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    Nerdsday – Snuggly Buggly

    As the weather gets cooler for those of us in the Northern hemisphere, I wanted to dedicate this Nerdsday to some fabulously nerdy quilts and blankets. Wrap yourself up and let the geekiness keep you warm. If you’re chilly while playing your favorite video game, you’re totally in luck. There are a ton of 8-bit quilts to be found. The pixelation lends itself perfectly to piecing and you can make the “pixels” as small or as large as you depending on how many squares you think you can sew together before losing your mind. For example, Elizabeth Hartman of Oh Fransson! has started work on a spectacular Space Invaders quilt for her…

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    Nerdsday – NC Comicon Wrap Up

    I spent this past weekend at a comic convention, so this Nerdsay is going to be dedicated to a little con wrap up as well as an opportunity to mention some of the talented and nifty people I got to see. My table tends to end up as what I like to refer to as the “Tower of Plush”. I had some of the same selection I had at the 2011 HeroesCon, but I did add and update a few characters. You can see Harley Quinn tucked in on the left side, as well as the Ninja Turtles keeping watch. Both of these were very well received, so keep an…

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    Shop Update

    If you weren’t able to make it to NC Comicin this past weeken but still want your own plush, have no fear! All unsold dolls have now been listed in the shop, hooray!

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    Nerdsday: In Your Dreams

    Thursdays are now going to be Nerdsdays! I’m going to showcase  nerdy or geeky and probably crafty things that makes my dorky heart fill with glee. I figured I’d start of Nerdsdays with a secret wish that I hold deep in my heart. The wish to own nerdy black velvet paintings. Observe the beauty and majesty that is Inigo Montoya on black velvet. Also, all these other awesome pop culture icons on black velvet. I’ve been a little obsessed with black velvet paintings since probably 10 years ago, when I saw a wonderfully rendered painting of Jesus embracing a semi-truck hanging in a deteriorating mall. If it isn’t obvious, I have incredibly…