Author Archives: Rachel

Steotchalong Week 2

Last night, I finished Pattern 2! The jury’s still out on the letters. Are they really letters? Or are they just tricking us, and they’re other designs? If they are letters, what are they going to say? Usually for the … Continue reading

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End of June and Beginning of Steotchalong 2017

Last month was fairly productive, and I’ll be posting a pic of my Last Airbender progress soon. In the mean time, my ORTs don’t look like much, but I’ve been stitching with single threads. Meanwhile, the 2017 Steotchalong has begun! … Continue reading

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For the love of dogs

In April, I participated in a couple Reddit Gift Exchanges, and one of them was for dog lovers. The person I received as a giftee had been shafted on their last exchange, so I wanted to do something special for … Continue reading

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Demons and Angels

One of my favorite books of all time is Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett. It is a phenomenally witty piece of literature, and I reread it at least once a year. I always recommend the real paper … Continue reading

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you look fine

Almost a year ago, I was pretty severely injured at work. A theatre drop landed on me, pulling my ear from my scalp a bit, perforating my ear drum, and hitting my head. Obviously, in the moment, getting my ear … Continue reading

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30 for 30…take two…

So April was not a particularly…productive month in terms of crafting. I felt pretty blah the entire month, preferring to lie in bed doing nothing on my off hours instead of even playing a video game or watching a show … Continue reading

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March ORT and 30 for 30 in April

So this won’t be a huge update, as I haven’t finished anything…but I keep making new starts!!! First, last year I started keeping my ORTs when I went to Alaska. It’s a no-effort semi-SAL, and it probably wasn’t great that … Continue reading

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Video Game Adverts

Well, that was the Sprite Stitch challenge, anyway. I think they intended to receive submissions that were advertising items you’d find in video games like potions, pokéballs, weapons, etc. I, however, thought about what kind of other things my guy … Continue reading

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Nevertheless, she persisted…

I was quite…emotional about the election. I have personal and professional reasons for feeling certain ways about what has happened, what is happening, and what I’m concerned will come. My first thought was that I should rise back up after … Continue reading

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Hyrule Commission

A few weeks ago, a friend from the ship commissioned something from me. It was a quick design, as it was basically a mash-up of things I’d done before, and I was quite excited to do this one. I have … Continue reading

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