Japanese Knitting

I can’t leave you all hanging with the shopping I did while at Vogue Knitting Live! in New York. I had planned on shopping a bit, but to be honest, the marketplace was INSANE!!! I pretty much had only the time between classes to shop. As did most other people, I think. It was worse […]

Japanese Sweater

by Amanda on March 17, 2006

in Japanese Knitting

How pretty is this sweater going to be? Although I already messed it up, I think it is going to be a great  one. See the bottom of the back? See how that is the front of stockenette and not the back? That’s where I messed up. I just kept on going without looking at  […]

Japanese Knitting

by Amanda on January 13, 2005

in Japanese Knitting

In addition to the reason I wanted this book, here are a couple more very cute projects from the Japanese knitting magazine: Resources Now obviously I don’t speak, read or even look Japanese. So, I am going to need some help. There are a few very good explainations of the charts online. For those of […]

Japanese Knitting Magazine

by Amanda on January 12, 2005

in Japanese Knitting

Because it always seems like a good idea to pass someone on a two lane road in the country (for those of you in the city, it is much darker in the country) in dense fog… That was my drive to work. This, as we say in the IT world, ID10T (that is said eye-dee-ten-tee […]

Japanese Knitting

by Amanda on December 8, 2004

in Japanese Knitting

Ei was gifted with the Japanese magazine with this pattern: How beautiful!! So, I found the magazine on Amazon.co.jp. It costs 1050 yen. I think that comes out to be $9…hmmmm. Not sure about shipping though. I think some of these yarn stores need to start carrying the Japanese magazines, too. They have French, German, […]