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Memory with a Shrug and Grim Set Teeth

in my youth
my open-mouthed youth
I fought hard
my eyes to the sky
but still I’d cry


© Steve Mitchell 2014


Alouette, gentille Alouette...


I have been waiting since Christmas to find the perfect pattern for this delicious yarn. The yarn is Berroco Foliage, a chunky- weight yarn that is both warm and soft to the touch.  243 more words


Winter ahoy!

Put away that sunscreen & life preserver, Winter’s not far off now…

Autumn/ Winter 2014:

Phew! Even in this summer heat, we’re already dreaming of wraps & shrugs…. 23 more words

Peek a boo

While swimming laps, this young guy (college?) keep trying to get me to notice him. It was quite amusing. I avoided making eye contact because I was a little creeped out for a bit, which seemed to make him more eager.  146 more words


Another Shrug - crochet this time

There is a brief pattern (UK & US versions) at the bottom of the post for anyone who might want to make one

After I finished the mohair shrug I liked the simplicity of the pattern and the shape of the garment so much that I started wondering if it would work in other sorts of yarn and after Jill from… 1,829 more words


Simply Shrug and Walk Away

So I’m going on vacation next week. I went to my local mall and bought some new sundresses for the occasion. What I really wanted to go with them was a simple black summer weight shrug. 125 more words


The Skirt That Isn't...

A little while ago, I shared some then recent projects that I was working on and among them was one that I envisioned would be a skirt. 306 more words