Archive - May 1, 2009

purlyman's picture

Gauge-less squares - for Jason's blanket

Just thought I'd pass along an option for knitting squares to meet the 8" x 8" requirement for the Jason Blanket.

KnitsWithBalls's picture

Gift scarf project...

Since I had a stash that was eating my house, I decided months ago that everyone that donates to Life Cycle this yere would get a scarf...and I am proud to say that this on going project is at the end

New York Built's picture

You strumpet, you slut, you whore, you harlot, you trollope! All the finer qualities, yes!

The panic attack of a seemingly good plan going awry was beginning to wash over me. Ye Gods!

ronhuber's picture

Speaking of Cast On's

A few weeks ago, Shawn (HuskerClub) commented on a request for a stretchy cast on. He described a cast on that I had never heard of before.

knit_knot_eat's picture

simple cast on

What is a simple cast on?

I am doing my first button hole. Row had 14 stitches. I bound off the middle 2, leaving 12 stitches, 6 on each side. the instructions for the next row say

Thor's picture

OT - The Softer Side

Seemingly like many of us over the last couple of weeks, I have been experiencing my share of stress and frustration. As Mil said... something in the water.

davidUK's picture

Blanket for Jason

Following on from yesterday's post, Purly Man's kindly offered to mail me some Lion Brand yarn so we can share...seems in the spirit of the project really.

davidUK's picture

Baby Duffle Coat pattern

Some of you contacted me wanting to get the pattern for my recent posting - it's from Debbie bliss' book 'Essential Baby'