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Kim
I am the Registration Supervisor for the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club, USA, but truly I am a fiber artist at heart.
Interests: knitting, spinning, weaving, german angoras and showing my cavalier king charles spaniels
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Weekending.... As slow as the work week goes, the weekend just flies by doesn't it? This weekend, I completely took one full day off....well, almost...there were a few vats of dyeing that happened, but no power dyeing. ;-) Last weekend... Continue reading
Posted 16 hours ago at The Woolen Rabbit
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Celebrate Spring with a Woolen Rabbit Sale! This weekend to celebrate Spring we are having a 15% off sale! March 18 at 8:00 am thru March 19 at 11:00 pm (est) After the long snowy winter it's time to celebrate... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Goodness the weekends go by fast don't they? I had a relaxing and productive weekend...and Ken, well he was productive but I'm pretty sure Saturday wasn't very relaxing for him as he continued to work on putting our torn up... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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It's a very rare that I post pictures of myself, let alone 2 in one week, but I have lost all of my models now that they are all out on their own....sheesh! Ashley and Hannah are pretty good about... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Yesterday it was such a gloomy, rainy day on my day off so I spent my time indoors reading, knitting and working on my soon to be new grand-daughter's quilt. It's been a few weeks since I have been able... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Introducing my newest yarn base....Downy! This yarn is a DK weight blend of merino, silk and yak and is incredibly soft, warm and cushiony. I am extra sensitive to wearing wool against my skin and I felt almost zero itch... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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One of the things I miss most during Winter is the ability to get out and walk. It's just too icy to walk on the sidewalks with sneakers, so this year I convinced Ken that we should give snowshoeing a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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It's been a while since I have worked with Anne Hanson on a project, so when Lisa of Indie Untangled asked us to work together on her yarn club project I was happy to reconnect with an old friend. Anne... Continue reading
Posted Feb 14, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Nothing makes my heart smile more as a knitter than to see my children enjoy the hand knits that I have created for them. Every knitter out there knows just how happy! There has been quite a bit of knitting... Continue reading
Posted Jan 25, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Weekends certainly go by so much faster than the work week don't they? Even though I stayed home, this weekend was a full one. There was a lot of cooking and baking happening. This Cranberry Orange Pecan bread was made... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Pure light is all colors. Therefore there is no hue. Only when singleness is scattered Does color appear. Deng Ming~Dao Wow...it's been a busy week here, but when Elizabeth sent me a copy of her newest ebook, "Hat Trick", I... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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IT'S A GIRL!! 4 years ago, I saw this quilt on "Cluck Cluck Sew" and fell in love with it! I loved the combination of colors...yellow, brown gray and PINK, so much so that I purchased the fabrics that she... Continue reading
Posted Jan 11, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Weekends go by so quickly don't they? This weekend I spent most of my time knitting, cooking and working out in the studio getting a yarn club mailing ready to be mailed out. I have joined with Anne Hanson for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 9, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Thunder and rain at night. Growth comes with a shock. Expression and duration Appear in the first moment. Deng Ming~Dao Things can not remain in stillness forever. Winter storms may destroy some things, but they also prepare the way for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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One of the ways I have been creating more time for myself has been by visiting social media sites, especially Facebook, much less. I love Social Media, especially Pinterest, Instagram and FB, but I find that not only do they... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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“Out of clutter find simplicity; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.” ~Albert Einstein My word for 2017 is "Harmony". When I started thinking about which word I would want to embrace for the upcoming year,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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This is the moment of embarking. All auspicious signs are in place. In the beginning, all things are hopeful. We prepare ourselves to start anew. Though we may be intent on the magnificent journey ahead, all things are contained in... Continue reading
Posted Jan 1, 2017 at The Woolen Rabbit
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I was fortunate to have a few days off, so I am spending a little time with you today. This year has been a whirlwind learning how to balance my work at the Vet Hospital with my work here at... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2016 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Last month Ken and I took a trip to the Cape and then spent some time with our friends, Dale and Carole . It was so nice to get out of the Valley for a few days. It truly is... Continue reading
Posted Dec 21, 2016 at The Woolen Rabbit
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One of the best parts of working in the business that I do, is working with amazingly talented designers. Designers who I respect, admire and love their designs. Alicia Plummer is one of these designers. We worked together in one... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2016 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Today's post was going to be about the fun Thanksgiving that we all shared, but I decided to leave that for another post as I was excited to receive a group of photos today and wanted to share them with... Continue reading
Posted Nov 27, 2016 at The Woolen Rabbit
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In celebration of the wonderful Holiday Season to come, we are doing a Small Business Saturday Sale 15% off your entire order and we are extending it through Sunday. (12 am Saturday through Sunday 11:30 EST) Free shipping on orders... Continue reading
Posted Nov 25, 2016 at The Woolen Rabbit
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Ken was away last week for a few days visiting his family in Pennsylvania and New York. It's always such a long stretch for me being home alone now that the kids are all grown and on their own, but... Continue reading
Posted Nov 15, 2016 at The Woolen Rabbit
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This is the end result of those pieces of rubber that I was playing with over the weekend and I am so happy with it! I wish I had added a stem to the pod at the top, but I... Continue reading
Posted Nov 8, 2016 at The Woolen Rabbit
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...and delicious wooden carving tools...oh my! A few years ago, I discovered the world of block printing and the ability to create your own fabric using different mediums such as rubber and linoleum. In my excitement, I ordered a few... Continue reading
Posted Nov 6, 2016 at The Woolen Rabbit