Author Archives: colamanknits
KNITTING: I had another pair of socks on the needles, but I wasn’t enjoying the pattern; I ripped it out. Maybe it’s just using the pattern for socks that I don’t like. The stitch(pattern) is called Cable Rib Stitch. There … Continue reading
KNITTING: I finished my Diamond and Lozenge socks yesterday. I’m kind of ambivalent about them. I’m sure that I will wear them, but I don’t know that I enjoyed the pattern enough to want to use it again in a … Continue reading
KNITTING: Still working on my Diamond and Lozenge stitch pattern socks. I don’t know why, but I’m struggling to finish these. I’m enjoying the pattern okay, but I think it’s because I have a lot on my mind. I hope … Continue reading
Because I am a short man (coming in a 5’ 1”), I have a small foot at 8.5” from heel to tip of big toe. Because of this, I always had a hard time knitting top-down socks that fit my … Continue reading
I may give blogging another try. If I do, hopefully it will stick this time. This is a scarf that I finished a couple of years ago (I think). It has sat in my chest-of-drawers since then because I didn’t … Continue reading
This is a picture heavy post. This is a beaded that I did. Same scarf. Second beaded scarf. Same beaded scarf. Third beaded scarf. Same beaded scarf. Fourth beaded scarf, but a different pattern. This yarn was originally a cream colored … Continue reading
Happy New Year! Pictures of finished knitted projects coming soon.