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What we did last week

Posted on Apr 27, 2009. 16 comments

Last week held a welcome(and adorable) respite from thesis-ing. We had a visit with (Sadly Blogless) Jennifer and her adorable 12 month old Sarah.
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Jennifer brought her travel wheel so there was much spinning. This is my favorite hand spun so far, Abstract Fibers in the Asia colorway. Truly a delight to spin and well worth the money.
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The baby cuddling last week spurned spontaneous toddler cuddling as well as a few other unmentionable incidents. At this point I'll take the snuggles however I can get them. Please note the photo jitter was caused by one of the 3 Earthquakes during Jennifer's visit. Well maybe not really but it sounds good.
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I've been practicing my photography, specifically to work on my bokeh skills.
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Finally last week gave me some much needed knitting time, this scarf by special request. Lene put out a call for a braille scarf and I was happy to offer my services for someone in need. Each of the scarf has one word, Never Alone. I hope the person who receives the scarf is wrapped in those words.
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What did you do last week?

Comments

  • Posted by StellaMM on May 02, 2009

    Lovely scarf. Lovely words.

  • Posted by Kim on Jun 19, 2009

    Pattern for scarf someday? Pleeeeeeeeeeasssssssee.

  • Posted by AlisonH on May 01, 2009

    That scarf is a gift of skill and love.

  • Posted by Becky on May 01, 2009

    Beautiful children and beautiful scarf.

  • Posted by karin maag-tanchak on May 02, 2009

    Love that braille scarf and how you figured out how to put the braille on there.

  • Posted by Lene on Apr 30, 2009

    Wow – the scarf is GORGEOUS! Great colour, the design looks lovely and… just wow.
    p.s. I’m obsessed with bokeh, too.

  • Posted by LynnM on May 01, 2009

    Lene sent me over to scarf-gush, and I do, willingly. Beautiful!
    Lovely baby photos, too. You may want to avoid posting cute toddler photos along with gush-worthy knitting in case the cuties distract/detract from your fiber glory!

  • Posted by Colleen on May 01, 2009

    The scarf looks great!

  • Posted by Michelle on Apr 28, 2009

    @Joelle it is two words, I just worded it awkwardly. One side says Never and the other side says Alone.

  • Posted by AlisonH on Apr 28, 2009

    Saw two of my kids graduate from college and one playing the Mormon Tabernacle Organ! (I’ll be bragging for life on that one.)

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