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Sunday Stitch - How to Block a Hat

I’m a blocker. I block most everything that comes off my needles and hooks.

Slouchy hats, tams, berets, can be tricky to block on a standard pin-board because the don’t really lay flat. 488 more words

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Never be too grown up to play! 

How many time in your life have you been told to ‘Grow UP!’ or indeed how many times have you said those words……and what do we mean by this? 367 more words

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How-To: Go beyond OS X Photos + make amazing wall art from your Mac's pictures (Part 1)

Apple knew it had something special to share with the world when it released iPhoto in 2002: in addition to printing 20″ by 30″ poster-sized photos, the original iPhoto’s “most stunning feature” (according to Apple) was a page layout tool that quickly turned digital photo collections into printed hardcover books. 1,298 more words


Dystopian Rules

Happy Fourth of July!

I thought that the anniversary of the founding of America was an excellent time to cover what is-and isn’t-a dystopian society. 249 more words


How to: Drink Tea, Russian Style!

If you’re someone who can’t stand the smell or taste of tea, you’re in for a rough time if you decide to visit the Russian Federation. 588 more words


How-To: Make Hazelnut Butter at Home

As you know from my previous How-To entries, I’m not exactly re-inventing the wheel over here.  What I do hope to do, though, is provide you with the education and vicarious experience to give you the confidence that if… 830 more words


Apple has talked a lot about how it’s tackling curation better than the other guys by putting a big focus on hand-picked, human curated playlists for Apple Music, but how exactly does a user’s input alter the music the app serves up? 207 more words