Meet Our March FiberFriend: RemedyFibers

1. What is your name and where are you from? My name is Jillian Padilla and I am originally from the Bronx, NYC. I moved to New Jersey in 2010 and have been here for about 8 years. My family is Puerto Rican and Cuban! 2. What is your craft? How long have you been…

Meet Our February FiberFriend: Raging Purlwind

1. What is your name and where are you from? Hi, Everyone! My name is Rebecca McKenzie and I live in Gainesville, Virginia. 2. What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did you learn? The craft that I am most passionate about is knitting. I have been knitting for about…

Meet Our January FiberFriend: Tiffany Banks

1. What is your name and where are you from? Hey there! My Name is Tiffany Banks I am the owner and creator of Wood Antler & Bloom.  I was born and raised in Baltimore, MD where I still reside.    2. What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did…

Coffee | Curls | Crafting: Three of My Favorite Things

Coffee, Curls, and Crafting: three of my all-time favorite things. What better way to express my love for my favs than to start a YouTube series about them. Click the links below to watch me yap  away in the first and second episodes of my new YouTube series.   Episode 1:     Episode 2:…

Meet Our November FiberFriend: Angela Mayhoe

1. What is your name and where are you from? My name is Angela Mayhoe and I’m based in Los Feliz, CA. 2. What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did you learn? I’m a knitter!  I started knitting 10 years ago after a friend invited me to attend one…

2018 NY Sheep and Wool Festival

I can’t  believe a full week has gone by since the NY Sheep and Wool Festival, or as the knitting community calls it, Rhinebeck. Click the link below to watch the recap of my family’s first time visiting this awesome event. Have you ever attended a sheep and wool festival? It was amazing 😉  …

Meet Our October FiberFriend

1. What is your name and where are you from? Hi there! I’m Vanessa Smith, and I’m based in Olympia, Washington. 2. What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did you learn? Knitting since September 2005! I’m mostly self taught, but I was introduced to the craft while I was…

Meet Our August FiberFriend CreativeCeci

1. What is your name and where are you from? Cecilia Nelson-Hurt from Queens, New York   2.  What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did you learn? I was introduced to my now life long love of fiber, by my maternal grandmother as a child. She taught me how to…

Meet Our July FiberFriend Poisongrrls

1. What is your name and where are you from? Amy, from New York!   2. What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did you learn? I have been knitting, sewing, and making art for most of my life. My grandmom taught me to knit at her kitchen table. I have…

Meet Our June FiberFriend Thao713

1. What is your name and where are you from? Hello!  I’m Thao and I am based in Portland, Oregon.    2. What is your craft? How long have you been crafting? And how did you learn? I’m a knitter and I’ve been knitting for 10 years.  My mom taught me how to knit when…

Meet Our May FiberFriend: Tmaniluwhuarivers

1. What is your name and where are you from? My name is Tracey Maniluwhua-Rivers. Just about everyone calls me Tee. I’m originally from Sedona Arizona. I’ve been living in the North East for about 35 years now. My Family and I currently live in Bergen County NJ.   2. What is your craft? How long…

My Visit To String Thing Studio

Birthday Yarn! When Rhys (the Hubby) asked me what I wanted to do for my birthday, the first thought that popped in my mind was YARN!!! I knew right away that I wanted to visit String Thing Studio in Brooklyn, New York. I follow the shop on Instagram (IG @StringThingStudio) and I just had to…