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Current Projects – Crochet and Knitting

With all these heatwaves we’re having in Gauteng (the province that I live in in South Africa), I’ve been working on small and light projects. There is no way I’m working on the Fire and Smoke Throw when it is the hottest day of summer! 357 more words


Starting the Year Right: Finished Objects Already

So, last year didn’t end quite as well as I had hoped. I was in a flare of my autoimmune diseases (systemic sclerosis and Sjogren’s Syndrome), drowning in fatigue and befuddled with brain fog. 607 more words


Fogbound Knits: Olio

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Ravelry pattern link

A shawl with varying textures and a stark color contrast. Minimalist, yet complex. I love it.
615 – 645 yd (562 – 590 m) needed. 591 more words


Meditating on friends and gratitude...

Ok, so this is a little embarrassing and exciting in equal measure. This week I launched a kickstarter to see if I could raise funds to get the book project underway. 430 more words


madtosh miso shawl

Today I have another WIP to share, one that’s going more slowly because it’s more complex. This one started with the yarn, madelinetosh Euro Sock in the color Daenerys, which is a gorgeous super dark black/purple. 246 more words

WIP Wednesday - First of 2018!

Happy New Year!

I fell a bit off the face of the planet at the end of 2017/start of this month(year); we were on vacation in Malaysia catching up with some friends from our time in India, and those friends now live in Japan, so it was quite the international meet-up. 585 more words