Knitting for Geeks

You may have noticed that I very seldom mention knitting for J. This is not because he doesn’t appreciate knitting, but because the kind of knits he wears are far better bought than made. A single-colour crew neck in burgundy 3-ply for example….

However, today was different. The new Knitty is up, and one pattern in particular has received an extremely favourable response.

I had already considered the Linux Scarf, as well as Pasha – both of which show the Linux penguin Tux.

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The Binary Scarf however, got an unequivocal “Yes!” along with helpless laughter, so that’s on the list once I’ve finished the latest pair of socks, and made a bit more progress on the patchwork knitting for the Retreat in May.

I’m not sure if he’s going to insist on an actual message, rather than random code….

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  1. Mary T

    Thanks for your kind words on my blog, you are so sweet. I’ve got a DS who would flip if I knitted or embroidered him anything with the Linux penguin. That is so cool. More reason to someday need an embroidery machine! Knitting is just mind boggling. I admire you ladies who do this so well!

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