Wednesday, May 30, 2007

six point one

I found this at Nake-id Knits, who in turn discovered it from Chic Knits.

Knitting Check List

Bolds are completed. Regulars—not so much.

And you?

Garter stitch
Knitting with metal wire
Stockinette stitch
Socks: top-down
Socks: toe-up
Knitting with camel yarn
Mittens: Cuff-up
Mittens: Tip-down
Knitting with silk
Moebius band knitting
Participating in a KALWho didn’t knit Audrey? (actually, I didn't)
Drop stitch patterns
Knitting with recycled/secondhand yarn – not yet, but I have a few sweaters hanging around waiting for reincarnation.
Slip stitch patterns
Knitting with bananafiber yarn - Is that even possible? I want some!
Domino knitting
Twisted stitch patterns
Knitting with Bamboo yarn
Two end knitting
Charity knitting
Knitting with soy yarn—soy blend
Cardigan - Does almost compleate UFO stashed under bed count?
Toy/Doll clothing
Knitting with circular needles
Baby items
Knitting with your own handspun yarn
Graffitti knitting
Continental Knitting
Designing knitted garments
Cable stitch patterns (incl. Aran)
Lace patterns

Publishing a knitting book - I want that!
Teaching a child to knit - So many times!
American/English knitting (as opposed to continental)
- I even do my colour work with two or more yarns in the same hand at the same time.
Knitting to make money
Buttonholes - I hate them so much!
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 two circulars
Olympic knitting
Knitting with someone else's handspun yarn
Knitting with dpns - Way better than circular needles, I always get tangled up in the long cord thing.
Holiday related knitting - I don't want to talk about it.
Teaching a male to knit
Knitting for a living - I just live to knit.
Knitting with cotton
Knitting smocking
Dyeing yarn
Knitting art
Knitting two socks (or other small tubular items) on two circulars simultaneously
Knitting with wool
Textured Knitting
Kitchener Bind Off

Knitting with beads
Long Tail CO
Knitting and Purling Backwards
Machine knitting
Knitting with selfpatterning/selfstriping/variegating yarn
Stuffed Toys
Baby items
Knitting with Cashmere
Knitting with synthetic yarn - Yes but NEVER AGAIN so long as I have a breath left in my body!
Writing a pattern - what else does one do for fun on a Friday night?


Knitting with Linen - Some day soon I hope
Knitting for preemies
Tubular CO
Freeform knitting
Short rows
Cuffs/fingerless mits/armwarmers
Knitting a pattern from an online knitting magazine - We have all heard of haven't we?
Rug - maybe when I learn to weave. But I did make one out of I-cord when I was little
Knitting on a loom
Thrummed knitting
Knitting a gift
Knitting for pets
Shrug/Bolero/Poncho - no, No and NO! (well, maybe one day I'll knit a shrug, but I wouldn't wear it in public)
Knitting with dog/cat hair - um.... NO! Can you imagine what it would smell like wet?
Hair accessories
Knitting in public
- every day.

And a few of my own:

Knitting with buffalo fibre
Knitting at a major fibre related even like a Knit Out
Knitting with Sea Cell yarn. Oh Yah! That stuff is soft!
Double knitting two socks at once (one inside the other)
I-cord edging
And Last but not least, knitting nude!

1 comment:

Patrizia said...

Thanks so much e'bert!
I wish I knew how to fix the problem with blogger.. it all started when I went with the new blogger several months ago - maybe that has something to do with it. Who knows? Oh well.
Hey I like your elephant tea cosy - too cute!! :)