Archive - Forum topic

July 15th, 2010

michaelpthompson's picture

ADVICE: Blocking acrylic?

OK, so I made this scarf of Red Heart Super Saver, all stockinette stitch, and it rolls up on itself something fierce.

July 13th

michaelpthompson's picture

Spinning at the Colorado Irish Festival

Well, I was watching some of the cultural presentations at the Colorado Irish Festival over the weekend, and I saw this woman doing something unusual.

July 11th

BuduR's picture

Raglan Sleeves

I'm just finishing up another sweater and this time it has raglan sleeves.

July 2nd

cappyknit's picture

Problem with edges

Hello everyone, after being a member of this web community for almost 3 years I finally decided to practice my cast on, knits, and purls (continental style).

June 23rd

new roof stinkapalooza

The building I work in is getting a new roof; the workers started putting hot tar on it today.

The office is completely stinkapalooza; smells like grandma's getting a bad home perm in here!

June 14th

PhilNmtl's picture

Suggestions for Amsterdam ?

Any suggestions for must-visit yarn shops in Amsterdam? My partner and I will be spending a few days there on our way to Italy, beginning at the end of this week. Thanks for any ideas. - Phil

June 11th

2manyhobbies's picture

Philadelphia KIP June 19th, Rittenhouse square

There's a KIP in Philadelphia at Rittenhouse square on the 19th that I was planning on going to, but the friend I was going with is now unable to go.

June 9th

Kenny's picture

Has Anyone Knitted the Mananita?

Has Anyone knitted the Mananita Shawl by Meg Swansen? I'm having some trouble with the needle sizing. I'm not sure how big should I go? In her pattern she suggests 10 US, but that is way to huge.

June 2nd

DavidAtlGA's picture

PSA - Prostate Exam and knitting... Go figure!

Check out this great video of Rosey Grier, a former professional football player a well-known needle-pointer! He recently made this Public Service Announcement for the Prostate Cancer Foundation.

May 31st

AKQGuy's picture

Ideas, Anyone?

I have been on the lookout for a pattern for a rectangle shawl that uses both cables and lace... Any ideas?