Archive for September 18th, 2006

FO – muffler

Monday, September 18th, 2006

I finished the alpaca/merino yarn that I got at the Denmark Sheepfest. There was only enough for a short muffler, 41 stitches across on #5 Denise needles. It’s mistake rib pattern, k2p2 across every row with one extra k at the end so the ribbing doesn’t come out even. Besides the mistake rib pattern, there […]

Lavender Milk

Monday, September 18th, 2006

Notice two strange things about this bottle of milk? Firstly, it’s a bottle. Secondly, it’s purplish. When we saw it in Hannaford’s we were at first horrified. Then I realized that it would be just the right ingredient for making blueberry pancakes. It was! I didn’t even need blueberries. It’s delicious just to drink, too.

Sept 12, Print shop

Monday, September 18th, 2006

Remember these? The second time I was in Japan (and there were only two times, for the same trade show in successive years) I saw someone demonstrating a gizmo called Print-Gocco in front of a big stationery store on the Ginza. It was (and is) an instant photo silk screen printer. You put a postcard-sized […]