Archive - Nov 2007

November 11th

Crafty Andy's picture

Casting The Slytherin Hat

I have started to make this Slytherin hat using a graph and looking at how to make a snake. My golden snitches stitch markers are a great help. Stay tuned, this will be in color stranding as well.

purlyman's picture

Flat top hats

When I was in Nepal with the Peace Corps back in the early 90s, I picked up a couple of great knitted caps that had flat tops.

jedwards's picture

Make Yarn look Healthy Again

Is there a way I can make yarn look like it have it's shine again when I first bought it, if so how?

November 10th

Elemmaciltur's picture

Spin you, spin me...


Minty Bamboo, originally uploaded by elemmaciltur.

kiwiknitter's picture

Mug o' Mine

There is a small chain of yarn shops in NZ which this past year sponsored our Knitters' Weekend. As a follow-up they issued this mug - I wonder if they were thinking of me?

markpaul32's picture

Fair Isle Men's glove pattern

Would anyone out there happen to know where I can obtain a men's fair isle glove pattern.

punkfairy's picture

Knitting tomorrow! (Portland, OR)

Queer Knitting at the Q Center in Portland (OR) is tomorrow (November 10) from 2:00 to 4ish. The Q Center is at 69 SE Taylor, east of the river and just south of the Morrison bridge.

RareSteek's picture

Pics on Left of Screen

I am new to the site and still trying to figure things out. When a pic.

jedwards's picture

Beginner Spinning Yarn

Which way would be alot easier for someone to learn how to spin yarn? Will it be drop spinning or on a spinning wheel.

Crafty Andy's picture

Honorable Norwegian Ravenclaw Hat

Thought I will model it for ya! Ready for my wizardry duties! Made on US 6 circulars, with Wool of the Andes and Andean SIlk from Knit picks. Isn't it cute lol! The hat that is!