Archive - Sep 2008

September 15th

Jason1978's picture

I love 'things' being stiff and rigid....

But this is ridiculous, I know I suck at cable knitting, but this is just wrong, I've been practising cables by knitting the 'Irish Hikingscarf' but what I end up with is something so tightly knit, an

September 14th

teejtc's picture

Help: Habitat Hat

I'll admit from the get-go, I'm an instant gratification sort of guy.

Raymiew's picture

Butternut Dyed Yarn

Thank you to MMario, Yarnguy716, and Tallguy for all of the information and tips on using butternut hulls to dye yarn. I, of course, couldn't wait on the wool I ordered to arrive to try this.

September 13th

Knitfoo's picture

A Spinning Wheel Question

Hey Guys, I just realized that my parents have a functioning "saxony" style spinning wheel that they are using for decoration. I think it came from the Yarn Barn many years ago.

KnitsWithBalls's picture

YAY for Holiday knitting!

I'm proud to say I just put in my yarn order in and im stoked...I'm SOOO getting everything done this year...Everything i picked is a fast knit but comes out GREAT....

3- hemlocks

KnitsWithBalls's picture

picked a color....

I decided to go with purple :-)....I dont think you can see it in this photo tho :-(

I am very afraid

I got my invitation to Ravelry today.

I am 99% sure that I found out about the site from folks here.

MMario's picture

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Elemmaciltur's picture

Procrastination....

My exams start on Monday and here I am procrastinating. :-p

Just realised that I haven't posted about my FOs here, so here you go:

Start: 06th March 2008
Finish: 21st August 2008
Yarn: Gedifra Shetland Deluxe: 50% New Wool, 25% Baby Alpaca, 25% Mohair
Needles: 4.5 mm / 100 cm Addi Turbos
Pattern: Hemlock Ring Blanket by Jared Flood from Brooklyntweed

September 12th

Crafty Andy's picture

As the Heel Turns

Just wanted to show you the work in progress on my Sock, I have turned the heel!