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Drag dolls and 400 words on manslaughter

When I was a freshman in high school, I learned about the Myers-Briggs personality test and was instantly obsessed. If you don’t know what that is, just know that ISTJs are the cornerstones of society and ENFPs are like perpetual younger siblings who think the world will just ‘work out’ without realizing the order and structure provided thanklessly (THANKLESSLY) by their more concrete-thinking, responsible counterparts (i’m summarizing here). 843 more words

Products Preview - EYF Stand H8 - Part 1.

Cannot believe that this will be my 7th year exhibiting at the Edinburgh Yarn Festival and it doesn’t get any easier curating a collection for the show, amidst so many wonderful exhibitors from the UK and Europe This is a very brief snapshot of what you might find next week on my stand and if there are any left after the event, they will be available for sale in my Marchmont shop. 51 more words

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Not forgotten

The last time we spoke I was in Hawaii, specifically on Maui. A day or two later I was on Oahu and it was wonderful. I enjoyed both places and they both had their own appeal. 567 more words


My First Sweater

Knitting with Friends

Last year I wanted to take on the challenge of making a sweater for the first time. I didn’t get to an adult sized one, but I did make a baby sweater for my fabulous niece. 307 more words


Brioche hat for Boo

Here’s the hat I knitted for my hubby (aka Boo), to accompany his brioche scarf.

With this set complete, I’m off to do some more sample knitting! 56 more words


Brioche Scarf for my Boo

I realized I hadn’t knitted a brioche scarf for my hubby (aka Boo), so I found a stitch pattern out of Nancy Marchant‘s book, … 75 more words


Advancing Lines brioche scarves

I love brioche and these scarves show how lovely brioche looks in both 100% wool and 100% acrylic. The pattern is Advancing Lines by Lavanya Patricella… 83 more words