Tue, Sep 11, 2018
I wanted to give you a bit of behind the scenes look today at Sundae Crochet Co. There's a lot you may not know about my small crochet business and I want to get to know you better! After all, when you shop small, you're buying from a real person that puts passion and love into everything they do! Here are 5 things you may not know about Sundae Crochet Co.
Sat, Jun 30, 2018
Editor's Note: Scrub Me is one of my favorite makers in the city. Owner, Katherine, is so friendly and knows all there is to make her business successful. I'm glad she's a guest contributor on the Sundae Crochet Co blog today, talking about the life lessons she's learned from being an entrepreneur.
Mon, Jun 11, 2018
While it's great to stitch while bingewatching your favorite show (currently for me, it's Silicon Valley. But Parks & Rec is always on deck.) Sometimes you just need to get out of your yarn cave and be with people.
That's why I host a Stitch & Sip the last Tuesday of every month at Tea'se Tea Shoppe in Portage Park.
Wed, Jun 6, 2018
Summer is here! If you know me, heat is not exactly my thing. That's why I make crocheted winter goods! As a a fiber artist, Summer isn't exactly thrilling. Who really wants to work with wool when it's hot and humid? The answer: not me.
Tue, May 29, 2018
Summer has finally arrived! If you're in the Chicago area, you know we skipped spring and jumped right into that sweaty 90 degree weather. I do have some summer products I'm excited to share with you. One of my favorites is the bath pouf!
Tue, May 22, 2018
Editor’s Note: I am so excited to be featuring Tubby’s Taste here on the blog. I’ve known Danielle for awhile and follow her on Instagram to view all of her delicious vegan creations. It's such a unique product! She’s an awesome gal who’s passionate about what she does, I’m glad to have here here to share her story today on the blog.
Tue, May 15, 2018
Happy (belated) Mother’s Day to all the special mom’s in our lives. I really wanted to spotlight my Nana today as she’s the one that taught me how to crochet. She’s insanely talented and speedy with a crochet hook, I could sit and watch her crochet all day. She taught me one day after I’d started to become more interested in playing with yarn
Mon, May 7, 2018
My husband and I just got back from a wild adventure. We had a trip planned to the Pacific Northwest for about a year. Our plans included a stop in Vancouver, Seattle and Portland, all within 10 days. We had our days packed full of fun sightseeing and beautiful hikes. But, what's any vacation without a stop to a local yarn shop. Here are a few thoughts on each shop and what I found there.
Wed, Apr 25, 2018
Sundae Crochet Co. Note: I am so excited to bring you this new series featuring female makers who are doing great things. I'm even more excited to kick it off by featuring one of my best friends and fellow maker: Jewelry By SB. Sarah is based in New Orleans and is full of all the girl power. She's also the one that inspired me to start selling my crochet makes, that's now grown into Sundae Crochet Co. Here's her story on the blog today.
Sat, Apr 21, 2018
YarnCon 2018 was held at Plumber's Hall in Chicago, Ill., there were more vendors than I can count! All with plenty of yarn candy to see and touch. Here's my recap of this great event.