Author Archives: VeryZoe

Paper-cut

This morning at work I gave myself a paper-cut when I was marking down the bread. I pulled a bunch of sticker paper into my hand to throw it away and sliced just below my index finger, on the corner … Continue reading

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How To Make Odd Socks

You will need: 1 clothes dryer Half a dozen pairs¬†of socks A load of washing Method: 1. Wash the clothes. 2. Load the clothes and socks into the dryer. 3. Run the dryer until clothes are dry. 4. Empty the … Continue reading

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Smells I Love

Sandalwood and Nag Champa incense Lime and coconut Bread or cakes baking Chai Lemon and bergamot Samadhi Rainforests and damp earth The air after it rains Fresh cut grass Fresh jasmine flowers Vanilla Hot dinners, especially curry, soup and pasta … Continue reading

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Milly and Tilly Craft Book Club

I recently discovered Milly and Tilly, a blog run by Kelly who writes about knitting, crafting and gardening, and to top it off, crafting related to books! Kelly has created a craft book club, where members make something related to … Continue reading

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Loomed Mermaid Tail with Raised Paving Stitch

After making a moderately successful mermaid tail on my looms for my niece Madison, I was asked by a family friend to make one as a gift for a friend of hers. My first commission, yay! However, I wanted to … Continue reading

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Three Step Stitch Hat Tutorial

I recently accidentally invented a new stitch on my knitting looms because I misread the instructions for an already existing stitch. It’s an awesome mistake though. It’s a muck up of the mock crochet stitch (also known as the z … Continue reading

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Magic Scarf Reveal

Not so long ago I posted a sneak peak of a loom knitting project I was working on, the so called More-Than-100-Ways-To-Wear-It,¬†Magic Scarf. I finished the project ages and ages ago and didn’t end up posting about it because, to … Continue reading

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Floating

Yesterday I felt like I was floating. Let me explain how. The previous two shifts at work I’d felt like I was underwater. You know, when you’re underwater and you can’t hear anything clearly and the water is pressing down … Continue reading

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My Well Is Empty

I’ve had a very intense week and now I’m empty. I feel like I have nothing inside me to give. No happiness, no kindness, no compassion, no sympathy. I’ve struggled through my last two nights at work, as just dealing … Continue reading

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Moving is Awesome (but it also totally sucks)

I’m lying in my bed, which is put together, with clean sheets and a clean shirt after having a hot shower with a fresh towel. My phone is charging and connected to the Internet which is set up and working … Continue reading

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