Posts Tagged ‘noro’

i’ve finally completed assembly of the Unpossibly Awesome Socks: and to celebrate, i’m drinking Rickard’s White and casting on a new pair of socks.  in a few moments, i’ll be casting on the Hannah Socks pattern from Patti’s Patterns.  it’ll be my first attempt at cables, but being a man – i have plenty experience [...]

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May 23rd, 2010 | Filed under knitting, manliness

yes, i’m actually making good on one of my promises… photos of the unpossibly awesome sock. one down, one more to go. ** edit – do you realize how difficult it is to get both your foot AND your face in focus in the same shot in a poorly lit room?  everyone is welcome to [...]

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Feb 15th, 2010 | Filed under miscellaneous

although today’s excuses are valid ones.  yesterday’s yarn was finished very late in the evening, when i discovered that both my iPhone and my camera batteries were both dead. today’s promises include: day 7 yarn day 8 yarn … ANOTHER new toque has been cast on yes, i’ve started another toque of manliness – this [...]

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Jul 8th, 2009 | Filed under manliness

now if i could just finish my sweater and socks with this kind of awesomness and fast…ness, i would be done them by now. wow, that was quite possibly the worst sentence ever typed, but also the awesomest at the same time.

Jul 4th, 2009 | Filed under knitting, manliness

i have a problem.  i have a thing for toques (and also coffee mugs, hot wheels cars and electric guitars, but that’s not the point). so i started another toque… say hello to my Noro Cranial Thermal Retention Device.  It’s made from Noro Silk Garden Sock Yarn (which i’m renaming to Worm Puke Plant Pile) [...]

Jun 28th, 2009 | Filed under knitting, manliness