Monthly Archives: October 2007

NEW The Secrets of Yarn (c) Project Guide available as download!

The project guide has been selling like hot cakes! I will continue making small print batches at my local printshop to fill orders, however I have just discovered Lulu.com! A way to self publish, and to bring to you dear … Continue reading

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www.thesecretsofyarn.com face lift

Plastic surgery seems to be all the rage, and so I gave my website a little facelift, added some botox, and juiced things up by giving it a day at the spa! I fixed the broken links! I so did … Continue reading

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Fun Hat and Scarf Set

HPIM2208 Originally uploaded by CMHS yarn & designs (laurie wheeler). My son got a little jealous with me making so much for his sis, so I had to make him a hat and scarf set to match his favorite jacket…here’s … Continue reading

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Tunisian Crochet Free Form Pouch

Tunisian Crochet Free Form Pouch Originally uploaded by CMHS yarn & designs (laurie wheeler). This pouch is being featured in this months Free Form Crochet Club’s Newsletter! I just love how the yarn played as I moved directions. I really … Continue reading

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Quickie In a Pinch Headband

Quickie In a Pinch Headband Originally uploaded by CMHS yarn & designs (laurie wheeler). Remember that Tapestry headband I was talking about? Well about two weeks ago when I went to my 20th HS reunion I needed something to keep … Continue reading

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Wildly Tunisian

Wildlytunsian2 Originally uploaded by CMHS yarn & designs (laurie wheeler). As you know my latest obsession (crochet-wise) is with the Tunisian Simple Stitch. Darla Fanton opened a whole new world up for me in her Tunisian Entreloc class, though I … Continue reading

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Best in Show!

Demeter4 Originally uploaded by Bec Thomas Photography. WOW! This photo was awarded Best in Show at the Stanwood, WA ¬†AAUW show. Pretty impressive really, since according to a reliable source, the judge honestly does not prefer photography as an art … Continue reading

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