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Noro Kotori

My desire to knit small projects I can finish quickly has not abated. The success and speed of my “Barnes Hat” earlier in the week has sent me off on a hat kick! 257 more words


Finished: Barnes Hat

I finished knitting my Barnes Hat Wednesday night. Wove in the ends, too.

This was a fast project! It took “three days” of knitting, which probably translates to around six or seven hours. 369 more words


Casting On: Barnes Hat

I don’t know if it is the early sunsets or the cold weather, but the knitting projects that are currently appealing to me are mindless ones I can work on while watching TV. 316 more words


Aikido is an absence

Aikido is only reality if it is looked for as an absence.

We have to search for it.

Aikido is absence of the master waiting for the students and absence of the students waiting for the master.

Ringenkai Aikido

Thanksgiving knitting

While making the Thanksgiving meal and enjoying visiting relatives, I tried to sneak in some simple knitting.  It did not go well.

I had two colors of Noro silk garden yarn and planned to make a… 262 more words


Cast on: Good Intentions Club #1

If you’ve read any of my weekly updates, you’ll know that I’ve been listening to the Knit British podcast. In episode 92, the first I listened to, Louise mentioned that she was thinking of hosting a… 431 more words


Noro Slip Stitch Hat, Again

I finished knitting my second (first?) Noro Slip Stitch Hat in the blink of an eye. Probably because I had already knit the ribbing back in April. 251 more words