Archive for June, 2008

Travel Means… Orange?

Orange? I’m not sure how a color I used to abhor has become a favorite, but I’m not going to argue. badcaul socks [flickr] I flew from DC to Phoenix to Seattle on the way out, and Seattle to Philly to DC on the way back. This gave me a lot of plane knitting time. […]

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Travel Means Souvenirs

DH and I were in Seattle for a week followed by a day/night in NYC, two cities we both love. While in Seattle, I spent some time with E (PokingMyEyesOut) and I finally met G (ChezDavis). Yay! Thanks to both E/G and G/S for having us! Crafty-wise, E and I went to Weaving Works, Hilltop […]

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A Day Late, But Happy Father’s Day

I moved to Seattle shortly after graduating from college, after the startup I had worked at for the previous three years in Atlanta went through major layoffs and those of us who were kept were not paid for a few months (yes, I worked without pay for a few months). After I had lived in […]

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BSJ The Second

I have a problem. I never like to make the same thing twice. This is why I have lone socks, mittens, gloves. When I do knit something twice, it’s gotta be good. Enter the second BSJ! farmhouse BSJ Alright, so I am not exactly done with it yet. I hope it is sufficiently gender-neutral! Also: […]

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Sonya’s Neckwarmer

A few weeks ago, one of my coworkers lost her mother unexpectedly. I’ve been thinking about her a lot. It has been over five years since my father died unexpectedly, but those feelings never really leave you completely. I got it in my head that I wanted to knit her something. I dug through the […]

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