Archive - Feb 2010

February 15th

Jim L's picture

Losing a LYS

OK, guys - here's the dilemma... I live in Southwest Florida, and the only yarn shop within about a 40 mile radius is going to be closing at the end of April.

Tallguy's picture

Newest project

I want you to know that I don't just sit around idly all the time. I always have something I am working on in my hands, and that is usually my spinning on the CD spindle.

ronhuber's picture

Help (Again)

Is someone able to direct me to a site that gives you an estimation of how much yarn one needs to knit a sweater.

albert's picture

My apologies...

I don't want to wear out my welcome with yet another hat, but I am posting the patterns on Ravellry (which I can barely comprehend, unlike our easy-to-get little home here), and for some reason I have

New York Built's picture

Do Ya Wanna Be a Butcher or a Surgeon?

Teaching again...though some say I've never stopped, especially with those non-compliant types who won't give up control...they eventually, inevitably, succumb.

February 14th

Buzzboy's picture

My First Try At Socks

I have been wanting to learn to do socks for quite some time but was very intimidated. While on You Tube one night browsing I typed in knitting socks and it brougt up many videos.

michaelpthompson's picture

FO: My first sweater

Took me three months to finish, but I learned a lot in the process. This is a "Weasley Sweater" from "Charmed Knits" by Alison Hansel, based on the sweaters Mrs.

Bill's picture

Massive Yarn Ball Rolls Through S.F.

Massive Yarn Ball Rolls Through San Francisco!
This is pure silliness...but great fun...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMz85A3dZtI&feature=player_embedded#watch-main-area

WillyG's picture

Ripping back the back

I've been having a blast designing my own, totally one-of-a-kind sweater vest.

davidUK's picture

Happy Velentine Day

Thyought you all needed a treat...Blacker designs, one of my favourite wool places online, has a valentine's day sale. Their Gotland worsted spun is particularly lovely.