Archive - Feb 25, 2013

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My Fellow Brothers In Yarns

Reading a recent blog entry about knitting and thinking got me...cogitating. What makes this activity so engaging for me? What draws me to committing time and energy to this craft? What muse stirs as I stir the knitting soup?

To address this question, without judgement, rancor or disbelief, I wonder aloud...

romstore's picture

Large size Mittens, Fingerless Gloves, Socks

Hello all,

Antique Knitted Lace

I am in total awe of this piece of knitting. It was made my German/Swiss grandmother's sister in the 1930's. What is amazing is the size of the is probably finer than size 40 crochet cotton.
I don't think that my hands or eyes would ever be capable of attempting this !