Archive - May 2008

May 6th

Aaronknits's picture

Not-So-Rugged Scarf in Black Alpaca & Silk

This scarf from "Knitting With Balls" was done in Bristol Yarn Gallery's "Buckingham" as the "main color" This is a yummy DK weight blend of alpaca and silk and I'm sure much heavier than the mohair/

teejtc's picture

Allegan (Michigan) Fiber Festival - August 16-17

The Michigan Fiber Festival Catalog came today and I was wondering... anyone interested in a MenWhoKnit meet up?

jedwards's picture

have u heard of

hi guys i would like to know have any of u heard of Macrame? Cavandoli? or Half Hitches? if so i would like to know do any of you guys have resources about this information.

Thor's picture

Blocking Superwash?

Curious if any of you have used superwash wool in a garment that needs blocking.

stillday's picture

Finished my first sock!

Here's a shot of my first sock. It ain't pretty, but it's comfy. I hope to do a better job on the mate to this one. I somehow goofed up the kitchener stitch at the toe and got things inside-out.

New Guy

Hey y'all-

I'm new to the site but plan on sticking around awhile. Pleased to meet other guys who knit.

About me:
Name: Just call me Gil
Age: 38
Gender: Male

May 5th

TomH's picture

Bowls for Compassion - Bowl #2

Here is bowl #2:
"Refresh My Soul", is 6-1/2 (16.5 cm) tall and 36" (91 cm) in circumference.

TomH's picture

Bowls for Compassion - Bowl #1

I haven't yet posted the two bowls I knit for the "100 Bowls of Compassion" event in Washington, DC. So here they are.

crmartin's picture

Chart Help

This is my first lace project and I am having trouble with the pattern/chart. It appears to me that the chart does not match the written instructions.

The pattern is here:

Buck Strong's picture

The Sweater Didn't Fit.........

So, I finished my first ever sweater this weekend (EZ's Seamless) and doesn't fit. Uggh!