Archive - Jun 2009

June 16th

profaknitty's picture

Wrap It Up

I had trouble uploading a picture, you can find it here:

The original idea for this scarf is in Simply Knitting, Issue 54, May.

New York Built's picture

The 411 on the Cast-off with a smooth edge.

For a double rib, beginning with K2;

June 15th

knittingchemist's picture

Progress on the Irish scarf

So I spent most of the afternoon working on that increase and eventual decrease. I really like that section now that I see what it looks like.

New York Built's picture

Man Enveloped by Sweater...Pictures at 10 on Ravelry....

The pictures are on Ravelry, avatar name there is Skybuck. Loaded up there with no problem. What's with that?

Crafty Andy's picture

DPNS and the Freedom Hat

leon's picture

A question of Knitting hardware

I am going to do it... I am going to ask one of those "can-of-worms" questions..... What are the best needles to knit with? I have my own opinion, and I am sure everyone else on here does.... but is there such a thing as "The ONE best set of needles?"

June 14th

knittingchemist's picture


So I am celebrating my first week of summer vacation plaing catch up on some of the knitting I have cast aside to write finals, prep students, grade finals, write progress reports, and end the school

purlyman's picture

Estes Park Wool Market - What a day!

Well, I'm back - got caught in some rain on the way back - and it was an amazing day. I'm thinking next year we should have a men's knitting retreat in Estes Park the weekend of the wool market.

purlyman's picture

Estes Park Wool Market

I just remembered yesterday that this is going on this weekend. I'm about to hop on the motorcycle and ride up there.

June 12th

purlyman's picture

MWK makes the Denver Post!

So a few weeks ago a reporter from the Denver Post emailed me asking for an interview for an article she was writing about men and crafting.