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Today I’m playing catch up! Thing 1 I’ve been meaning to tell you: There was an article about me in the Detroit News Homestyle section, “Fiber artist takes dyeing skills to whole new level,” this past Friday. You can read it online here. That link will stop working at some point, so I’ve archived it …

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An Homage to the Stubborn people

I admit it. I am stubborn. It has its pros and cons. I am determined and I persevere, no? (I’ll just ignore the cons for now. La la la la la…) So when Heather sent me the pattern for the newest kit, I had to chuckle at the title. Justin’s Stubborn Socks. Yes, Justin is …

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25% off everything today only!

Today only, everything in my store is 25% off with the coupon code MONDAY25OFF. The discount even applies to clearance items, and I’ve just moved a lot of stuff into the clearance section that would make great gifts. Two of the most popular gifts each year are my sock yarn club and fiber club. If …

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Jasmine’s Ethereal Socks

I’ve got the fourth kit in the Grounded series available now, Jasmine’s Ethereal Socks. They’re pretty! In case you missed one of the other kits, you can see them all here. There’s a lot of behind the scenes stuff going on here chez Happy Fuzzy Yarn (dyeing, planning, designing), but nothing else to announce quite …

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Subtle Majiks!

Are you enjoying the sock kits? I’ve got the third one in the series now, Jenn’s Subtle Majiks! You get the printed pattern in a protective sleeve and a skein of Corrie Sock in Purple Kale, the yarn used in the pattern. Instructions are given for women’s sizes S, M, and L. Mmm…kale… I think …

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Second Kit and Third Coast

Hey, remember I said I have kits now? I have the second one in the series now, Izzy’s Bouncin’ Blues! I’ll have both kits and a whole lot of yarn and fiber and patterns available this Friday and Saturday at the Third Coast Fiber Arts Festival on the Wayne State University campus in Detroit. If …

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Hey! I have kits now!

My friend Heather Ordover, author of What would Madame Defarge Knit? and What (else) would Madame Defarge Knit?, has written a young adult novel called Grounded. The leading character is a knitter, and knitting features prominently! Grounded is the first book in a series, and I want the next book now. (NOW!!) To go along …

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Cool stuff is afoot!

You know what’s cool? Cool is when you’re a dyer and someone wants to use your yarn for not one, not two, but for seven designs. So yeah, I’m pretty excited. You know Heather Ordover, of What Would Madame Defarge Knit? and CraftLit? Behold her latest project. It’s a young adult novel called Grounded, about …

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Psst! You wanna buy a sock pattern?

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Oh dear, that sounds like I’m selling sock patterns out of a trench coat in an alley somewhere. Well, I can’t think of a better title, and I’ve got a ton of stuff to do today before leaving tomorrow morning for the Fiber Event, so I have to make this quick. This pattern has been …

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Like I’m not already a picky enough eater

Back in January Donna left a comment regarding migraine and gluten intolerance.  I looked into it a bit but got kind of distracted so didn’t read that much about it.  Then last month someone else mentioned it to me.  Ok, time to really look into it. I found that celiac disease has 250-300 symptoms.  It’s …

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