Cursed

I have a problem. When it comes to certain things I am a crazy perfectionist. I dismiss a lot of really awesome design ideas because I feel like they are not good enough. Of course my “curse” has not led me to become a crazy famous knitting designer. It...

Winner, winner, turkey dinner

What? We’re having turkey tonight, not chicken. Easiest dinner ever. Throw a mess of rice in the rice cooker. Brown up a pound or so of ground turkey with garlic, cayenne, chili powder, salt, pepper, and some Braggs or soy sauce to taste. Throw in a few good...

Double Dugdales

Have I shared my secret for naming patterns? Street names. If I had only a street map of Jacksonville, I would have names for all the patterns I could ever design. Dugdale is one such street name. To me it just screams little dude in something cute. It’s kind of...

Unusual Activity

I cannot remember the last time I knit someone else’s pattern. It has literally been years. My ravelry project pages inform me that in February of 2009 I finished my February Lady Sweater – that I had started back in September of 2008. And before that, on...

Nearly done

This project has been something else. I’ve definitely stretched myself as a designer. And I’ve tested the limits of Murphy’s Law – some of the things that happen when I’m re-knitting a crucial section are just so ridiculous you have to...

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