Archive - Oct 2010 - Blog entry

October 19th

Spicemanknit's picture

PBS Programs

Have any of you seen the PBS program called "Knitting Daily" and "Knit and Crochet"? These two programs are shown Mondays on PBS stations.

MMario's picture

Houston here I come!

in less then 10 days - I fly out the 29th and back home the 2nd.
Hotel in Conroe and spending saturday and sunday in plantersville.

October 18th

smalltownknitguy's picture

Chain Edges HELP PLEASE!

So I am working on my design and pattern which will be published (early 2011). I swatched the scarf with some leftover yarn last night.

PaulJMC's picture

Thanks gents - new trick learned

New trick learned

A while ago I was reading a train of conversation on MWK about cabling without a cable needle… I was intrigued but daunted.

October 17th

rc_in_sd's picture

A Couple of Recently Finished Objects

Hi guys,

mr.cullen's picture

Blanket progress

Slowly but surely, I'm making progress with my blanket. I am on the second big block I will be sewing on to the other side.

Craig's picture

Stripey Socks

Herer is my second pair of socks. The pattern is the Universal Toe Up Formula that I found at

October 16th

Elemmaciltur's picture


Prorsum: Take II, originally uploaded by elemmaciltur.
Start: 12th September 2010
Finish: 5th October 2010
Needles: 5.5 mm Addi Turbo
Yarn: Wolle Roedel "Soft-Merino"; 100% Merino superwash; 100 m / 50 g; colour #393, lot #220; 6 balls
Pattern Cabled Cowl from Lion Brand Yarn
Name: I decided to call this "Prorsum" (lat. "forward") as a kind of a wink to "Burberry Prorsum", since a lot of commercial cowls out there that I have seen and like are pretty much from Burberry.

purlyman's picture

30 Rock - Alec Baldwin - knitting

I'm sure many of you saw the live episode of 30 Rock this week. It was hilarious. I noticed right away in Jack's office a big basket of yarn and knitting needles right in the middle of his office.

October 15th

jmmattes's picture

Needle Advice

Hey guys!