Monthly Archives: September 2009

Weekend Wine Tasting

Sun, wine, great food and good friends – no better way to spend the weekend! This last weekend, I visited the Walla Walla wine region of Washington. I know, every state proclaims to have a wine region. However, the experts … Continue reading

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Yarn Store Tour: Purlescence Yarns – Sunnyvale, CA

Purlescence Yarns www.purlescenceyarns.com 586 S. Murphy Ave., Sunnyvale, CA 94086 408-735-9276 info@purlescenceyarns.com Owners:  Sandi Luck, Nathania Apple, Kaye Luck, Kevin Schieberl, Tony Luck Three Words to Describe Store Atmosphere: Nurturing, Knowledgeable, Inclusive Most Unique Product in Store: Purl Up & … Continue reading

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Yarn and Cocktails

Living in Seattle, I’m lucky enough to be near Tricoter, a well known yarn store not only in Seattle, but across the US.  They are celebrating their 25 year anniversary!  In addition to 25% off all yarn this weekend they will … Continue reading

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Yarn Store Tour: Red Sock Yarns – Fish Creek, WI

Red Sock Yarns 9331 Spring Road; B-24, Fish Creek, Wisconsin 54212 920-868-5700 redsockyarns@gmail.com Owners:  Jenny Ribbens Three Words to Describe Store Atmosphere: Inspiring, relaxing and welcoming Most Unique Product in Store: We are the sole retailer for hand dyed yarns … Continue reading

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Oooh So Pretty

I don’t have children, but this dress designed by Oliver + S might make me want to have a little girl.  A boy would be great as well, but he would look silly in this dress! The Jump Rope Dress … Continue reading

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Cloth & Bobbin – Narberth, PA

Cloth & Bobbin www.clothandbobbin.com 235 Haverford Ave, Narberth, PA  19072 610.667.5366 sew@clothandbobbin.com Owner:  Johanna Hertz Three Words to Describe Store Atmosphere: Colorful, bright and friendly Most Unique Product in Store: Contemporary, bright fabric Top Quilting/Sewing Tip: Be sure to have … Continue reading

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Six Seven

No, I haven’t forgotten how to count. Six Seven is a bar and restaurant at the Edgewater Hotel in Seattle. For those folks heading out for our industry conference in March of 2010, this hotel is in contention for the … Continue reading

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