Category Archives: things that I don’t want to be without

I’ve finally caught up on Escapepod. I still have a hard time believing it – that was a lot of stories, and most of them nice to wonderful. From last year’s bunch of stories, my three favourites were: Joolie and … Continue reading

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Just before the year runs out, there are a few new things in the shop – two new kinds of combed top and two versions of a really helpful little tool. Have I made you curious? One of the new … Continue reading

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It is a truth universally acknowledged by every spinner, weaver, knitter or other textile craftsperson that any tools needed for the craft are herd animals. As of today, I have a new addition to my personal herd of spinning tools. … Continue reading

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Here’s a truth about me that you probably already know: I really like coffee. (I also really like tea, cats, cakes, and chocolate, though I do not consume cats. As opposed to the other things.) I like the varieties best … Continue reading

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Textile terminology, as many of you will probably know, can be a never-ending headache. Especially when you are looking at texts in a foreign language. Consequently, there have been a few attempts at making glossaries or catalogues; sometimes, there is … Continue reading

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I’ve discovered Yoga a good while back (in spring 2013, actually) and have been doing a little bit of yoga once a week, sometimes skipping it, and sometimes adding in a bit of extra yoga time since then. With the … Continue reading

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You’re getting a late blogpost today because I had slow internet today, and it even ate a half-written post… but you are getting one, and it is one with free stuff! (Very fitting for the season…) First of all, as … Continue reading

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