Tag Archives: Eccentricity is Charming

Socks on a Snowy Day

Snow is my favourite kind of precipitation and even I looked out the window this morning and thought, “Hey now, that’s enough.” Luckily I have a pair of finished socks to take the edge off. In a move which makes … Continue reading

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Christmas Socks Are A Thing

In my family, Christmas socks are pretty much a requirement at Christmas. Once I showed up in insufficiently festive socks and was given socks to wear. So, for the last couple of Christmases I’ve been thinking I should make some … Continue reading

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Socks

Remember that scene in Harry Potter where Dumbledore talks about how he wishes people would give him socks for Christmas? And we all think about how wacky and eccentric he is because who cares about socks? I admit that I … Continue reading

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In Which Persistence Is Rewarded

Sometimes I forget that I’m not a great scarf knitter. Not because they’re hard, but because they’re tedious. Socks have heels to turn for excitement, mittens have thumbs, sweaters have sleeves. But most scarf patterns (there are exceptions, of course) … Continue reading

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