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Prior proper planning for Madrona

I haven’t been working on designing as much as I wanted to recently–first there was the cross-country move, then unpacking, then making our new house a home, and then preparing for Steve’s deployment. But now that we’re mostly settled and unpacked (what isn’t done is in the basement and not urgent) and Steve has left, […]

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Carrying on a family tradition

I recently became a 3rd-generation hooker. At least, I think I’m 3rd-generation. When I think of my mother’s mother and her creativity, I usually remember her cakes–she could decorate cakes better than anything I’ve ever seen in a store–and her ceramics. But I do remember yarn often being around the house; I’m just not sure […]

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When superheroes go bowling

It might be hard to tell from my recent posts…but I actually do something with the yarn I buy–and I’ve got 2 designs out to prove it! Remember REDACTED? Well, introducing No Capes! This design was inspired by my son, who firmly believes he is a real superhero. His aunt even got him a superhero […]

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