About the MobWell, really it's a mob of one, but you get the idea. I'm just me, in Hotlanta, but through me there are many others (yes, we are numerous), and we have teh pointy sticks (fear them), and besides that, we make pretty things. Mostly.
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Monthly Archives: April 2010
Actual real knitting
Not just talking about it! I finished my self-patterned newborn sock: And so now I’ll need to make another. I’ve also started my first pair of Cookie A. Monkey Socks, in Creatively Dyed something (Calypso sock, but I can’t find … Continue reading
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Two things for your Monday.
One, I went to the eye doctor and they gave me some really stylin’ shades so I didn’t burn out my retinas while waiting for my pupils to un-dilate: Fer realz. And that shirt, which I’m lovin’, is from Methane … Continue reading
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Things made awesome by knitting
One, the finished baby sock. On to the second in the pair! Two, this: Oh, Knitta Please. You are so lovely (photo from Statesman slideshow). See? Made better by knitting! Thing three: Frog dissection, found on Craftzine. Science wasn’t nearly … Continue reading
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Tiny little socks
I love tiny little socks. So far I’ve knit 3.75 of them. See? Whee. And it only took 4 hours for the first pair! A little longer for the second – I’m patterning it myself. More on that in a … Continue reading
I can only hope this person (whoever did this) is uber-fast at knitting: That’s a lot of knitting. Very cool knitting.
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I’m really proud of myself, because I’ve figured out how completely rewarding it is to knit baby socks. They’re just like regular socks, only I can knit a pair in four hours! Amazing. And then I just sort of made … Continue reading
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[Navel-Gazing] How did I not know that?
(Jalebi used to gross me right the hell out. Now, though? Mmmm… delicious. Image from here.) There’s this interesting thing that happens as you begin to learn more about things you didn’t know anything about – things that surprised you … Continue reading
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WHICH IS IT?
Oh, no. I find myself with a dilemma. Which really is more awesomer? I CAN’T DECIDE. (The Most Awesomest Thing Ever)
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Growing Up Is Hard
I get obsessed about stuff really easily. It’s gotten a little better as I’ve gotten older but as a teenager it was serious. It started with Pern, and I spent a long time reading the series and thinking about the … Continue reading
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Sometimes I don’t think – a photoessay
Well, actually I think all the time. But not always in ways that are useful. Take this past weekend, for example. I have been looking at images of women from the 1500s in India, and they’ve got lovely henna’d hands. … Continue reading
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