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The 2015 Florida Fiber-In recap

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

So much fun, y'all! SO MUCH! My friend Rhea agreed to come with me again this year (I guess the cat under the hood and the dead battery didn't scare her off last year) and we got a good early start. We were there at the hotel and set up by about 4:30, after which we checked into the hotel and ran off to get an early dinner. When we got back from dinner we opened up the booth, and sat around for a couple of hours. It was dark in our corner - darker than the last couple of...

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The Florida Fiber-In 2015

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

Hey, Floridians (or those willing to travel)! Put this in your calendars for this next weekend -- The 12th Annual Florida Fiber-In (Guess who'll have a booth again this year?) September 18-20, 2015 Allure Resort International Drive (same place as last year) 8444 International Drive, Orlando FL 32819 Reservations: (407) 345-0505 Ravelry group; website; Facebook page; Yahoo group (the way it started and still the most active way to contact other members) In ceramics, I'll be bringing yarn bowls, yarn cups, and of course items from both the Marie and Grace collections. I'm also in the process of making some...

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The Florida Fiber-In 2014

Posted by A. Lorena Haldeman on

I was so busy the whole weekend I didn't have a lot of time to whip out my camera; I think this is the least number of photos I've ever taken at Fiber-In. Thursday night my living room looked like this: And when I went to pick up Rhea, after we got her bags in the car, the Rav looked like this: I should have paid closer attention when That Poor Man was putting it all in there, but I was busy trying to wind up the last of the handspun yarn that I'd set to dry overnight. This "not...

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The Florida Fiber-In 2014

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Hey, Floridians (or those willing to travel)! Put this in your calenders -- The 11th Annual Florida Fiber-In (Guess who'll have a booth again this year?) September 19-21, 2014 Allure Resort International Drive (same place as last year; hotel name change) 8444 International Drive, Orlando FL 32819, Reservations: (407) 345-0505 Regina Morgan: (407) 581-2070 Ravelry group; website; Facebook page; Yahoo group (the way it started and still the most active way to contact other members) In ceramics, I'll be bringing yarn bowls, yarn cups in new colors, and of course items from both the Marie and Grace collections. I'm also...

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GLAM 2013: Sunday, December 8th, 2013

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Got plans for Sunday, December 8th? Make some! Come to the GLAM Indie Craft Show from 11-4 PM at the Historic Mustang Hangar on Waldo Road near the Gainesville Airport. It's $3 admission (kids 10 and under free) and there will be beer, wine, and food for sale. Airplanes and helicopters regularly take off from here - it's a real working airport! - and last year the tables near the food had a great view of the runway. Here are a few highlights from last year - This is such a fun event, from both a vendors and a shoppers...

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