Mother Bear Project, Podcasters Challenge – Marigayle at Exchange Student in Fiberland needs your help with the Podcasters Challenge. One of the side projects is how many participants she can get to join the Mother Bear Project. Its a worthy charity and a cute pattern! Make sure to go to her Mother Bear KAL thread on Ravelry!

Getting Ready for the Fair!
Puyallup Fair – September 9-25 (Entry deadlines August 26-28)

My Entries (with Fair Entry Class):

Spinning – Wool – Novelty Yarn: Midnight Desire 100% Corriedale spun bulky and plied with silver thread, Fiber dyed by CJ Kopec Creations
Spinning – Wool – Singles (Heavy): Gypsy SW Merino dyed by CJ Kopec Creations.
Use of Handspun Yarn – Knitted Article: Midnight Desire Capelet, Perfect Hug Shawl (Pattern by Lynn DT Hershberger) knitted with my handspun from Midnight Desire by CJ Kopec Creations
Lace/Open Work – Crochet Clothing Accessory: Baby Talk ShawlSmall Talk Shawl (Pattern by Cheri McEwen) crocheted with Miss Babs Bamboo Baby fingering weight yarn


Movie Reviews:
Captain America
Transformers: Dark of the Moon

Trip Itinerary – Portland to Canada Loop:
Things to do between Portland and Seattle:
Ridgefield Wildlife Refuge
Tacoma Museum of Glass
Port Defiance Zoo and Aquarium

I made a separate page for the full trip itinerary:

Current Projects

Knitting: On the Side Scarf for the Red Scarf Project

Crochet: Ripple Socks

Wheel Spinning Project: SW Merino Dyed by Me in Blue and Green to match Rose Garden Fibers SW BFL in Blue and Green for Cable Lagoon Socks

Spindle Spinning Project: Cotton on Support Spindle

Dye Project: Alpaca Pi Dye – Pindrafted Alpaca to be dyed for gradient rainbow pi shawl – Silver Grey section is done, now onto Purple!

Currently Reading: A Storm of Swords (Book 3 of A Song of Ice and Fire) by George R R Martin

You can find me on Plurk and Ravelry as Kiarapanther

You can also find me on Shelfari and GoodReads (GoodReads currently only shows what books Ive been reading since joining GoodReads. Shelfari has a more complete reading list, though I will be slowly updating GoodReads as well)

There is now a Ravelry Group! A Cat and Her Yarn

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