Transcend this

(Originally posted on May 21, 2007) Transcend this Here’s a Bill story that I couldn’t tell at his memorial service. When I was in the 11th grade, I went to P.K. Yonge Laboratory School. (I think they’ve since replaced “Laboratory” with “Developmental Research”; makes the kids feel less like lab …

Marigold Stanley

Yarn: Koigu KPPPM, picked up on my Thanksgiving trip last year when running to Chicago for the day. Pattern: Marigold (Ravel it!) Notes: At one point Cathy looked at me and said, “that’s your Flat Stanley, isn’t it?” and thus the name of the socks were born. Many of you …

Linkdump

A tilt-shift day at Disney. ZOMFG, this hits every single one of my happy places!!!! — Oh Bank of America, you slay me. I have no arms yet I must thumbprint. — I HAVE GONE BLIIIIIIIIIND! Oh gawd, my eyes. MY! EYES! — People are stupid. Very stupid. — How …

QOTW – 2009/10/05

And the Question of the Week is… how much knitting is *too much* knitting to bring on a six day vacation? I KID! I KID! The real question is… what are you getting me for my birthday? It’s Sunday, you know! OK! I KID AGAIN! REALLY! I KID! (seriously, just …

Pioneer

Yarn: Lorna’s Laces Green Line Worsted in “Maple Grove” Pattern: Pioneer (Knitty.com; Ravelry) Notes: Well… I had every intention of giving this as a Christmas present. Yup. I sure did. Uh-huh. Yup. That was my intention. Yes, indeedy. And now? After finishing and trying it on? Hey! Look! Over there! …