Author Archives: colamanknits

About colamanknits

Just your average, gay-male knitter.

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

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DIAMOND AND LOZENGE SOCKS

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

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MISH-MASH

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

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JUST RIGHT

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

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MAYBE, MAYBE NOT!

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

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BEEN BUSY

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

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HNY

Happy New Year!  Pictures of finished knitted projects coming soon.

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