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Holy Moly!

September 1, 2010

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I wonder what kind of dreams Lashell has. I bet they are in color and have lots of sari ribbon in them. Look at the new, wondrous creations she’s waived her magical hands at! Oh, and if you like the…

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Sari Ribbon as Art!

September 1, 2010

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Terri is this wonderful artist and I have been meaning to show you what she does and makes. Not only is Terri terribly creative she’s also a fellow Darn Good Yarner. So, she wanted to show me what she created…

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Small Studio Productions

August 18, 2010

Mixed media intimidates the hell out of me. Sure, I wish I could say, I can combine ribbon, paint, beads, old print media and present you with something fantastico. Nope, not happenening. But, I know someone who can do that!…

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Is there anything Lashell can’t do?

August 11, 2010

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In my next life I want to come back as a piece of recycled sari ribbon and have Lashell turn me into one of her wonderful creations. Check out the new clutch and purse that Lashell created out of our…

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Wonderful Recycled Silk Sari Ribbon Purses

August 7, 2010

Lashell is my total inspiration– Go check out her Etsy shop: : http://www.etsy.com/shop/designtalentedone ! Look at what she’s created with our Tibet Jewels Recycled Silk Sari Ribbon

Let’s follow along!

July 30, 2010

Watch the video below! Good afternoon everyone! Phew, Friday has finally made it to Darn Good Yarn! Chriss who has brought us amazing crochet patterns and fabulous crafting ideas on Darn Good Yarn (read more about her here) Let’s support…

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Lashell and the Sari Ribbon

July 29, 2010

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Let me tell you a tale of a woman and our recycled silk sari ribbon… My dear Lashell is an amazing artist and you can read about here here: http://www.darngoodyarn.com/2010/07/what-is-lashell-up-to/ But what you need to know, is that what I’m…

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Erin Mapes: Art Teacher by day, indie designer by night!

July 19, 2010

Erin rocks! She is a public school art teacher for her “day job” and designs, explores and creates for her store erinmapes.etsy.com by night. As Erin so beautifully described herself: I hand-knit scarves, hats, and other items, and upcycle old…

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Erin, the amazing Art Teacher!

July 19, 2010

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Some of you might have known that up until two weeks ago, Darn Good Yarn was not my full time job. Yes, I did work way more than 40 hours a week at the yarn helm but I was also…

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No Knit, No Crochet Free Recycled Silk Sari Ribbon Inside Scarf

July 17, 2010

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When I’m on my way to yoga sometimes I like a little extra something for my outfit aside from my pants and shirt. I was staring at a pile of samples this afternoon and I started playing with our fantastic…

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