WIP Round-Up

After yesterday’s post, I had a few people interested in just getting re-acquainted with my WIP situation. I can certainly oblige and –let’s be real — it’ll certainly not hurt my own mental organization of the whole thing!Β  A quick run-down of what’s in-progress — ready, set, here we go! First, I’m 90% sure I’ve […]

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My Fade, Found

This post has been a good long while in coming. For those who aren’t aware, the Find Your Fade phenomenon revolves around the Find Your Fadeshawl pattern released by Andrea Mowry in December of 2016. It’s taken the knitting world by storm with knitters raiding their stashes and shops doing up kits all to make […]

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Luxury of Luxuries

As y’all know, I really like to sample different blends and breeds in my spinning. The variety keeps me fresh and inspired and challenged so I try to get my hands on a bit of everything and to switch things up a lot. Last fall, I’d been reading a lot about yak + silk blends […]

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Trying New Things, Part 1

I tend to be a creature of habit, but one of my husband’s life goals it seems is to convince me that it’s good to try new things. While I’m sure he’s thinking of things more like ‘hike with grizzlies’ or ‘canoe in alligator infested waters’ or walk through the weird murky water at Pewitt’s […]

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Works in Progress

This morning I managed to successfully talk myself out of attempting to sew two new dresses before next weekend. It was no small feat as it’s always in the last month or so of winter that I start dreaming pretty hard of spring and summer and I start shopping for a piece or two to […]

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The Wool Wins

This week the weather has been cooperative and so my week has been largely about trying to get my FO photos taken in between all the stuff of life. And then in the free moments I’ve had when I probably should have been writing, I’ve been playing with yarn and fiber. Sometimes I’m just hopeless […]

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