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Isn’t it amazing how much one could accomplish if it were not for the necessity of sleep?  Have you ever awakened at 4:00 am and had a stream of thoughts pour from your semi-conscious brain only to vex you with the question, “Why am I lying here tossing and turning when there’s so much to do?”

The excitement of the trip to Germany in just a few days has me revved up and panicked that I will forget something.

The Helmstedt Strickfest is the first weekend, May 8th, 9th, and 10th. Courses in Swing-Knitting™ will be given every day.

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Helmstedt Castle

Petra Neuman, owner of Der Kreativladen (The Creative Shop), is coordinating the event.  Heidrun Liegmann of Magische Maschen (Magical Stitches) and Swing-Knitting™, Birgit Fitzke of Fadenzauberein (Yarn Magic), and Michaela of LanArta will be teaching courses at the three-day event. These people can be found on Ravelry.com.

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Heidrun Liegmann, Magische Maschen, 2015

From what has been posted, there are 60 participants, five of which are coming from the United States.

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Nametags for Helmstedt event