Monday, May 14, 2007

My Knit List

Copied from but edited a bit.

Bold for things you’ve done, italics for things you plan to do one day, and normal for things you’re not planning on doing.

I did this to see what I've tried and what I would like to try. I would be interested in seeing others' lists.

American/English knitting (as opposed to continental)
Button holes
Cable stitch patterns (incl. Aran)
Continental knitting
Domino knitting (modular knitting) ~ I learned how in a knitting class but don't care for how it looks
Drop stitch patterns
Entrelac ~ I learned how in a knitting class but I don't care for how it looks
Fair Isle knitting
Freeform knitting
Garter stitch
Kitchener BO
Knitting with circular needles
Knitting with DPNs
Knitting and purling backwards ~ I'll have to keep trying; I'm very slow
Knitting smocking
Knitting small tubular items on two circulars ~ I didn't care for this method
Knitting a circular item using the Magic Loop ~ I didn't care for this method either
Lace patterns
Long Tail CO
Moebius band knitting
Norwegian knitting
Provisional CO
Short rows
Slip stitch patterns

Stockinette stitch

Textured knitting
Swiss Darning
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 soy yarn
Knitting with your own handspun yarn
Knitting with someone else’s handspun yarn

Knitting with self-patterning/self-striping/variegating yarn
Knitting with silk
Knitting with synthetic yarn
Knitting with recycled/secondhand yarn
Knitting with wool

Baby items
Cuffs/fingerless mitts/arm warmers
Hair accessories ~ when I was in elementary school
Household items (dishcloths, washcloths, tea cozies…)
Mittens: Cuff-up
Mittens: Tip-down

Socks: top-down
Socks: toe-up
Stuffed toys
Toy/doll clothing

Charity knitting
Graffiti knitting (knitting items on, or to be left on the street)
Knitting art
Knitting for pets
Knitting for preemies
Knitting items for a wedding
Knitting a gift
Holiday related knitting

Designing knitted garments
Dyeing yarn with plant colors
Dyeing yarn with acid dyes
Participating in a KAL

Publishing a knitting book
Knitting to make money
Knitting for a living
Knitting a pattern from an online knitting magazine
Knitting on a loom
Machine knitting
Olympic knitting
Resizing patterns
Spinning on a drop spindle
Spinning with a spinning wheel
Teaching a male how to knit
Teaching knitting classes
Writing a pattern
Knitting in public



Blogger Sarah said...

now, this is such a great idea. i'm going to have to go over it and revise for my own next post.

5/14/2007 2:13 PM  

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