Gentlemen and Occasional Ladies (and Gentlemen who are, occasionally, ladies):
Going on Sunday. Absolutely can't wait: acres and acres of fleece and wheels and silk and angora and yarn and funnel cakes. What more could a boy ask for?
Ok guys, I've been knitting for lo these many years, usually handspun, usually bulky weight.
Hey - I want to knit a sweater for a good friend for his 40th, but there will be no sneaking into his closet and measuring a favorite sweater since he's busy packing up to move.
Ok, I'm sure someone's used that one before...but here's my question. Quite frankly I rarely use patterns, but I am knitting the Best Beloved a vest made from handspun wool plied with Tibetan Mastiff fur, and he found found a vest on Ravelry that he likes, so I am going to do my best to follow this pattern, but am stumped from the very beginning.
When directions say "To fit chest 92(97:102:107:112)cm; Actual measurements: Chest 98(105:112:120:127)cm" and his chest measures 104 cm, which measurement am I looking at? Are the actual measurements the final measurements of the vest?
So last May, as part of the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival, Pluckyfluff (aka Lexi Boeger) did a two day spinning workshop that oddly enough happened right down the street from me (I say "oddly" beca
Hello! It's been a while since I've posted anything, and I have an enormous amount to write about! But first things first!