Tag Archives: Knitting

Sock it

Had a lovely day yesterday watching Stargate SG-1 with Jennifer (yes, I have successfully brought her over to the dark side 😉 ) and working on my socks again. I’ve actually managed to get the heel turned and everything, so it’s … Continue reading

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Guest Post!

Hi all! Let me start by introducing myself. My name’s Melissa, and I’m a college English instructor, fangirl, yarn person (knitting and crochet), musician, and when I have time, a home cook. I’m a part time instructor, which sadly doesn’t … Continue reading

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Best job ever!

To begin, my name is Karen, and I own Cozy, in Eugene, Oregon. Who wouldn’t want to own a yarn shop, right? I can think of few other things so enticing and engaging as yarn… made of color, texture and … Continue reading

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It Figures

That my week of misery (thank you, Auntie Flo) was rounded up by having to frog my socks. Yep, I thought I had measured correctly but it turns out that they were too wide for my feet and, well, I … Continue reading

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Running a Small Yarn Shop

My name is Jess, and I run Fairlight Fibers, an online yarn shop that specializes in artisan and locally-sourced yarns and notions. It’s been a somewhat-challenging and delightful journey to arrive at this point, and I thought it might be … Continue reading

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W.I.P. Fever Didn’t Last Long

After working on a few W.I.P.s I got to the point where I needed something a little more mindless (Fibro-fog ftw?) as most of the ones left are ones that require paying close attention. So what did I do? Why, … Continue reading

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WIP IT!

W.I.P. it good! Sorry, couldn’t resist. Apparently I’ve been on a W.I.P.-kick this week. I’ve finished two pairs of socks! These ones, I only had to do an afterthought heel on. They’ve been languishing since 2011 (!) because, well, it … Continue reading

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