Archive - Oct 2008 - Blog entry

October 16th

drmel94's picture

Rhinebeck Bound!

We leave this evening so that we can set up our booth tomorrow. If you're going to be there, come look for us in Barn 31.

YugiDean's picture

You'd have to be crazy...

I was just wandering around the Net looking at different yarns and saw one called Vicuna yarn. So I clicked and read about the rare nature of the yarn. Then I saw the price tag for one skein...

RickeScott's picture

Candle Flame Shawl on Utku's gran

Here it is blocked...

October 15th

AndrewNiehus's picture

Vine Hat

So I made this yesterday after finishing the second sleeve for my sweater. I needed something to do as I walk around campus, and I love my circulars for this hat.
It is a very easy pattern:

murfpapa's picture


This is one of my favorite comic strips. Just thought I'd share this one panel with you.

QueerJoe's picture

New 2009 Men With Yarn Calendar

Not sure if you guys read about this elsewhere, but Franklin has published a calendar with his photographs of 12 men and yarn.

Buck Strong's picture

Colour Combo

Dudes: What up?

October 14th

ronhuber's picture


Finished this vest about a week ago and got it washed and blocked. I used Palette yarn from Knitpicks and am really not a fan. I ordered a lot in this colour and in a grey.

ronhuber's picture

The Flacon

Just finished the Flacon doily from the Yarnover site. I did it in an evening including the blocking. I used my mother's old recipe of sugar and water to starch it.

QueerJoe's picture

The Andersson Heel

Just curious how many guys have used this interesting heel that I found initially at but then got more detailed instructions at Don Yarman's blog here: