Archive - 2009 - Blog entry

January 3rd

YarnGuy716's picture

Finished Socks

I completed the Orange Socks that I was making using my hand-painted sock yarn. The base yarn was Wool2Dye4 Platinum Sock Yarn. I colored the wool with Orange and Grape flavored powdered drink mixes. The pattern is the Basic Sock Pattern by Ann Budd. Pictures under the cut...

Bill's picture

Charlie pink & orange hat

Charlie pink & orange hat

Bill's picture

Hats for Charlie

Charlie is my nine month old granddaughter...who lives in Phoenix Arizona...where it is quite cold at the moment. I spent Christmas with her.

January 2nd

rc_in_sd's picture

My first FO in 2009

Okay, it's just a rectangle in garter stitch, but it felt great to bind off and weave in the last couple of ends on New Years Day.

ManMadeKnits's picture


Finally one I'm keeping for myself!

The whole scarf is done in Noro Silk Garden Colorway #47 on size 7 crystal palace bamboo needles.

jerzy pl.'s picture

2 0 0 9

from jerzy pl. (Cracow, Poland)

fuzzed's picture

Wool Wash

What sort of wool wash do you guys use for washing/blocking your knit items? What do you like about your preferred wash over the others?

boy412's picture

My Pi Shawl Pattern with attached charts

Yarn: Gloss Lace by Knitpicks (Aegean)
Needles: US #4 DPN & Circular
Misc: Boat load of stitch markers and fishing (life) line.

Cast on 20 sts on DPNs, divide sts onto remaining needles.

January 1st

daveballarat's picture

So who's doing the challenge?

Well I've started the challenge, did some pushups and some situps.
Who else is doing it?
Are we meant to be submitting pre and post pics?

boy412's picture

Chowder/Grass Hat

After browsing the web and ravelry for a hat pattern "close" to my liking I remembered one of my first ptojects. It was a grass stuff toy from Mochimochiland by Anna at