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July 2017

I've made popcorn hundreds of times. It's not like I don't know how to make popcorn, OK.

the popcorn goes wrong

So I set the microwave on fire. Not completely on fire, just, you know, the insides. Point is I'm trying to flap smoke out the windows on a perfectly still summers day and it's not the relaxed good time I was planning on this Saturday afternoon. Add it to my list of little things that should not have been able to go this wrong.

01/07/2017

Last Month's Pattern

I'm almost ready to upload last month's pattern, I just need to do the last bits of sewing, the photography, and possibly a techniques page. I hit a slight delay because I knitted the zipped pouch out of second hand wool. It came out a bit crinkly so I needed to block the knitting. I never usually bother so it's put me a bit behind schedule.

The pouch was still drying this morning when it was given a charming, yet pungent, "on fire" smell by my popcorn related adventures. I may decide to rinse it and start again because it's something I'm actually planning on using.