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Llamas And Pajamas November 13, 2008

Filed under: Uncategorized — knittingdodo @ 9:11 pm

Actually, there are no pajamas in this post. As for llamas…
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So, this past Saturday we went to the local Pecan Festival. We were expecting it to be all about Pecans, I mean it is in the name, but I was pleasently surprised to see this…

 

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She’s spinning up the above Llama fur. I was a complete dunderhead and forgot to ask her name, but she was really nice! It was great because I was able to show T how the yarn I buy comes into being. She showed us how she sets it all up and how she plied it. But the best part is the little gift she gave T.

 
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That’s real Llama fur, people. T played with it the whole time we were there! She kept “petting” it. It was her favorite thing in the world. That is until she won this…

 
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That’s Flippey, our newest member. T won it in one of the games she played and named it herself. Flippey has taken up residence in a bowl in our kitchen. So far, so good, but we are just waiting for Treakle to try to make a Flippy snack.

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2 Responses to “Llamas And Pajamas”

  1. Erin Says:

    Aww, Flippey! How cute!

  2. turtlegirl76 Says:

    Hee! I love flippy! I won a fish the summer after my senior year of high school. Goldie lived for 12 years and outgrew 2 tanks before she went belly up. My mother actually froze her thinking I’d want to ‘say goodbye” when i got home at Christmas. Um…no.


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