Mario, thanks so much for sharing this pattern with us all. It was a great pleasure to knit, even in black. And I kinda followed your advice when blocking. It was MUCH easier!
This scarf by Ruth Lee is great fun to do, I started it about 45 minutes ago and I'm half way through
I've seen several books on men's sweaters and all of them are well-made and classic, but most of them bore me. I want more variation than classic styles and different techniques and patterns.
I taught myself English over 40 years ago and since then I developed severe arthritis all over my body but particularly in my shoulders, elbows and hands.
Well, a friend of mine wanted a "Green Lantern" super hero beanie, so I worked on one and it was a little too big (I thought).
I'm relatively new to this site and have enjoyed reading the entries and looking at the fantastic work by everyone.
'Twas the night before Christmas, and all through the land
Every knitter was knitting, quite fast, with both hands.
New socks off the needles hung chimney-side there,
Spanish Armada is being bound off. It's a slow process because it takes 13 stitches to bind off three stitches - and there are aboyt 670 stitches around.
I've noticed a phenomenon in my knitting of gifts.... does anyone else share this?