Archive for July, 2012

I finally got this old machine up and running, you can see this machine in action here.


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It was just too hot to be outside today so I stayed in and did a practice swatch on the KH32 machine.   The stitch patterns were hand manipulated and the strand knitting (Fair Isle) was done using the Cam settings of 2 for the main color knitting and 4 with the choosen needles placed in the Hold or Partial Knitting position.  Tension was set at 20, using Red Heart Baby Fingering yarn for the main color and handspun suri alpaca for the contrast color.  If anyone is wondering why I’m using the model number KH 32, it’s because of the reference I found at this site.

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