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#37 She sells seashells...

Delicious cotton colours, a variety of stitches & knots and a cross stitch pattern that’s just the right level of complicated, can you think of a better way to spend a leisurely Friday morning. 7 more words

Cross Stitch

Swiftly does it…

It was with great excitement that I collected my post the other day. In anticipation of  learning to knit socks I’d bought myself a 550g bag of generic sock yarn, predicting that I probably won’t be very good to start with (and I wouldn’t want to spoil something as lovely as my Fresh Fish Schoppel yarn!). 308 more words


Spinning Roving into Yarn

Last August I had the awesome opportunity to teach a photography class at the Great Basin Fiber Arts Fair. My students were awesome and my class was really successful! 139 more words


Niddy Noddy!

No, I haven’t gone mad and entered an alternate, cartoon world!! Today I had to get out my Niddy Noddy! No sniggering please!

The spinners among you will know what I’m talking about! 397 more words

Insadong-HoneyCandy Snack!!

When I visited Insadong which is located center of Seoul, Jong-ro, I tried snack called Honey Candy (known as Siltarae in Korean) One bite, it melts right away in your mouth!! 30 more words


Cold Dawn

hallowed winter sky
clouds crosslegged on grey mats
geese lined up to pray

In response to Carpe Diem Haiku Writing Techniques #10, “back to basic”