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Lucky Girl!

May 30, 2008

Back in April I went to The Loopy Ewe Spring Fling and I met some really amazing people! One of those people was Laura (Ravelry link). Laura went to the Lucy Neatby class a few weeks ago and picked up Lucy’s book for me (and had it signed because she loves me) – it came [...]

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May 9, 2008

I bought this a few weeks ago when it came into Charlotte Yarn – I had to have it. I thought about knitting a sweater out of the Elsbeth Lavold Viking Knits II collection, but I don’t know. Maybe the Eiffel from Knitty… I do have a sweaters worth… Thoughts? Cause this stuff is calling [...]

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Goodies for Ewe!

May 2, 2008

Oh, the Spring Fling would have been totally worth it even if I hadn’t gotten a goodie bag, but OMG the goodie bag ROCKED!!!! First there was a super awesome bag. When they said goodie bag, I thought it would be like a plastic shopping bag with stuff in it – uh NO! This thing [...]

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oh, you will like this…

April 26, 2008

Sorry that we are a day late with the YPF post, but I have a really good reason. Maybe. I got busy and didn’t have time to pre-write the entry which I do sometimes if I know that I am going to be gone. To make up for this, I will give you two yarns [...]

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Pink Paradise

April 18, 2008

When the wonderful JP was in town for a visit, he brought goodies! I can’t believe it has taken me this long to post about it! It is Shi Bui Knits sock yarn – 2 skeins in a yummy pink (1765 if you are wondering) It is luscious and I can’t wait to knit something [...]

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March 28, 2008

Today’s mail brought in a nice haul thanks to the lovely deknits (Ravelry link). Deknits and I are both going to The Loopy Ewe‘s Spring Fling in a few weeks and a group of us decided to get together for a swap in order to know someone there a little better! In my package: A [...]

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March 21, 2008

Recently, Cristi went on a trip to DC to visit Pam. She brought back some yummy yarn for me! Manos de Uruguay Silk Blend! 150 yards – this is a little lighter than worsted, more of a DK weight really. and BEAUTIFUL! 30/70 Silk/Wool! Colorway 300S (gotta love those descriptive colorways!) Thank you, Cristi!!

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Where Everyone’s a winner!

March 14, 2008

Well, everyone CAN be a winner. As part of the Hats for Alex project, Pam is doing a monthly prize drawing* and this month – I WON! mmmmmmmmmMalabrigo in colorway Melilla. Oh god, its perfect!!!! *to be eligible you have to have 3 hats made and sent to her in a month – and that [...]

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March 7, 2008

what the hell does THAT mean? Who CARES, its Wollmeise!! Sent to me by the Amazing Sheri of The Loopy Ewe as a prize from one of the Spring Fling contests over on Ravelry. There was a beautiful pattern and a Loopy Loves You Tape Measure in there too, but then I opened the wollmeise [...]

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Kauni anyone?

February 29, 2008

Lookie what came in for me???? I ordered 3 of the 150 g skeins (I really should have ordered another one, I think, but Cristi ordered an extra and I will bum from her if needed) Can anyone guess what is coming??? Can you say, cardigan??

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