Monthly Archives: August 2007

Times running out…Competition ends Aug. 30th! Win Yarn, A membership or a Project Guide

Oh com’on folks! Don’t be shy! Enter and you could win! Thanks to those of you brave souls who already have! ¬†Yes, yes I know I started this with a campaign to STOP THE UGLY and well I think this … Continue reading

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EtsyFAST Treasury Listing

One of the Etsy FAST (Fiber Arts Street Team) was lovely enough to include one of my yarns in an EtsyFAST Treasury! Check it out here: http://www.etsy.com/treasury_list.php?room_id=7416 All the yarns were chosen by sunriselodgestu (look this person up on etsy!) … Continue reading

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Panzer Kitty… Naughty and Irresistable

august21 040 Originally uploaded by CMHS yarn & designs (laurie wheeler). Ok I did not remove the red eye…but look at that face!!!!!!! He’s so cute. Yes, he’s naughty too…this is Panzer. He’s the over achiever kitty…and ring leader for … Continue reading

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The New and Improved Expandable Tote

I love my expandable totes! Who wouldn’t like a bag that is both expandable and fashionable! ¬†Certainly not to be used to hold the spare change however, this purse is just built for shopping in mind…Using my Spuntastik! Elastik! yarn … Continue reading

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Oh MY…Looks Knit, Great Fit Socks…Pattern A Day Calendar Typo

Well, um… I hadn’t noticed the typo, of course I hadn’t looked over this pattern because it was the more traditional of the two I had submitted. I just got a nice email from a lady asking if I was … Continue reading

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A word to knitters…

Hello TheyWhoFashionWithNeedles! Just so you know, I like you too. I love knitwear, and when my kids grow up and I can have an extra room to put more crap ahem… I mean craft stuff, I fully plan on being … Continue reading

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Two weeks old

Two weeks old Originally uploaded by CMHS yarn & designs (laurie wheeler). The deadline killers asleep… aren’t they cute? I’m expecting T R O U B L E to start any day now… they will be three weeks old this … Continue reading

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