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Are we seeing fewer upsets at Wimbledon?

The title of this post might seem unusual on a day which has seen two high-profile defeats; 3rd seed Simona Halep and 12th seed Eugenie Bouchard continued their poor run of form as they fell to players ranked outside the top 100 in Jana Cepelova and Ying-Ying Duan. 981 more words


Design Process Series: Twinkle Toes

We’re almost done!  These socks that we started talking about months and months ago, are almost finished!  Whee!!

(Can you tell I’m excited?)

OK.  Down to business.  169 more words


Challenge 27 - New Craft

So earlier this month it was my Birthday.  My 18 month old niece brought me a “Socktastic Kit”.  This consisted of supplies required to create a full sock monster (although I found there wasn’t enough toy stuffing). 51 more words


Horror of the journey from Middle England

Oh the horror! 100 miles from Middle England on our way to the land of pirates it became apparent that I had left something important at home. 200 more words



We came back to Oregon just in time for a major heat wave!  It is supposed to be in the low 100s today and has been in the 90s for several days.   231 more words


happy feet

I’ve mentioned how picky dancers can be about their leotards, their pointe shoes, and their diet.  But, for me, no stronger proclivity exists than that of my selectiveness when it comes to socks.   572 more words


Deal 310: Sock it to me?

Last week I won an epic battle with the laundry and escaped with all my socks mated. Mated for life, was my hope and dream. 145 more words

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