Archive - Jan 2009

January 3rd

YarnGuy716's picture

Finished Socks

I completed the Orange Socks that I was making using my hand-painted sock yarn. The base yarn was Wool2Dye4 Platinum Sock Yarn. I colored the wool with Orange and Grape flavored powdered drink mixes. The pattern is the Basic Sock Pattern by Ann Budd. Pictures under the cut...

knit_knot_eat's picture

need help with vest bindoff

I'm working on my first vest and I'm almost at the top of the back ready for bind off.

Bill's picture

Charlie pink & orange hat

Charlie pink & orange hat

Bill's picture

Hats for Charlie

Charlie is my nine month old granddaughter...who lives in Phoenix Arizona...where it is quite cold at the moment. I spent Christmas with her.

January 2nd

rc_in_sd's picture

My first FO in 2009

Okay, it's just a rectangle in garter stitch, but it felt great to bind off and weave in the last couple of ends on New Years Day.

ManMadeKnits's picture


Finally one I'm keeping for myself!

The whole scarf is done in Noro Silk Garden Colorway #47 on size 7 crystal palace bamboo needles.

knit_knot_eat's picture

2 questions, A-circular ladders, B-my first sweater

I'm on my second pair of socks and strangely enough this didn't really happen on the first pair.

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2 0 0 9

from jerzy pl. (Cracow, Poland)

Rameau's picture

Joining shoulder seams

Hello all,

fuzzed's picture

Wool Wash

What sort of wool wash do you guys use for washing/blocking your knit items? What do you like about your preferred wash over the others?