Category Archives: Embarrassing Confessions

Let the orange be orange

And that’s a lot of orange. I had to bring the yarn in a little sooner than I wanted because it started to rain, but on the whole, I’m happy with how it turned out–there are some blank spots where … Continue reading

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Badventures in Dyeing

As with many other things, there is a Correct way to dye yarn, and then there’s chucking some yarn in a bucket with a color to see what comes out. It’s common among knitters to have many UFOs–UnFinished Objects–and that … Continue reading

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A new hostage to fortune

Untitled, a photo by U-EET on Flickr. Thank you for all your kind words about Sukey: I miss her dreadfully. I miss her curled up on the back of the couch, I miss her on the sink demanding drinks, I … Continue reading

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Where have I been?

It has been a long time since I posted anything–I want to post a pattern in a bit but thought I should check in with everybody first. There has been knitting: This pattern was published here, a pretty big deal! … Continue reading

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Hm. Long time since I posted…

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Korkmann

If you came to this page looking for a pattern called Pawpet, you’ve found it: I just changed the name to go with Korkfisshe and Korkmauser. Lynn (cattiekit) suggested “korkmanner” with an umlaut over the A, but I don’t know … Continue reading

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I go to Michigan for a week: a very long post pondering the discontents of they and them.

Last year when I went home for my folks’ anniversary I got bumped on a flight and got some travel coupons. They were good for a year and by the time they were expiring I hadn’t thought of anywhere fabulous … Continue reading

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