Jake53's blog

Sweater knitting and not sticking to the pattern (doing free-hand embellishments)

I've seen several books on men's sweaters and all of them are well-made and classic, but most of them bore me. I want more variation than classic styles and different techniques and patterns.

Continental vs English method and sock knitting

I taught myself English over 40 years ago and since then I developed severe arthritis all over my body but particularly in my shoulders, elbows and hands.