Archive - Dec 2008

December 2nd

Buck Strong's picture

Feeling Lazy

I have been so lazy about my knitting lately. I guess it must be all of the holiday rush. I think about knitting. I think about how much I like knitting.

YugiDean's picture

Tips for tangled yarn???

When I got the alligator scarf kit in the mail, the yarn was just unwound hanks.

Jaredsfa2004's picture

Garter Stitch - and why I hate it

I understand that Garter Stitch is basically the first stitch every beginning knitter learns...But, gosh darn it, I hate it.

December 1st

ManMadeKnits's picture

FO Pink Neck Thing

Still thinking of ways to button this...

Thanks to Elisa for ideas.

ManMadeKnits's picture

Star Crossed Slouchy Beret

This is current re-blocking over a pie plate to increase slouchiness.

Knitted on size 8s instead of size 10s in Rowan Cocoon, Emerald.

ManMadeKnits's picture

FO Green Tam

Here's mark 2 of the white beret you saw earlier. Just a basic variation of the diagonal lace pattern:
Row 1: *k2tog, k1, yo* to end
Row 2: k to end

teejtc's picture

Drastically and unapologetically OT

Ok... slightly apologetically....

tranny_saurus's picture

Scarf Exchange

Here is a picture of my scarf so far. The picture is a little dark (photography is not my forte). I merged a cable pattern I liked with a traditional tube scarf.

rharris63's picture


Ok so I am going to pony up and learn how to knit. I am nervous and intimidated but determined. HELP! I need someone to hold my hand!

TottyAtPC's picture

Cable Scarves

A friend of mine wanted me to make her a thin scarf that was only a cable, nothing else--her dreamed up design, and I am wondering if anyone has had any experience with this--I am not afraid to just c