Archive - Jan 2008

January 25th

RickMartin's picture

Noro striped scarf

I know it might look like I've been knitting up a storm....but I won't be posting anything new on here for a while. I'm working on an Aran Afghan that will take a bit of time.

scottly's picture

Interesting discovery - but is it moral?

My partner has always claimed that he can't wear wool - like so many people I know. So making him stuff is always a bit problematic as that I don't like petroleum based yarn.

PeterMark's picture

Welcome to the new guys!

Every time I check this web site, I am amazed to see more new guys signed up and either contributing or lurking.

scottly's picture

Frustration with different technique

During a recent trip to the LYS I was discussing a problem that I was having with a certain stitch (can't remember which one) and Rachel (my knitting ninja) told me to show her how I knit so I did a q

January 24th

Second entry.

Well I finished the Cobblstone sweater three days ago,and am quite pleased with it. The front placket looks great.

Asbjörn's picture

Crochet Hook Sizes

I want to get a nice looking crochet hook for picking up dropped stitches etc.

MMario's picture

let's make it difficult, shall we?

attached are two charts - one of a pattern as found in written instructions, the second re-written to make a lot more sense to me.

kylewilliam's picture

putting a zipper in a zip up cardigan

I'm getting ready to put a zipper in a sweater I am finishing - and I have never done this before - any suggestions on how I do this?

January 23rd

YugiDean's picture

Improvised dog toy.

I finished the dog toy!

albert's picture

A question for hem.

I am planning to hem the neckband on my current sweater project. I have not done this before.