Archive - Aug 2007

August 23rd

Crafty Andy's picture

Alpaca Stitch Markers

Just wanted to share my lates acquisition, sometimes looking at this cutesies may make time fly by. Maybe not for Mario, but I hope you like them. Got them from Ebay.

superi's picture


Hi everyone,

krooks's picture

Damn Typo

Working on a Shawl from "Folk Shawls Today (?)" Pattern has a 308 cast-on. On the increase row, to 330 stitches, pattern said knit 18 stitches, kfb, knit 12, kfb..... knit 17 stitches.

August 22nd

Crafty Andy's picture

Hufflepuff Blocked

I have just washed this Hufflepuff Scarf and it is being blocked and getting dry. It is about 150 cm in length or 60 inches.

Gregory Patrick's picture


Thanks for all the compliments on the hat! I appreciate that. Here's the link to the pattern many of you were asking for:

guywhoknits's picture

seasonal knitting...

SO am I the only one who has "Seasonal Knitting Disorder"...maybe disorder is too strong word.

Darrel's picture

Sometimes knitting gets the best of us...

Here's a video from an artist I like a whole lot. Her name is Camille and the song is called "Ta Douleur."

Stephen450's picture

Purl Increase

I was instructed by an experienced knitter that when increasing in a purl stitch, purl the stitch normally, slip it off the needle, and then take the purled stitch off the right needle, turn it, place

August 21st

kiwiknitter's picture

Looking for DPN's - Stainless Steel

I'm trying to source some 20 cm double-pointed knitting needles, stainless steel only. I would like sizes from 2.5 mm to 5.0 mm. I'm having a spot of trouble finding them on the internet.

Gregory Patrick's picture

For Sunshine.

Finished this surprisingly easy newspaper boy hat out of wool from the Scottish Highlands. Worked up rather easily, only took about a day and have all ideas it will look awesome on him.