Archive - 2010 - Blog entry

November 14th

KenInMaine's picture

Mini Banana

I'm on a roll...I was inspired to come up with a mini banana pattern this weekend.

Tallguy's picture

A very manly man

And he IS a very manly man! You should take note of that, in case you don't catch the subtle hints.

How to knit like an Icelandic man

tattooedknitter's picture

Hello and finished Wallaby

Hey guys,

Use to be on here before but due to some unfortunate events, I had dropped off from the site.

November 13th

waldorfbear's picture

That tapestry

Thanks for welcome and comments about the tapestry in background of my earlier pic, I've tried to get a better one attached, here. It was done needlepoint rather than on a loom.

Elemmaciltur's picture

Better than Burberry

Better than Burberry, originally uploaded by elemmaciltur.
Start: 15th October 2010
Finish: 07th November 2010
Needles: 6 mm Addi Turbo
Yarn: 100% Alpaca in grey bought from the Benediktbeuern Textile Market this year; 260 m / 100 g / skein; Using 4 skeins in total with yarn held double - got 9 repeats altogether
Pattern: Burberry Inspired Cowl by Julianne Smith

November 12th

Kilthoser's picture

Mediaeval nightcap/indoor cap pattern

Thanks to Daninaa and MayaB, I think I've got this pattern sorted (with pictures courtesy of Maya), and am including it here. Enjoy!

November 11th

Wine Bottle Hat and Scarf

A friend of mine saw a Christmas wine bottle hat and scarf and asked me if I could make one. I cheated a little and read a pattern a found on ralvery first, but had to use what I had on hand.

KenInMaine's picture

Mini Eggplant

Hi everyone. I just wanted make a quick post to say that I've written my first pattern. It's nothing groundbreaking, it is terribly easy, but it is fun and quick to knit. It's for a mini eggplant.

November 10th

KnitOneSipTwo's picture

Knitting Needles and Airport Security

Does anyone have recent experience taking knitting needles through airport security in Japan or Southeast Asian airports?

Spicemanknit's picture

One down and two to go

I have just completed one of three hooded sweaters that I'm giving to my partner's grandchildren for Christmas. This was one of Vanna White's patterns from Lion Brand Yarn. Easy pattern.