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Jeans, step one


Posted on February 19, 2024
Tags: madeof:atoms, craft:sewing, FreeSoftWear
CW for body size change mentions

A woman wearing a pair of tight jeans.

Just like the corset, I also needed a new pair of jeans.

Back when my body size changed drastically of course my jeans no longer fit. While I was waiting for my size to stabilize I kept wearing them with a somewhat tight belt, but it was ugly and somewhat uncomfortable.

When I had stopped changing a lot I tried to buy new ones in the same model, and found out that I was too thin for the menswear jeans of that shop. I could have gone back to wearing womens jeans, but I didnt want to have to deal with the crappy fabric and short pockets, so I basically spent a few years wearing mostly skirts, and oversized jeans when I really needed trousers.

Meanwhile, I had drafted a jeans pattern for my SO, which we had planned to make in technical fabric, but ended up being made in a cotton-wool mystery mix for winter and in linen-cotton for summer, and the technical fabric version was no longer needed (yay for natural fibres!)

It was clear what the solution to my jeans problems would have been, I just had to stop getting distracted by other projects and draft a new pattern using a womanswear block instead of a menswear one.

Which, in January 2024 I finally did, and I believe it took a bit less time than the previous one, even if it had all of the same fiddly pieces.

I already had a cut of the same cotton-linen I had used for my SO, except in black, and used it to make the pair this post is about.

The parametric pattern is of course online, as #FreeSoftWear, at the usual place. This time it was faster, since I didnt have to write step-by-step instructions, as they are exactly the same as the other pattern.

Same as above, from the back, with the crotch seam pulling a bit. A faint decoration can be seen on the pockets, with the line art version of the logo seen on this blog.

Making also went smoothly, and the result was fitting. Very fitting. A big too fitting, and the standard bum adjustment of the back was just enough for what apparently still qualifies as a big bum, so I adjusted the pattern to be able to add a custom amount of ease in a few places.

But at least I had a pair of jeans-shaped trousers that fit!

Except, at 200 g/m簡 I cant say that fabric is the proper weight for a pair of trousers, and I may have looked around online1 for some denim, and, well, its 2024, so my no-fabric-buy 2023 has not been broken, right?

Let us just say that there may be other jeans-related posts in the near future.


  1. I had already asked years ago for denim at my local fabric shops, but they dont have the proper, sturdy, type I was looking for.

https://blog.trueelena.org/blog/2024/02/19-jeans_step_one/index.html

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Since this month, we have the piracy museum/collection in-house. Around 2000 illegal disks and cassette tapes with movies, software, and music. The stories behind brands like Twilight, Crazy Bytes, WinWarez, Braun MTV Charts, and Moviebox are now shared in the music, as well as the hunt from the copyright authority to stop this. It's a piece of culture and fits right in the museum! #HomeComputerMuseum #retro #museum

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I haven't finished my Augusta stays yet.

The Cassandra Stays pattern has been released.

https://thedreamstress.com/2024/02/meet-the-cassandra-stays/

what is going to happen?

#sewing #HistoricalSewing

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Non ho ancora finito le mie Augusta stays

uscito il cartamodello delle Cassandra stays

https://thedreamstress.com/2024/02/meet-the-cassandra-stays/

che cosa succeder adesso?

#cucito #cucitoStorico

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omg I havent done the Augustas yet and theres MORE



TFW it's the last day of carnival, and as you get dressed with your perfectly normal dress to go outside for mundane reasons you worry that people may ask you what you're dressed as

(which is not a big problem, as long as they don't decide that I'm dressed as something and so I'm fair game for being covered in nasty plastic foam from a can)

#sewingPeopleProblems

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TFW 癡 il sabato grasso, ti stai vestendo con il tuo vestito perfettamente normale per andare a fare commissioni e ti preoccupi che qualcuno possa chiederti da cosa sei vestita

(che non 癡 un grosso problema, a meno che non decidano che siccome sono in costume mi si pu簷 ricoprire di orrende schiume da bomboletta)

#ProblemiDiChiCuce

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@barfly ecco, stavo vagamente sperando che le avessero finalmente vietate, e invece vedo che ancora esistono

MALEDETTE!

e comunque notare che c'癡 scritto: non usare su persone, animali, vestiti

@barfly

Il miglior uso che si possa fare di quelle bombolette 癡 spadinare un SUV parcheggiato sotto il sole di agosto e lasciarle sul cruscotto.
Dopo averle verniciate di nero (cos穫 danno pure la colpa ai fasci).

