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The Flax Cometh

Its soooo pretty! Thank goodness a phenomenal amount sprouted. The garden patch feels a lot less bare now. All the varieties are growing nicely. Marilyn Melina Calista Vesta    

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Getting Ready for the Summer

I am officially in two shows this year – the Twist Festival in St Andre-Avelline, QC in August and the Woodstock Fleece Festival in October. After a great small discussion with a friend yesterday, I have a glimpse of my … Continue reading

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Mowhawk Hat

Have been looking at funky wig hats lately… I hand dyed a bunch of thick mop cotton. Using 8mm needles, I made a bunch of hats testing out some sizes. Once I had the size right, I made this! When … Continue reading

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The Stitch Bandwagon

I too felt the need to learn the crocodile stitch and made an elf boot(ie)! I used 2 strands of Lanaknits Hempwol on 6mm needles. A third strand for the heel. I keep mulling over the colours I want to … Continue reading

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The Lovely Mia

Mia Torres, my wonderful model in Las Vegas recently celebrated her birthday! Here are a few more pics from our photo shoot in 2013. A new picture I can print for my booth Some fun ones And a neat little … Continue reading

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Looking to the Sky

My husband published in a conference recently in Providence RI. I took the chance to tag along. We drove there on Sunday and drove back home on Tuesday. On Monday I took a walk arround downtown searching for a bookstore … Continue reading

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This may be the biggest pufball we have ever found on the farm yet! Unfortunately its very spongy and wet inside. We picked this too late this year. Can’t wait to see what comes up at this site next year.

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