Z and I just got back from a week-long trip up the Oregon coast, with many detours. One of these detours included a visit to the Cape Blanco Lighthouse, which features a first-order Fresnel lens. I know that has nothing to do with knitting at all, but Fresnel lenses are really beautiful. Composed of interlocking […]
One of the movies I watched for a documentary film class I took in college was a piece called Blood in the Face. The filmmakers, Kevin Rafferty and Anne Bohlen, spent a great deal of time interviewing the members of a group of white supremacists in northern Michigan, and in these interviews the members of […]
Most of you probably know this already, but just in case you don’t, my Halfdome hat pattern is now available on Knitty for public consumption. Perfect for the bereft-of-hair among us . . . although you certainly don’t need to be bald to wear one. Or to knit one.