Knitting Category

July 7, 2002

Sock pattern wanted

Does anyone have a good beginner’s sock pattern to share? I’ve got 2 skeins of Lanett Superwash and can’t find…

July 7, 2002

Field trip

And when the bitter-girl knitblog goes on a field trip, we really go on a trip to a field! We…

July 4, 2002

Site of the day

Camilla Valley Farm Weavers’ Supply is an excellent source of many knitting, spinning and weaving-related things, particularly back issues of…

July 2, 2002

Site of the day / yarn of the day

Here’s a review of Opal sock yarn at Knitter’s Review. (Link via Dangerous Chunky) I clicked around a bit and…

July 1, 2002

Needlecraft is addictive

As I’ve said before, I used to do a lot of needlepoint. I stopped when I realized there were only…

June 30, 2002

Book review: Knitting in Plain English

If Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book is the 20-pound reference you’d never haul around with you in your bag,…

June 29, 2002

The cardigan is finished!

I knitted furiously all last night and this morning… and the #9725 cardigan is done! Pictures to follow soon, but…

June 28, 2002

Sites of the day

Wool Works is a very comprehensive resource, particularly its list of knitting stores across the country. The site also features…

June 27, 2002

Zen knitting

I started to learn how to knit in fall 2000, when I was trapped in a Hartford hotel room for…