Archive - Oct 2010

October 29th

Spicemanknit's picture

Nate Berkus's sweaters

Has anyone noticed on Nate Berkus's shows that he likes to sport sweaters, especially cardigans in fine knits, which looks great on him. I'm glad to see men going back to wearing cardigans again.

Craig's picture

Guess What?

Yes it is anothr pair of socks.
These socks have been knitted with one of my hand painted yarns.

WillyG's picture

Halloween Costume Time!

I'm not a huge Halloween guy, but working a job that requires I participate in a costume party has helped me to get over my aversion.

October 28th

bigrich5885's picture

berroco vintage

I stopped by my LYS (Fiberphilia in Orono, Maine) to pick out yarn to start my Great American Aran Afghan. I went in with my heart (and mind) set on Cascade 220 in natural.

steve kadel's picture

off topic

so excited to be heading to stewart/colbert rally in d.c. any good yarn shops i should hit?

October 26th

MMario's picture

Kudos to Millard!

A man of strong resolve and determination.

Web mavens -- do you have a solution?

Help! My work firewall started blocking a great knitting resource, Asplund knits blog, and all the blogs linked to it. Is there commonly a "back entrance" work-around in cases like this?

October 25th

potterdc's picture

New Book!

Run, do not walk, to your nearest Amazon.com and/or other favorite bookseller and take a look at Katharine Cobey's new book "Diagonal Knitting: A Different Slant." This is a wonderful and engaging bo

KnitsWithBalls's picture

A letter to a Non-Knitter

Dear Non-Knitter;

October 24th

steve kadel's picture

answer: because i'm crazy

why did i do my first big fair isle by deciding to design it myself?