Bare Naked Wools

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It’s here. What you’ve all been waiting for. The yarn that was inspired by our uber-popular Bare Naked Knitspot club! That’s right, Knitspot’s very own line of artisan fibers is now available! Over the last couple weeks we have debated about delaying the launch of this line because all the colors wouldn’t be available at […]

struggling to be nice

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well, one good thing—i did get away from the snow and severe cold by coming to the west coast this week. and maybe—just maybe—we are beginning to move past the rain and heavy gloom that has been plaguing the area since i got here friday, haha. it reminds me of home; they’ve had so little […]

Making Time

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  The week was off to a great start. Matt had Monday off and he felt it was important to make time for some family memories. We spent the morning watching inauguration coverage and then spent the afternoon at Henry Ford Museum. There were all kinds of special festivities because of inauguration and Martin Luther […]


Posted on 25 CommentsPosted in designing, projects

ooooh boy, jack frost has arrived (uninvited) for visit—i don’t think i’ve ever seen such long, craggy frost fingers on our windows. it’s really quite something. other windows have dancing starfish, frozen mid-whirl or christmas trees that blink perpetually in the sun. just last week i was remembering that last winter, i ran intermittently for a […]