Archive - Jul 2009 - Blog entry

July 31st

MWK - Houston's picture

Cable Sweater

Well I finally completed my frist grown up sweater. After too many scarfs and baby sweaters I took the plunge into an adult sweater. My mother saw the pattern and just had to have it.

July 30th

New York Built's picture

Weaned, At Last! Maybe I've Grown Up!

Day Thirteen of Absolutely Free of Any Nicotine, Cigarettes, See-gars or other foreign objects in my mouth. No, wise-ass, I'm still smoking those, but I don't inhale.

July 29th

New York Built's picture

You Can't be First, But You Can Be Next!

With all this heat, I was gently reminded of the things to come, autumnal change and the colder times ahead. My fixation with linen moving smartly along, I now must prepare for the winter.

purlyman's picture

Maybe OT - but...

I am wearing a hat I knit!!

Check out these blue floating icebergs!! So beautiful.

jonathan1986's picture


Right my lovelies!

I was shopping today and ran into a yarn deal I could not and would not refuse, so hear me out!

July 28th

Crafty Andy's picture

Aerilon Farmer's Cap

This is another Tapestry Crochet Hat, but the last 10 or so rows are made in Fair Isle aka Color Stranding. This is a different type of crochet for those of you that don't know crochet.

purlyman's picture

Lovered Prices

I couldn't get pics to load as attachments, so I figured I'd just post another entry with this pic. This is why I loved the prices in Vik!! ;-)

PaulJMC's picture

Just joined

Found this site a couple of days ago after sniffing around looking for info on knitting that is not targetted at chicks.

July 27th

PaganCub's picture

In Memoriam - Bruce (a.k.a. Scenter)

It's come to my attention that the knitting community (especially MWK) has lost another member, Bruce a.k.a. Scenter.

purlyman's picture

In Iceland - yarn everywhere!

We just went to a very basic supermarket - almost like a really old bad K-mart but with food and produce, and there was this entire section with yarn - and some really nice wool yarn - some hand made