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Friday, March 9th, 2007
1:49 pm

i have found myself listening to a lot of xiu xiu as i've been trying to finish my second sock (grey, with white glitter toes). i think it makes me knit faster in anxiety.
estelle once told me that she knits better listening to metal because she gets PUMPED!
i imagine that lissa listens to exaclty the kind of music you should when knitting.

your preferences/thoughts/projects?
is anyone still here! mainly

current mood: awake

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Monday, October 2nd, 2006
12:05 pm

it's october...
let's get going!

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Friday, January 27th, 2006
3:12 pm - hustler's hat

So ive learned how to make tight hats in little to no time at all.  i bust these things out like it aint no thang.  here are some pictures to prove their dankness: The hat i made last night. it has tassles! Kiki in another hat i made. Anyway these hats are easy to make, but i wont bother explaining since lizzy already figured it out and shes the other one who reads this probably.

current mood: thug

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5:39 pm - my first hat, and my first successful hat!

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it started here...Collapse )

current mood: accomplished

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Monday, December 12th, 2005
9:07 am - lo siento

Dear Lizzy, I am sorry abour neglecting the communtiy. I love to knit. I really love to knit with you and lissa. i plan to do that alot over break along with learn how to knit hats. but for the time being, i am being royally fucked over by chemistry.... after tuesday from 5-8 i will be an active member. lots of love - mel

current mood: i hate chem it can suck a dick

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11:14 am

ok so i got over being the only active member in this community and instead of being upset, i decided to own it instead. i can roll with hard knocks, and if it gets too depressing i'll just open up membership and let in the randoms. it's a toss up, really. any opinions? jk, i'm talking to myself and asking my own opinion on my own knitting livejournal community would just be RIDICULOUS.

omg i left all my yarn at school!

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Thursday, December 8th, 2005
11:24 pm

okay firstly

i tried. i tried and no one so much as commented on my last post that included pictures. you really let me down.

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current mood: crying

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Monday, December 5th, 2005
11:13 pm - because i'm really serious about this...

Story of Yellow Yarn, in Pictures

1. Our tale begins in Germany in a yarn shoppe. A little backround shot of us in Germany (we didn't think to take a picture of the actual yarn shoppe) involving all active members, melanie, myself and lissa who you can't see because she is taking the picture.
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2. Becomes tassles for a scarf for a Mr. D. Orkin.
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3. In final gasps, is used as practice yarn for Hanna's first knitting attempt, a scarf turned do rag.
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The End.

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2:01 pm

2nd WAVE.

it's winter time, except in california 'cause a west coast party don't stop, hm melanie? what?
anyway, back to the business at hand, which is, obviously, that this club needs to continue functioning despite having just three members. theo doesn't lj anymore, along with, uh, the rest of everyone, sam haus & co. so we've lost quite a bit of our following without the real life interaction.
no matter! the point is that while lissa still sucks, melanie got better than me and she can't even wear knit things in the heat. wtf. i once ruled this club, but then summer happened and everyone left and i mean lissa still sucks, but melanie took over dominating the knitting arena and i'm really upset. fuck stripes, ok?
just kidding lissa, you're really good. i'm being confrontational to get a rise out of you which will, naturally, revitalize the club. dig? yes. okay. good.
this is the only club on my facebook so it's kind of a big deal. second wave begins now.

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Friday, June 3rd, 2005
2:31 pm

this is the best club ever

current mood: yeah!!!!!!

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Tuesday, March 8th, 2005
9:51 pm - college-bound knitters club

Make sure you are not taking a math test tomorrow during lunch (cough lizzy) because the knitting club will be meeting. Perhaps we will learn to pearl in actuality, opposed to in theory! . . . you never know with such a wild and crazy bunch like ourselves.

current mood: artistic

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7:51 pm

this basically will only go out to lissa and mel at this point in the community's following and yet i still feel the need to post...

first legit school sponsored meeting tomorrow lunch in ms. lawrence's room

i'm skipping out on a two week old makeup math test just for this legendary day. if that wasn't convincing enough, tareq will be there. seriously, you don't want to miss it.

current mood: relaxed

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Sunday, March 6th, 2005
6:23 pm - MEETING!

there will be an official knitting club meeting tomorrow, march 7, 2005. bring a bag lunch, knitting supplies and a badass attitude.

current mood: yarn-ish

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