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Samhain 2007

art by Zabet Stewart

Letter from the Editrices

If anyone is interested in what the hell we're doing, this would be the thing to read.

Garden Spiders: Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore

More crazy ramblings from that gardening lady.

Spider Lore: O What a Tangled Web We Weave

The best way to cure malaria, from the medical frontrunners of the 1800s!

Micro Reviews

The Yarn Girls' Guide to Knits for All Seasons, The Knitter's Book of Yarn, Romantic Hand Knits, The Doctor Who Pattern Book, and Crochet Me. Crap, is this becoming a regular feature?

Technique: Staging an Infestation with Spray Dye

A product called Simply Spray and our opinion.

Project Details
Click here for definitions of difficulty levels.

Arachne's Weave
Boy Scout Dropout
When it's Goddess vs. Mortal, you can only hope to get some cool accessories out of the deal.

MoonPrincess CoquetteDark
After yet another night's sleep was interrupted by the "Dash 'n Heave" of morning sickness, I turned to yarn for comfort.

To Weave a Tangled Web
O, what a tangled web we weave when first we practise to deceive!
—Sir Walter Scott

Spider's Parlor
Boy Scout Dropout
Place this frame in your garden to intice spiders to help you keep bugs off your plants.

Charlotte A. Cavatica
MoonPrincess RavenDark
Trust me, Wilbur. People are very gullible. They'll believe anything they
see in print. —Charlotte

Pumpkin Pasties
Rrrrgh . . . . Brains . . . .
Crisp nights demand a good cuppa and a pastie.

Black Widow
Cutthroat Should Be Coming Into The River
This year, Zabet begged Raellyn to do a simple pumpkin. Heh.

Itsy Bitsy Spider
MoonPrincess RavenDark
Start warping your spawn while they are young and impressionable.

Box of Rocks
One can only pray that the creepy crawlies one's guests see while dining are the ones put there one purpose.


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