Archive - Nov 2010

November 16th

UK MEN'S KNITTING RETREAT 18th-20th March 2011

First ever UK MEN'S KNITTING RETREAT 18th-20th March 2011 to be held in Llanfair Caereinion, near Welshpool, On the Welsh-English border.

November 15th

WillyG's picture

Rubbing shoulders - er, ribcages - with the giants

First, a question: what's your favorite pattern for a dressy men's scarf?

CLABBERS's picture

Stocking Hat #2 & Cable Stitch practice

Hello men!

November 14th

Knit Picks revisted negative experiance

Several months ago I asked everyone's opinion of knit picks. I got mixed responses. I saw a shawl kit on there and the fall to winter shall and decided to try it anyway.

KenInMaine's picture

Mini Banana

I'm on a roll...I was inspired to come up with a mini banana pattern this weekend.

Tallguy's picture

A very manly man

And he IS a very manly man! You should take note of that, in case you don't catch the subtle hints.

How to knit like an Icelandic man

tattooedknitter's picture

Hello and finished Wallaby

Hey guys,

Use to be on here before but due to some unfortunate events, I had dropped off from the site.

November 13th

waldorfbear's picture

That tapestry

Thanks for welcome and comments about the tapestry in background of my earlier pic, I've tried to get a better one attached, here. It was done needlepoint rather than on a loom.

Elemmaciltur's picture

Better than Burberry

Better than Burberry, originally uploaded by elemmaciltur.
Start: 15th October 2010
Finish: 07th November 2010
Needles: 6 mm Addi Turbo
Yarn: 100% Alpaca in grey bought from the Benediktbeuern Textile Market this year; 260 m / 100 g / skein; Using 4 skeins in total with yarn held double - got 9 repeats altogether
Pattern: Burberry Inspired Cowl by Julianne Smith

November 12th

Kilthoser's picture

Mediaeval nightcap/indoor cap pattern

Thanks to Daninaa and MayaB, I think I've got this pattern sorted (with pictures courtesy of Maya), and am including it here. Enjoy!