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Gestation

via exfordy Gestation periods are usually predictable. Hamsters take around 16 days. They’re quick. The MySociety chaps knock out stuff at a ferocious pace….

Shows

Kindly invited to judge the MMU Degree show awards today. Lots of talent. Tiffany won our vote and our purchase prize. Well done Tiffany!…

Small objects

Stumbled across this “small manufacturing arm”. I like the idea of small manufacturing arms, they seem analogous to the notion of microformats in that…

‘Tis the season

The Guardian had a great supplement yesterday that took some of the best “makes” from some of the best craft books edited into their…

The Family

The Manchester Craft Mafia are being christened on the 2nd Sept. We’re hoping to make it. Well done to Sally et al for creating…

Testing times

We’re doing the last stages of alpha testing the site, getting rid of bugs and glitches, with a view to beta testing with crafters…

Innocent

The fête was fab. We had over 250 people come and make things in the Folksy tent and the faces on the children and…

dot com

We were down for a while. No-one seemed to notice which bodes well for future down time. The reason was to try and cloak…

A Fête or effete?

Crafting things takes time but not nearly as long as it takes to organise crafters. The Innocent Fete is with us and we were…

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