Submitted by purlyman on Thu, 2009-10-01 10:06
This is what EZ has to say in answering a question in her "Knitting Workshop". These videos are so great. Meg (Swanson) is off camera talking to her, correcting her...
Submitted by purlyman on Tue, 2009-09-29 21:07
Maybe I'm just not getting it... I did after all get a CAPTCHA addition problem wrong earlier :-).
Submitted by purlyman on Mon, 2009-09-28 00:34
I picked up some EZ and Meg Swanson DVDs at the library and have started to watch some of them. All I can say is "wow!" I feel like I'm in kindergarten.
Submitted by purlyman on Mon, 2009-09-21 22:15
Wikipedia actually says that EZ was the first knitter to be honored with a full obituary in The New York Times. Here it is in all of its glory:
Submitted by purlyman on Sun, 2009-09-20 23:19
Matt is reading "Independent People" by Icelandic Nobel Laureate Halldor Laxness - something that interested him as we were driving around Iceland a few weeks ago.
Submitted by purlyman on Sun, 2009-09-13 17:58
Okay, so it's not like I haven't heard of Elizabeth Zimmerman - I know the name and I even know what everyone means when they say refer to "EZ".
Submitted by purlyman on Sat, 2009-09-12 12:42
Submitted by purlyman on Mon, 2009-09-07 15:58
Okay, so I've been doing this for at least a couple years - knitting sweaters in the round and then grafting the sleeves (also worked in the round) to the body as part of the finishing.
Submitted by purlyman on Fri, 2009-08-14 09:09
So I got this free subscription somehow and the issue I just got (September 2009) includes a Fall Guide to Style.
Submitted by purlyman on Thu, 2009-08-13 10:27
Here's a shot of two hats I did on the Lopi light yarn.