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Hygge Pie

Quiet and subtle moments on a slow Tuesday afternoon; Epsom-salted mermaid toes swishing beneath the waves, as we talk about how lazy the sun has become in recent days. 22 more words


Hand Knitted Socks Demystified

I’m in the middle of teaching a sock class this month, so it’s a good time to bring up socks.

There seem to be two projects that scare the living beejeebus out of knitters; sweaters and socks until they conquer their first ones. 1,045 more words


Socks and Soup

Hygge: A quality of cosiness and comfortable conviviality that engenders a feeling of contentment or well-being (regarded as a defining characteristic of Danish culture).

This first week of wintery weather has seen me getting my “hygge” on. 545 more words

Country Life

Kitchner Stitch

“It broke me and I hid in despair. I didn’t want you to worry

I healed but you don’t know what I’ve experienced 

I’ll fall into chaos again; so what? 29 more words


Knitting Leaves of Graphite

“graphite leaves emerging from the warm earth; becoming

a root forms slowly and then drops into cool darkness; budding

like a fleeting thought, a second plant runs underground; reaching…

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In. Posh. Yarn

“If we are the steps that we take, then I intend to take mine

In. Posh. Yarn. 

g.m. diaz


Let's Pretend This Didn't Happen

I have had a little yarn shortage “issue” that I hate to mention to you, as it doesn’t end up well for the sock duo.  In fact, the single sad sock has now given up on dating altogether. 816 more words