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August 2014
Posted on August 23rd, 2014 by paularath

Sometimes the phone rings and I am totally surprised by the person on the other end. Here’s a perfect example. The other day I was called by a guy named Eric. He said he was calling from New York and he worked for a TV show called “Monumental Mysteries” which airs on the Travel Channel.
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Posted on August 22nd, 2014 by paularath

I’m giving you plenty of notice about this upcoming workshop because CHAI Studio‘s last workshop was so popular that they filled up two sessions and had a long wait list for the third. Besides, this sounds like so much fun that I didn’t want you to miss out on it if you can make it.
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Posted on August 19th, 2014 by paularath

When Lynda Sakraida is the featured artist at The Gallery at Ward Centre, you know there’s a treat in store for anyone who loves textiles, notions, fashion and accessories. Right now, Lynda is madly sewing Hadji Baba Bags for an upcoming show called “Bags with Histories.” ¬†Initially, the show was to be called “Haute Totes.”
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Posted on August 14th, 2014 by paularath

What’s in your closet? In addition to dresses, skirts, pants and blouses, there’s a lot of psychology. There’s the little yellow sweater you bought when you were in a blue mood and needed cheering up; the size 4 skinny jeans you were so sure you would fit into when you lost a few pounds (the
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Posted on August 12th, 2014 by paularath

  TEMARI, Center for Asian & Pacific Arts, is looking for new crafters to give a fresh look to their Trash & Treasure Fundraiser Craft Fair. If you or someone you know is interested in “trying out,” all it takes is three to five digital photographs. Send them to or mail hard copy photos
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