Archive - May 2008 - Blog entry

May 16th

solomondre's picture

Knitting in Cotton

I'm so glad you guys're here! I've recently been pretty frustrated with the differences between working with wool and working with cotton. I live in Mexico, so it's not possible to get wool in a local store...

captin_jack's picture

Let's try again...

Hey men, I'll be in Los Angeles next week, Monday thru Wednesday. Anyone out there interested in getting together somewhere to knit for a bit?

OKknitguy's picture

christmas stockings

I want to do a toe up felted christmas stocking. I'm having trouble finding any good patterns. Anyone have such a pattern that they've done? Thanks.

BuduR's picture

If Life Throws You Lemons......

Throw them back, only harder!

May 15th

MichaelJames's picture

Questions for my knitting brethren

I am interested in making Jade Starmore's Glenesk, but the pattern is only available as an entire kit from Virtual Yarns.

MasonM's picture

Attempting My First Sweater

I received my order of Sapphire Heather Wool of the Andes from Knit Picks. I'm starting a sweater using it.

KnitsWithBalls's picture

new socks

So being that I did this ride last year I know how the weaterh gets...For Example 5 am kinda I wanted to cute leg warmers till the sun came I thought HEY...last year it was so much f

purlyman's picture

A hat to match...

I had quite a bit of left-over yarn, so I made up this little hat to go with the blanket. There was no pattern so I just matched some of the patterns in the blanket itself.

scottly's picture


I'm officially over the edge. I only want to make socks. When you guys said it was addictive I thought you were kidding, ha!

RickeScott's picture

Next Project - another counterpane...

As I approach the end of a project, I start planning the next because I know that dead time between projects is not good for my mental health.