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Our Nerdiest Contest Yet

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These past few years, my life has been a little crazy. Besides working at Mirrix full-time, I have been attending graduate school. In a few short weeks (assuming everything goes as planned), I will be done with my Masters in Digital
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Donate to The American Tapestry Alliance and Possibly Win Some Very Amazing Prizes

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It does not get any better than this.  Donate some extra cash to the American Tapestry Alliance before the end of the day, February 28, 2015 and if you are one of the seven biggest money givers you get to win
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Tapestry Mirrix Loom Accessory Bag

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The title sounds like we have a new product but we don’t.  We have a new suggestion for a product you should make on your Mirrix Loom for you.  Just for you.  The big season of gift giving is over
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Silk Tapestry Contest: Fish and a Pouch!

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A while back we asked the Mirrix community to submit ideas for projects using Mirrix’s hand-painted silk. We chose two people to whom we gave free silk. We are excited to share their projects here today! Today we are excited to
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3 Oscar Trends for Weaving Inspiration!

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My favorite part of any awards show is the red carpet. I love to see the dresses, the jewelry and the hairstyles. Last night I noticed that beads were a big part of many Oscar looks and I decided to
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Craftsy Class

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  It was two and a half years ago that Elena and I headed off to Colorado to make our Craftsy class.  Although there was a huge amount of preparation before hand and I nearly had a nervous breakdown making
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Join a Group!

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Claudia was here in Seattle with me for the last couple of weeks and last week we had the pleasure of getting coffee with Mary Lane of The American Tapestry Alliance. After, we all stopped by the monthly tapestry group meeting
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Treadle Sale: One Week Only! (Meet Spencer)

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I’m Spencer Chase, brother of Mirrix CEO Claudia Chase and designer and engineer of the Spencer Power Treadle. The Power Treadle is an electronic foot treadle that changes the shed so you don’t have to do it manually. It’s perfect
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A little silk obsession

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I can’t seem to stop weaving silk (which, by the way, is on sale until that big day with a heart involved). But lately the finishing is as much fun as the weaving.  I’ve showed you this one before, but this time
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