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Handsome Knit Men's Scarf

Cartridge Belt Rib

Searching for a handsome, masculine scarf, I found this pattern on Ravelry where credit is given to Purl Soho, a gorgeous yarn shop in Manhattan. 240 more words

Hand-Made {DIY}

Mastering Two Circular Needles

Interesting fact about me: Until 3 years ago I hated circular needles. Why you may ask? Well, I was (and still am) an avid hat knitter and I hated switching from circular needles to double pointed needles (DPNs). 212 more words

Getting Crafty

Shake It Up

Shake it Up – The Cars
I began a project for Berroco only to realize that, due to my gauge, I must search through the needle stash for a US 5. 484 more words

Cable Knit Aran Jumper Completed

After 3 1/2 months of knitting, the jumper is finally finished. I got there in the end. I can’t even imagine how many hours have been spent on it! 775 more words

Women's Clothes

Thursday chat

I’ve found new sock needles and they are so nice to work with I can’t believe the difference. I’ve been making socks 2-at-a-time because I’m pretty sure that we’ve all suffered “second sockitis” at one time or another and I suffer from it on a regular basis. ¬† 141 more words

General

Manly Scarf

Despite its name, I worried this scarf wasn’t manly enough. Maybe it was the yarn or maybe it was the stitch, but I wondered, “Does this scarf look masculine?” I wasn’t convinced until Hubby tried it on. 288 more words

Hand-Made {DIY}

My knitting kit

One of the things I love about knitting is it is so portable. At its simplest, you only need needles and a ball of wool. I have knitted in GP waiting rooms, on the Victoria Line, and watching my daughter’s tennis and swimming lessons from the side of courts and pool. 544 more words

Knitting