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Blogging into the Silence

Okay, I haven’t posted in a while.  I’ll save the handwringing and spare the self-flagellation and get on to the content.  The biggest item of which is… I finished The-Shawl-That-Must-Not-Be-Named.  And it even gets a title change, as I can name it now!  I didn’t want to before I finished it, as I wanted the… Continue reading Blogging into the Silence

blog thoughts · patterns are for sissies · pictures · real life · socks

A Tale of Two Socks (and Blogs)

Well here we are, at the new blog!  Hopefully everyone remembered to update their bookmarks; I have all my previous posts transferred over here, so if you’re just arriving, you can browse through the archives here. I decided to move the blog as Blogger was basically just annoying the heck out of me on a… Continue reading A Tale of Two Socks (and Blogs)

good deeds · me=bonehead · patterns are for sissies · ranty mcranterson · socks

Well, it’s less than 36 hours before the presents …

Well, it’s less than 36 hours before the presents get opened, and…I’m pretty much screwed. Grandma’s Feather and Fan socks are finished at least, but not even the first sock of my Dad’s pair are done yet. About a week ago I was going to blog about how I was nearly done the second of… Continue reading Well, it’s less than 36 hours before the presents …

felting · manpurse of justice · patterns are for sissies · pictures

Here We See The Wily Felter…(now with pictures!)

Am currently on a felting adventure. Worked up two swatches in Lopi that I had hanging around as test swatches for the Satchel (aka the JackBauerManpurseofAsskickery) and they are in the washer as we speak! Feel the excitement! Revel in the fact that I haven’t a clue how in the hell they’re going to turn… Continue reading Here We See The Wily Felter…(now with pictures!)