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The CHY 2018 Shop Small Holiday Guide

My lovely little downtown Knoxville

My lovely little downtown Knoxville

As I write this it’s super early in the morning on the 24th “ Shop Small Saturday” as its become known. I’m drinking a giant cup of coffee and getting ready to head out to the old city market after decorating the Christmas Tree with the girls in a few hours. “Shop Small Saturday “ came about as a response to “Black Friday “ of course. I’ve never been a big black Friday shopper, I much prefer shopping online to standing in lines with big groups of people. I always hate seeing the nasty news reports every year of people running each other over in Walmart. So Shop Small Sat has become the happy alternative for me where we celebrate shopping from small business both near and far. This could be eating at a non chain restaurant or coffee shop or going to a local store or market. Cyber Monday is also fun because then you can shop from your favorite small business from around the globe. As my business has grown I’ve gotten the opportunity to meet and shop from so many other wonderful businesses that it has become really fun to create these little shop small catalogs of some of my favorites. Please check it out and most importantly share a link to this page with all you’re friends so we can spread the word!

merry and bright handspun yarns

Merry & Bright

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Yarn spinning with babies , it's not for the faint of heart

So I thought y'all might get a kick out of this "bloopers" reel. No I do not expect anyone to learn much of anything about yarn spinning from this ha ha. 


Delia and the spinolution pollywog  

 " I help I help"