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Old 04-25-2006, 03:49 PM   #1
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I'm getting Alpacas, who wants to be my best friend?
Ok, so my sister has a friend in Virginia who lives on a farm. They have multiple adopted and biological children, totalling somewhere around 14 I think. Nuts, I tell you, nuts.

Anyway, They are all very crafty, in that they weave, knit, crochet, spin , etc etc etc.

She was talking to her friend today and she's getting some alpaca for her farm. My sister and I are chipping in to purchase 3. 3 ALPACAS. I think I'll name them Hughie, Dewie, and Louie.

Anywhoo, the fleece, are alllll mine. My sister doesn't knit.

MINE MINE MINE

Three alpaca fleeces for. well, forever. How long do Alpacas live anyway?

I want to get in the car right now and go visit them, and pet them and love them.


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Old 04-25-2006, 03:56 PM   #2
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Seriously, that's way freakin' cool. Congrats on your new family members!
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How wonderful!!
How exciting for you!! I know nothing of what it takes to care for them but I'm sure it will all be worth it when you get to knit, knit, knit!! :XX: :XX: Enjoy them. I'd love to pet them too!! :D
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How cool is that. I have a friend that went into alpacas in Virginia too! They are so soft. That yarn will be so much fun! Be sure to take some pics of things you knitt with it. I'd love to see it!

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