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Karla Barraza
Just your average homeschooler... except with mild workaholic tendencies and a couple random hobbies.
Just your average homeschooler... except with mild workaholic tendencies and a couple random hobbies.
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Roadbumps
So... it turns out I didn't get enough twill tape _  I got it online from a place that only sells 1/4", 1/2", and 3/4" widths of twill tape and here I thought, " Alrighty, I'll get 2 yards of 1/2" and that'll be enough..."   Nope.  So I ordered 1" twill t...

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It's been a long time...
According to my statistics, the last time I published a post was March of last year.  Damn.  Well, what I'd like to say now is essentially as follows:  I've moved again (coming at you live from SoCal!) and while I've left the majority of my supplies behind ...

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I CAN NOW ACCEPT DEBIT AND CREDIT CARDS!!!
Whoooo!!!  Yaaaay! YEAAAAH!!! 

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Heeeey =D
Hi everybody.  I know it's been a long time since I've posted, but I've been settling into North Carolina and been busier than I have been in a really long time.  Sadly, I haven't done any embroidery, or any form of needle anything, and I probably won't be ...

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Mega Massive Update
I moved!!!!  I know I haven't been blogging lately (according to my records, I haven't published a "real" post since the end of December), but the reason why is that I was getting ready for a GIGANTIC move!!  Some of you may know that I was living in Cancun...

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30,000 PAGE VIEWS!
Yeeeeaaaaaaaaahhhh!!!!!! Epicness. On another note, I'm considering using cotton for Buttaflies: Part II...  Broader range of colors, more consistent with my other materials... I dunno. Any  opinions out there? 

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I done did it again
I'm impatient, and that's a problem.  To cut it short, here's my inspiration:  Pic on Pinterest Pretty neat, huh?  Here I thought it would be easy because of the very identifiable geometric shapes. My result:  Currently unfinished, and I think it might be a...

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Happy New Year!
It's 2015!  It's hard to believe that yet another  year has passed, and while I can't say what this one holds for me or Lace (making) Adventures, I hope it's amazing! ^_^

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VAT?
So, I've just become aware of new tax laws regarding sales to customers in the EU. I have to admit, I'm still not sure how this will affect my Etsy shop--especially considering how I can't get through one page of the guidelines without my eyes crossing... I...

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Trying Stuff
I was flicking through my Pinterest feed, when I saw a way of making clouds that caught my attention, and I thought I'd give it a try. Person who knows that they're doing:  by Thomas Romain (I think) Me:  Not sure why I decide to make the cloud pink...
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