Le odio anch'io eh. Ma non ho potuto dire di no a mio figlio... Era cos穫 felice di poterla usare oggi che stanotte ci ha dormito insieme. La paternit mi ha trasformato in un ecomostro.

@barfly ma i bei coriandoli di una volta, quelli che ti si infilavano per ogni dove nei vestiti e te li trovavi per una settimana nelle mutande, ma almeno non facevano danni? :D

(purch矇 vengano fatti di carta riciclata facile da biodegradare e con colori non tossici per l'ambiente)

il problema sta tutto nel "vestito perfettamente normale", concetto estremamente soggettivo ;)

[A me l'hanno chiesto gioved穫 pomeriggio, perch矇 avevo fatto il madornale errore di far i complimenti a una bimbetta vestita da coccinella, e serenamente ho risposto che ero vestita da segretaria degli Anni Cinquanta]

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@uriel questo non saprei dirlo, ma le foto che hai postato sono piuttosto rapprentative del mio modo di vestire (soprattutto se so di non dover lavorare nei depositi. E, comunque, ai tacchi non rinuncio MAI, nemmeno in quell'evenienza). @valhalla

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@uriel per quella non ho il physique du r繫le.

P.S. L'ultima camicetta 癡 un po' troppo scollacciata per poter essere Anni Cinquanta (quantomeno da indossare fuori casa. A meno di non essere una professionista da postribolo).

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@uriel mai detto che le nostre nonne fossero "fighe di legno", ho solo detto che una camicetta DA GIORNO come quella indossata dalla von Teese non era da Anni Cinquanta, mentre lo erano senza dubbio le creazioni DA SERA e DA GALA (o di scena, ma gli abiti di scena sono un discorso a s矇) delle sorelle Fontana indossate dalla Loren. @valhalla

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@Uriel Fanelli @LaVi 儭 pi羅 che altro il burlesque tende ad essere una versione eroticizzata degli anni 50, che non necessariamente coincide con lo stile con chi indossa abbigliamento vintage nella vita di tutti i giorni
travestiti da Jason, con una bella Shtill 儭
Years and years ago I was as myself, in my normal everyday clothes, minding my own business, on a railway station and one stranger came and asked me what anime character I was dressed as.


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Content warning: sogno, canzone che rimane in testa

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Content warning: sogno, canzone che rimane in testa

Fabio  
 — (Italy)

@Elena ``of Valhalla'' "LAA LA LAAA LALALA'.... ODINO! LAA LA LAAA LALALA' VALHALLA!"

...mo' chi me lo toglie dalla testa?

(corretto per una maggiore aderenza al materiale originale... gh.)

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@Fabio non so, puoi provare bevendo un crodino :D

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And with the jeans almost繒 done, I've cut a vest out of the leftovers, using a block簡 from a victorian manual (that I want to check for fit), but to be made with no regard for historical accuracy.

I've also cut three (3) small pockets, to test their positions and size, but I'm not going to do welt pockets on jeans, I'm also going for a simpler method for those.

繒 one pair fully done and worn yesterday for the whole day with success, the other pair is still missing some handsewing and the belt loops
https://sewing-patterns.trueelena.org/historical_womenswear/drafting_methods/cutters/index.html#vest

#sewing

@Kermode velcro. is. evil.

I don't think that there is really a way to make sewing it non-painful (but maybe somebody else knows one?)

I bought 2 pairs of these, b/c they have 6 pockets in all. I like carry a lot of things in the bush, b/c I don't want to walk 10-15 minutes back to the truck, if I forget something.
But they had no fasteners. So I took some self-adhesive velcro.
Not good enough.
So I put also some Krazy Glue, which seemed to work and ordered two more pairs (they were also cheap!).
But the crazy glue also failed, but now I am committed. So out came the fishing line and the curved needle :-(
If Elena doesn't know a good way, then no one knows!
:-)
I will soldier on and get the result I want in the end anyhow!
dark cargo pants. 4 flap pockets and two normal style men's pockets per pair of pants.
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To celebrate Conversations being back on the Play Store and to deny Google their 15% cut I made the app free for the next ~48 hours.

If you are new here: Check out #XMPP. It's federated, provider and vendor independent instant messaging. Its great!

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=eu.siacs.conversations

Or get it from #fdroid - That version even has address book integration and public channel discovery!

