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Reading Tastes Funny

I finished the hat. It’s improvised, and made so that folding the brim makes it a close-fitting beanie, but not folding gives it a slightly relaxed slouch. 345 more words


"But you have such a glowing complexion!" said no one

I’m not into much of a skincare routine. Sometimes I moisturise if my skin feels dry, and if I remember to leave the moisturiser next to my bed, where I can reach it before I fall asleep, but apart from that I don’t do anything. 462 more words


Socks With Sarah Winner!

I was beyond excited to win in the #sockswithsarah giveaway. Her blog has fast become one of my favorites. From all the yummy fiber and yarn to her gorgeous chocolate lab (I’m a sucker for labs!) 53 more words


Wedding Shawl Progress

I’m up to row 7 of the netting! Looks a bit messy at the moment but hopefully by the time I finish and block it, it will lay flat and the netting will look neater. 8 more words


Radio Knitting ...

The popularity of wonderful yarning just keeps on growing. Today on Radio 4, is ‘Knitting Day’ and they are exploring everything from the therapeutic benefits to the connection with mathematics & many things in between. 134 more words


Tank Tops and Trouble

It was Friday, the end of a Free Study Period (we are forbidden from calling them frees, but nobody ever calls them study periods) and I was returning a giant Gross (name of the dude, not an adjective) Psychology textbook when something caught my eye. 347 more words


Yarnbox January 2015

Yesterday was very snowy and wet, yet today is so sunny and nice. I didn’t want to go out at all yesterday, but I really needed some air, so I took a nice stroll to the mailbox. 178 more words