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May 14, 2012 10:58:12   #
imevy
 
Hi I went to http://www.knittingbrain.com to look at their calculator tab and found a personality test. I am a contented knitter
 
May 14, 2012 11:05:43   #
ATalbert25
 
That's interesting lol! :)
May 14, 2012 11:21:36   #
Dsynr (a regular here)
 
I turned out LOGICAL! That's funny, considering how often I try something offbeat and get into trouble! It was short and fun to do it though.
May 14, 2012 11:36:21   #
loriekennedy (a regular here)
 
I am a contented knitter
May 14, 2012 11:41:55   #
ck
 
Dsynr wrote:
I turned out LOGICAL! That's funny, considering how often I try something offbeat and get into trouble! It was short and fun to do it though.


I am logical, also. They hit it right on when they described me as a perfectionist! Rip-it, Rip-it!
May 14, 2012 11:46:36   #
pattycake61
 
imevy wrote:
Hi I went to http://www.knittingbrain.com to look at their calculator tab and found a personality test. I am a contented knitter


I'm like you " contented"

But what did "are you methodical" mean?

I said yes, thinking it meant I went by the pattern?
 
May 14, 2012 11:46:38   #
Deb55
 
Mine said Artistic Knitter for me I think that translates to I am getting better at hiding my mistakes.
May 14, 2012 11:50:07   #
lawrencji
 
That was fun. I'm an Artistic Knitter :)
May 14, 2012 11:51:26   #
purl2diva
 
Artistic for me. This was a fun exercise.
May 14, 2012 11:54:43   #
Tami9120
 
Thanks, that was fun. I'm The Artistic Knitter
May 14, 2012 11:55:18   #
Tami9120
 
I'm going back to that site is looks like fun
 
May 14, 2012 11:58:18   #
ulrika
 
Im an artistic knitter. That didn't surprise me s I like to make things up as I go along.
May 14, 2012 12:07:22   #
koalamely
 
I am also logical which does not surprise me I majored in Math!
May 14, 2012 12:09:48   #
La Bergere
 
THat's a cute idea! I'm an artistic knitter... Not particularly surprising I guess!
May 14, 2012 12:16:03   #
Vickie2249
 
I, too, am a Logical Knitter ... I'm not quite sure what that means!!!

Vickie xox
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