Friday Links:: Comments, Gary Larson, Knitting

First of all, thank you for getting in touch about the blog comments. I think I’ve fixed it! It was a plugin I had installed that was somehow blocking the comments. Weird.

Would you mind leaving a comment on a random recent post just to check that the issue is actually solved? Thank you! And have a fab weekend! xo Carina

Shopping For a Boy? Give Him a Book About a Girl.

Gary Larson’s Sketchbook.

Photographs Capture Ornate Patterns of Historic Iranian Mosques and Palaces.

Modern lace.

The knitting-verse is in love with the knitted shawls in the movie Little Women that came out last year. I wish I were a proper knitter so I could have a go, but instead I’m working on my own version of Jo’s Shawl worked in crochet. We’ll see how that turns out! :-)

In the meantime, if you are a knitter, and you want your own Little Women project, here are some links for you:

Marmee’s Broderie shawl.

Jo’s Shawl.

Beth’s Shawl.

Issue Two. The Willowherb Review. Aims to “celebrate and bolster nature writing by emerging and established writers of colour”. It is lovely reading.

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6 Comments

  1. Marie
    January 24, 2020 / 3:18 pm

    Hooray! The comment box is available! And now we can give you all the jazzhands!

    • Carina
      Author
      February 11, 2020 / 7:29 am

      Jazzhands, woot! :-D

  2. Ruth Anne in Winter Park, FL
    January 24, 2020 / 8:03 pm

    I promptly shared the link to the boys reading about girls article! May you have a lovely weekend – and no more weird computer issues :-)

    • Carina
      Author
      February 11, 2020 / 7:28 am

      Thank you. That’s a really interesting article, isn’t it?! :-)

  3. January 25, 2020 / 5:58 pm

    I really like the weaving on this quilt!

    • Carina
      Author
      February 11, 2020 / 7:28 am

      Thank you! :-)

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