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A fresh wind in the sails?

This interview with Holly Berry – complete with beautiful pictures – makes me want to bust out my loom.  Now! Advertisements

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Rhinebeck-a-rama forthcoming

IMG_6576 Originally uploaded by dnatheory I’ll post my Rhinebeck summary of awesomeness soon, but my friend Kara took this picture in which I look extraordinarily pleased with my new Golding, and I am. Emily’s just concentrating really hard. She’s a … Continue reading

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Rhinebeck 2009

Life has been very crazy this semester – I am TAing a lab for the first time, and experiments for my thesis are actually starting to work. But I have squeezed out a little bit of happy fiber time. Rhinebeck … Continue reading

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Instant Gratification

Projects go MUCH faster whenever I succeed at knitting monogamy. It makes sense – if all the efforts go into just one project then I’ll plow through it. Sometimes, though, I get a wandering itch, where I want to put … Continue reading

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2008 Year in Review

I really came back to knitting in 2008. Even with the qualifying madness, I still knit a bit over 3 miles of yarn this year (around 3.07 miles, to be exact, or 5,405 yards). I made… Two and a half … Continue reading

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Peanuts

United Features Syndicate, the people who own Peanuts (and a bunch of other great comic strips) have finally put the entire Peanuts archive online. So I had to hunt down my very favorite comic. This one also tugs my heart … Continue reading

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Knitting update…

My camera is broken (well, my iPhone camera is okay, but it’s not the best quality ever), so it’s sad to try to talk about knitting cause I can’t show it off. I eventually fixed the cable, after lots of … Continue reading

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I have my life back…

Now that my qualifying exam is behind me, life is full of possibility again. Time to spend with friends. Time to have hobbies. Time to do the work that I came to graduate school to do, instead of sitting around … Continue reading

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Cupcake Truck!

So someone, somewhere, somehow heard my oft-plea “but there are no sweet treats at the carts! Don’t get me wrong, I think the carts are great, I just usually pack my lunch (cheaper and healthier!). Mid-afternoon, I sometimes want a … Continue reading

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It’s been a while…

Sadly, getting Ravelry access really DOES inspire one to neglect the knitting blog. What’s been new lately… I’ve tried socks. I like socks, though if I make more socks, with proper sock yarn, I’m getting shorter DPNs to go along … Continue reading

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