Archive - Aug 2010

August 31st

Loom Dude's picture

I know this is off topic, but...

I hope you'll all take a moment to read my interview with Abdi Farah, winner of the Bravo reality tv show Work of Art: The Next Great Artist, as talks about his experience as an artist on the show, on

August 30th

smalltownknitguy's picture

Retirement Scarf

Here it is, only 2 days in the making. A scarf for a friend I knew was retiring, but the retirement came sooner than expected.

DanInNJ's picture

Back in the swing of things

Maybe it was the oppressing summer heat, or maybe it was simply a lack of inspiration... whatever the reason, I didn't really pick up my knitting needles at all in June or July.

August 29th

Loom Dude's picture

Little Red Riding Hood is here!

Hi all, I just finished another doll, Little Red Riding Hood. Take a look and tell me what you think! You can read more about it at my blog:


smalltownknitguy's picture

Baby blanket and Swatch

Just two projects I have been working on. Finished the baby afghan last Friday night for a friend who had her son 2 weeks early. She will be getting the gift on Monday.

August 28th

rc_in_sd's picture

Question re: slipping first stitches

Hi guys,

August 27th

Craig's picture

After knitting my first pair of socks

I decided to handpaint some yarn to make some more.

DanInNJ's picture

Runner Design

I want to make a runner to go along the top of my upright piano. I want something that lays fairly flat so I can put picture frames on it and nothing too lacy.

August 26th

Craig's picture


Finally made my first pair of socks using the hat heel method.

davidUK's picture

...and some feline assistance...

So after the wet afternoon, I came home and set about some sewing up of the nightmare herringbone jacket I was moaning about last week...and this is some 'help' from one of my cats...