Archive - Mar 2008 - Blog entry

March 21st

ManMadeKnits's picture

Update!

I've finished a few projects recently!

grandcarriage's picture

Why the "tooth hat"?

Because when it's worn, it looks a bit like a molar...

I'm going to make a white one for my dentist, and one for her baby...

grandcarriage's picture

the tooth hat, the turks toque

the two hats made from remnants steeked off the oversized panel of Dad's sweater.

grandcarriage's picture

AND THE KNITTING GOD SAID "HAH"!!!!

It was raining yesterday, so I thought what a wonderful excuse to work on my sweater (Cable Guy from Son of a Stitch and Bitch).

March 20th

teejtc's picture

BSJ

Well, I gave Elizabeth Zimmerman's Baby Surprise Jacket a try (the first time I've done a Zimmerman pattern - will definitely check more of her patterns out!) Made it up with Knitpicks Swish s

grandcarriage's picture

taking a wee break

I've decided to take a wee break and do the "cableguy" sweater from "Son Of Stitch and Bitch".

RareSteek's picture

Summer Knitting Course

I just registered for a week course at the "Haliburton School of the Arts". Its a school affiliated with a community college in one of the cottage/summer areas of Ontario.

March 19th

stillday's picture

Finally....My first completed project.

I was beginning to wonder if I was ever going to get something completed. The garter stitch scarf is still in progress. I use it at work when there is a likely chance I'll be interrupted.

YugiDean's picture

seriously?!?!

100 Bowls of Compassion rejected me. LOL That hurts! Rejected by a charity... Icing on the cake of a day that's been harrowing at best!

jrrenola's picture

Gauge Swatch - What do you do with it after?

I finished my first sock (proof-of-concept) following a step-by-step pattern from the knitting.about.com website. It was a 20 stitch deal on 3 size 8 DPN's, so no one could possibly wear it.