Monthly Archives: November 2011

Thanksgiving Weekend

I do hope you’re enjoying your Thanksgiving weekend. I sure am. No Black Friday sales for me – I just hung out at home and did domestic stuff. And I knit. I finally officially finished the October Sockdown socks. Didn’t … Continue reading

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Seemingly Minor Details

A while back, I completed a pair of socks with yarn from a mill ends sale from Lorna’s Laces. Oh, I loved the colorway. Loved the pattern. First toe-up sock I’ve ever done. However, the bind off was just a … Continue reading

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Fun with Photography

So, one of the things I did in Iceland was take a photography class from Franklin Habit. Yes, I see the irony. I live in Chicago, he lives in Chicago, but I went to Iceland to take his photography class. … Continue reading

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Over the Hump

I started my Lopapeysa sweater not too long after I got back from Iceland. I’m doing it top-down, and I’m making it a cardigan, because I just can’t be bothered to follow the instructions that I bought. I got past … Continue reading

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The Theme Is Sweaters

Lorna’s Laces. If that name doesn’t make you feel warm and fuzzy or instantly send you to your happy place… you’ve probably never had the chance to work with it. And to that, I say, “Get on that!” You won’t … Continue reading

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You know, when I got back from Iceland, my intention was to take it easy for a few days, re-adjust to the real world, and then post about my trip. Unfortunately, while I was adjusting, I lost a dear friend. … Continue reading

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