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43F Podcast: Fresh Starts & Modest Changes

43 Folders - As an antidote to the surfeit of New Year's resolutions, we'll be looking into smaller, less dramatic adjustments (that don't require a drunken promise or a pointy paper hat). Our series starts Wednesday.

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The main thing I realized...

The main thing I realized is that the person who said developing habits was like making a rope never actually made a rope. Yarn is spun by twisting materials together, width is generally determined at the outset.

Although not chenille. Apparently you make chenille by twisting thin strands of fiber while shooting/injecting other bits of fiber in, so that they get stuck in the twist.

Yes, I've worked at a yarn shop.




An Oblique Strategy:
Honor thy error as a hidden intention


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