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The Owl and the Pussycat teacosies

I remember finding a magnificent book in the library a while ago – Really Wild Tea Cosies by Loani Prior. Before then, I hadn’t thought much of tea cosies except that they were either the functional ugly sort or the twee lacy things that were not my sort of thing at all. 271 more words


No, You're Not Seeing Double

One of FruGal’s pet peeves is losing track of inventory and end up purchasing unnecessary duplicates, whether it be food, clothes, or craft supplies. I hate not being in control of my own possessions. 389 more words


The Thing About Ideas

A few weeks ago, when I finished up the pattern for my hat for Knitscene, I told myself that I wasn’t going to work on any submissions to publications for a while. 768 more words


Looking for a little closure at Knitting

Surprise… at Knitting tonight everybody worked on what they worked on last week!

Bob went to sleep with his ancestors, Dad Oscar and Mom Nacho, after a bout with pancreatitis returned. 120 more words


The Days Are Getting Longer

The days are getting longer and the nights shorter. I’m so glad it’s finally happening. Night is great and all, but a gal needs to feel some sun on her skin. 305 more words

New York

Who made your clothes?

Thursday April 24th is Fashion Revolution Day.

Read more about it here and here

Who made your clothes? Lots of links to fair trade/1st World/History topics and ecology/air miles/etc. 85 more words