menknit.net zine?

xtophercb's picture

hey all,

i stumbled into the inaugural issue of menknit.net's webzine from fall of 2005, but can't find any other issues. the first one came through a link on a ravelry pattern, and had to be accessed via the wayback machine or web archive:

http://tinyurl.com/mtq8kwy
or with preview http://preview.tinyurl.com/mtq8kwy

if anybody's got information on more issues, i'd love to know. thanks!

xtophercb's picture

thanks NYB, much appreciated!

thanks NYB, much appreciated!

New York Built's picture

Second Edition, here ya go!

Second Edition, here ya go!

http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/sources/menknit-winter-2006/patterns

Alas, the failure of educational television...Jay Ward's noble creation, The Wayback Machine, finder of forgotten and lost internet creations and creatures has been replicated , electronically, on The Internet Archives.

The pdf files for both editions are there.

We had a discussion about it here a while ago.

Wow...thank you -- this is

Wow...thank you -- this is great!

H

I asked Franklin Habit (who

I asked Franklin Habit (who contributed an article to the inaugural issue) if he knew what happened. Here is his response:

HI THERE - I DON'T REALLY KNOW WHAT HAPPENED, NO. I THINK A SECOND ISSUE WAS PLANNED, BUT DON'T RECALL THAT IT EVER MATERIALIZED. ONE OF THE FELLOWS WHO WAS ACTIVE ON MENKNIT.NET MIGHT RECALL - I THINK I HAD A MEMBERSHIP BUT ONLY VISITED ONCE OR TWICE.

Maybe it's time someone started up an new one???

xtophercb's picture

thanks for the

thanks for the comments/updates guys... i have del Vecchios 'knitting with balls' from the library again. going to finish that bootcut sweater by next winter. or the winter after.... ;)

MMario's picture

I'm pretty sure it was the

I'm pretty sure it was the only issue; but Mike DelVechio would know for sure.

ronhuber's picture

I remember seeing that issue

I remember seeing that issue years ago and I think that was the only one. Too bad they couldn't follow through because it was rather good.

CLABBERS's picture

I also found that issue

I also found that issue awhile ago. I don't think they made any more issues. I like the work they did in that one issue.

Mark

There are the two editors

There are the two editors shown -- Michael DelVecchio and Dan Vera, with their email addresses. Have you tried those?