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Fibre Flurry 2010



The amazing organisor Mikayla (left) and her helper
 
The amazing work of Annika Allis





Textile Garden gorgeous buttons




Fyperspates Yarn

Jeni Hewlett Fyperspates

Herdy Company


Susan Crawford and her fan Adrea

A variety of people came!

Trendy Young knitters!!

Even younger!

Lovely and colourful.
 





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