Archive - Sep 2009 - Blog entry

September 8th

scottly's picture

2at a time socks

This is my first pair of socks done two at a time on a pair of circs. I seem to be spending a lot of time untangling yarn and adjusting needles.

scottly's picture

The Big Day

This Friday my partner Ralf and I are headed to Iowa City to get married. The ceremony is at 2:00 in Saturday.

Asplund's picture

Blocking a hat

Yesterday a new way to block hats occurred to me, and since it worked I thought I'd share it with you. (A new way to me, that is - others may have had the same idea, of course!)

Selbu mitten source

Someone requested Selbu mitten patterns a while ago. I just came across two sources:
Selbuvotter by Terri Shea

PaulJMC's picture

Wooooo Hooooooo!

Well guys here it is. My first jumper.

Joukahainen - in a dark green Super Soft Lana Gatto with Morris Empire Superwash Merino Pumkin around the neck and cuffs.

September 7th

kylewilliam's picture

Men's Knitting Excursion to Peru - interested?

Hey everyone-

Buck Strong's picture

Gauge question again?

Hey Boys: So, I'm starting a sweater and I knitted a swatch to check my gauge. The pattern calls for 17 sts and 24 rows = 4".

purlyman's picture

Grafting underarm stitched together (and FO)

Okay, so I've been doing this for at least a couple years - knitting sweaters in the round and then grafting the sleeves (also worked in the round) to the body as part of the finishing.

kylewilliam's picture

FO: Technicolor

Completed in 13 days (August 16-29, 2009) - using a basic top-down raglan knitting pattern and adding a technique of alternating 2 yarns every 2 rows, I created this sweater using 12 different skeins

September 6th

Crafty Andy's picture

Men Who Knit Video MFKR09