Archive - Dec 2009 - Blog entry

December 16th

RickMartin's picture

Fountain Pen Shawl

I just finished the Fountain Pen Shawl from Interweave Knits Spring 2009. I used Jojoland Harmony yarn on a US size 5 needle.

scottly's picture

My hands hurt

I have been knitting almost non-stop since October, what with Chrstmas gifts, comissions and the occasional craft show it's all I can do to keep up.

KnitsWithBalls's picture

new scarf

I just finsiehd a really somple scarf...I just needed to doa quick knit projsect you know. I'm not going to block it flat, I like how it rolled up and dbl'd itself over...

albert's picture

Shawls for Men

Scott's box lace scarf started me thinking about shawls and why we associate them almost exclusively with women.

December 15th

Bradferd's picture

Making Wool...

Mom and I were talking on the phone the other day.

Kerry's picture

New photos

At last the camera program is fixed. Here is another couple of pics of my Fair Isle sweater.

knit_knot_eat's picture

short row with wrap

I have heard 2 different ways to make a short row with wrap. I think one might actually be wrong (I don't trust the person who told it to me).
So what is the proper way.

scottly's picture

Box Lace Scarf

I was looking for a lace pattern that a guy could wear when I flipped through Folk Shawls by Cheryl Oberle and saw the Box Lace Shawl and thought that would be a perfect pattern for a guy, simple and

December 14th

Christopher Charles's picture

Speed Stix

I wonder if anyone has used these, what they think of them, how well projects turn out on them, and where to find patterns for speed stix projects.

KenInMaine's picture

Santa Lucia Tree Topper

When Ron and I were putting up our Christmas tree this year, we realized that we didn't have a tree topper for it.