Test your Knitting and Crocheting knowledge

1.     Name the designer for each of the following patterns (one point each):

·         Baby Surprise Jacket (Schoolhouse Press)                                                                                     

·         Clapotis (Knitty, Fall 2004)                                                                                                           

·         Fetching (Knitty, Summer 2006)                                                                                                    

·         Tilted Duster (Interweave Knits, Fall 2007)                                                                                    

·         Tomato (from No Sheep for You)                                                                                                  

·         Hedera (Knitty, Spring 2006)                                                                                                        

·         Babette blanket (Interweave Crochet, 2006)                                                                                  

·         Fluffy Cuffs (This Is Knit website)                                                                                                 

·         Koolhaas (Interweave Knits, Holiday 2007)                                                                                    

·         Via Diagonale (Knitty, Spring 2005)                                                                                               


2.     What do you understand by the following abbreviations (one point each):

  • kfb
  • m1
  • sc
  • p2tog
  • ssk
  • c4b
  • tr
  • pm
  • psso
  • ch


3.     Give the metric equivalents for the following American needle and hook sizes (one point each):

·         0

·         E – 4

·         1

·         J – 10

·         4

·         L- – 11

·         8

·         S

·         35

·         H – 8



4.     Who is:                                                           (first and second names, spelled correctly, for two points each)

  • The editor of Knitty Magazine?                                                                                                      
  • The editor of Interweave Knits?                                                                                                    
  • The editor of Knitting Daily?                                                                                                         
  • Also known as The Yarn Harlot?                                                                                                   
  • The Grand Dame of knitting “from the top down”?                                                                          


5.     Match the technique to the pattern  (one point each):



Modular knitting










Norwegian Mittens


















Hemlock Ring Blanket







6.     The following designers are linked to which yarns? (one point each)






Regia Design line

Debbie Bliss






Elsebeth Lavold






Kaffe Fassett






Louisa Harding






Jenny Watson







What was your score – out of possible max of 50? Would you have beaten Aisling’s score of 33?


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One Response to “Quiz”

  1. Beth P. Says:

    I got a grand score of zero–hadn’t a clue on any of them. The next knock on the door will be the Knitting Police, come to drag me off to Knitting Prison.

    Is there a booby prize for getting everything wrong?

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