Monday, May 21, 2007

100 Things

Saw this on another blog and thought it was fun. I realized how much I have done and some of the challenges still left to tackle. The bolded words are the ones I've done or tried.

Garter stitch

Knitting with metal wire
Stockinette stitch
Socks: top-down

Socks: toe-up - I've been reading Wendy Knits, so I think I am ready to give toe-up knitting a shot.
Knitting with camel yarn
Mittens: Cuff-up
Mittens: Tip-down
Knitting with silk
Moebius band knitting
Participating in a KAL
Drop stitch patterns
Knitting with recycled/secondhand yarn
My mother is forever finding secondhand yarn. The calls usually begin as follows: "I was at this really good garage sale . . .
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 - I have some of this in the stash.
Toy/doll clothing
Knitting with circular needles
Baby items

Knitting with your own handspun yarn - I don't even want to go there. I need another hobby like I need a hole in my head!
Graffiti knitting
Continental knitting
Designing knitted garments
Cable stitch patterns (incl. Aran)
Lace patterns

Publishing a knitting book
Teaching a child to knit
American/English knitting (as opposed to continental)

Knitting to make money
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 one or two circulars

Knitting with someone else’s handspun yarn
Knitting with dpns
Holiday related knitting

Teaching a male how to knit - got two boys that eventually will learn how.
Knitting with cotton
Knitting smocking
Dying yarn
Steeks - Oh, I am so dying to try this.
Knitting art - I should bold this since IMHO all knitting is art
Knitting two socks on two circulars simultaneously Did this until I got to the heel flap and then I got a little confused. I think they are still on the needles somewhere.
Knitting with wool
Textured knitting
Kitchener stitch
Purses? I've got a whole closet of them. And a new one to show off!
Knitting with beads
Long Tail CO

Knitting and purling backwards
Machine knitting
Knitting with self patterning/self striping/variegated yarn
Stuffed toys
Knitting with cashmere
Knitting with synthetic yarn
Writing a pattern
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
I liked doing this. In fact I have some leftover that I want to do into socks.
Knitting a gift
Knitting for pets

Knitting with dog/cat hair
Hair accessories
Knitting in public
Knitting a tube with two dpns