Category Archives: Browncoats

Welcome to the Optimistic Crafter’s Club

by ocgforme Ni-howdy! So, you’ve just learned the knit stitch, or just learned to double crochet, and you’ve jumped into Nerd Wars with both feet? Welcome to the Optimistic Crafter’s Club. With a little extra creativity, you can make ANY … Continue reading

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Dissertaton Highlights: Team Browncoat

written by Teikku Ni howdy crew! The mid tourney is already here, wow! The time does fly. People are busy crafting or otherwise busy, so we don’t have too many half-way posts yet. I’m slightly early with this post because … Continue reading

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Once you’re crew…you’re always crew!

    written by Vallynmar Well howdy warriors and welcome to this here boat of ours. Some of you may know us by our reputation but for those of you who don’t were a friendly bunch of smug…uh working folk … Continue reading

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Ooh Shiny! Pattern Highlights

I thought I’d do our first pattern focus by looking at some Firefly-inspired patterns. There are some lovely, obvious ones. Let’s face it, everyone needs a Jayne Hat But it doesn’t have to be a hat! Anything with Jayne hat … Continue reading

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Welcome to T8!

Here’s how it is: Nerd Wars formed 7 tourneys ago, so a bunch of folk got together and formed a whole team of fans of the show Firefly. Some of us knit, some not so much. The Higher Ups, they … Continue reading

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Stuck in the middle?

It’s the end of Day 14 of Round 2, which means, Nerd Warriors, that we are halfway through Tournament 6! We’re in the middle- which is often when the plot gets sticky. The sweater begun with enthusiasm turns out to … Continue reading

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A few days’ leave

Whew! That was some first round, Browncoats! The official stats aren’t up yet, but here are some preliminary figures, courtesy of our own Captain Tightpants KnottyLa: Out of 35 members: 23 have submitted dissertations 31 submitted 1 project 26 submitted … Continue reading

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Pressurized?

It’s the last week of Round 1. You have less than a week to finish your projects. Are you feeling under pressure yet? Are you? Are you? Are you?!? Nah! The Browncoats have been busy! No procrastinatin’ here! Take a … Continue reading

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Fan-crafted Fridays: In stitches

“Jayne!  You keep a civil tongue in that mouth or I will sew it shut.” “What, like this?” “No.” “Like this?” “No, Jayne.  That’s cross stitch, not sewing.” “Like this then?” “Gorram it, Jayne-“ “Like this?” “Walk away from this table. … Continue reading

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Let’s make it something smaller

Spoiler alert: No beagles are enclosed in this post. We are recognizing the power of tiny things today chez Renoah: to wit, the power of tiny little microbes to lay a grown woman out flat. So while I cuddle up … Continue reading

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