Archive - Jan 2008 - Blog entry

January 22nd

RareSteek's picture

Knitting in Round Poll

I am curious. A friend asked me if I would show her how to do The Magic Loop. She wants to show her daughter in law, a new enthusiastic knitter who wants to try socks, and couldnt figure it out.

RickMartin's picture

My daughter's shrug - pics attached

Well, I just finished my daughter's Christmas present today!

January 21st

purlyman's picture

My Pa opted for the first hat

Well, I get to keep the black and white fair isle cap.

stillday's picture

My First Project is Evolving.

My first project is evolving. After learning the purl stitch, my garter stitch scarf has begun to evolve. The garter stitch transitions to a band of seed stitch, then moss stitch.

jedwards's picture

need help with a 24 caret shawl

I need help with a 24 carats shawl...... on row 9 it say K2, YO, *K3, YO, K1, PM, K1, YO* 4 times K3, YO, K2 and on row 10 say k1 purl until end and k1... i have this part.....

BuduR's picture

Eureka! Moment

So, I have been debating the whole ball winder dilemna, I didn't want to spend $50.00 on a winder, and I didn't want the super cheap winder either. Lightning struck, I had an idea!

rjcb3's picture

Can anyone say JACK-POT!!!

I really LOVE Freecycle!

I answered a post on our local Freecycle (Portland, Maine) where a woman was clearing out her house for putting said house up for sale.

QueerJoe's picture

Men's Spring Knitting Retreat - Filling Up Fast

When Ted and I first discussed coordinating a knitting retreat for men, we never expected such a broad response.

January 20th

knitty pilgrim's picture

Can someone please explain

Why I cannot get my images to post? Oh, and please use your clearest, non-techie speak...The Pilgrim may be Knitty...but he's no geek!

knitty pilgrim's picture

Knit Fit for a Nephew

Over the past year or so, the Pilgrim has created a number of knits for the Long-Suffering Other's adorable neice, the eight-year-old Princess Mary. Mary is more precisely a Pink Princess.