Or get it from #fdroid - That version even has address book integration and public channel discovery!



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I just got an amber alert with a bit.ly link that redirected to twitter and I would just really love it for governments to not base public information systems on the flimsiest chain of adversarial platforms imaginable

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I think people who write concise posts they want to go viral never actually want replies.

So why not create a social media that doesn't have a reply feature, just people posting and sharing is they want to?

It could be a platform full of viral-wannabe bores, all lumped together.

Me, I want replies.

Unless they go on too long and I can't be bothered to read them.

@diegor But usually blog posts have a reply section.
@Lydia Conwell :mastodon: @Diego Roversi lately a lot of the blog I'm reading are using static site generators and skipping the comment section (and a few other ones are in the same situation, but using a fediverse thread as their comment section)


After years of sewing together this morning my sewing machine told me her name!

It happened while she was going through too-many-to-count layers of denim while hemming over a flat felled seam.

I supposed I should respect her privacy and avoid telling which name it is to everybody on the internet.

#sewing #sewingPeopleThings

sei sicura che fosse il suo nome e un neanche troppo velato insulto?

@Vi no, no, era un nome, non funziona come insulto

di solito quando mi vuole insultare si rompono gli aghi, e questa volta non 癡 successo (per ora, non ho ancora finito i jeans :D )

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A bit of a #sewing update.

Last weekend I was sewing the Augusta Stays, but I knew that while watching fosdem videos I could get to a point where I needed to do a fit test, which is not really compatible with fosdem, so I got ready for it by cutting a new top for myself in cotton voile, like the one at https://sewing-patterns.trueelena.org/contemporary_unisex/tops/low_waste_elastic_neck_top/index.html but with a bit more fullness and an attempt to give a ruffle look to the neckline and cuffs.

I started sewing on Sunday afternoon, and during the week it has progressed nicely, I've now reached the approximately 10 km seams around the neck (then there will be 5 km of seams around the cuffs, and it's done, I have already hemmed the bottom.

However, this meant that I procrastinated starting the binding on the stays. I hope that next week I'll find the courage to do them.

On the machine-sewing side, instead, I've been working on the jeans, but there were a couple of days when they just weren't working, so I stopped and did something else, and they are still stuck with the front and back assembled, and they need to be sewn together, and then finished with the waistband and hems. Next week, too.

OTOH, on the living room table there is now the last bit of elastic denim leftover with a pattern for a vest on top: it's a block from a victorian book, but I'm going to make it very simple, as a sort of wearable mockup for the pattern block.
https://sewing-patterns.trueelena.org/historical_womenswear/drafting_methods/cutters/index.html#vest
I'm not going to actually cut it until I've finished the jeans, so that I'm 100% sure I don't need any more pieces for them, because the vest will use most of the usable leftovers.

Oh, and the distractions when stuff wasn't working involved reading the Workwoman's Guide and taking notes for more handsewing stuff for the near future. A hint on what may be had by looking at my openclipart account :) https://openclipart.org/artist/valhalla

Basically, I didn't do what I had planned to do, but it still wasn't that bad of a week.


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You learned how much a shirt cost in the the middle ages! And how much a linen tunic cost in the Roman Empire. This week, find out how much a garment cost in the Late Bronze Age https://www.bookandsword.com/2024/02/10/how-much-did-a-garment-cost-in-the-bronze-age/ #histodons #egyptology #amarnaAge #materialCulture #cuneitoot


a colour photo of the stone remains of the temple of Dendur in a glass-roofed space at the Metropolitan museum of art. The temple consists of a stone gateway, the stone foundation of the front wall, and a one-chamber sanctuary with a two-column porchEgypt gave the US a temple from the reign of Augustus and it is glorious https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/547802 There is now a video about the Temple of Dendur (have not seen it) https://smarthistory.org/temple-of-dendur/

I have posted about the cost of a shirt in fifteenth-century England, and the price of a tunic in the time of emperor Constantine. That is not the earliest date which we can explore! Writing on scraps of stone from Egypt and clay tablets from Ugarit tell us how much a garment cost in the Late Bronze Age around 1500 to 1100 BCE.

