Archive - Nov 2010

November 16th

UK MEN'S KNITTING RETREAT 18th-20th March 2011

First ever UK MEN'S KNITTING RETREAT 18th-20th March 2011 to be held in Llanfair Caereinion, near Welshpool, On the Welsh-English border.

November 15th

WillyG's picture

Rubbing shoulders - er, ribcages - with the giants

First, a question: what's your favorite pattern for a dressy men's scarf?

November 14th

ILHIKER's picture

Stocking Hat #2 & Cable Stitch practice

Hello men!

Knit Picks revisted negative experiance

Several months ago I asked everyone's opinion of knit picks. I got mixed responses. I saw a shawl kit on there and the fall to winter shall and decided to try it anyway.

KenInMaine's picture

Mini Banana

I'm on a roll...I was inspired to come up with a mini banana pattern this weekend.

Tallguy's picture

A very manly man

And he IS a very manly man! You should take note of that, in case you don't catch the subtle hints.

How to knit like an Icelandic man
http://vimeo.com/16783518

tattooedknitter's picture

Hello and finished Wallaby

Hey guys,

Use to be on here before but due to some unfortunate events, I had dropped off from the site.

November 13th

waldorfbear's picture

That tapestry

Thanks for welcome and comments about the tapestry in background of my earlier pic, I've tried to get a better one attached, here. It was done needlepoint rather than on a loom.

Elemmaciltur's picture

Better than Burberry


Better than Burberry, originally uploaded by elemmaciltur.
Start: 15th October 2010
Finish: 07th November 2010
Needles: 6 mm Addi Turbo
Yarn: 100% Alpaca in grey bought from the Benediktbeuern Textile Market this year; 260 m / 100 g / skein; Using 4 skeins in total with yarn held double - got 9 repeats altogether
Pattern: Burberry Inspired Cowl by Julianne Smith

November 12th

Kilthoser's picture

Mediaeval nightcap/indoor cap pattern

Thanks to Daninaa and MayaB, I think I've got this pattern sorted (with pictures courtesy of Maya), and am including it here. Enjoy!