I present, for your consideration, a dominatrix I call Mrs. X. She Who Has Always Been Obeyed, Dammit! reigns a benign knit-autocracy on the Upper East Side of New York.
I'm ready to try my hand at some lace, but a runner, shawl, tablecloth, curtains seem to run contrary to my Viking, pillage and plunder ancestry. Update is below.
All I can say on this one, is WOW!
From my textile co-conspirator Hannah Wallace
Some very useful knitting calculators
Today, I was broadsided by a snot-nosed idiot on the subway as I knitted up the sleeve on the sweater I'm currently working on.
Now Scottly's recent frogging disaster sparks another name: The Knitting Gods! Keep adding to the list, guys!
Whole canned chickens failed in the marketplace because people bought several...once. The canned product's shelf life is long...like your stash.
Imagine, if you will, the case of the sick souls who have to hide their secret passions from the light of ordinary examination.
The New York Times
May 13, 2009
Hey, Drill This! Park Avenue Armory Goes Sci-Fi
The Kitchener Stitch is named after Lord Kitchener of Khartoum, British military hero of Boer War and WW 1.
The recent passing of another business in New York City is a snore, an "in the meantime" affair, the pause that refreshes the landscape.