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it’s a good thing that i really like the baudelaire pattern because it’s starting to look like i’m never going to be done knitting it. so, first: i cast on my first sock. and i knit partway up the instep, discovered a problem, and had to frog back about half. then i got going again, […]

So, yesterday I journeyed up north to the faraway land of Rosemont, IL to visit Stitches Midwest. This was, for you non-knitters out there, me voluntarily giving up hours of time, $11 to park, and $8 for admission for the opportunity to go shopping and effectively light my budget on fire and throw it out […]

Hiya, new SP! I’m looking forward to this exchange! I had to skip out on SP10 due to time constraints so now I’m all eager. :) Follow the jump if you’re either my SP, or just really want to read a bunch about my taste in yarn… p.s. a shortcut to the SP11 category on […]

So, I had this trunk. I wanted to store yarn in it, but I didn’t want the yarn to catch on any of its particle board walls (which were a little rough). My first plan was to line it with cedar closet paneling from Home Depot, but when I got to the store, I discovered […]


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i was stuck with MS3, where i couldn’t complete rows in the 60s without error and I had to fall back to my lifeline on row 61 so many times… then I finally got past that roadblock on Wednesday, made it all the way up to 79 before getting distracted by something shiny, then today […]