Archive - Jul 2008

PhilNmtl's picture

Advice on Forest Canopy Shawl

I am working on a Forest Canopy Shawl and remember that some of you have finished this project. I am using a wool alpaca blend on 5.5 mm needles and have about 200 stiches on the needles now.

Hemp bag?

If you were to knit a hemp shopping bag in the round, what sort of stitch would you use to reinforce the base? linnen stitch? knit into the last row twice?

MMario's picture

Looking for photos

I'm looking for photos of finished projects knit from my designs.

Anyone willing to send me photos can PM me for e-mail address. (or just send them if you have my e-mail)

July 30th

kiwiknitter's picture

Stitch Markers

I find I am absolutely dependent on stitch markers when I do the Fair Isle pattern knitting. I mark out each pattern repeat by both width and depth.

scarf sketch

Okay, MrMFMY. here it is. there was a second page, but it got lost somewhere in the ether... it was just a crude(r) sketch of an idea for the border.

AdrianG's picture

I can't work it out!

Guys I need help!

KnitOneSipTwo's picture

My First Post - Alaskan Adventure

I learned to knit over 30 years ago and have done it off and on over that time.

Elemmaciltur's picture

Long time, no see

Howdy MWK....yeah, haven't been around. Thesis handed in over a month ago....still haven't heard anything yet.

MMario's picture

'I can't believe I'm Lace Knitting!'

Those who know me are probably a little surprised by the title of this post - but it's the title of a new book I just received.

July 29th

vsidart's picture

I feel the earth move, under my my feet, I feel the sky come tumblin' down...

Hey from earthquake country-