Archive - Aug 2007

August 29th

teejtc's picture

Baby Hat for Friends

A couple of friends of ours are having a new baby any day now (or perhaps not for another couple of weeks, as those things go....) I'm working on a hat/sock combo for them.

Crafty Andy's picture

Crochet Skull Cap or Hat Free Pattern

There is a new Free Pattern in my blog for crochet skull caps or hats, please feel free to grab it, just leave a comment please.

August 28th

Felted knit scull cap

Ever since my younger son attended our local Jewish day school that requires all boys to wear a "kippah" (yarmulke) every day, I've wanted to knit one, because I don't like to crochet.

machinarex's picture

Curious...

about why circular size 5 needles tend to be shorter than other needles?

NEW KID ON THE BLOCK

I AM HAPPY TO FIND OTHER MEN WHO KNIT. MY GRANDMOTHER TAUGHT ME DECADES AGO AS A YOUNG BOY. I PICKED IT UP AGAIN THREE MONTHS AGO. I HAVE THREE SCARVE IN PROGRESS AND ONE IS A CABLE.

YugiDean's picture

Felting (just curious)

Just wondering if there's one stitch that felts up better than another.

August 27th

YugiDean's picture

Natural Earth

So here is the next in my series of Soy-Wool-Strips cable scarves. This one differed in that I twisted one cable on row 1 and twisted the next cable on row 5.

Kerry's picture

Meadow Flowers Shawl

Finished at last. My version of Meadow Flowers Shaw by Donna Kay from the book 'Knitter's Stash'.

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Gift Construction

So, it begins. I have started on my holiday knitting. I am making my buddies Girlfriend an Irish Hiking Hat out of Donegal Tweed. So far it is coming out quite nicely. I hope she likes it.

machinarex's picture

Kool Aid Dyeing

I feel goofy typing the instructions, cuz it's just so simple.

Basically it's this: