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Up Coming Events~Handspinning

Hey don’t forget the Lulu Store folks!!   It’s that time of year again! Hand Spinning Demos abound!  The first of this season is at the Camano Island Libary, located in the Terry’s Corner compex on Camano Island, WA. Myself … Continue reading

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Crochet in the NY Times! Yay!

Congratulations to the crocheters in New York! The NY Times wrote a lovely article about the Hyperbolic Crochet Coral Reef Project! Read all about it HERE!! Arts / Art & Design Want to Save a Coral Reef? Bring Along Your … Continue reading

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A call to crocheters…

Folks, we’re in trouble and we need you, that’s right, we need you who hook with wild abandon to join Ravelry. Now you have to get on a waiting list because it’s still in the evolution process. It’s still being … Continue reading

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Lucky Winner!! December competition at a close.

Thank you to those who entered the competition for December! I so enjoyed each and every post. It was so hard to choose from all of the stories that I just ended up throwing your names in a hat! I … Continue reading

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Competition Page! December Challenge « The Secrets of Yarn

Competition Page! December Challenge « The Secrets of Yarn

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I entered the dragon’s lair and survived!

Ok, I bet you know this LYS (even if you live somewhere else), it is not just non-crochet friendly, the owner is a dragon and you need a permission slip from your dead great grandmother to buy yarn there, BUT … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving…

Well, I don’t know about you but I’ve already started cooking for tomorrow! I have the kids help me, each is in charge of a dish. Why?  Well, to prevent what happened to me the first time I had to … Continue reading

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