Category Archives: weather

Miscellany

Long time no blog. How embarrassing! I’d be a little more sheepish about it, but the truth is that I’ve just been so busy that there’s been very little time for a lot of my usual recreational pursuits, blogging included. … Continue reading

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Backlog, Dyeing and Pizza

All has been comparatively quiet on the blog front since my return from New South Wales. Oddly so, considering that I still have a lot more free time now than I did six months ago. But then again, perhaps not … Continue reading

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Adventures in Natural Dyeing, Part II

A few weeks back when I posted about my recent attempts at dyeing with plant materials, I referred to having tried my hand at dyeing an entire garment with India Flint’s ecoprint technique. Now I’ve finally taken some photos, here’s … Continue reading

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A Very Fine Roadtrip

As mentioned last post, I’m now happily ensconced in a frangipane surrounded weatherboard house on the northern New South Wales coast. This is standard for me this time of year. However, I got here in a manner a bit different … Continue reading

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Adventures in Natural Dyeing, Part I

To begin, happy new year everyone! The general consensus among a lot of people I know seems to be that 2011 really could have been better, which is a shame. To all of these people, and indeed to everyone, I … Continue reading

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Food + yarn = life is quite grand, thank you!

This is me not letting a month elapse between posts. I feel so virtuous. Actually, I feel like I’ve turned somewhat of a corner on the creating/blogging front. For ages now I’ve had trouble finding the energy, given how taxing … Continue reading

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Finished Object: Dark and Hoodie

So, I finally finished the black pullover that I’ve been mentioning for, oh, months now. Man, but it has been slow on the knitting front the last while. Well, actually it’s been slow on the most everything front (everything but … Continue reading

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