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Hat Struck

Remember The Mixed Up Files of Mrs Basil E Frankweiler where they run away to the Met? I love that book and might have scoped out sleeping spots at various museums. You know, just in case. The only thing better … Continue reading

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New Hat! Also, Frankenstein

The hat is done! I love it! I ended up borrowing the crown chart from King Harold Hats to create a sort of Franken-hat. Calling it that naturally set me musing about Frankenstein. Whenever people talk about that book it … Continue reading

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Just Another Hat

I have a longstanding fondness for advice columns. You know what’s better than my problems? Other people’s problems! And isn’t it always so much easier to see what other people should do? (Dump him! He sucks! I may have made … Continue reading

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Still Snowy…

Y’all! I’ve been off on vacation in St. Lucia. The Pitons and rum punch – this was pretty much my week. I miss it already. I bought a pineapple so I can pretend I’m still in the Caribbean but it’s … Continue reading

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Two Steps Forward, One Pair of Socks

So, a couple of weeks ago I was all about stranded hats. I finished that blue one and merrily cast on another: Pretty, huh? Alas, corrugated ribbing isn’t really my comfort zone. I was so worried about being loose and … Continue reading

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January Blues

The last couple of weeks I’ve had one of those nasty lingering colds. Now that I’m finally shaking it, it seems I’ve lost several days somewhere. The month is nearly over? The milk has expired? I can’t seem to understand … Continue reading

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Green

It’s been a bleak and grey February and I find myself trying to compensate with green wool. Hey, the sun just came out. It must be working! Yet another hat, made with leftovers: Pattern is Siksak, knit in odds and … Continue reading

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