Author Archives: Alice

About Alice

Massage therapist, knitter, baker, animal lover, reformed pack-rat, sometimes-dancer, car-singer, and so much more.

How to Win a Coffee Cozy

So, by now I’m sure you’ve seen this year’s CureSearch Auction, where you can win/buy a pair of my Give A Hoot mitts and help fight pediatric cancer. Well, for 2012 I decided to step it up a notch – … Continue reading

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CureSearch Auction 2012!

EDIT: Congratulations to this year’s winner, Sarah Johnson! I have decided to match Sarah’s winning bid of $20, so I’ll be donating $40 to Brian’s CureSearch Walk page tonight! Thanks, all, see you next year. I intended to post the … Continue reading

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My First Sorting Day!

I joined the Harry Potter Knitting/Crochet House Cup for the first time this term. I’m anxiously awaiting my first Sorting Day, where I’ll find out what House I’m competing for! This calls for poetry: My first sorting day, I sit … Continue reading

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Life Without Ravelry

Breaking news! Ravelry is currently stuck in their longest downtime ever! Knitters all over the world are *actually finishing projects*. Or they’re just obsessively refreshing the Ravelry twitter account, praying for news… If you’re not a knitter, or you somehow … Continue reading

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Wedding Bunting: A Pattern!

As we’re getting married in a public nature preserve, we need to follow strict “carry in/carry out” rules when it comes to decorations for the ceremony. Leave nothing behind but footprints and beautiful memories! This is a pattern for a … Continue reading

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Wedding Knitting!

In case you didn’t know, the girl behind TTL (that would be me, Alice) is getting MARRIED! Me and my guy, Thanksgiving 2011 He’s a journalist and I’m a part time legal secretary/etsy seller, so needless to say money is … Continue reading

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New Hat and Free Pattern – Vinter Hat!

Ah, fair isle… I love it so, but my hands don’t! One of my resolutions for 2012 is to complete a fair isle sweater, and if I’m *ever* going to reach that goal, I have some serious work to do. … Continue reading

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