Archive - Oct 2010

October 15th

jmmattes's picture

Needle Advice

Hey guys!

PKnit37's picture

Special Olympics 2011

Men, Special Olympics is asking for scarves again. This year's yarns are Red Heart Yarns 886-Blue and Red Heart Yarns 512-Turqua. The website is still under construction, but please see:

SKHolt's picture

Southeast Animal Fiber Festival


Are any of you Men Who Knit going to be in Asheville, NC next weekend for SAFF? Shall we meet up? Have dinner on Saturday evening or something?


Interchangeable needle sets

I'd like to start a discussion on interchangeable needle sets.
The question posed earlier has prompted me to start this thread.

October 14th

Loom Dude's picture

My Latest Fall Project!

Just posted pictures and directions for my latest fall project: decorative corn!

MitchPR08's picture

Knitting a shawl with circulars...

Hey guys, I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions for a good brand of circular needle to use in knitting a lace shawl.

smalltownknitguy's picture

Formerly russellboyd56

Just changed my user name. Trying to get everything to match up with my blog and email. Kind of like my new persona. Crocheting my 3rd charity afghan and knitting a baby hat at the moment.

October 13th

JesterTwin's picture

scarf / shawl with open diamonds

I started knitting a new shawl. The pattern name is "Scarf with open and solid diamond lace edging from Weldon's, 1904. The pattern is in Victorian Lace Today.

Stephouche's picture


Well, I've done it! I started a pair of socks.

I found a basic Man's sock pattern on Ravelry. It's a Red Cross pattern, and it looked pretty straightforward.

October 12th

Paul81's picture

Unfair rant.

Hey Knit buddies,