Quiz

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):

 

Fair-isle

Modular knitting

Entrelac

Lacework

Double-knitting

Danica

 

 

 

 

 

Norwegian Mittens

 

 

 

 

 

Exchequered

 

 

 

 

 

Argosy

 

 

 

 

 

Hemlock Ring Blanket

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

Grace

Hempathy

Noro

Rialto

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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