Archive - Jun 2011

June 10th

Joe-in Wyoming's picture

And now, for something totally different -

I am planning to knit a pair of socks [Quinton would now be saying, "Of course."] but the change is that I'm using a commercial pattern vs. designing my own.

2manyhobbies's picture

Possibly the worst circular needles in the world?

A while back, I purchased two sets of Lantern Moon needles because they were on sale, US size 4's and 6's, and I wanted to share my not-so-great experience with them to potentially save somone the tro

PaulKnittingNow's picture

Going to NYC this summer

Does anyone know some good yarn shops there? Will be mainly in Manhattan.

June 9th

cheeseandstuff's picture

Pondering over tuna tataki

Today over lunch, I was wondering.... is it just me or does 100% wool smell REALLY bad!!???

kylewilliam's picture

Founders of Men's Knitting Retreat featured on "The Quest of Life" radio show

Forgive me if this is a repeat post. Ted Myatt, Joe Wilcox and Mike Wade were interviewed on a radio show called "The Quest of Life" - about the Men's Knitting Retreats...

June 8th

Buck Strong's picture

Sock Summit Gathering!

So, for all of those guys going to Sock Summit, I was thinking that it might be fun to get together after it is all over on Sunday, July 31st.

AKQGuy's picture

I have Internet!

I know that no one else is as excited as I am. What's truly sad is that the new cable with DVR isn't even all that exciting despite being able to record Glee when I'm at work.

phil_nov1987's picture

Fairisle Jacket complete

Hey everyone - sorry ive not been posting anything recently.

June 7th

MitchPR08's picture

Danish Pattern Help!!! (again)

I tried using Google translate to translate these instructions for this lace shawl pattern. But It's just not coming out right in English...so, calling all Danish male knitters!!!

bobinthebul's picture

Hemshin Sock

Hemshin is a region in Turkey’s E. Black Sea region. There are actually two Hemshins, one near Rize, and the other near the town of Hopa. (There’s a third one in Georgia as well).