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The Trouble with Bringing Yarn on Trips

Thu, 07/13/2017 - 00:28
So this is me getting ready to leave for a week-long camping trip, but not the peachy skin part--that's a filter (anything orange-y is my favorite, even if it is my skin). Next to me is a stack of socks,... Wendy
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Oh, Frogging!

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 16:31
They call it "frogging" or "tinking," and sometimes "ripping out." I guess it really depends on what you're doing. If you've just found an error and have to go back a row or two, it's called "tinking," or "tinking back."... Wendy
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Makers Gonna Make (no matter what)

Fri, 06/02/2017 - 15:37
About five weeks ago I had carpal tunnel release surgery on my dominant, right hand. This was the type where they cut and open part of your wrist and palm--not the endoscopic type. The worst part of the surgery was... Wendy
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What a Relief: I Actually Do Like Knitting After All

Wed, 04/19/2017 - 22:58
Any serious sock knitter who takes themselves seriously, in all seriousness, has at least one pair on the needles, another pair whose second sock is knit halfway, and at least one new skein in the queue to be cast on.... Wendy
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