Tag Archives: Peacock

Madrona Fiber Arts Retreat 2012

I blame Lucy Neatby for this picture: I blame no one but myself for this one: …but those are stories for another post. Until I was moving out here, I’d never heard of the Madrona Fiber Arts Retreat. I was bemoaning the fact that our moving timeline meant I was going to miss Sock Summit […]

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There’s a peacock inside every magpie

A question and answer session with myself. Q: “There’s a peacock inside every magpie?” What the heck does that mean? A: Stick with me here. What are magpies known for? Their obsession with collecting shiny stuff, right? But why? Why do they need to have all the pretty things? Clearly, it’s to make up for a perceived […]

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You were meant to be mine, baby…

Sharon of Three Irish Girls has recently been doing a tour of stores that sell her yarns, featuring the exclusive colorways she’s created for each store. Naturally, I’ve been enjoying looking at all of the pretties…and then one update stopped me in my tracks. A peacock colorway. Peacock. And Sharon didn’t tell me? Ok, let’s […]

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