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.
Chris is the owner of Little Acorn Crafts. “Little Acorn Crafts is a UK-based business started from a love of knitting, crochet and all things craft,” Chris says. “In my shop you will find a selection of unique gift ideas for someone who has a love of creating already or is just starting to venture out into the knitting, crochet or spinning world.”
Jennifer is the Vermont dyer and designer behind Laine & Lotus Fiber Co. Jennifer began crocheting to keep busy with something that was not cleaning while the baby napped. The obsession began and, in a very short time, Jennifer added knitting to crocheting, and then yarn dyeing. Lots of cute stitch markers and other accessories!
ThreadHead Knits Co is a North Carolina husband (Ryan) and wife (Lindsay) team. “We work full time hand making all the pom-poms and the yarn you see in the shop,” they say. “We do everything by hand from our home.” The shop carries a variety of accessories, including gorgeous faux fur poms.