Archive - Nov 2009 - Blog entry

November 18th

Tom Hart's picture

An alternative to Continental for beginners (or anyone for that matter)

I am a beginner knitter and a new member of the group. I started knitting about 3 months ago. And I started out with the English or American style of “throwing”.

purlyman's picture

How in the world? Steeking up the front to put in a zipper?!?!

Okay, so I've followed all the directions and have knit this child's sweater in the round with two purl stitches going straight up the middle.

grandcarriage's picture

Photos or it didn't happen.

Jared Flood, aka Brooklyn Tweed brought his attractive self and siblings to Yarn Garden in Portland for a book signing. I didn't want the book...(It's mostly women's stuff, and I don't need it).

ksmarguy's picture

Update and help needed

Ok! First of all, I have been in CA for nearly two weeks and it is going great! I am gainfully employed, moved in, and loving every minute of our new life here.

November 17th

Crafty Andy's picture

Spin Me round Baby

Some of the fiber I've dyed and ...

jerzy pl.'s picture

my visit in New York (nr 4)

From December the 2nd to the 17th I will be in New York. I am very happy!!! It will be my fourth bussines - private trip to NY.

knittingchemist's picture

Brooklyn Tweed's Koolhaas hat

I am currently working on the Brooklyn Tweed Koolhaas hat. It involves a lot of 1-stitch cables.

November 16th

jdkcubed's picture


Last call. The details for the January Knit Along have been posted on that group. Membership will be closing December 1st. Two weeks.

You will join and knit along with us (Jedi Mind Trick)

GrammarCop's picture

Double-knitting difficulties

I've been trying to work a double-knit pattern, and while the technique isn't "hard," it IS kind of annoying to master.

TrondE's picture

Hats....I enjoy to make hats

Here is my two latest hat designs in knitting and create yarn is great fun, I take 20 cm of one colour ,1 one meter of another, a bit of something else.......