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The Land of the Living

Mr. Ink has always instructed me not to knit for him. But, apparently he likes the knit washcloths, as that was snatched up quite quickly, and clearly greatly appreciated. 447 more words

Fiber Arts

Feeling well, but oh so tired!

My Pure Nuff Stuff (http://www.purenuffstuff.co.uk/ ) arrived Yay! I tried the clay facial cleansing bar, rose toner and night cream last night but unfortunately, I had a bit of an allergic reaction to the night cream and ended up with a puffy itchy sunburnt looking face. 355 more words

Daily Update

Seashore Batts

This is a photo of Bandon Beach, OR:

And these are some of the goodies that Rayna and I pulled from a friends de-stash last spring. 277 more words


Spinning a Sweater

If you follow me on Instagram you will have seen me posting up pictures of gorgeously rainbow coloured fluff recently. This is  due to my desire to spin enough of this newly acquired Manos Del Uruguay roving into yarn, so I can make a deliciously soft rainbow sweater in the depths of winter :) 169 more words


Time flies when your having fun

I had not realized it had been a while since I posted. That’s unfortunate.  But, in this time lapse there has been a decent amount of progress. 421 more words


More yarn

I’ve charted (and swatched!) two new shawls and now find that I lack any suitable yarn with which to knit them. That’s evidence that the lace stash has shrunk considerably, and indeed, now it’s mostly been reduced to 20 g balls of leftovers – which, I remind myself, constitutes a Very Good Thing, and the rest of the fiber can be spun into whatever weight I fancy, so all in all one can hardly justify much moaning. 114 more words


Crochet hat freestyle !





After finishing my gloves I decided to pick up from my yarn stash some lovely slub wool and started crocheting with it in a freestyle manor I diddnt have enough to complete the hat with the slub yarn so added some random leftover wools and handspun and this is the result !