G06N/FB7FBUBZ/F9WG06NFB7FBUBZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/G06N/FB7FBUBZ/F9WG06NFB7FBUBZ.SMALL.jpg ktr2 This neckwarmer is something I thought up recently when I wanted to finish off some leftover skeins of yarn. It is fun, fashionable and most importantly functional. It knits up in a flash and can be made with any chunky yarn you have laying around. Do a solid color, stripes, checks, or anything else...
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Wed, 9 Jan 2008 19:22:36 PST
Unisex Neckwarmer http://www.instructables.com/id/Unisex-Neckwarmer/
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By: ktr2

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Wed, 9 Jan 2008 19:16:41 PST