Archive for December, 2010

Ms. Fixit

Ms. Fixit

I’ve been working on my Imbolc socks, which I cast on a few days ago on Yule – keeping to the schedule so far, which is to be expected since this is only the second pair of my self-imposed challenge.  These are my first pair of toe-up socks, and are a lovely KSD odd-duck of […]

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wrapped up

Nearly all of the gift knitting has been given to the appropriate recipients, so I can finally blog about it!  I made an effort to control the amount of gift knitting, since I fully recognize that I’m not always great about deadlines (like Douglas Adams, I like the wooshing sound they make as they fly […]

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Sneuw

Sneuw

I’ve discovered for myself why wool socks have been popular for centuries:  because they keep the feet of silly fool humans warm, even when said silly fool humans decide they simply MUST go take pictures of the snow.  Wearing a dress and work shoes.  At night.  Silly, right?  Particularly the combination of obnoxious striped socks […]

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One down, seven to go

I finished my Yule socks!  And what could be more fitting than to photograph them in the snow?  Though I will admit that this was the fastest shoot I’ve done, since it’s bloody cold out there today.  I’ve also been working on more holiday knitting/crocheting, which I of course can’t blog about just yet.  One […]

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