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A Quick F.O.

I finished the Tiers scarf in Shibui Twig a couple of weeks ago. I made ii right under the wire in time for the Shibui Knits KAL deadline. 124 more words


Dear LYS, How to Sell to Me

Invite me to an event I would want to attend, because it’s at least a 90 minute drive each way. You are the only reason I would go to your cute town. 418 more words


Ship to Shore Shawl

The official start of summer is less than a month away! I get excited thinking about all the beach outings, late night picnics, barbecues, and so on! 249 more words


Dream Journal: The Wood Ear Fungus

Last night, I dreamt I was a 40-something Japanese dance maven. In the third person, I saw myself, in a crisp white robe of some kind, fastened with an elaborate belt made of several smaller, silken sashes of tan and brown, lecturing a class; preparing them for their final examination. 284 more words

Close to my body

In which Carrie appreciates her body …

All of these naked bodies, remarked myself

in the dressing room of a spa, glistening with oil

or to be oiled and roiled with emotions suppressed. 199 more words


Top down, flat & sideways part #1

Top down in the round, flat or sideways, these are the most commonly knit sweaters techniques. It can be daunting to choose which is the best and everyone has a different opinion.  314 more words

Introducing the March 2015 Sock

It’s March! It’s March! That means that if I’m going to remain true to my New Year’s resolution I need to pick a new book out of my stack of sock knitting books, select a yarn from my stash, and cast on. 290 more words