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Kim Werker
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Learn how to crochet a chain so you can help break the Guinness Book of Records record for the number of people simultaneously crocheting, at Vancouver Mini Maker Faire on June 7th at 1pm! Register (and get a discounted ticket to the event) at https://adow.wufoo.com/forms/vmmf-guinness-record-registration/
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nice one both i can do it
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Today: Vancouver Mini Maker Faire! 10am-6pm at the PNE Forum. I'll be speaking at 11:30 about the value of mistakes and failure. Come! Bring tales and woes! Say hello!
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Palombo Yakin Sampdoria Tidak Akan Terdegradasi
 
Berita terbaru dan terkini dari <a href="http://cityholidaybet.com">agen bola</a> City Holiday - Angelo Palombo yakin Sampdoria tidak akan terdegradasi dari Serie A Italia kalau tim bisa tetap mempertahankan penampilan apik akhir-akhir ini.
Berita yang diringkas agen bola <a href="http://cityholidaybet.com">City Holiday</a>, Il Samp ada di posisi berbahaya untuk terdegradasi sebelum Sinisa Mihajlovic menggantikan Delio Rossi di posisi pelatih. Setelah tidak terkalahkan dalam lima pertandingan terakhir, tim kini ada di posisi ke-14, hanya terpaut satu poin dari AC Milan.
"Apa yang terjadi? Saya pikir beberapa hal cukup membantu," ujarnya.
"Kami meraih konsistensi dalam hasil dan itu memberi kami harapan."
"Kalau kami bisa terus melakukan seperti sekarang ini, maka segalanya akan jadi bagus."
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The video of my +Mighty Ugly talk last week! There's not much to see but much to listen to, so grab a project to work on and get comfy.
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CRANKY.
First, I was surprised by how utterly nauseating this breast-milk jewelry write-up is. I mean, I've got nothing against making bodily fluids into jewelry if that's your thing — it's the write-up th...
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um, ew.
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I will be making some blankets from old sheets. That is all.
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The new version of Creative Commons is big news for writers, photographers, and anyone who uses the Internet.
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"To a business brain, this plan sounds genius. To an editorial brain, it’s a nightmare." From the Degredation of Editorial Integrity Files: This is a fabulous examination of why media companies should decide whether they're running a platform or a publication.
BuzzFeed ought to thank Personhood USA. The anti-abortion group has exposed a serious flaw in the upstart publication's system. With a BuzzFeedalicious listicle detailing the reasons why Planned Pa...
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Today is very confusing. Death and birth. Sorrow and joy.
I'm a jumble of emotions this morning. The very first tweet I saw when I woke up was about the sudden, heartbreaking death of Kathreen Ricketson, founder and nurturer of Whip Up, one of the most th...
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We're do delighted by the spate of new followers and readers this weekend, OH, A FERRET!
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This is AWESOME. [via +Sean Cranbury]
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Some thinking about community and relationships in regular life and in business:
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Writer, editor, blogger, speaker, crafter, wrangler of Mighty Ugly
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editing, writing, public speaking, teaching, nudging
Employment
  • Mighty Ugly
    Pusher, 2010 - present
  • Freelancer
    Editor, Writer, Brainstormer, Creative Dude, 2008 - present
  • CrochetMe.com
    Blogger, Founder, 2004 - 2011
  • Interweave Press
    Editor, Interweave Crochet, 2006 - 2008
  • LexPublica
    Community Manager, 2009 - 2010
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Vancouver, BC
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Brooklyn, NY - Delmar, NY - Binghamton, NY - Wilmington, DE
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Introduction
I'm an editor, speaker, author of crochet books, blogger, crafter, and pusher of Mighty Ugly.

I write about crafts, books, creativity, creative business, pop culture and generally about ideas that force their way out of my brain.

Bragging rights
My new book, Make It Mighty Ugly, will come out this fall!
Education
  • SUNY Binghamton
  • University of Delaware
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Kim Piper
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The License That Rules the Web Just Got a Major Update
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“Ugly” Crafts Never See Blog Fame… | The Homeschool Den
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...just the cute ones win out! Do you do little crafts with your kids? I'm just as guilty as the next blogger in only sharing the cute-craft

How to Make a Super-Simple Recycled Quilt - CraftStylish
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One trip to the thrift store should yield all the supplies you need to make a warm quilt: two pretty sheets and a blanket. And the making co

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A few months ago, my publisher asked me to consider a video promo for my first novel, “Truth in Advertising.” I spent a long time as a copyw

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As Boston wakes up to the morning after two bombs went off near the finish line of the Boston marathon, killing 3 and injuring well over a h

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Taking a Closer Look at an Odd Pair of Very, Very Old Socks
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With their divided toes and extreme length, these red knit wonders from an excavated Egyptian site have an otherworldly quality

Fox has shut down anyone making a Jayne hat and Firefly fans are furious
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For nigh on a decade, Firefly fans have worn their homespun Jayne hats with pride. It seems, though, that those days are numbered.

What Should I Read Next? The Spring Preview Edition
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A reading infographic that will help you choose your next Spring read!

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xkcd: Ten Thousand
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XKCD updates every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. You can get prints, posters, and t-shirts in the store. Ten Thousand. |&lt; · &lt; Prev ·

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September 2012 Newsletter. Hello dear subscribers, I am very happy September has arrived because spring and fall are when I am most energize

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