..knitting, sewing, and other random activities pursued
..Girl Guides of Canada : yep, Guiding Lives Here
..the 4 shops on Etsy : one features quality handmade items; the second has lots of patterns, & crafting supplies; the third is stocked with Vintage; and the fourth is guiding flowers.
Enjoy the r-anne-domness!
July 16, 2013
Teams on Tuesday - EtsyKnitters - Funky Girls Handmade Shop
Today, meet Freda of Funky Girls Working Shop on Etsy!
Funky Girls Working Shop
How did you come up with your shop name?
I am the Funky Girl who makes Funky Items
What is your blog name?
Funky Girls Handmade Shop
How did you come up with your blog name?
When did you learn to knit?
I was 10 years old
Who taught you to knit?
What or who inspires your projects?
Different and one of a kind projects.
I love yarns that are soft and the smell of it.
Are there yarns/wools you don't like to work with?
Those are very itchy and smells very strong.
What would you like to say about your creations?
I love to see them on my customer’s.
What other fiber arts do you enjoy?
Dying, spinning the yarn and creating them
What other hobbies or activities do you have? Taking pictures
What country are you in?
I live in Canada, Penticton British Columbia
Are you able to access yarns/wools easily in your country?
If not, how do you cope?
I buy my yarn online.
What are your goals for your shop?
My goal is to promote my shop consistently.
Do you have any tips for someone considering opening an Etsy shop?
Promote promote promote.
Do you have any knitting tips?
My knitting tips are on my YouTube channel,
When did you join the EtsyKnitters team?
What are your current projects?
I am knitting the Big Lebowski The Dude Wool Cardigan
Do you teach others to knit? who?
Yes, I do and I do not charge.
Thanks Freda! I am definitely going to check our your YouTube channel - I'm always needing visual help for knitting tips!