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the dog ate my homework…  that’s my excuse. much of the last couple of weeks has been spent in preparation for the Touchable show in Port Hope put on by my good friends the Fibre Arts Collective.  it will be the first show EVER where i’ll be there representing myself and my own yarn and [...]

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Oct 31st, 2009 | Filed under knitting, podcast, untastic sock yarn

so remember how that last time i said i thought i’d fixed all of my computer problems?  well, not so much.  within a day or two Windows Vista decided that my new favourite colour was blue.  and although i like the colour blue in yarn and in superman shirts i don’t particularly dig it as [...]

Sep 7th, 2009 | Filed under manliness

so, i think i’ve finally gotten my computer problems solved.  stupid windows updates stupid crashed my stupid laptop, so expect to see more stupid updates from stupid me coming stupid soon. BUT on top of all of that nonsense, i updated the Yarn Shop of Manliness!  you should see it in its splendidness and awesomenosity. [...]

Aug 9th, 2009 | Filed under finished yarns, manliness, untastic sock yarn

you know, it just dawned on me that i only have 5 posts tagged with excuses (this, of course, being the sixth). the good news is that although my lack of blogging has prevailed over the last four days, so has my non-blogging productivity.  three skeins of sheep hair and panda food, two skeins of [...]

Jul 20th, 2009 | Filed under manliness

although today’s excuses are valid ones.  yesterday’s yarn was finished very late in the evening, when i discovered that both my iPhone and my camera batteries were both dead. today’s promises include: day 7 yarn day 8 yarn … ANOTHER new toque has been cast on yes, i’ve started another toque of manliness – this [...]

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Jul 8th, 2009 | Filed under manliness

pick up 10 lbs of sock yarn and begin dying for the experimental phase 2 launch of Untastic Sock Yarns. stay tuned for details (i.e. cashmere details).

Apr 12th, 2009 | Filed under manliness

sometimes having a day job can mess everything up.  as it stands right now, i only have one new yarn to post to the yarn shop of manliness, and my in-stock sock yarn is down to nothing. did i mention that i have a huge tax bill to pay as well?  yeah.  teh suck. i [...]

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Apr 8th, 2009 | Filed under manliness

i’ve been busy.  it seems as though i’ve somehow lost track of time over the last week or so, but i’ve come to grips with that being okay because losing things is an extremely manly thing to do. i’ve done about 10-15 rows on the Alpaca Sweater of Awesomeness this week which makes me feel [...]

Mar 31st, 2009 | Filed under knitting, manliness

the real, honest reason i haven’t updated my web site in the last few days is because my night-time yarn photos have sucked pretty bad, but i guess that just makes the upcoming update even better because there will be more yarn right? everything currently listed in the Yarn Shop of Manliness is at Knit-O-Matic [...]

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Mar 5th, 2009 | Filed under manliness