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April 16th, 2015

drewbrake's picture

Halligarth by Gudrun Johnston

Has anyone tried this pattern?
Would like to try it, but only really a beginner lace knitter.
Also wondering if it is possible to knit this without using circular needles?
Any help would be greatly appreciated...Thanks

April 13th

ronhuber's picture

Help

I have some Madelinetosh and some Jamieson and Smith Shetland, both lace weight, that I want to use to make a shawl. The Madelinetosh is a reddish burgundy colour and when I used it before, the colour came out and ruined a bedspread when I blocked it. I certainly don't want it to run into the grey Shetland wool. Is there something I can do to set the colour before washing it?

April 6th

mr.cullen's picture

Moving, questions, and yarn giveaway

Hi. It's been a while since I have posted anything. Knitting has not been my priority. I just finished my orthotic and prosthetic technician training at school (in Minnesota) and have a job lined up in Syracuse, New York. I was wondering if anyone on this site lives in Syracuse, New York? And if anyone has leads on places to live? I have begun to look for places to live on craigslist.

March 22nd

Adrian's picture

Facebook group

Is anybody managing the facebook group?
I applied to join a while back and just realised that my application is still pending

March 21st

Gregory Patrick's picture

Yes!

A shot of my new book and t-shirt. Nice! Especially grateful to every fella that knits for making it possible. Cheers!

March 20th

Joe-in Wyoming's picture

First day of Spring

Hi, everybody. It's the first day of Spring and I hope you all have a great one. I had planned to have the latest pair of socks done yesterday but will settle for today or, at the latest, tomorrow.

March 18th

kolja123's picture

World Wide Knit in Public Day!

Greetings, Knitters!

I'm excited to share with you all that a friend of mine and I are organizing a wonderful event for World Wide Knit in Public Day!

The event will take place on Saturday, June 13th from around 10:00am-5:00pm in a beautiful park in Westland, MI. Entry fee is a mere $7.50, and this will include your entrance into the event, a Ravelry name button, and your lunch.

March 17th

steve kadel's picture

l.a. yarn crawl this weekend

any los angeles men doing the yarn crawl thursday - sunday. it's also ciclavia in the valley for the first time. could be fun to combine, bike small valley shop to valley shop on sunday? meet somewhere for drinks, a bit to eat.

anyone?

March 14th

wigbmuscle's picture

Assistance - "Enclosing Bars"

Any video's out there… Help

K1, *drop next st off left needle and carefully unravel this st for 4 rounds (so there are 4"bars" of yarn above st), now K the st 5 rounds below enclosing the 4 "bars" of yarn in the st, K2 rep from *

I get most of this except the enclosing part - anyone have a clue - I tried finding a video… not luck yet.

March 11th

Sara Katsan's picture

A sock and a half

It's been a while since I checked in . Figured I'd share what I am currently working on.