Archive - Jun 2008 - Blog entry

June 10th

eyedoc's picture

Yet again, I need your help!!!!!

For the life of me, I cannot tink a stitch! I have tried and tried and end up having to frog the whole damn piece! Any good advice on learning how to unknit and unpurl stitch by stitch?

crmartin's picture

Scarf Patterns

Thought I would start a thread for scarf patterns that could be used for the scarf exchange as suggested by vsidart.

knittingchemist's picture

An intermediate project

I think I have a good grasp of knitting and purling now. I have completed hats and scarves using garter stitching and straight stockinette and some scarves using Gansey patterns and borders.

June 9th

Queen Anne #2

Hey guys. Finally finished my second attempt at MMario's Queen Anne Lace Shawl and wanted to post a pic.

krooks's picture


Maybe this sketch will help

StuartWS's picture

Scarf Exchange--four more days

No hard sell. Just editing so this stays in the more "recent areas" of our little world. If you can knit a scarf in two months, join us!

***The Long Awaited MWK Scarf Exchange***

krooks's picture


I was working on another pair of cigar gloves this weekend. I thought of a trick to reduce the number of ends to sew in.

Thor's picture

Alpaca Shearing

Yesterday I had the opportunity to volunteer at a local alpaca farm for shearing. The day started at 7:30 a.m. with the arrival of the Iowa-based shearing team.

garyhrx's picture

"Purls" of Wisdom Please

I learned to knit continental style and my continental "purl" is relatively tight (watch it!). I have recently been experimenting with the "Norwegian " purl.

June 7th

steve kadel's picture

la. gathering for father's day?

thinking of hosting next sunday. anyone interested and available?