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#HootUpCraft with HootSuite

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A few weeks ago, I had the fantastic opportunity to attend the #HootUpCraft event, hosted by HootSuite! I had never before been to HootSuite headquarters and was very excited to see inside. The staff was warm and welcoming and I was so grateful they had sandwiches and juice boxes for us (I had driven across the city straight from work and had not yet had a chance to eat - I was famished!). - WAIT - What is HootSuite? [call_out align="left" ]HootSuite is a social media management system for businesses and organizations to collaboratively execute campaigns across multiple social networks...

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Things to do: Portobello West Market (this weekend)

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Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Why not take a stroll along False Creek towards the Olympic Village and pop in at Portobello West Market? From 11am to 5pm both Saturday and Sunday, the facility will be stock full of talented individuals such as myself, displaying our very best, fashion forward and new for 2012 items. Portobello West Market and the amazing people I have met through the market are truly great. I have been able to learn and grow and share my experiences with them; I am honored to count myself among the incredible talent that will...

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Margarita Pairs with Tangerine Tango

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Last week I posted about Pantone's color of 2012; Tangerine Tango. I was so inspired by the orange hues I felt I should follow up this week with another of Pantone's colors: Margarita. This comes on the tails of my trip south of the border, a foray, into the wild south of Seattle. [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="342" caption="Pincushion - Felted Cupcake in Lemongrass by madeinlowell"][/caption] Seattle is absolutely full of character! My Fiance's sister and I went down for one night and stayed at the prestigious hipster hideout, Ace Hotel, adventured to Molly Moon's Ice Cream in Capitol Hill, had...

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Vancouver Event - Mini Maker Faire at the Museum of Vancouver

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Looking for something awesome to do on Thursday, March 15th? Come out to the Mini Maker Faire at the Museum of Vancouver! It is a prequel event for the June 23rd & 24th event at the PNE. Got Craft? will have a table to pimp their upcoming event on May 6th with a DIY button station (how cool!). If you look closely, you might even see a miniature LanaBetty display! Goods will be available for sale but if there is an item you have your heart set on, grab a business card and drop me a line. Mini Maker Faire...

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