Junkyarn

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My friend and fellow Raleigh knitter Kemper has a video podcast called Junkyarn, and last week I was on it! See us be silly on her podcast below: You can also enter to win a copy of the Fall 2015 issue of Knitscene in the Junkyarn Ravelry Group here.

Throwback Thursday: Ridiculous Video Edition

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Two years ago I somehow convinced Brian to help me make this ridiculous video.   A preface: I think cozies are pretty silly. I’ve seen cozies for everything from fruit to spoons and my question is always, WHY? Why would you knit a piece of fabric to wrap around an inanimate object that can’t at all appreciate the hard work when you could instead cover yourself in beautiful, soft, squishy, warm wool?! I have to say, Brian has a really … Read More

Holiday Card Rejects

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If you follow me on Facebook or Instagram you’ll see that we got a dog! For Christmas Brian and I decided to give each other half a dog (his is the butt half, if you’re wondering).   This is the holiday card we sent out this year. Last year we sent out Valentines, and this year we felt like we were really ahead of the curve since we had them printed before new years.   At this point we’d had … Read More

Let them eat cake!

Yesterday afternoon I had the strong desire to eat cake. I didn’t have any cake in my house, so of course the next best thing was to look at photos of knit and crochet cakes on Ravelry. Yes, I realize this is not at all a normal train of thought, but I have a confession to make: my name is Mari and I am addicted to fiber. This is the cake that started it all, and once I saw this … Read More

Day 5: A bit different…yeah, that sounds like me 3KCBWDAY5

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From Eskimimi Makes:¬†Something A Bit DifferentThis is an experimental blogging day to try and push your creativity in blogging to the same level that you perhaps push your creativity in the items you create.There are no rules of a topic to blog about but this post should look at a different way to present content on your blog.¬† You asked for different…¬†