Ephrata Arts and Crafts Fest

I want to cross-post from my hooping blog, Jennabee Hoops, that I will be at the Ephrata Arts and Crafts Fest on Saturday, September 10, 2016 from 9am-3pm promoting hooping, but I will also have some lovely handmade things, besides handmade hoops, for sale. If you are in the area, I’d love to see you […]

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Mother’s Day Success!

Yay!  My handmade Mother’s Day gifts were a success! I made Tuscon Shawl found in 101 Designer Yarn Stash Wonders.  It’s an easy lace pattern, and one that enjoy doing.  It’s easy to do these shawls while watching TV and such. My mom opened hers up and loved it.  She wore it work today and […]

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Fed Up With Online Selling

Maybe it’s the No BS mood I’ve been in lately, but I am completely and totally fed up with online selling. I’ve tried Etsy.  I’ve tried a local website called ShopLancaster.  I have taken photos, ran coupons, and had sales.  No luck.  And that’s just for handmade stuff.  I’m not even going to go into […]

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Knitting Time Calculator

I recently saw on Facebook a brilliant Google Form that helps you calculate the cost and time of what a knitter would have to do if you wanted him/her to make you something.  Knitters, and crocheters, for that matter, it’s definitely worth looking into.  Those who are curious about what goes into a handmade item, […]

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