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Bec Thomas Photography on Lulu

As you know I enjoy shamelessly promoting myself and my friends… ¬†Especially my friend Bec Thomas the photographer, she also makes lovely yarns too! Anyway, Bec has got a calendar and a book up on lulu! Follow the links and … Continue reading

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Oh YAH! I forgot to mention…

That I changed my website to reflect the restructure in my business ūüėČ Still making yarn, patterns etc, most of which I am listing on etsy, but I also do orders if you want samples of a specific yarn and … Continue reading

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My limerick for Stitch Stirrers

There was a young woman from Camano Who worked the yarn that she made-oh When it was spun, between her finger and thumb with a hook she would sit and crochet OH! OR On a bench in a park, a … Continue reading

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Yarn and Redesign Complete

Yay! Did you know you can read out loud to kids and ply yarn at the same time? Neither did I, until tonight. LOL… I had already finished the yarn order, but needed to complete the yarn for my own … Continue reading

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It will be quiet on the blog this weekend…

I’m spinning. With it being sunny today I washed and dyed wool, as I’m running out of summer. I’m spinning and taking a break as we speak. I’ve got half of a yarn order complete, and the goal is tomorrow … Continue reading

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Up Coming Events~Handspinning

September 22¬† Floydd Norgaard Cultural Center, Stanwood WA. The “Harvest Jubilee” celebration in Snohomish County has asked me to get a group of spinners to demonstrate our handiwork. More details to come. Nov-Dec 2007¬† The Lights of Christmas¬† Warm Beach … Continue reading

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Spork Weight Yarn?

sporkweightyarnOriginally uploaded by CMHS yarn & designs (laurie wheeler). This was the winning entry for the MOST UNUSUAL yarn. This is a silly and fun competition we have the last day of our fair. Spinners collect odd items to make … Continue reading

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