Many short everyday documents survive from the village of Deir el Medina. The village was built to house workers for the Valley of the Kings, then abandoned in the Late Period when it became clear that burying all the kings along the same wadi would not keep them safe. The villagers had access to scribes who managed the Kings work, but they also lived in the Red Land of the desert where texts painted or scratched on potsherds and limestone fragments did not wash clean or sink into the mud when the Nile flooded. And so we know all kinds of things about these ordinary Egyptians which we dont know about farmers and carpenters who lived in the Black Land along the Nile and in its Delta.

At Deir el Medina, a simple garment of rough linen cost about 5 deben (a weight, usually of copper). Janssen suggested that the families which built tombs in the Valley of the Kings were paid 12 to 15 deben per month in goods and services, including grain worth 9 deben. It is pretty typical of the world before the 20th century that 60-75% of most peoples incomes was spent on food and drink. The workers were probably a bit wealthier than the average person in an agrarian society (and certainly in New Kingdom Egypt). Their houses were built on plots about 5 15 metres which would be very familiar to medieval townsfolk or villagers. If we assume that a month has 20 working days, then paying 5 deben out of a months income of 12 to 15 deben was 6.66 to 8.33 days income for that garment of rough linen.

two offwhite linen tunics, one inside out, and an open chest of clothingTwo linen tunics and some loincloths from the New Kingdom in the Museo Egizio, Turin https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Tunica_leggera_4KA3530-HDR.tif

We have more prices from the Bronze Age city of Ugarit in Syria. The people of Ugarit wrote a unique alphabetic cuneiform script. Their city was destroyed in the disorders at the end of the Bronze Age, so many everyday documents were baked in burning houses and buried in mud-brick rubble. In these documents, a garment which is probably a tunic (ktn, probably the same root as Greek chiton and possibly English cotton) cost 1.5 to 2.5 shekels. Interpreting these prices is hard because we dont have evidence for wages and incomes. In 1975 it was not even clear whether a shekel at Ugarit was 1/50 or 1/60 of a pound! The traditional standard in Babylonia was 1 shekel of silver to feed, fuel, and clothe a family for a month but that may have been optimistic. These garments were probably woollen, whereas the medieval shirt, Late Roman linen tunic, and New Kingdom Egyptian garment were all linen. But the prices from Ugarit are the first which I have seen where the price of a basic garment might be one or two months income for a family.

I am not sure where to find prices for garments from Old Babylonia or Old Assyria, but it might be possible to work out prices for garments in those cultures. That period around 1800-1500 BCE is probably as early as we could estimate prices from contemporary documents.

I wrote this post from the fragments of old notes so I cant give exact page numbers. Projects like Jansens are unfashionable because there are so many unknowns and so many factors that can affect quality. Readers of Terry Pratchett novels or shoppers at retailers in Canada know that not all boots or cotton slacks last equally long and work equally well. In the 20th century, it was more fashionable to construct price series for basic commodities such as a bushel of wheat or the wage of a country thatcher. But I still think that prices for clothing in historical documents give a feel for the past, and are more reliable than guessing how long hobbyists today would need to make the same garment. When you have a spindle put in your hand before you can walk, or spinning and weaving is the only way you can feed your children, you get good! Today the old tailors of Naples tell anyone who listens that by the time someone has graduated from university they are too old to learn the art of tailoring.

Further Reading


Jac J. Janssen, Commodity Prices From the Ramesside Period. E.J. Brill: Leiden, Netherlands, 1975.

Robert R. Stieglitz, Commodity Prices at Ugarit, Journal of the American Oriental Society, Vol. 99, No. 1 (1979), pp. 15-23 especially page 19

Colin Clark and Margaret Haswell, The Economics of Subsistence Agriculture (1970)

(scheduled ?)

https://www.bookandsword.com/2024/02/10/how-much-did-a-garment-cost-in-the-bronze-age/

#ancient #ancientEgypt #economicHistory #historicalClothing #LateBronzeAge #tunicCosts

a colour photo of the stone remains of the temple of Dendur in a glass-roofed space at the Metropolitan museum of art. The temple consists of a stone gateway, the stone foundation of the front wall, and a one-chamber sanctuary with a two-column porch

and the Vimes allusion made me smile

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One interesting feature of RSS that people don't talk about is accessibility.
If your site has RSS, people can view and interact with your site via an RSS reader, which may include accessibility features that your site does not.
For instance, maybe the RSS reader has a dark mode that your website lacks.

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I've just realized it is indeed the passengers' fault if the trains are late.

You see, a few days ago @Diego Roversi forgot his book home, and the train was quite late. Evidently the train is late when at least one of the passengers does so.

