California maker Diana Mokaya creates fun spinning, knit and crochet accessories, “with the assistance of my Master Engineer husband, Frank.” Fiber Swag sells direct to crafters and also creates custom swag for businesses.
Knitting/Crochet: Stitch Markers
Canadian dyer and accessory shop Thread and Maple seeks to incorporate natural materials into its products such as cotton, leather, cork, and of course maple. In addition to Thread and Maple products, the shop carries Chiaogoo needles and Lykke tools such as winders and swifts.
Bonnie T is the Arizona knitter and accessory seller behind Yank Your Yarn, home of pop-culture-inpired, snag-free stitch markers. There are scores of stitch markers, progress keepers, row markers and more, with hilarious names like He Meant Stay Blonde, Ponyboy.
Arianna is an Italian designer living in the US. “Knitting brings together my love for DIY and my work as an architect,” Arianna says. “My mission has always been to molding a true-for-yourself life.” In addition to creating beautiful patterns, Arianna offers a charming collection of accessories.
ARTIFACT is a small team of Omaha artisans using reclaimed industrial equipment to create handmade bags and a lot more. These products are ethically produced and are built to last. They’ll also do repairs at a nominal fee. ARTIFACT has a number of product lines for yarnies, dog lovers, musicians and more.