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Aki Scarf pattern promotion

Well, I’m finally almost back to full speed following my cold. To celebrate this return to my normal ill health I’m releasing my Aki Scarf pattern from Knit Now issue 28. 173 more words


Yarn Addiction Thursday: Noro Kama Cushion Fever

I’m back with a cushion project for Yarn Addiction Thursday.

I originally bought Noro Kama yarn for a Christmas scarf project for a friend. This beautiful green yarn was on sale because it was no longer produced. 1,144 more words


Intarsia Scarf

My first time using intarsia. The grey part is Noro Karuta, and the colorful part is recycled silk, which frankly, I hate. I’m glad I was able to find a use for it.


That Was Horrid, I’m in Love.

Against all the advice I’d ever read, or been given, or even inferred through common sense, I decided to warp the loom on Friday night with what amounted to lace weight, single ply, handspun. 354 more words


Guess Who?!

Finally back to blogland. Surprising how fast the time can fly. So what have I been up to? Well quite a bit. For one thing I have become a Pinterest enthusiast. 607 more words

The Okinawan Priestess

I’m no expert on Okinawan religion, and the facts seem to vary a lot depending on who you ask, but here’s a brief explanation of a ceremony I photographed last week on Kouri Island. 283 more words


Kogarashi Cowl

Today we have an FO from before I started my financial yarn fast (so it doesn’t count towards those 5 FOs). Another Fern Lace Cowl… 162 more words

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