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Once she has the design on paper, Clements then tries to get her yarn to match. “I work with an incredibly talented dyer in Maine. She can match anything. I’ll send her a picture and she can do it. But sometimes the material has its own mind and it wants to do its own thing and I kind of move with it. Sometimes when I get to the loom it totally changes. The yarn or the fiber just translates differently. So I have been known to completely change a design as soon as a I get to the loom.”