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Spring is coming.

At least that’s what my girlfriend keeps saying. I think she might be ahead of herself, willing the weather into some semblance of warmth when in fact the ground outside is blanketed with white. 369 more words


Mucking About

I haven’t actually designed anything in over a year! Nothing that made it to paper that is. Time to dust off those brain cells and get some of these ideas at least sketched before they are lost among the laundry lists and mundane thoughts. 99 more words


Baby Steps

Cast on for the Muti Dress last night!  The pattern incorporates button holes as you go which is pretty ingenious and adds a really cute touch to the back of this dress. 88 more words


of noodles and needles

We are up near Tahoe for the week-end, at the house in Truckee, skiing at Squaw Valley while we still have some decent snow. A day skiing always seems to call for something warm and comforting, so I made chicken noodle soup last night. 532 more words


do you remember the way it was for us before all of the blowjobs on the bus?

IMG_7067, originally uploaded by pirateygoodness.

One of the most financially-irresponsible yarn purchases I’ve ever made, but I am SUPER excited to play with this and make something that I will wrap around my neck: this is Handmaiden Silk Maiden, the first 50% silk yarn I’ve ever owned. 47 more words

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Home but still not well

I keep meaning to post more often, but this kidney infection thing is kicking my ass.  They sent me home from the hospital late last week and told me that with some rest I should be feeling better pretty quickly.  1,009 more words