So, if every passenger took care to bring their own book to read while on the train, the trains wouldn't be late anymore!

#badLogicIsFunnierThanGoodLogic

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Mi sono appena resa conto che 癡 effettivamente colpa dei passeggeri se i treni sono in ritardo.

Qualche giorno fa @Diego Roversi si 癡 dimenticato il libro a casa, e il treno era in discreto ritardo. Evidentemente il treno 癡 in ritardo quando almeno uno dei passeggeri lo fa.

Quindi, se tutti i passeggeri facessero attenzione e si portassero un libro da leggere quando sono sul treno, i treni non sarebbero pi羅 in ritardo!

#erroriDiLogicaMaSonPi羅DivertentiDellaLogica #tren簷

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semi-serious web proposal: any essential web service must support the Lynx web browser with equivalent functionality

edit: for those who don't know, Lynx is a text-only web browser with no Javascript support

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The #jeans saga continues.

Yesterday I started to cut the other denim I have bought, the one that is a bit heavier (385 g/m簡 instead of 355 g/m簡) but also has some elastane in it (everything else is cotton, that part was not negotiable), and I decided to cut pieces for two pair of jeans rather than just one, with the two waistband variants (straight, where I add elastic to the sides and back, and shaped).

And now I can work almost assembly-line style on them, and see how long it takes me to finish two pairs.

And then my jeans situation should be fine, and I shouldn't need to make jeans for myself for some time.

#sewing

@gemlog when I was in university and had roommates, I once came home to find my kitchen inexplicably cleaner than usual.

Then one of my roommates incredulously told me that the other roommate's mother had come by and did our dishes.

oh, and when I said assembly-line, this is the kind of things I meant

four jeans back pockets and two coin pockets whose top seams have been sewn in a continuous seam, to avoid having to cut the thread, and are now all connected together in a loop

(I took pictures last week, but only downloaded the pictures from the camera today O:-) )

E quando dicevo catena di montaggio, intendevo questo:

quattro tasche posteriori e due taschini dei jeans in cui le cuciture del lato in alto sono state fatte in modo continuo, per non dover tagliare il filo, per cui sono rimasti attaccati assieme in un anello

(settimana scorsa avevo scattato la foto, ma l'ho scaricata dalla macchina fotografica solo oggi O:-) )

I have found that Sync Thing is very handy for syncing directories like DCIM and music with my pc.
@Kermode was this meant to be a reply to this thread? or is it missing somewhere else?

> (I took pictures last week, but only downloaded the pictures from the camera today O:-) )

With syncthing, data goes both ways all the time, so it's a chore you don't really have to think about in detail - or forget things for a week. That's all.

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@Kermode oh, now I understood!

my camera is a camera, it doesn't connect to the internet (or to the local network), it doesn't support apps: the only way to download pictures from it is to take out the SD card and read it on a computer (or possibly connect the camera to the pc with a cable, but I don't think I've ever done it).

which is why I didn't see the connection with syncthing :)

I've added a foto. It syncs internal storage and also the SD card - whatever you like.
Mine also syncs voice memos, which were formerly useless to me, because I'd forget them. I have an inotify on my pc that sees the new vox message and emails it to me ;-)
Also, new music and so on flows the other way to the cell phone.
Maybe it will help you.

@Kermode (and since I'm running magic lantern on the camera I've just checked, but I don't think that it has a module to add syncthing support, even if I had a camera with wifi hardware)

(I could play arkanoid on it, however :D )

Oh - I missed the bit where it's a real camera - sorry!
Cellphone == Camera to me for a long time now.
Oh well.

@Kermode yeah, my smartphone is a pinephone, it's camera situation is, let's say, suboptimal :D

OTOH, it can run git annex (which is what I use on the pc and elsewhere to sync pictures and other files)

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Yes. And the poor guy worked so hard on it too. I was gifted with a pinephone by a fellow fedizen over a year ago and I faithfully tried version after version and reinstalled often trying to make it into a daily driver, but... :-(
The camera never caught up like everything else did. Shame.
Now the cable connector is so flakey that it needs replacing and I can't get it to charge reliably.

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I really don't get why people spend literal thousands on a single item of clothing (sometimes it's even made of polyester). I mean I get that it's a status symbol but how about instead of spending 瞿000s on something off the shelf you pay less than that to get the exact same thing custom made by a local sewist. It would be cheaper, fit you better and you know the conditions it was made in. Also custom made is a status symbol too.

