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Beanie Help Using Sock Yarn 4ply or Fingering Yarn

The other day, a co-worker of mine gave me some sock yarn "Kroy Sock Yarn" to make him a Beanie. I started simple Beanie with a 2x2 rib brim about 15 rows, and the remainder stockinette.

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Koolhaas Hat By Jared Flood

So, I'm Sticking my hand's into the Koolhaas Cookie Jar, and let me tell you, it's not as easy as I was expecting.

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Socks for Christmas

Every year for Christmas I make my Mom some really warm comfortable socks. This year I went with a plain Cable sock that I found on Ravelry. I just finished the first one!

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OMG - I just saw the WORST MOVIE EVER

and strangely it had extremely well known actors in it, and I mean WELL KNOWN ACTORS, The Rock, Seann William Scott, Sarah Michelle Gueller, Justin Timberlake and it was JUST BAD....LOOK INTO IT....

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Friends on Ravelry

Hey guys, I've been expanding my friends list on Ravelry... If I haven't added you yet, Add me!!!


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On to the Next Part of the Men Who Knit Fitness Challenge - Jumping Jacks or Jump-n-Jacks

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Well, It looks like The MHK 2009 Calender needs some help. It has come to my attention that people have been bringing up the Idea for a Fitness Challenge. Maybe for the MHK2010 Calender.

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OMG, I need Help!!!

I made a boo-boo, and I don't know how to fix it!!!

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Garter Stitch - and why I hate it

I understand that Garter Stitch is basically the first stitch every beginning knitter learns...But, gosh darn it, I hate it.

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Eclairs - My Thanksgiving Dessert

Well, guys, as you all may know...I am an avid knitter...duh. LOL. Well, you may or may not know that I love to cook and bake. So, for this Thanksgiving I thought I'd try a new dessert. Cream Puff Eclairs!!!!

Here's the 411 on how to make them...VERY SIMPLE
Preheat oven to 425
1 Stick (8oz) butter
1 Cup Water

Heat that to a boil and add

1 Cup of Bread Flour
1 tsp Salt
1 Tbsp Sugar
1 tsp Vanilla

and mix until it turns into a paste, and doesn't stick to the walls of the pot