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Monthly Archives: December 2011

Mirrix Weave-Along 4: Getting Started

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Welcome to our 4th Mirrix Weave-Along! This weave along will go over basic warping techniques and then go on to show how to weave a tapestry/bead cuff bracelet. If you do not own a kit, you can purchase one in
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Weave-Along 3: Finishing The Beaded Purse

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Frantically weaving to get this done.  Just wove the last three black rows but want to chat a bit before I begin the final finishing and photos.  How exciting.  I will actually be able to give this as a gift.
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What would I want from Mirrix as a holiday gift?

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Yesterday Claudia wrote a blog post about what Mirrix gift she’d want (if she didn’t already own a loom or two or eighteen). She loves the new 28″ McKinley Loom, her old favorite the 22″ Zach Loom and the 8″
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What I would want for a Present from Mirrix!

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Obviously, this is not going to happen.  I don’t need a present from Mirrix.  Good thing, because my husband insists that sporting equipment is the only kind of present there is.  My kids and friends are not nearly so narrow
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Guest Blogger: Anthony Locane

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We’re fascinated by the amazing work that our customers produce every day. From fantastic bead weavings to stunning tapestries and innovative art spanning many mediums, we want to hear from our customers about what they create. Beginning with this guest
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Finishing The Tapestry Purse

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-This week we will be finishing the tapestry purse. We will give everyone one more week to finish their beaded purses, since that project tends to take longer and it seems most people are still working. We’ll do the finishing
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Four legged family friends and members and then there is the fox

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How can you resist that face!  Chloe is enjoying her new life outside the woodpile where we found her. Our boxer friends visited over the weekend.  They were rescued from a kill shelter down south by my dear friends Joni
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Weave-Along 3: Weaving and Weaving Those Beads

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Not a lot to  report here except that I diligently wove this piece and had a great time doing it.  Once you get into the more detailed patterns, it’s easy to pick up the wrong beads.  At least for me
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