Mood: Content Song: N / A Drink: N / A Snack: N / A Woke up this morning with the urge to finish the bit of spinning I started a few days ago. Behold! The bulkiest 40yds I’ve ever spun. Advertisements
Camper says, Don’t forget to be thankful for all the wonderful things in your life today! Like a mom who spins wool string toys and the space between the wall and the TV! Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours from me and mine.
Before I got snow in my shoe: After I got snow in my shoe [and the dude got over his laughing fit]: It took all night but it’s finished! Approximately 24 hours went into this dress from pattern drafting to sewing on the last button. And it all went down without any major bumps. [There […]
Okay, so maybe they aren’t that big but they are pretty impressive for the first snowfall of the year. [I don’t think I could have asked for a better work day.] And what better way to celebrate the first fall then with a nice cuppa?
Mood: Content Song: Disparate Youth by Santigold Drink: Cherry Vanilla Cola Snack: N / A but my stomach is full with much needed indonesian peanut sautee from Noodles and Co. I had lots planned for today. Crank out a dress pattern, wash all the sheets, do a large water change on both tanks, order a […]
Mood: Bah! Song: N / A Drink: Room temperature water yay Snack: N / A This is what I get for knitting a glove pattern that was not designed for my hand. Two days, two equally disappointing frogging sessions. The designer of these gloves has hands eight stitches wider and an inch taller than my […]
Mood: Content Song: N / A Drink: Watered down coke [yum] Snack: N / A I thought I would share, before I go on to do some early morning laundry and hair care on this blustery November night, a project I’ve been obsessively working on today. Pattern: Triangle Loop by Erica-knits [link is to Ravelry] […]
Mood: Successful and hungry Song: N / A Snack: N / A [But I would enjoy a nice steamed egg right about now. Or something coated in gochujang. Mmm…] Drink: Soju [chamisul classic to be exact.] Longest finger detangling session ever. Youtube and soju helped. But what does a crafter do with an empty shot […]
This skein was dyed on a dye experiment day with one of my best friends almost a year ago. It was my fear of pooling that let this skein sit in my stash for so long. But now that I’m working with it, I’m more focused on the sweet rainbows of colour that pop up […]
Mood: Bored Song: N / A Drink: N / A Snack: N / A Just a few things I’m working on while I wait for 3 to roll around: 1. Trunkhose inspired baby breeches [Better photos of this sweet hand dyed yarn in natural light coming soon.] 2. Houndstooth cowl repeat sample [Wee! Colourwork! And […]