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I'm a crazy Gen Xer being held captive in an insurance company during the day and by my husband and doggy at night.

Wednesday, July 21, 2004

I ripped out the sophie bag. THE ENTIRE SOPHIE BAG.

I'm starting over with the same yarn, but making a drawstring bag instead. I think the yarn is cursed, or maybe it's me.

I just don't know.. maybe I need a new hobby!

6 Comments:

Blogger Karen said...

Bummer! What happened? Just remember, we all have our setbacks....did you go to snb tonight?

July 21, 2004 at 9:32 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Georgia Here:

Oh my what was the problem? I'm so sorry. I've been ripping alot myself lately so you aren't alone. And don't give up knitting over one rip...You are bound to have many in your knitting carreer, but also many hours of enjoyment & beautiful garments.

July 21, 2004 at 10:33 PM  
Blogger Jodi said...

Hi Georgia!

I think my tension has been off and I've been knitting on an angle when I knit in the round. Janet gave me a tip on making sure my stitches are spaced out on my right needle and not bunched up. I am trying that with my drawstring bag now. We'll see how it goes. :)

July 22, 2004 at 8:24 AM  
Blogger Axelle said...

Ouch! I feel your pain. I recently did that with the shawl I was making. Twice. But I agree with Georgia -- don't give up knitting! You'll be happy you persevered. :)

July 22, 2004 at 10:20 AM  
Blogger Jete said...

sorry to hear you have to rip the entire sophie back out, i thought it was only the bind-off/icords portion?

good luck with the drawstring bag, you know you still want to knit! :-)

July 22, 2004 at 8:57 PM  
Blogger Twisted Knitter said...

You're not cursed! Just keep on trying!

July 30, 2004 at 4:16 PM  

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