Archive - Aug 2009

August 13th

Aaronknits's picture

A Gift For...

...you, maybe?

vsidart's picture

OK I give....

You may remember a few months ago, I completed a behemoth wool afghan. The bad new is that it's yet to be washed. I'm not quite sure how to attack it.

RickMartin's picture

Muir Shawl

This is the Muir shawl from the Fall 2007 Knitty.com edition. I knit it using US 2 needle and 680 yards of 8/2 Tencel yarn. At the $1.85 per ounce price this yarn cost the shawl was cheap!!

purlyman's picture

Hats I knitted in Iceland (and on the plane)

Here's a shot of two hats I did on the Lopi light yarn.

August 12th

sveech's picture

crochet hook equivalent

i've recently tried an easy garter stitch scarf changing colours every 20 rows - the scarf looks great - the changes look like hammered cat poop - am planning on crocheting a border around to hide the

Crafty Andy's picture

Unikat Entrelac Scarf Done

At our last MFKR we had the joy of learning Entrelac, in this case garterlac with Brian Kohler. He is the designer of this scarf. The scarf is blocking right now is so beautiful.

WillyG's picture

Noro socks

I've said I love Noro for its colors. This colorway is the best yet!

purlyman's picture

My stash from Iceland

So we returned last weekend and I came back with 17 skeins of yarn! All the Lopi brand - 10 of the Alafoss (somewhat bulky) and 7 of the light. And all for under $50!!

sonics's picture

Still here and alive

We didn't burn, thank god. Thank you for all the kind posts about our welfare. My wife was moved to tears.

Really, Thanks you so much!

August 11th

Cairo's picture

Beret: C'est tres frances!

So, I have now finished the beret that i had started.