Archive - 2009

December 15th

knit_knot_eat's picture

short row with wrap

I have heard 2 different ways to make a short row with wrap. I think one might actually be wrong (I don't trust the person who told it to me).
So what is the proper way.

scottly's picture

Box Lace Scarf

I was looking for a lace pattern that a guy could wear when I flipped through Folk Shawls by Cheryl Oberle and saw the Box Lace Shawl and thought that would be a perfect pattern for a guy, simple and

December 14th

Christopher Charles's picture

Speed Stix

I wonder if anyone has used these, what they think of them, how well projects turn out on them, and where to find patterns for speed stix projects.

KenInMaine's picture

Santa Lucia Tree Topper

When Ron and I were putting up our Christmas tree this year, we realized that we didn't have a tree topper for it.

steve kadel's picture

surgery update

hey all,

December 13th

Raymiew's picture

Raised Stripe?

I bought a sweater this weekend while out Christmas shopping. I didn't notice until I got home that it has some raised stripes on it, and I can't figure out how they did it.

grandcarriage's picture

Oooo Baby Baby!

Commissioned baby blanket based on the 20+ year old tunisian Crocheted blanket that belongs to Baby-momma. The yarn is Berocco Comfort, with Cascade 220 superwash for the tassels.

rebel_rebel's picture

Easy first project ideas......

Hi everyone and greetings from a very cold and icy Liverpool, UK.

I'm looking to take up knitting as a hobby over the winter months and would like some ideas for easy beginners patterns.

December 12th

WillyG's picture

A not-so-fine-gauge sweater update

Thanks to everyone's input, I'm happy to announce that my dad's Christmas vest is beginning to take shape.

knittingchemist's picture

Issues with lace

Hello, fellow knitters. I am starting a new lace project and I have no idea really how to interpret the pattern. There is one portion of a row that requires 4 yarn overs in succession.