Archive - Jul 2008 - Blog entry

July 17th

vsidart's picture

Steam Heat.....

Jazz hands!

AdrianG's picture


... the back at least. Its now 100% correct and it looks OK. I've started on the front left side which has a knitted pocket. Never done one of those before so we'll see then on the way home...

Donski's picture

Yarn err... rope !

Well I spun my Angora as planned. Two singles using a handful of white, then gold, then chocolate, then smoke. Then I plied the two singles together. Hmm not too pleased with it to be honest.

Crafty Andy's picture

Simple Baby Hat

This goes along with the jacket, there may be booties, it all depends on the mood. The pattern for all these goodies are in the same page.

HoosierDaddy's picture


I finally got the Brother machine set up last night. Attached the ribber and started working on a Rainbow Sleeve sweater (for my fabulous self) this afternoon.

July 16th

KnitsWithBalls's picture

its DONE!

piccies will be up VERY SOON!

And I grabbed enough sock yarn to make 3 more sweater as well as some bulky yarn to make a nice tick pull over as well...

HoosierDaddy's picture

Rainy Day Hat Pattern (cue thunderous applause)!

The pattern for the Rainy Day Scarf can be found at

garyhrx's picture

A "Happy Camper" Today

While searching on-line for the book I mentioned in my last blog, I decided on a lark to search the catalogue of my public library for the out-of-print "Principles of Knitting" by June Haitt.

July 15th

Crafty Andy's picture

Simple Baby Jacket

This is known in some places as the 5 Hour Baby Jacket, but I tell you it takes longer than that. You can make it in a matter of days.

HoosierDaddy's picture

My Rainy Day Hat (to match the scarf) ...

... was finished yesterday. Yippee! And this afternoon, while I was at work (too busy to knit at work today, by the way!), UPS delivered a Brother KH-260 knitting machine with ribber!