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The interesting thing about dabbling in the fiber arts is when you say things like, “Oh, I love spinning!” non-fiber people think you mean on a bike. Ha! What I love about my crafty hobbies is that working on them … Continue reading
Does the saying of April showers bring May flowers include metaphorical showers? Because April so far has been real, real tough. A few weeks ago, we unexpectedly had to say goodbye to our cat. I have been devastated ever since. … Continue reading
I finally finished The V-Scarf! It only took 400 years. And I still haven’t blocked it. But the knitting’s done! It was knit in Malabrigo Rios in Fresco y Seco. I love Malabrigo for pretty much everything but especially … Continue reading
I’ve been working on a sock that I started…uh…a while ago? I just went through old posts and it looks like the last time I talked about it was back in February of 2015. So, it’s been languishing for years…seesh. … Continue reading
During the Rose City Yarn Crawl this year, I went to 8 yarn shops in the Portland area I hadn’t been to before. I thought it would be fun to write about some of them! The Starlight Knitting Society is … Continue reading
I definitely enjoyed myself on this year’s Crawl. If you follow me on Instagram, you’ve already seen these pics but for those of you who don’t, please enjoy my stash enhancement.
This weekend was the Rose City Yarn Crawl and despite coming down with a cold, I managed to actually complete it! Thursday I walked down to to a shop near work. Then got hit with a bastard of a cold, … Continue reading
Matt. DO NOT READ THIS ONE. The secret quilt is coming along. I was able to work on it over my weekend and before work yesterday (not having to be at work until 1:30pm definitely has it’s bonuses).