Archive - Jun 2011

June 6th


My mother has decided she wants a doily for her table. While searching for knitted doily patterns, I cam across the following:

davidjames181's picture

Blocking wires?

Hey guys,

June 4th

Tabi Socks

Does anybody have any experience knitting those Japanese tabi socks that have a single cleft toe? Any recommendations on a good pattern?

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Off to The Villages, FL for a week.

Since I am in the middle of a couple big projects, I decided that I would leave the knitting paraphernalia at home this time. It'll give my fingers a good rest.

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Westknits strikes again!

On the trip to the Men's Spring Knitting Retreat I started another shawl by Stephen West.

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This is maybe my favorite sock so far. There are lots of patterned socks out there but many of them are just a bit too feminine and I wanted something I could wear myself.

bobinthebul's picture

Mavi Ay Socks

So I decided I wanted to try toe-ups again, and with "real" sock yarn. A friend was coming from Germany, and I'd seen the Hundertwasser "Save the Seas" yarn from Opal.

kylewilliam's picture

Fiber Beat Episode #19: Featuring Deborah Corsini & Kyle Kunnecke

Fiber Beat talks about Men Who Knit briefly during my interview :) - check it out:

June 3rd

Bill's picture

Cell Phone Numbers Go Public this month.

(sorry...turns out this is an urban legend..the Government is NOT releasing numbers...but the phone number for un-listing yours is valid)

REMEMBER: Cell Phone Numbers Go Public this month.

RickMartin's picture

Kunststricken Waldesgrund - Herbert Niebling

I just completed my first Niebling pattern for a table runner! Woo-hoo!