Archive - Jan 2008

January 18th

StuartWS's picture

Grrrrrr (that's not the bear growling)

So, I don't quite understand the picture uploading here yet, so I'm trying again. :-) That seems to work!

scottly's picture

yarn weight/guage help me unravel the mystery

OK, so I go the yarn store and think I know what I want and I pick up what looks like a chunky wt yarn but says its bulky and then Rachel (my friendly knitting ninja/store person) tells me its really

jphares's picture

hat troubles

I have knitted a couple hats on the round and all of them have the same issues. When I am finished (though it shows during my work, also) the rim of the hat curls and rolls up.

Asbjörn's picture

Sheep to Shawl

Not really knitting related but most definitely fiber related; last week was the 25th Annual Sheep to Shawl competition at the Pennsylvania Farm Show.

January 17th

kiwiknitter's picture

Posting Events

Does anyone know how to post an upcoming event on MWK?

jedwards's picture

Sweater Blocker

Should I block a sweater before I sew it together.......... I have made a sweater before and never block it....... I would like to have your opinion.....

Kerry's picture

Print O' The Wave Shawl

Just off the blocking wires, Euny Jang's Print o' the Wave shawl. The yarn is Jamieson & Smith Laceweight, shade L40, and I used 6 balls of it. Needles are 3.5mm.

scottly's picture

counting cast ons

Appoligies in advance if this is a dumb quesiotion.

ksmarguy's picture

Since it feels like a sharing day

Here's my baby.... Thought I would share a picture of him. If any of you have a good knit pattern for anything for him, let me know....maybe a knitted bandana??

January 16th

jedwards's picture

Double point crochet circular needles

Double point crochet circular needles..... can u knit with them also.... if is will it be the same as u are knitting with regular circular knitting needles beside these have hook on them.......