Irish maker Frankie produces beautiful stitch markers and more at Python Charms. Frankie’s mission is to create personality-filled stitch markers by hand. With so much of a crafter’s personality taken in by their work, plain stitch markers seem to be a pity to use, Frankie says.
This Lush Corner is a shop in the mountains of Australia that sells products with a focus on sustainability and ethical labor and animal care practices. In addition to stocking great yarns and patterns, This Lush Corner has beautiful, ethically sourced accessories.
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.
Twice Sheared Sheep is a notions and pattern shop based in Idaho. “I want your eyes to sparkle when you see your tools and feel just as special as I know you are. I want you to know exactly where you are in your pattern whether it’s been 5 minutes since you last touched the needles or 5 years.” Dawn says.