Archive - Feb 2009

February 6th

scottly's picture

The LYS experience

On my way into work this morning I was thinking about what a different experience yarn shopping is today then it was when I first started knitting in college.

February 5th

Crafty Andy's picture

The Amsterdam Sonnetto

I just wanted to share another of my hats whic I am working on the pattern as we speak. I don not know if I would have this for fre or for sale, we shall see what decision I make.

Buck Strong's picture

Cascade Pumpkin Spice.

I have been on a yarn buying spree of late. I just purchased Cascade pumpkin spice for a sweater I'm thinking of doing. I'm a total warm colour freak, especially with orange.

Thor's picture

Knitting Gadget

For Christmas, my knitting buddy, Beth, gifted me with a "Pirouette" as pictured.

Thor's picture

The Clapotis

My knitting friends Beth & Ben and I are all knitting the Clapotis from

Thor's picture

Cashmere Scarf - Finished Object & Controversy

Here is a pic of my latest finished object. This is one of the cashmere scarf kits put out by Jade Sapphire Exotic Fibers and is 100% Mongolian Cashmere in the "Five O'Clock Shadow" colorway.

February 4th

PeterMark's picture

Ideas on how to bind off ...

So I've made several pairs of socks going toe-up. I have not yet found a bind-off method that I like.

philC's picture

It's February - Is anyone still working out?

I know we said we were gonna work together on this. I'm down about 5 pounds since mid-December.

Junayd's picture

Knitting in the dark

Hey guys,

kylewilliam's picture

Men's Knitting Retreats as a group on FACEBOOK

I just wanted to let everyone know that I started a group on facebook to help promote the Men’s Knitting Retreats - linking the website to facebook - and hoping that other guys might discover our gr