Monthly Archives: November 2009

Too picky? Naaaah.

I’ve been grafting together lots of garter stitch pieces lately (finished objects! pictures to come!). While my kitchener stitch looks pretty good if I do say so myself, it’s not totally invisible because of the edges. My sewn edges are … Continue reading

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siiiick

I’ve spent a lot of time the past two days contemplating the paint on the wall right above my couch.  They did a terrible job painting, really. Seems like they gave up after about a coat and a half. This … Continue reading

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not too old for stuffed animals, apparently

In my “annual” tradition, I attended the Circle Craft Christmas fair this year. I say “annual” rather than annual, because this is really only the second consecutive year I’ve been, but my lifetime total is four which, for me, is … Continue reading

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Addendum

9.  I saw a pod of killer whales just off Mayne Island this morning.

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note to self

Sometimes I need a little reminder that life is really pretty great. I don’t often win the lottery or get discovered as the next big supermodel, but life has a lot of wonderful little moments if I remember to slow … Continue reading

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Spirals

I read Grumperina’s post on spirals a while ago and have been looking for a chance to try it out. I’ve also been looking for a project to knit on my new 9″ HiyaHiya circular needles. Enter the striped mitten. It … Continue reading

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