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Kansarkokie Posted - 02/04/2013 : 09:01:15 AM
I'm writing from Southern NH. My mother's older sister taught me to knit, and my first item was the never-ending muffler, since she lived three hours away and I'd forgotten how to cast off. But I persevered. Largely self taught, and grateful for well-written patterns, I knitted lots of baby sweaters, then stepped up a level or three when my mother-in-law sent me, when I was a bride living on Okinawa, a kit for a fisherman's sweater that she had given up on. It's been a long and interesting road.

Signed onto the forum in search of patterns (thanks, Google)--who knows what interesting things may follow!
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crafty1mjw@comcast.net Posted - 02/07/2013 : 6:32:08 PM
Welcome to the KF, Kansarkokie! I'm a mostly self-taught knitter myself! It was difficult for me to get to classes, so I got the books, yarn, & needles, & went from there. Looking forward to reading your posts here in the forums!

craftymjw

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Grand-moogi Posted - 02/07/2013 : 04:18:17 AM
Hi Kansarkokie, Welcome from Australia. Lots of people here will direct you to good patterns but they will also talk about the whole knitting and crochet thing so please stay in touch. I am sure you will learn lots and find it all very enjoyable, especially the fact that you are sharing with people from all around the world.

I knit a hug into every stitch
robinstephanie Posted - 02/05/2013 : 11:04:44 PM
Hi Kansarkokie--

Another welcome, this one from Northern California. My, you just jumped right in, didn't you? I've been knitting for two years and have yet to knit a sweater. (Well, I started one last February, but...)

Robinsteph

Different is good. ~Matthew Hoover
donnawatk Posted - 02/05/2013 : 04:41:40 AM
Hi Kansarkokie, Welcome from ChicagoI bet the fisherman's sweaters were fun to knit. I have read the patterns but haven't tried one yet. Donna

Donna
jtamsn Posted - 02/04/2013 : 4:27:12 PM
Welcome, from southern Maine! Hope you enjoy the support and knitting inspiration!
judy
BobbiSocks Posted - 02/04/2013 : 09:19:38 AM
Welcome to another from New Hampshire!! :) You will find lots of interesting knitting topics here.

Bobbi

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