Oh my goodness if feels so good to sit down and write here. I've been aching for my blog for days now, and have felt so fucking forlorn when I've needed to go to bed without sharing. But I'm here now and can breathe a little bit easier. This little project of mine went much … Continue reading Stitching In The Dark : A Week Of Swedish Words
I wouldn't call myself a dedicated Enslaved follower. I haven't thoroughly enjoyed much of what they've put out since 2004, but I'm a sucker for their second BRILLIANT album Frost, released back in 1994. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9eDL01w2wC8&list=PLC24C4CA72F1D72D5
So, you'll all know about my obsession with embroidery. And believe me, it's only going to get stronger so if you've had enough, better to back off now. For those of you still here, you're in for a treat! I've been lurking around Instagram on the hunt for embroidery to get my creative juices flowing, … Continue reading Intriguing Instas : The Yellow Wallpaper
I was excited when I woke up this morning, excited A: because there was snow outside (but also great stretches of ice which made walking to school a bitch). B: Because I had SFI and I am loving learning Swedish for real. And C: because after my SFI class I would be heading down the … Continue reading Stitching In The Dark : A Week Of Swedish Words
I'm still trying to make up my mind about USBM project Howls Of Ebb... But they're intrigued me enough with this track from their 2016 album Cursus Impasse: The Pendlomic Vows (it was the album art which drew me to it initially) to want to check out the rest of their discography. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8HB1xleU6Gc
The other day, my man (the vocalist and guitarist of Swedish black metal band Rimfrost) presented me with a gift...a new Rimfrost t-shirt hot of the press! I'm not one for keeping my shirts intact, so I hacked off the collar and arms before taking it out into the snow for a photoshoot with my … Continue reading Support The Rise Of Rimfrost!
As I mentioned in my last post, I was going to start a little project this week where I stitched one Swedish word a day. And today, to my own shock and disbelief, I actually managed to start it. Before I got stitching today though, I headed out into the cold with a goal - … Continue reading Stitching In The Dark : A Week Of Swedish Words