Now Making Rug Hooking Patterns

Posted by on Mar 12, 2014 |

Recently through a very happy coincidence I was contacted by a person in the US who wanted me to make a pattern for a person in PEI. I’ve done that and will now be offering that service through the store. If you would like a custom pattern please contact me at ragrugs@hotmail.com. The attached photo is the hit ‘n’ miss pattern I will be mailing tomorrow. If anyone would like to hook rugs as samples of patterns for the store please let me...

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Wool-Gathering Needs Some Help

Posted by on Mar 11, 2014 |

After a very successful sale it appears that things are not going to slow down. Not that I’m complaining, but I have just realized that doing two things at once means you don’t do either really well. So I’ve decided that I need some help. If you would be willing to work in the store or maybe at one of the many events that are coming up please let me know. Here’s what else I need to know: How often you can work; if you want to be paid in money or supplies; if your specialty is knitting or rug hooking (or both); anything else you think I should know but have obviously forgotten to ask. I might also need other help such as serging the edges of rug hooking backing, helping put together rug hooking kits, knitting for the store etc. etc. etc. So let me know what you’d like to do. (email me at ragrugs@hotmail.com) Also, I am developing what I think will be a very fun summer event. I will post more about it in a few weeks when I’ve got it sorted out in my head. So far, I’ve spoken to about 5 people and they are all very enthusiastic about it so I think I’m on the right track. Stay tuned for more info...

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