Curious Creek Yarn owner, Kristine was on Getting Loopy, Monday night with Mary Beth Temple...
I so enjoyed listening (via telephone, because of my damned dial up situation!) that I had to call in and award her a HOOKALICIOUS award!
1) Because she learned crochet and loves it for awesome reasons!
2) Because she gave honest and great information about "handpainting" yarn.
As you may or may not know, I'm a handspinner and dyer, and I have often gotten annoyed when people try to claim that handspainting isn't dyeing. Yes, it is. It's just a matter of definition and techique, and when Christine said the MAGIC words of "It also makes it sound prettier"...I wanted to hug her ;)
So check out her site here! http://www.curiouscreek.com/
AND DON'T FORGET TO TUNE IN TO GETTING LOOPY! MONDAY NIGHT, MARCH 16th at 9pm Eastern/6pm Pacific! FOR THE FLAMIES! 2009 Crochet Awards!
ABOUT THE CLF
- Fearless Leader of the CLF
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- I started the CLF as a joke on Ravelry, back in July of 2007. The joke was on me, we're a real group, that seeks to liberate ourselves from stereo types about our craft and ourselves. Other than being called "Fearless Leader", I'm a designer, mother, editor, wife, hand spinner, yarn addict, incessant reader, and over all geek in the coolest of geeky ways.
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- End of March....
- The Flamies: Part DUH
- Picot Freeing Jacket!
- Yarn Companies: RENT A CLUE
- CLF Helping Out with Saving Camano Island Library!...
- Fearless Leader Dork Alert...
- Shamrock Earrings are KITSCHALICIOUS!
- More March Madness! By Gosh and Begora!
- The Flamies
- TODAY IS THE DAY!
- Fabulous...that is the word for the day...
- FOUR DAYS! Ah...Ah...Ah...
- FIVE DAYS!!!
- Hookalicious Yarn!
- Grammar Police Where Are You?
- Another Hookalicious Award!
- Politics may interupt CLF activities! EEP!
- What are you doing for National Crochet Month?
- The FLAMIES! March 16th!
- March: In like a Lion out Like a Lamb...
- Last Day to Vote, and more March Madness
- Name Corrections :)
- Day 1 of National Crochet Month
- Happy National Crochet Month!
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CLF Salutes the following Sites
- Crochet Guild of America!
- CLF Sponser! The Secrets of Yarn Project
- Crochet with Dee
- Really REALLY cool crochet Stitch Diva
- Vashti Braha's Blog...neat information for crochet!
- Carol Ventura's Tapestry Crochet
- Prudence Mapstone's WONDERFUL free form crochet and that other yarn craft too
- Stunning wearable art by Myra Wood
- Beautiful Offerings by Bonnie Pierce
- Designer Karen Whooley's Site
- Awarded the Set My Picot Free Badge of Honor...Monster Crochet