Archive - Aug 2008 - Blog entry

August 28th

TrondE's picture is another one

HereI am in another waistcoat I made out of my graphic print, that I told about earlier. It was exhibited in an art gallery among other things I had knitted out of this pattern.

krooks's picture

Joining Yarn

I have a yarn that is 45% silk and 55% Merino. Can I "felt " this to join?

USA Trip

Hey guys.

August 27th

MMario's picture

triangles - tip up versus top down

The basic triangle is worked from the tip up to the neckline. Increasing two stitches every other row. See the top half of the diagram.

PeterMark's picture

Happy Dance!

Just got home from the LYS. Happened to find she now carries Austermann Step, made with Aloe. According to the label, it's "vacation for your feet." Do I need more sock yarn?

TrondE's picture

MWK- scarf exchange- can anyone tell

Since I am new here, I notis there is something called MWK- scarf exchange. Can anyone tell me what this is about? Is it possible to join?
All the best from TrondE

MMario's picture

Rhinebeck ; to go or not to go

I've been tempted for years - but have always had schedule conflicts. This year however.......

so talk me into it. What can I expect besides spending more money then I should?

KnitsWithBalls's picture

I'm such a bad tranny...Year of Lace

Ok...have you heard of Year Of Lace...

I have sooo signed up....

AdrianG's picture

The circular scarf in Mohair and Silk

Thought I'd make a 1st attempt at getting an image up here. I'm not a great photographer though :o) Someday, when its not so hot in London town I'll take a photo of me wearing it!

August 26th

Kathy's Shawl is Complete

Kathy's shawl is now finished. It looks pretty good. It can be seen at: