Archive - Feb 2011

February 15th

Melbcub's picture

Fair Isle Pattern

Hey guys, been working on this pattern for a while. Drove me crazy! I based it on Islamic tiles and mosaics.

Melbcub's picture

My Adidas Fair Isle scarf progress.

I'm a huge adidas fan. Thought i would try to knit a vintage style adidas scarf, here's how it looks so far.

Loom Dude's picture

My first try at felting!

Hi all,

February 14th

knitsncycles's picture

My evening pages... at the end of a day in new socks

A recent goal for me has been to sit and write at least 30 minutes per day. For many reasons, I have felt the need to create or find a little more balance in myself...

Aaronknits's picture

Trumpet Hill Workshop Weekend

Robena and her wonderful staff at Trumpet Hill organized a fantastic weekend of workshops featuring designer extraordinaire Anne Hanson of

Gregory Patrick's picture

Socks are Sexy

Working on a pair of socks. Should be done by morning.

ilhiker's picture

Silk Cowl

Another cowl under my belt...this one Andean Silk - "Merryweather". This was a labor of love and determination. It took me three tries to get the tension and the size correct.

steve kadel's picture

bead question

has anyone used beads in knitting? where do you find them with holes big enough for yarn. most seem to have holes only big enough for filament.

February 13th

Tom Hart's picture

a hardly strictly Fair Isle, double knit, cotton bathroom rug

Well I put the last stitch into it today. It’s been through the washer and dryer already and it’s now on the bathroom floor. I’m glad it’s done. I’m really ready to move on.

Gregg's picture

Any interest in an East Bay Men's knitting group?

I just started knitting last summer and have really enjoyed it. Are there any other knitters in the SF East Bay area?