Olympic Training Tips

Beadlizard has offered some great health tips for those of us ramping up to Friday’s opening ceremonies. Go Team! Technorati Tags: knitting olympics knitting carpal tunnel

Where is your armscye?

I was trying to find an anatomical drawing or picture that included a designation for “armscye” which in garment construction has to do with the shape of the armhole, but it seems to also be a body measurement, according to

Middle Schoolers Weave a Good Yarn

I recently began the second semester of my middle school knitting and crochet club at Pyle Middle School in Bethesda, MD. I had five returning students and three new ones. I wanted to start with a project that everyone could

A stash grows in Takoma Park–or why not to enter another yarn store after you’ve already purchased yarn for a project!

Lorna’s Laces – Olympic Socks Revisited Originally uploaded by plainsight. I’ve been really good, for a long time. Really. I was even feeling a little bit smug reading Stephanie’s open letter to her stash because I had just finished giving

Knitting Olympics — Sock Event

Knitting Olympics — Sock Event Originally uploaded by plainsight. Ah peer pressure… After reading that Kim was joining the Knitting Olympics I was finally convinced I’d just have to make the time. I’ve decided complete my first ever pair of