Ever heard of The Boyfriend Sweater Curse? A knitter friend of mine shared this tongue-in-cheek video, which is a song called “The Knitter’s Curse” by the band The Savoy Ballroom. I haven’t had any knitting curse tragedies to speak of, but this is adorable! I hope you enjoy the use of yarn in this video. […]
Do you know how to Russian join? I don’t! But Lion Brand Yarn’s blog is going to each us how! More after the jump… Related posts: Contribute to the Eastern European Russian Orphanages Project Knitting Charity and Touch the Lives of Needy Orphans Using Yarn without Knitting Trending: Join the Ravelympics!
Sarah E. White over at about.com talks about different fibres to knit with in the warmer summer months (for me, that means pretty much 10 months out of the year. Go check out her article, and perhaps you’ll find some inspiration! Related posts: Summer Socks KAL: Zarzuela’s Summer of Socks, 2010 edition Knitting Question: Do […]
Hello, iKnitters! A childhood schoolmate’s cancer has returned, and I need your input on yarn and style choices. She’s in her mid-30s, and previously had chemo & radiation. She mentioned the heat and heaviness of her old caps and would like something lighter. I’ve been on Free Knitting Pattern Central’s page on hats and caps […]
Growing up in the 70s and 80s, I look back at many of my childhood pictures and wonder one of two things: what in blue blazes was my mother thinking when she put me in THAT? and what in the hell was *I* thinking when I put that monstrosity on? Michael, a thirty-something American crocheter […]