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Layette update.

So I made the pink dress, then began on the matinee jacket in white. In my usual unorganised fashion I have now decided that I much prefer it in white and am going to go on and remake the pink one, but in white – if that makes sense. 151 more words


So here goes..

I thought it would be a good idea to create a blog as I go along in my little world of yarn, so here goes. 435 more words


Gender, Culture, Emotion in the Surfboard Industry

Warren, A. (2016). Crafting Masculinities: Gender, Culture and Emotion in the Surfboard Industry. Gender, Place & Culture: A Journal of Feminist Geography 23(1), pp. 36-54.  618 more words

Academic Articles On Surfing

The Crochet Machine

Machines have taken over the artisan worlds of sewing, weaving, embroidery, knitting, lace and beadwork. But crochet? Those contrivances that bear the name “crochet” are nothing but industrial toys for making fancy braids and edgings.

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Atelier Journal

Need money? Try eBay! It's easy!

Okay, I admit it’s not all that easy, but I have a couple of friends that make it look easy. They have been eBaying for almost a decade and for them eBay is a really nice living income. 1,063 more words

All Kinds Of Advice

Travelling to Lichtenfels

Folklore and politics

Leaving behind impressive Bayreuth at the foot of the Fichtelgebirge (Fichtel Mountains) we cycle north through the peaceful landscape of Oberfranken (Upper Franconia) toward Lichtenfels, our first stop on a tour that will take you from a beer making region to a wine growing and making region. 717 more words

Cycle: Main River Bike Trail

Guyana - Revitalisation of the village economy - commentary

Revitalisation of the village economy

January 3, 2016 – Guyana Chronicle – Editorial

 THE attention being paid by international organisations and countries towards moving to a… 613 more words

Guyanese Online