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In which I prove I have a *little* colour-sense…

In which I prove I have a *little* colour-sense…

July 27, 2012 by Maire in Whimsy / 4 Comments

There’s an old joke that men see the world in basic colours, and that women specialize.  That is to say, guys see pink, green and blue, and women see puce, chartreuse and teal. Full disclosure here…my whole freakin’ family went to art college, so if one of us doesn’t know what puce, chartreuse and teal […]

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Friday Five: Fading

Friday Five: Fading

July 20, 2012 by Maire in Whimsy / 0 Comments

It’s been awhile since I did one of these… Today’s Friday Five is all about Fading. What’s something in your possession whose color has obviously faded? — numerous pairs of socks. Particularly the Koigu handpaints. I absolutely love the colours, but they fade so quickly! And, unfortunately, this yarn tends to wear thin quickly, so […]

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2011 Review

December 23, 2011 by Maire in Whimsy / 0 Comments

I guess it’s due to the closing of the year, but this week’s Friday Five is all about Xmas and New Years. Due to the nature of the questions, I’m going to talk briefly about work. You may notice that it usually isn’t a topic I bring up. Work has, for the most part over […]

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Toppings!

December 9, 2011 by Maire in Whimsy / 2 Comments

This week’s Friday Five is about food. Figures that they would do this, with Christmas coming up and all the foodness that will be coming. What’s your favorite ice cream topping? I really don’t have a favourite topping for my ice-cream. When I was a kid, we’d have canned peaches or pineapple, and the juice […]

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Friday Five: Brrrr!

Friday Five: Brrrr!

December 2, 2011 by Maire in Whimsy / 0 Comments

Today’s Friday Five has to do with how cold it’s starting to get all over the place.  Considering it’s now December, I guess it’s appropriate : 1. What’s your favorite thing about cold weather?   I, obviously, have to vote on the side of knittables. I like to wear scarves and mittens, warm woolen socks. […]

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Friday Five: Leftovers

Friday Five: Leftovers

November 25, 2011 by Maire in Hobbies / 0 Comments

I was looking for daily topics to help keep me posting, and came across ye olde Friday Five! I’m impressed that it’s still around! Today’s topic is “Leftovers”, so let’s see what we can come up with… 1. Leftover from April 17, 2009:  What’s a creature comfort (practically unnecessary) you must take with you on an […]

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