California knitting designer Brenda Castiel offers a line of project bags and notion pouches as Good Stuff Crafts. Wonderful fabric choices complement the precise construction.
Knitting/Crochet: Notion Pouches
“My main goal with my business is to have fun and learn more!” says designer and accessory maker Whitney Marie Anderson. “My second goal is to create things that showcase and celebrate the beauty of Black people. Since we are underrepresented in so many areas, I want to do my part to elevate and uplift our image in a positive way.”
Amanda Kaffka of Vancouver is the force behind The Crafty Jackalope. Amanda learned to knit on arbutus twigs when she was six and hasn’t looked up since. She has been caught knitting at traffic lights, cafés and beaches, but her backyard is her favorite place to knit, alongside her husband and Kitty.
Llady Llama is a New York-based, family-run business that sells gorgeous project bags and spindles, along with its beautiful yarn and spinning fiber. Kelli and Becki sew the project bags. Master Toolmaker Gary is the creator of Llady Llama’s hand turned, locally sourced wooden spinning tools.