Monthly Archives: October 2015

Halloween links.

Couples costumes. More costumes. Still looking for a costume? Here are some quickies. Halloween from Liz Climo. Halloween book! (thanks, k!) Halloween rolling pins. This guy wins Halloween. Skull! Courtesy of Chris. And now, non-H’ween links… I’m not scatterbrained, I’m a … Continue reading

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Just in time for Halloween.

It is clear to me that the owner talks to her porcupine a lot, and it has picked up on the melody and rhythm of her speech patterns. We tend to talk to our cats, and they have done the … Continue reading

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The dreaded S word.

Yes, it is snowing here today. Crap. However, the forecast is for 60˚ all next week.

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Knitted bookends. Yeah, the coasters are cute, but I really want those wine glasses. Halloween tree of spookiness.

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Locked on the links.

In our favorite bubble. The best t-shirt I have ever read. Mix-it-up at lunch day. How much the top 1% makes, by state.

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FO Friday.

Another pair of double-stranded socks. Made from these two yarns.Left, Lang Jawolle Color fingering. Right, Schachenmayr Regia Viva Color Warm feet! (Srsly, I noticed that when I wear ordinary hand-knit socks my feet are often cold when I go to bed. … Continue reading

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WIP it. WIP it good. (again)

Oldest first. These are the fingerless gloves for my friend to match the hat she requested. They are done except for about eight rows on the second thumb. Madtosh Merino Twist Light, US#1.5 needles; no pattern beyond what I have in my head … Continue reading

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Ten Eleven on Tuesday, the traveling tote bag edition.

I am going to assume Carole wants this tote bag to be our carryon, if flying, or our in-the-car-with-us, if driving. Here goes! Ten Eleven Things I Take In A Travel Tote Bag. Travel documents if needed, unless I have them all … Continue reading

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Pink links.

Oh, we loves the silly. Help! I’m being strangled by the knitting! Aw! Hedgehogs are the new black. (Link fixed now.) Another smashing t-shirt about knitting. Any ASL *speakers* out there? Another great knitting tattoo. Hmmm. Words of wisdom from … Continue reading

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Catch up Sunday.

I have a couple of small FOs, several WIPS, and an afghan update. But it will all have to wait until after Tuesday, the day my book club is coming here. I am way too busy chasing dust balls and … Continue reading

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