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Alpaca and Driftwood Wall Hanging

Alpaca and Driftwood Wall Hanging

For me, I spend most fall and winter seasons in full on knitting mode. I am constantly looking for new projects to work on, often using alpaca yarn from my parents alpacas in upstate New York. But come spring time, I always seem to shift  my focus to woven wall hangings. Woven wall hangings can take a(…)

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Beacon, NY

Beacon, NY

We spent a weekend afternoon wandering around Beacon. It has been slowly transforming into a great little town with lots of specialty boutiques, restaurants and cafes. Definitely worth stopping by if you’re in the area. Lately, my knitting has been traveling with me on every road trip. My parents have alpacas and also sell a lot(…)

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Brimfield Antique Fair

Brimfield Antique Fair

The Brimfield Antique Fair is one of my favorite things to go to in the summer time. I love the fields and fields of vintage clothing, furniture and knick knacks. Here’s a few photos from when I was there (and a few more from my visit last year). Back of a school bus, anyone? This(…)

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Alicante, Spain

Alicante, Spain

I spent a day in coastal Alicante while I was visiting Spain. There are several companies based in Alicante who also have factories there. Pikolinos, Panama Jack and Zara (Inditex Group) are a few. I went with the intention of visiting their factory outlets in hopes of finding a few useful reference shoes for our upcoming design(…)

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