Archive - Apr 2011 - Blog entry

April 20th

beenieg80's picture

New Digs...

Well I’m moved into the new office, right across the street from Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg IL. I don’t like the new digs because it takes me longer to get to work and longer to get home.

April 19th

Thor's picture

Midwest Fiber & Folk Art Fair

While I am still knitting my fingers to the bone... currently doing a rectangular shawl in a modified Feather & Fan for a friend/co-worker... I am headlong into weaving.

Crafty Andy's picture

Polaris a Weaved Tote Bag

April 17th

davidUK's picture

Knit your own Royal Wedding

Thankfully, my partaking of the Royal Wedding will be limited as I'll be cooking and probably finishing my tie for my own do ... but if you're in need of a stash buster....

PaulJMC's picture


Hi Gents

It has been way too long since I have been here. It has been a long hot and wet summer so my needles went into hibernation!

Autumn is here again so I am geting back into it!

CLABBERS's picture

Top Down Hat

I have found a few patterns online for top-down knitting of a stocking hat. I find it very difficult to manage things and get the knitting to be what I would call the beginnings of a proper hat.

April 16th

davidUK's picture

Seed Stich decreases...Wedding tie!

Dear friends,

herbie74's picture

Hemlock and Old Lace

Hallo, all! Long time, no post from me.

Grad school tends to do that (as well as lack of project focus. I feel like a real knitter now, I have 4 projects all on the needles at once!)

AKQGuy's picture

Standards to High

So, I've been waiting all week to post here because I wanted something completed to show for my time.

2manyhobbies's picture

Samples of cast-ons / bind-offs

I finished my 4 samples, and if you're curious to see, here's the comparisons of the 4 cast ons and bind offs side by side

Cast ons: