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This weekend I frolicked as hard as I’ve ever Frolicked before.  I saw SO MANY of my knitting crew there while hanging with Cindy from Studioloo, Laurie from The Black Lamb and Haley and Rosie from Knit-O-Matic.  A super-huge thank you to everyone who braved the long line-ups and super-packed space to come say hi. [...]

Apr 29th, 2013 | Filed under knitting, manliness

starting tomorrow i will be, for the first time in weeks, not terribly busy.  last week was filled with podcast research, recording, editing, a craft show, a knitting afternoon at Knit-O-Matic and lunch with my parents (on top of the day job and making christmas presents).  tonight’s schedule involves a trip to the post office, [...]

Nov 23rd, 2009 | Filed under 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

i took the majority of my yarn stock down to Knit-O-Matic this weekend, so if you are in the toronto area and want to see some ManSpun Yarn in person, head over to Knit-O-Matic and talk to Haley – she’ll point you in the manly direction. that being said, i’ve been spinning up a fury [...]

Mar 2nd, 2009 | Filed under manliness, manly yarn making process

some people have asked the question “what do i do with a yarn that is so manly i can barely hold onto it?” well, Haley at Knit-O-Matic – the one and only yarn shop in the Toronto Area to carry ManSpun Yarn – has decided to make a hat out of it. check out her [...]

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Jan 5th, 2009 | Filed under manliness

i managed to complete the assembly of 4 extremely manly yarns this weekend, although the manly tasks of being lazy and driving places did interfere quite a bit with my productivity. i also managed to get a few rows done on my cashmere toque: if there was a manlier toque than that, i’d like to [...]

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Dec 1st, 2008 | Filed under knitting

i dropped by to say hi to Haley at Knit-O-Matic on sunday and take part in the super awesome stitch ‘n bitch (even though men don’t bitch about things, we just tell it like it is). the cool thing is that she agreed that the yarns that i assembled were cool and will now feature [...]

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Nov 24th, 2008 | Filed under finished yarns, knitting