Archive - Mar 2008

March 4th

kylewilliam's picture

circular sock knitting machine

I'm curious - does anyone else own or know about the antique sock knitting machines?

crmartin's picture

OT: Garden Pictures For Grandcarriage

Here are a few pictures of one of our gardens as requested:

These are from spring pictures, it changes depending on the season.

March 3rd

Have I bitten off more than I can chew?

Greetings, Gentlemen.

I don't know if you can count me as a knitter as of yet, but I'm certainly giving it a shot...although, I'm not sure I've gotten myself into more than I can handle.

Mnjack's picture


I have never blocked anything and am not sure exactly how it is done. Do you stretch the project to the gauge or just press it flat ? Can anyone advise ? Thanks.

Raymiew's picture

Advice on Size 2 needles

Does anyone have advice on working with size 2 needles?

joshslade's picture

My Sweater...done

I finished my sweater. There was a slight mishap but now it is a cardigan and life is good...I just need someone to sew in a zipper.

YugiDean's picture

Sitting on a wall

In the planning stages of that 3-D Humpty Dumpty scene. By the way. Where in the hell did anyone come up with the name "Humpty Dumpty"???????????

potterdc's picture

100 Bowls of Compassion


March 2nd

grandcarriage's picture

Mom's sweater, hopefully

This is the sweater I have returned to for my mom's gift. My plan is to do one row of blocks per day: there is 16 blocks across the front (8 per panel) of 6st x 8 rows).

Buck Strong's picture


So, I've been catching up on reading members' blogs and I noticed that a fair amount do their own spinning.