Category Archives: yarn

Lynn in Tucson made me do it.

Cuz we all know the Devil has nothing on your Enabling Friends. But first! We didn’t do the whole “end as you mean to go on” thing. Unless you count the fact that I mean to continue ignoring the housework… … Continue reading

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Still a loser

But an organized one.I got a wild (nesting) hair to clean again. I have been working in my bedroom for the last few days. DH has been nesting too, though his nesting comes in the form of removing every piece … Continue reading

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a bunch of crap and some links

I decided to get off my butt and take some photos. Alas, none of them will do much to warm Joan up, since it was just at dawn and the sky was cloudy anyway. Still, it’s yarn and Bugs and … Continue reading

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Still milking the birthday

Here are the fibery gifts I received (in some cases, from myself HA) for my birthday… (Click to embiggen – you can’t truly see the lovely colors on that tiny little picture.) From left to right, Merlot Vine sock kit … Continue reading

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My little boy and his queens

The Bug is TWO today! I can scarcely believe it. Thank goodness he’s still a little snuggle-beast in the mornings. Soon he’ll be pushing me away and saying, “NO, Mama!” when I want hugs. [sob] In honor of the little … Continue reading

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As promised

Some fiberotica. Click to embiggen, as always. First, Dream in Color Smooshy. Beach Fog and Wisterious. Next, Hand Jive Nature’s Palette Fingering. Iris. Souvenir Mountain Colors Bearfoot. Juniper. TA-DA!!! Dizzy Blonde (aka La) yarns. JenLa. (Isn’t it gorgeous? The Bug … Continue reading

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Fiberific

That’s me, today. In the last little while I won two blog contests – one from Pretending to Farm, and one from Trailing Yarn. Desert Sunset roving from Carmela the Shetland Sheep Snap roving from Yarn Witch Then I spun … Continue reading

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Back in the saddle

Ahhhh, nothing like a new project to help you recover from the Curse of the Unknittable Socks.My sea silk decided it did not want to be a design I came up with – it wanted to be a Swallowtail Shawl.Smooth … Continue reading

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Good fiber, bad fiber

YAY! My Rabbitch special yarn came in the mail yesterday! Squooshy, squishy, and PINK! It’s love. (It’s not just any yarn that gets posed in the flowers.) Jazzberry Toe Jam. Go now, to her store. Buy some, then come back. … Continue reading

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Unofficial eye candy

Look what I got. O. M. G. 3 hanks of Great Big Sea Silk in Periwinkle, from here, for this. All the colors I’d hoped for, the shimmery depth, the softness… Scuse me while I roll around in it nekkid. … Continue reading

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