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I suspect you're not looking for an answer, however, since I don't know any local dressmakers, but I run into stuff being advertised to me, I suspect one is easier than the other.
@kibrika ok but counterpoint. If you have a couple grand to spend on Balenciaga then you have the money to go to a city like New York or Paris and get something made.
A screenshot of Balenciaga bags from their website. Each bag cost thousands and looks like something that you would never actually use


One silver lining of remoting #fosdem is that it's much easier to deal with an unwieldy productive fidget device (such as, I don't know, sewing a pair of stays that already has bones in it) when changing rooms only involves an mpv command instead of running between buildings in the rain, wind, snow, sun (all at the same time) :D
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una cosa che consola del fatto che si sta partecipando a fosdem da remoto 癡 che 癡 molto pi羅 facile gestire un coso fidgettoso per concentrarsi produttivo scomodo da gestire (chess簷, a puro esempio cucire un corsetto del 1700 in cui sono gi state infilate le stecche) quando cambiare stanza vuol dire un comando di mpv anzich矇 correre tra gli edifici sotto la pioggia, vento, neve, sole (tutti assieme) :D

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Saw a meme and decided it needed a 4x4 taking it to the furthest extreme

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Looks to me like Murphy understands the other ones pretty damn well...
ok, ok, but in the spirit of the original law, shouldn't murphy's razor be "anything that can be complicated, will be complicated"?


@Diego Roversi has just said that he prefers my diet-mode festive bread (a baguette dough with no fats) with raisins and candied citrus peels to the panettone with sugar glaze he was gifted at $DAY_JOB.

And I mean, it is good enough, but wow

#baking #bread

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@Diego Roversi also, I'm absolutely not singing Lucifer's Raisins on the tune of the obvious Candlemass song every time I steal one of the burnt raisins from the top of the bread.

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@Diego Roversi ah, e comunque non sto assolutamente canticchiando Lucifer's Raisins sull'ovvia canzone dei Candlemass tutte le volte che rubo un'uvetta bruciata da sopra il pane.

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btw, the reason why I'm making this is that tomorrow it's Saint Blaise's day, and there is a tradition in this area to eat panettone that has been kept over from Christmas on that day.

My bread has been made fresh (it wouldn't have kept for over a month), but the candied citruses are leftovers from the same bread I made at Christmas, so that counts, right?

(oh, and we didn't start eating the one for tomorrow, there was a bit of extra dough and I accidentally made another smaller loaf :D)

il motivo per cui sto facendo questa cosa 癡 che domani 癡 san Biagio, e da queste parti c'癡 una tradizione di mangiare quel giorno una parte del panettone di natale che 癡 stata messa da parte.

Il pane 癡 stato fatto fresco (non si sarebbe conservato per pi羅 di un mese), ma i canditi sono avanzi dallo stesso pane che ho fatto a Natale, quindi conta, giusto?

(ah, e non abbiamo aperto quello di domani, 癡 che c'era un po di impasto in pi羅 e mi 癡 capitato accidentalmente di farne uno aggiuntivo :D)

Se non ricordo male a san Biagio si fa la benedizione della gola.

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@Gustavino Bevilacqua UTC+01:00 confermo, con le due candele incrociate

in teoria una volta mi pare che benedissero anche i panettoni e/o dei pani

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@GustavinoBevilacqua esatto, noi cantanti lo invochiamo in caso di bisogno

@Kermode @Diego Roversi right, I was thinking Candlemass the band, not Candlemass the day, which I should have done, yesterday :D

the song is called Lucifer Rising, but with raisins it's funnier


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When you're announcing a new version of some software, please, pretty please, always include a sentence describing what it's for. No need to go into all the details, but even a few words would help.

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Luckily I just did so in my post two minutes earlier than yours: https://sigmoid.social/@osma/111861603610116561


Release 1.0.2 of the #Annif automated subject indexing tool is out. This is a maintenance/bugfix release that fixes some package dependency and Docker rebuild problems. Core Annif code and functionality is unchanged.

https://github.com/NatLibFi/Annif/releases/tag/v1.0.2


Lars Wirzenius reshared this.

If you have a webpage for your product, and the first thing anyone sees on the main page isn't a short description of what the thing is/does, that's wrong too. And if that's buried deep within some non-obvious "mystery meat" menu system, that's triply wrong.

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