I just got a Mattel knitting machine at an estate sale. I want to find cool patterns for making things with the tubes or circles that it makes. I have the general instructions, but want to know how to turn the pieces into afghans, scarves, and sweaters. Also can you make socks with it? I already tried Google and Ask but came up empty handed. Anything you have done that would help. Thanks!
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All the best to you too, Pghgirl40 from Pittsburgh! Thank you and Happy New Year!
By soyzicks (Guest Post)12/22/2008
You tube has some wonderful videos of knitting machines
I just goggled
"mattel knitting machine" and I am still going through the google list finding new sites.
This person is spoken about a lot on sites --- even on HGTV knitter show http://www.isela.typepad.com/
Here are just some that I have found on google.
By pghgirl40 (Guest Post)12/21/2008
Thanks! I appreciate the info you have both provided. Have a blessed Christmas and New Year!
By Kathryen 12/19/2008
My mother made a beautiful afghan out of the Matell Knitting machine circles. Unfortunately I don't have it anymore as after she died in 2004, I gave it to her namesake grand daughter. Best I remember, she just sewed the circles together. My mother was very good about experimenting with her own designs and doubt that she had any instructions.
Here is a link to a site that has several patterns for you to try:
or this link (same):
Merry Christmas and I hope this helps!
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