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Wash Day

Thursday afternoon I washed my hand knits. It was something I had been fantasizing about for the past two weeks.

 I filled the bathtub up with about three inches of lukewarm water and then started adding my knits. 363 more words


Krampus Spreadsheet

Every year the Yarn Harlot talks about her Christmas spreadsheet.  I thought this was a grand idea and decided to try my hand at it this year. 192 more words


Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival 2015

The 2015 Columbia Gorge Fiber Festival was wonderful!  Amazing, inspiring, fun, local(ish), lovely – a great success!!!  Held November 6-8th at the Fort Dalles Readiness Center, this was truly a first-class event. 702 more words


A Good, Plain Herbstwind - The Third and Final Part

It’s been a while since I shared the progress on my latest pair of socks – so long that I’ve finished them! 63 more words


This, That, Sheep, Tags

And so the craziness that is Rhinebeck happened for me again.  I had the best time this year!  Sunday was not nearly as crowded as I hear Saturday had been for which I am so grateful.   719 more words

Let the knitting begin

Here in Italy, our main source of news is the BBC. While I don’t watch it every day, this past summer it has been hard to ignore the growing and serious crisis happening in many European countries with the influx of immigrants. 1,077 more words

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Dear Yarn Harlot...

You don’t know me. We haven’t met. Yet. Maybe one day that can happen.

I just wanted to write and say thank you.

The first time I encountered you was in a library several years ago during a not-so-good time of my life. 306 more words