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If you are trying to read things that are not in your language on the Internet, there’s a few more or less helpful tools to use that offer machine translation. I’m sure you have all been victim of those already … Continue reading

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And here you go again, with an assortment of links in various flavours! Maybe you have seen the claims that the Voynich manuscript has been deciphered – this has been debunked right away. Bonus article about how it’s not been … Continue reading

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Today, I’m off to Bielefeld, to set up the shop there, give a workshop on spinning and have a fair amount of fun. Today, by the way, is also my one year anniversary of reaching my goal weight, and I’m … Continue reading

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Some more stuff, while I am prepping for Bielefeld in the background and still trying to get on top of the heap… Here’s a free Dragon Lace pattern – for you knitters among us. The really fun thing about it … Continue reading

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I’m back from a truly wonderful summer break – time with dear friends, time in foreign countries, time out in nature, lots of coffee and geekdom and things. And knitting! So – let me start at the beginning, and tell … Continue reading

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It’s already the start of August, and thus it is high time for a summer break! Our time off will include some time spent abroad with friends, and I’m so looking forward to that – usually we have the summer … Continue reading

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The online EXARC journal has a short article about bronze spiral decoration in textiles. Kitty Lux of the Ukulele Orchestra died about two weeks ago, here’s her obituary. I’m really sad – and feel very privileged to have seen and … Continue reading

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