How Knitting Helped Cecilia Nelson-Hurt Overcome Fear of Flying

Panama Roots My family’s origin is from Panama. As a child, I spent many summers and Christmas holidays with extended family. Those trips allowed me to develop a deep appreciation for my heritage. Afro-Latin culture was prominent in many aspects of my […]

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How A Local Yarn Shop Gained Global Attention w/ Lynn Coe

BIO: Lynn has been crafting since a child.  Her love of knitting led her to become owner of Knit 1, a yarn store in Chicago’s North Center neighborhood.  Also, she has started to embrace new crafts such as crochet and needle punching. […]