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January 2010 Craft Along Now Open

Posted by: Rosi
January 01, 2010, 01:07 PM

Today brings both a new year and a new Craft-Along, this time with an invitation to join the Crafty Witches and Wizards in crafting your own Weasley Family Clock. The January Craft-Along page has a list of the basic supplies and a link to a tutorial to help you get started on this month's project. A thread in theContinued...

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January Featured Crafter of the Month: Overcast

Posted by: Rosi
January 01, 2010, 12:51 PM

Our Crafty Witches and Wizard have chosen crafter Overcast as January's Featured Crafter of the Month. Overcast has used her skill with crochet hooks and knitting needles to produce crafts such as Babbity Rabbity and Her Cackling Stump, a lightning bolt scarf and even a Leaky Cauldron hand towel. OneContinued...

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Leaky's 2009 Year In Review: Part Three

Posted by: Edward
December 31, 2009, 06:00 PM

Closing out Leaky's 2009 Year in Review is the third part of our look back at the year in Harry Potter news.  Parts One and Two are online below.  Enjoy!


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September
 
The long rumored Scottish Book project by J. K. Rowling was back in the news this month, thanks to an interview from Ian RankinContinued...

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Leaky's 2009 Year In Review: Part Two

Posted by: Edward
December 31, 2009, 03:00 PM

Here now is Part Two of Leaky's 2009 Year in Review of Harry Potter news!  Part One is posted below.  Enjoy!


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May  

After years of planning, the time had come for LeakyCon 2009, our very first Harry Potter fan conference.  In the lead up to the event, two LeakyCon songs and our officialContinued...

One Book

Bloggers - Doris
Posted by: Doris
December 31, 2009, 12:55 PM

One BookHave you read that one book?  For many of you who know what I'm talking about, you know what I mean, for others, you might be confused. 

Remember that one book?  That "one book" that makes sense, that helped you connect with the world, the one that you could not stop talking or thinking about.  Have youContinued...

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Leaky's 2009 Year In Review: Part One

Posted by: Edward
December 31, 2009, 12:00 PM

It was quite the year for Harry Potter.  Two years following the release of the final book of the series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, fans continued to express their creativity for the boy who lived in nearly every medium.  Film wise, "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince" appeared inContinued...

Movies

Harry Potter Makes Empire's Review of the Decade Lists

Posted by: Edward
December 31, 2009, 11:53 AM

With 2010 nearly upon us, Empire Magazine has looked back at the past decade and listed a number of the biggest film related happenings in their Review of the Decade.  The Harry Potter series made the list in a number of different categories.  First, box office receipts are totaledContinued...

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Reminder: Leakies 2009 Voting Now Open

Posted by: Edward
December 31, 2009, 10:15 AM

A quick reminder this morning that there are only a few more hours left to vote for the 2009 Leakies, our first annual award ceremony where we can wrap up the year together by voting on your favorites actors, news, moments, and more from the year.  Voting will remain open until 11:59 pm EST tonight.Continued...

January 2010 Craft-Along: Make Your Own Weasley Family Clock!

Crafts - Craft-Along
Posted by: JenniferB
December 31, 2009, 10:03 AM

Hello, hello, and welcome to The Leaky Cauldron's first Craft-Along of 2010. 

Do you have a horrid time keeping up with your children? Is your spouse in a high risk job with the Ministry of Magic? Then, boy howdy, to we have a treat for you!

This monthContinued...

January 2010 Craft-Along: Make Your Own Weasley Family Clock!

Crafts - Craft-Along
Posted by: JenniferB
December 31, 2009, 10:03 AM


Hello, hello, and welcome to The Leaky Cauldron's first Craft-Along of 2010. 

Do you have a horrid time keeping up with your children? Is your spouse in a high risk job with the Ministry of Magic? Then, boy howdy, to we have a treat for you!

This monthContinued...

Overcast

Crafts - Featured Crafter of the Month
Posted by: JenniferB
December 31, 2009, 09:25 AM




The Leaky Cauldron's Crafty Witches & Wizard have carefully constructed for you this thread to present our first Featured Crafter of the Month of 2010, Overcast!

Meet Overcast!


Overcast was nominated because
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not only is she a fabulous knitter and crocheter, but she is one of the nicestContinued...

Would You, Should You, On A Plane?

Bloggers - tlccraftywitches
Posted by: JenniferB
December 30, 2009, 07:14 PM

As you read this message, I’m probably sitting on a beach in Riviera Maya, Mexico, sipping a fruity drink with an umbrella in it, and applying copious amounts of sunscreen so I don’t look like an overcooked lobster when I come back to freezing Canada temperatures. I know, I know, you wouldContinued...

You've Got to Admit, Dan's Got Style

Bloggers - Jon
Posted by: Jon
December 30, 2009, 01:53 PM

Hello, everyone.  I apologize for the blog being down for so long.  There has been a lot going on, but one of the main reasons for the lack of updates is that I finally came out to my father a couple months ago.  I don't have much to say on that topic yet.  In a lot of ways, I'mContinued...

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Emma Watson on InStyle's 100 Best Dresses of the Decade List

Posted by: Edward
December 30, 2009, 01:42 PM

Actress Emma Watson (Hermione Granger) has been included on InStyle.com's list of the 100 Best Dresses of the Decade.  Thanks to InStyle for letting us know Miss Watson's Burberry Prorsum dress from London's Fashion Week 2009 made the 100th spot on their ranking.  TheContinued...

Contests

Winners of the October Hallowe'en/Deathday Party Contest Announced

Posted by: Rosi
December 30, 2009, 01:15 PM

Last October, our Crafty Witches and Wizards brought you their Hallowe'en/Deathday Party contest, which asked you to show them party favours, party decorations or party foods geared towards Deathday or Hallowe'en parties and related to the Harry Potterverse. The contest ended inContinued...