Category: Tristan and Isolde

trans. Joseph Bedier. Melodrama, sure. But really great melodrama that so, so many stories are based on.

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73–A Haute Man is Good to Find

First, OUR WINNERS! The September donors who will receive sock yarn from CheekyRedHead or a CraftLit charm from Jen Minnis Designs are: Beverly of CT‘s name was drawn to receive Sock Yarn! (YAY! General rowdiness!) and Lauren of CA‘s name was drawn to receive the CraftLit charm! (Huzzah! Much rejoicing!) We’ll...

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72–Just Weave-It!

I score a Weavette (Weave-It…Weavit?); CheekyRedHead makes some LOVELY sock yarn for you (if you donate in the month of September);Jen has charms for the September Donation Drawing as well. This episode–Isolde floats (like small rocks or bits of wood) or doesn’t burn like…not-a-witch…, Tristan finds a Fairy Dog, and then...

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71–Sick, Sick, Sick…

Some…um…interesting crochet (thank you to Dawn for sending the link); welcome to our new sponsor, Knitting Out Loud; a new LYS opens here; what’s up with the Weavettes?!; a little info on the insular Celtic languages (thank you Cheeky!); and if you have Nyquil, please send it. And, of course, don’t...

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70–With a Little Help From My Friends

I learn more from the best source–that would be YOU. So here are the cool links–the mag that likes us, the improvement on creating knitting graph paper, Tristan’s Leap, and an artist’s rendition of the same, Glastonbury, it’s Abbey and history, and some of the Arthurian accouterments, and I forgot to...

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69–A Diller, A Dollar…

Today we learn a bit from our very own Medieval Scholar, Kate, take a look at the Tristan Stone, draw as though we know what we’re doing, check out a sock calculator and learn the dimensions to create knitting graph paper on Excel (that would be column width 0.1″ and row...

68–Okay, So…What’s a Morholt?

68–Okay, So…What’s a Morholt?

Fun music for you (lyrics too!), a crafty article for you that you simply won’t believe! (Thank you to Winglake.) The next two Tristan stories (we’re getting to the lovey-dovey stuff…don’t worry!) for today, “The Morholt” and “The Quest for the Lady with the Hair of Gold”. And, a new T-Shirt?...

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67–We Begin at the Beginning

Libsyn, my host site, has been down all day. AS SOON as I can upload the file, iTunes will have it. Until then, all I can do is offer you the GCast player in the upper right corner of this web page. Apologies all around. My Lords, if you would hear...