Archive - Apr 2008

April 30th

vsidart's picture

It's the most wonderful time of the year!

Yes, dear men, it's May! Spring has sprung! Time to start working on Christmas!

ManMadeKnits's picture

FO-Forest Canopy Shawl

Here it is, blocking! Done in Jojoland Melody, 2 skeins. VERY easy pattern. Great first-time shawl. Too tired to post more details... ask questions...

teejtc's picture

Any Central-Iowa people and/or Ragbrai Bicyclists Out There?

It's official. My little team got picked in the lottery for Ragbrai again this year (for the 2nd year).

boy412's picture

Irish Diamond Shawl Progress Report #7

OMG, I feel like I am so close yet so far from finishing. I completed the first 20 rows of the 2nd lace pattern last night and started the 2nd half. "Toot toot" my own horn.

Crafty Andy's picture

Happy 48th

Just wanted to share with you what I got for my 48th Birthday celebration. My Birthday was Yesterday, 4/29/ Besides a nice cake, I got some great gifts that I am hoping to utilize this year.

Buck Strong's picture

How to Contain the Knitting?

Well, when this knitting hobby started, My stuff took up a small corner on the edge of a desk. Now, it has taken up the entire desk and another table.

MichaelJames's picture

Hi Everyone.

I cannot quite contain my excitement that there is a forum for Men Who Knit!


I'm scared of socks. I have been, and I probably will be forever. That's never going to change, although fear may evolve into cautious understanding (Huh...

April 29th

Asbjörn's picture

FO: Faux Spanish Lace Shawl

Well, after about a month of sporadic knitting, I've completed Mmario's Faux Spanish Lace shawl for my "Nana".

garyhrx's picture

If Men Who Knit organized a convention would you attend?

I would attend, provide organizational and financial support.
22% (11 votes)
I would attend and be considered for the planning committee.
32% (16 votes)
I would attend and give knitting,crochet, spinning classes.
26% (13 votes)
I could not attend but would consider planning and sponsoring the event.
2% (1 vote)
I am not interested in a convention at this time.
18% (9 votes)
Total votes: 50