Archive - Mar 8, 2010

Tallguy's picture

The gauge swatch

So, to do this thing right, I am doing a gauge swatch. Actually, I do one for each project I work on... well, almost always. It sure does save a lot of time.

Racing cap

Ard Schenk won the Olympic speedskating gold medal in 1972 and all the boys in Holland wore caps similar to his; this 'Papingmuts' style had been popular at least since the 1930's.

Hats and Socks off to the Army

I thought you all might like this http://www.startribune.com/local/west/86723927.html?elr=KArks:DCiUHc3E7_V_nDaycUiacyKUUr

Diaries of a Compulsive Christmas Knitter Vol. 3

This last week I actually managed to complete to more project for the Christmas stash. I think that puts me roughly a quarter of the way through this thing.

Chris Vandenburg's picture

Gentlemen, and ladies, Start your needles!

I suspect that everyone has their pattern and proverbial doo doo together by now. So start date on the KAL.... This coming Saturday!

kevslocum's picture

Weekend Project

This weekend, I was just sitting at my desk, bored and had nothing to do. Then out of the corner of my eye, I say this ball of yarn staring at me intently.

KilgoreTrout's picture

What is the opposite of unravelried?

Because I have done it!

I have finally gotten into Ravelry! I have ravelried myself!

smalltownknitguy's picture

Great meeting

We had our 3rd Knit and Crochet group meeting Thursday evening here in Murfreesboro. I think things went well. Several people left early, Most stayed until the library closed.

glorydays's picture

Hello from a new member

Hey guys,

Nashrunner's picture

Ugly Ribbing

I have started a sweater in fingering weight yarn, a cotton/wool blend. The pattern is K5, P3 all the way up the body.