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The final ring and third download of the Garden Gate Shawl Pattern is up on Ravelry!  There are still two more downloads but this one completes the center of the shawl....
…….Through the Hailey Rhododendron Grove….. Last weekend we went on a walk through the Rhododendron Grove in Bowen Park.  Some trees were finished, some hadn’t started.  But enough were in...
I taught all day on Saturday – the Burka Leaf Cap.  The skills taught were all bead related, cast-on with beads, work with pre-strung beads and place beads with a...
Five hours later! Its painted and now is being gently steamed! Guess what I did yesterday – all of yesterday! I have decided that I need a bigger steaming pot...
There is a small grove, a circle of Japanese Cherry trees at the bottom of Departure Bay hill. There is a small commemorative stone in the center of the grove. The trees are in...
This mornings walk is one of those that will stand out in my memory for a long time. The elements of rain, sun and sea combined in a way to...
The Curly Lilies are blooming at Piper’s Lagoon, out on the point, under the bare branches and between the rocks. As we started our running around this morning the skies...
Sophie has a best friend. Her name is Stella. Stella is about nine months younger than Sophie and when they first met they were pretty much the same size –...
    Even unblocked and without her paint this mini-poncho is some seriously gorgeous lace.  Kudo’s to the original designer! The addition of the beads to the lace just enhances...
I am on the last day of a week off from the store. What does one do with a week of when one works at a yarn store?  Why one knits...