Lauren Gets Crafty

except when she doesn’t

Archive for 2006/09


I am so amazing.

Look at what I knit: * WPG2 CANNOT LOCATE GALLERY2 ITEM ID 960 * I am so impressed with myself, it’s disgusting. I am also trying to ignore the horrible poison ivy rash all over my legs. Itchy, ouchie, arrrrrrrrrrrrrggggggggggghhhhhhhhh!!!! Luckily, knitting keeps my hands busy. I am almost finished with the body of the [...]

Isn’t this a knitting blog?

What have I been knitting lately? I’ve been working on the Sonnet cardi, the Backyard Leaves scarf, and a linen hand towel. I’ve also started an awfully flashy scarf, combining Douceur et Soie with some 18 Karat. Here’s the big news: * WPG2 CANNOT LOCATE GALLERY2 ITEM ID 956 * My first ever stranded color [...]

Burning Man

* WPG2 CANNOT LOCATE GALLERY2 ITEM ID 934 * Matt and I went to Burning Man. This was our virgin year, and boy was it…. well, enough that words and photos aren’t enough to scratch the surface. We’d been to our closest regional burn (Playa Del Feugo) twice, but it’s SO not the same. The [...]

Home Again

Alright folks, we’re back.  Been back since Tuesday night actually, and I am still tired.  Black Rock City was indescribable, but I will try to give you a taste in my next post. Re-entry, combined with the next List of Things to Do has me freaking out a bit.  It’s September (full of family birthdays), [...]