Archive for 2011
Thursday, July 7th, 2011 Posted in friends, hats, lace, patterns | 19 Comments »
One of the best things I did this spring was go to a big-ass cabin in the middle of central Michigan with some of my favorite people and dearest friends, ... Read more..
Friday, June 17th, 2011 Posted in contests, hats | 9 Comments »
The randomly-chosen winner of my cheeky Atlas Shrug contest was Lisa Gutierrez, of goodknits and omgknits. If you haven't checked out her blog or her Etsy shop, you should. The photography is beautiful, and she ... Read more..
Tuesday, April 19th, 2011 Posted in contests, politics | 60 Comments »
It's no secret that Ayn Rand has been a central figure in modern American conservative and libertarian thought. Her work is often, unfortunately, disconnected from its historical context ("along with her most ... Read more..
Tuesday, April 5th, 2011 Posted in FOs, sweaters | 27 Comments »
Cecily Glowik MacDonald is one of my favorite knitting designers working today. Her stuff is classic without being basic or boring, and she designs things I want to wear -- and, more ... Read more..
Friday, March 25th, 2011 Posted in FOs, crush, history, politics, sewing | 16 Comments »
Heyyy, I made a cape for my dog!
Puppy Cape! Constructed on the fly, with undyed muslin and a fabric marker.Crush joined about 6,000 other demonstrators (mostly human, some dogs) ... Read more..