Archive - Apr 2009 - Blog entry

April 30th

paulhenry's picture

what I did today

In part of my life I;m a bookbinder, and i was sitting in an exhibiton of books today, and as it was quiet i got out my knitting, the gallery owner was fascinated and had to take some pictures, one

KnitsWithBalls's picture

I'm in the mood for a big project...

So I have ALOT of lacw weight laying around and im kinda itching to make a new shawl of something...any suggestions?

Whats your fave lace so far...

sonics's picture


This sight is amazing. I am so happy to be a part of it. This act of kindness towards our fellow knitter is so awesome. My wife has also offered to do a few squares.

mrossnyc's picture

Getting Lion Brand Yarn in Turkey updated

Update 5/1

I received the following email from Lion Brand Yarn this afternoon:

knit_knot_eat's picture

Jason Blanket question

The instructions for the blanket simply say what kind of yarn to use. But it does not mention needle size. Does that mean we can use any size needles we want?

purlyman's picture

"ramro" baby sweater

So to go along with the "barn raising" baby quilt, I've done this sweater/cap set for the baby - due in June. The mother was my closest friend while in the Peace Corps in Nepal.

Thor's picture

Retail Therapy Needed

When the going gets tough... the tough so shopping.

However, there isn't anything in the MenWhoKnit store that is really fun, edgy or exciting.

April 29th

The rug is completed

Many months ago I posted that I was working on a rug. It is now complete and after blocking it lays flat.

kylewilliam's picture

Comfort Blanket for Jason1978

OK we are all feeling the same way - so I created a .pdf file that explains the details of how we will go about creating this blanket.

Nashrunner's picture

An Idea about Jason needing input

Since we got the most recent news I have been thinking a lot about our friend and brother Jason and his decision not to have further treatment.