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Knitter on tour, part 4

I. Was. Right. Unfortunately, what I was right about was navigation mishaps coming in threes. I was just in for a double set of them on this LYS Tour. I would’ve thought that everything from hitting three leaves of a 4-leaf clover offramp to a parade to a GPS bent on revenge would have been […]

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Knitter on tour, part 3 (and part 2)

The continuing adventures of Saturday’s yarn tour…part 1 is here Knot Just Yarn, Burlington WA This was my most anticipated stop of the tour. Last year when I visited, the owner Becky and I got to talking. I mentioned I was a designer, and she was interested because she likes supporting local designers. And when […]

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Knitter on tour, part 3 (part 1!)

(Saturday was a really long day, involving visits to 10 LYSs. So, to avoid this post reaching novella status, I’ll be posting it in 2 parts – here’s the first half of Saturday). Either I was wrong about traffic/navigation mishaps coming in threes (and instead, they come in fives), or two of mine from yesterday […]

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Knitter on tour, part 2

If bad things happen in threes, I should be done with navigation difficulties for this LYS Tour. On the surface, my plans for today weren’t all that ambitious – just 8 LYSs, 6 of them in Seattle. The hard part was that with Steve back at work, I also had to handle school drop off […]

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Knitter on tour

The 2013 Northwest LYS Tour, that is. (Formerly the Puget Sound LYS Tour; apparently they’ve decided it needed a new name since 2 of the LYSs this year are almost in Canada, nowhere near the Sound!) I love LYS tours. I love them so much that last year, I did 2 of them…on the same […]

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