Monthly Archives: November 2006

How fast can this WWW go, anyway?

As it were. Just a quick post to mention two projects? events? Things… that will deliberately or inadvertently measure aspects of internet communication via blogs and the people who read them. Put the pedal to the metal, people (a phrase … Continue reading

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“Red Socks at night,

Knitter’s delight.Red socks in the morning,Warm feet all day.” And you can warm your hands at them, too. I think it works. Thank you, Miriam, for clarifying the toe-up heelflap sock. These socks fit. They fit like hand-knit socks. I … Continue reading

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I like it

Taken by roomlight on the kitchen table so the colours aren’t quite right, that’s almost all of my spinning to date. The white is my very first yarn (undyed blueface leicester), the rest is the merino and silk I posted … Continue reading

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Spinning in colour…

Or What I Learned Today. So Far.I honestly think that ‘the day I stop learning is the day I die’ is one of several good rules to live by. Playing with fibre makes that an easy rule to follow. This … Continue reading

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What does this tell me?

1. They were right. For about a year Stuart (who cuts my hair) and my husband have told me I look better with slightly longer hair, so I tried it. Since May I’ve had hair long enough to touch the … Continue reading

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