Like the Illiad’s “Catalogue of Ships”

I lieu of any real knitting or spinning content, I present to you the (in)famous Knitting Experience Quiz below. I promise you I have in fact been knitting and spinning, and I’ll post something that you won’t just want to skim over as soon as I take pictures…

How it works: Mark with bold the things you have knit, with italics the ones you plan to do sometime, and leave the rest.

Garter stitch
Knitting with metal wire
Stockinette stitch
Socks: top-down [Love them!]
Socks: toe-up
Knitting with camel yarn
Mittens: Cuff-up
Mittens: Tip-down [Hmm… two mitts at once? I wonder…]
Knitting with silk
Moebius band knitting
Participating in a KAL
Drop stitch patterns
Knitting with recycled/secondhand yarn
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
Cardigan [Soon! I want at least one for summer!]
Toy/doll clothing [maybe if I have kids?]
Knitting with circular needles
Baby items [probably will someday, right?]
Knitting with your own handspun yarn [I just begain my first pair of “socks from fluff” for Dru — love it!]
Slippers [hopefully you can still answer “yes” even if they turned out awful]
Graffiti knitting (knitting items on, or to be left on the street)
Continental knitting
Designing knitted garments [I keep having designs pop into my head lately…]
Cable stitch patterns (incl. Aran)
Lace patterns
Publishing a knitting book [a girl can dream can’t she?]
Teaching a child to knit
American/English knitting (as opposed to continental)
Knitting to make money
Button holes
Knitting with alpaca
Fair Isle knitting
Norwegian knitting
Dying with plant colours
Knitting items for a wedding [I have a shawl to cast on this week!]
Household items (dishcloths, washcloths, tea cosies…)
Knitting socks (or other small tubular items)on two on long circulars
Olympic Knitting [2010 awaits…]
Knitting with someone else’s hand-spun yarn
Knitting with dpns
Holiday related knitting
Teaching a male how to knit
Bobbles [I dislike bobbles greatly.]
Knitting for a living [probably won’t happen.]
Knitting with cotton
Knitting smocking
Dying yarn
Steeks [timesaving but frightening!]
Knitting art [not going to happen: I’m a craftswoman, but not an artist.]
Knitting two socks on two one long circulars simultaneously
Knitting with wool
Textured knitting
Kitchener stitch
Knitted flowers
Knitting with beads
Swatching [oh, but how I dislike this part!]
Long Tail CO
Knitting and purling backwards [I really want to figure this out someday!]
Machine knitting [Kelly gave me one, but it lurks in the closet, unused to date…]
Knitting with self patterning/self striping/variegated yarn
Stuffed toys [have you seen this Fortune Cat?? (.pdf link)]
Knitting with cashmere [There’s one skein of Handmaiden 2-ply in my so-called “stash”, just waiting for the right pattern.]
Knitting with synthetic yarn [Blah]
Writing a pattern
Gloves [but they were “fingerless”]
Knitting with linen
Knitting for preemies
Tubular CO
Free-form knitting [I’m still sad I couldn’t go to Debbie New‘s class at Knitter’s Frolic]
Short rows
Cuffs/fingerless mits/arm-warmers
Knitting a pattern from an on-line knitting magazine
Knitting on a loom
Thrummed knitting
Knitting a gift
Knitting for pets
Shrug/bolero/poncho [see above re: summertime!]
Knitting with dog/cat hair
Hair accessories
Knitting in public

First seen on Yellow House Treasures and Elan Knits


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