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Tina and I went on an adventure Saturday and flew down to Stitches West in Santa Clara, CA. It made for a long day trip, but it was definitely packed with delicious fiber-y goodness. There were no photos or videos allowed inside the convention center, but we were able to see some kind of commotion out on the street as we approached the show.


We couldn't quite make out what was going on, and when we crossed the street...


Fuzzy fiber ambassadors!



One of the ladies handling the alpacas said that the little brown guy was only 4 months old! I'm such a sucker for them, and these two were so petite I could almost convince myself that my yard is big enough for one. :)


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Comment by Laura on March 1, 2010 at 4:47pm
I only live an hour and a half away. I wish I had known about it. Every year I go to the Quilt Show held in October at the Santa Clara Convention Center. Now I guess I have to put this on my calendar so I don't miss it next year.
Comment by cherylbwaters on March 1, 2010 at 3:50pm
OMG, do you think I could convince the City of Houston, that they are dogs? We are anxious to see what you and Tina came back with.
Comment by Knit4Many on March 1, 2010 at 2:24pm
Great era! Would love to see those. Please post pictures. We now get to ask you Allison what's your fancy yarn? :)
Comment by Alison on March 1, 2010 at 2:19pm
Overflowing! And not just yarn, either. I found some incredible 1920's Chinese buttons at this fantastic booth. I'll have to take a picture, they're so cheerful and ready to dress up a cute knit sweater.
Comment by Knit4Many on March 1, 2010 at 2:16pm
They are so cute! Looked like the perfect way to go in.OK so you know I have to ask how pack was that suitcase?

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