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I was a winner at Stitches West 2011!

Cool winners!, originally uploaded by XRX Flickr. I attended Stitches West 2011 in Santa Clara on Saturday, and boy did I have a wonderful time! There was so much to see and do! I still need to upload all of … Continue reading

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Beverly’s Birthday Bash and My Knitting Class

I teach a knitting class most every Saturday afternoon at Beverly’s Fabric & Crafts store (check out my link titled Knitting with Christine located just under “Follow Me” in the sidebar). But today will be a little different, because Beverly’s … Continue reading

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Meeting Lorna Miser

In a previous post I mentioned that I had registered to attend a book signing event with author Lorna Miser (founder of Lorna’s Laces). At the last minute it almost didn’t happen. Somehow I had gotten my dates confused, and thought … Continue reading

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Paying It Forward and 52 in 52

Being a member of Ravelry, I learned about a year long knit-along. So as part of my New Year’s resolution I decided to join the group “52 in 52 2011“. I’m up for the challenge! The hat I knit for my … Continue reading

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Angora Fluff n Stuff

Not long ago I ran across an article in a local Metro publication about a woman named Betty Chu who is an accomplished breeder of English Angora rabbits. She is respectively recognized nationally for her award winning rabbits. With all of that rabbit wool … Continue reading

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Author Event with Lorna Miser

  I’m so excited! I just registered to attend a book signing event with author Lorna Miser this afternoon. She is the founder of Lorna’s Laces Yarns, a designer, teacher and author. The event will be held on Sunday, January 16th at … Continue reading

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Hello World!

I’ve just signed up this evening to start blogging here on WordPress. I decided to take Knitgrrl Shannon Okey’s advice. In her book “The Knitgrrl Guide to Professional Knitwear Design” she recommends WordPress for it’s ease of use, flexibility and large … Continue reading

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