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Independent Designer Interview - Donna Gleason

Meet the Crocheting Costumer! Donna Gleason is a participant in our independent designer program. She used Perfection Worsted and Perfection Worsted Lights to make an amazing crocheted cape pattern for us! Her published designs on Ravelry focus on innovative costuming for kids with active imaginations. We asked Donna to write a short piece for us on her crochet background and design process. Here is what she had to say! Hello, my name is Donna Gleason. My business name is Dbnicegirl Designs. I am single, homeschooling mom of three. I love to craft, garden, cook, read and learn new things. Basically, if I'm creating or learning, I'm happy! I have been crocheting for about 6 years. I think it is so...

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Independent Designer Interview - Connie Mitchell

Meet the Woman Behind Mr. Fox Connie Mitchell is a participant in our Independent Designer program.  She used Peter Pan DK to create the adorable Mr. Fox.  Her published designs on Ravelry include all sorts of cute stuffed critters, blankies, and baby items.  We interviewed Connie so you could get to know her better.  Please take a look at her work, and consider buying one (or more!) of her patterns! Sasha for Skein Shop (SS): Hi Connie, could you please introduce yourself to the Skein Shop community? Connie Mitchell (CM):  Hi, I'm Connie Mitchell, and I love to create fun things.  I am a wife, a mother, and a grandmother. SS:  You designed a knit toy for us.  How long have...

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