Name Change for Knitpicks

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In honor of , Knitpicks shall hereafter shall be referred to as ASSpicks or even better SHITpicks. I used to LOVE their stuff. I would order their Fingering Weight Peruvian Wool by the buttload, dyeing it to my heart’s desire. … Continued

Tuesday Quicky

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Unfortunately I don’t have a surplus of time today. I’m taking a mini-vacation at the end of the week (giving myself a 4-day weekend), to go play with my family in Laughlin, NV, and celebrate my dad’s 80th birthday, so … Continued

Tuesday Quickie…

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Unfortunately I don’t have a surplus of time today. I’m taking a mini-vacation at the end of the week (giving myself a 4-day weekend), to go play with my family in Laughlin, NV, and celebrate my dad’s 80th birthday, so … Continued

Whew!

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Got these puppies done in the nick of time! I started these back on June 25th, that would put it taking a little less than 2 weeks to knit this pair. Yeah, it’s not Wendyspeed, but it’s an improvement over … Continued

Beasties…

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A recent conversation in a pet store: DH: (pointing to a cute Moze-colored Maltese) You know, if you really want to get a cuddly pet, you can’t go wrong with a small dog. They’ll get up in your lap and … Continued

Okay…I hear ya!

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So, instead of more of the same, today I offer up the blessed little knitting I’ve been doing. You may want to be sitting for this… A FINISHED OBJECT! Yarn: Knitpicks Palette in Nutmeg. Needles: US Sizes 2 and 1 … Continued

A Little More for the Dyeing

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So this weekend I dyed some more. I even got the SD in on the action, much to the DH’s chagrin. I swear, we really REALLY need to do something about these fiber unfriendly people. Like, lock them up in … Continued

A Little Cat Tale

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It’s the ones who choose you that leave the lasting impressions… 10 years ago I was living in a cute little one-bedroom apartment in Long Beach. The apartment building had small separate, private garages that you had to access from … Continued

I Y(e)arn for YORN

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…damn, I sound like the Swedish Chef. Bork! Bork! Bork! Ok, so last weekend? I dyed. With Koolaid. When I went to fetch Peacock Feathers from the oubliette (under my desk), I found 3 skanks of Knitpicks dyable sock yarn … Continued

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