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I’m back from my vacation! It was great to visit the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Disney world, both of which have changed quite a bit since the last time I saw them. 339 more words


a thing I've been meaning to do.

Some summer yarn pictures, and a sale in the shop

I used this handspun to weave a scarf.

A couple of weeks ago I did some quick math to figure out, using a pretty nebulous average materials cost, how many scarves I would actually have to make and sell at $X price point in order to afford what I think (rightly or delusionally) would be the ideal fiber arts studio set up. 411 more words


The heat isn't keeping me down

Here in Spain we’re experiencing a heat wave. It gets up to the 100s in the afternoon. It hasn’t stopped me from knitting the heck out of my gansey. 379 more words


Finding a Niche

I am currently trying to find something unique I can knit that customers will want to buy.

The Issue:

I refuse to use cheap yarn. My product is all natural, either un-dyed or hand-dyed natural fibers. 313 more words


Between Designs

Sometimes, between one design an other, I need to do something else, because a get stuck with the previous design and I need to change the switch. 295 more words


I CAN Change a Leopard's Spots

A few months ago, my husband and I celebrated our ten-year, first-date anniversary. (Yes, we celebrate out first date! But only because we got married on Christmas Eve–all the ladies say “awww”–and the holiday season is usually sucked up by family time, so it’s easier to celebrate just Us on a different date.) I bought this midi skirt for our big night out because it looked so beautiful online and I had the perfect outfit in my mind. 274 more words