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An Extra Skein is Like an Extra Seat at a Table

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 17:30
So I took two skeins of yarn with me for our week-long camping trip. I remember I was wondering if I should just take one, because I'd probably not really have time or the inclination to knit due to all... Wendy
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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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