Monthly Archives: June 2016

Troubles with SW Merino

As you know, I have been working on some lap waste that I *think* is SW Merino. I love, love, love the look of my singles! But, I have been worried that things are underspun–despite the fact that 1) I … Continue reading

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Dad’s Three Socks

Yep, you read that correctly: three socks. I had, of course, planned on only making two socks–you know, the standard number. Because, yes, my dad only has two feet. But things have a way of happening. Remember that cruddy yarn? … Continue reading

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Staying Motivated!

Maybe you’ve heard of zombie runs? You know, those races where half of the runners are dressed as zombies and they chase everyone else–and the result is that everyone runs just that mush faster? I’m happy to say, I have … Continue reading

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