Thursday, May 31, 2007

Knitting List

I was intrigued reading the posts from Marie and Lora
so I thought I'd give it a go. I've been knitting for about 3 1/2 years.

Here are the directions:
Bold the things you have done.
Use italics for things you plan to do one day.
Use normal typeface for things you are not planning on doing.

American/English knitting
Button holes
Cable stitch patterns (incl. Aran)
Continental knitting

Domino knitting (modular knitting)
Double knitting
Drop stitch patterns

Fair Isle knitting
Freeform knitting
Garter stitch

Kitchener BO
Knitting with circular needles
Knitting with DPNs
Knitting and purling backwards

Knitting smocking
Knitting small tubular items on two circulars
Knitting a circular item using the Magic Loop
Lace patterns
Long Tail CO
Moebius band knitting
Norwegian knitting
Provisional CO
Short rows
Slip Stitch patterns
Stockinette stitch
Textured knitting
Swiss Darning or Duplicate stitch
Thrummed knitting
Tubular CO
Twisted stitch patterns
Two end knitting
Knitting with alpaca
Knitting with bamboo yarn

Knitting with banana fiber yarn
Knitting with beads
Knitting with camel yarn
Knitting with cashmere
Knitting with cotton

Knitting with dog/cat hair
Knitting with linen
Knitting with metal wire
Knitting with recycled/secondhand yarn
Knitting with silk
Knitting with soy yarn
Knitting with synthetic yarn
Knitting with self-patterning/self-striping/variegating yarn
Knitting with wool

Knitting with your own handspun yarn
Knitting with someone else's handspun yarn
Afghan/Blanket Baby items
Cuffs/Fingerless mitts/Arm warmers

Hair accessories

Household items

Mittens: Cuff-upMittens:
Socks: top-down
Socks: toe-up
Stuffed toys
Toy/Doll clothing
Charity knitting
Designing knitted garments
Dyeing yarn with plant colors
Dyeing yarn with acid dyes
Dyeing yarn with kool-ade and other food colorings
Graffiti knitting (knitting items on, or to be left on the street)
Holiday-related knitting
Knitting art
Knitting a gift
Knitting for a living
Knitting on a loom
Knitting to make money
Knitting a pattern from an online knitting magazine
Knitting for pets
Knitting for preemies
Knitting in public
Knitting items for a wedding
Machine knitting
Olympic knitting
Participating in a KAL
Publishing a knitting book
Resizing patterns
Spinning on a drop spindle
Spinning with a spinning wheel
Teaching a male how to knit
Teaching knitting classes
Writing a pattern

1 comment:

Marie N. said...

I'm glad you liked it!

I saw some candle holders knitted with wire. They had large, chunky glass beads spaced along the wire and they looked pretty neat. I'm sure they would look nice with the flame playing among the colors.