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A Ghastlie Snip - 2019 Mother's Day Kits & Yarn

Katherine DaSilva Shop News

In Ghastlie Manor on Ghastlie Streetthere's a Ghastlie family there to meet. Mathilda Ghastlie and husband tooextend a Ghastlie "how do you do?"It's a Ghastlie day for a Ghastlie walkunder Ghastlie trees around a Ghastlie block. With a Ghastlie snip and a crafty witThe Handmaker crafts a bag for knit. A Ghastlie vasemade of fabric baseholds a peculiar plant bouquet. "What's spooky?  What's strange?", you might reply.It's Ghastlie, my dear. These flowers don't die. I love that cute little poem my son wrote for me.  It's an expanded version of Alexander Henry's The Ghastlie's.Speaking of family, Mother's Day is just...

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Shop Update: January 11, 2018

Katherine DaSilva Shop News

Want a little peek at what's coming in the first shop update of 2019?  Of course you do.  So here's a look at what's hitting the shop on Friday, January 11th.   Key Fobs use to be a staple in my shop and I'm bringing them back in 2019.  Honestly, I don't know why I ever stopped making them.  I love these little guys.  They make life so much easier.  There are two sizes, wristlet and pocket.  The pocket size is great for the guys and both sizes feature my signature rose gold hardware.   Spring Minis Sets include five...

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2019

Katherine DaSilva Shop News

Happy New Year!  I'm so excited for this new beginning. I always love the start of a new year.  I feel like 2018 was such a whirlwind. I started this year having no idea how it would end.  A crazy whim of an idea I had.  I left my full time job to give this side-kick of a business ago.  I'm sure my husband and many others thought I was crazy.  And maybe I was.  But I can honestly say it's been the best year ever.     At the end of 2017 I left my job and launched a new...

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Small Biz Saturday Sale - Early Access

Katherine DaSilva Shop News

Happy Thanksgiving!  Well almost.  Yes, it's that time of year again.  Time to start planning out that Thanksgiving dinner menu and then the Black Friday shopping trip. Do you go Black Friday shopping?  Do you get into the whole scouring the sale ads and planning out where you're going to hit first thing?  Do you get up at 2:00AM and stand in line until the store opens at 6:00 or 8:00 or perhaps you camp out the night before?  I can tell you I do not.  I get the allure of Black Friday.  The excitement of getting something at an incredible...

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The Favored Farmhouse

Katherine DaSilva Shop News

Hey local shoppers, there's a new place in town where you can find our bags and yarn and it's called The Favored Farmhouse. They are located at 415 S Alder St. in Moses Lake just around the corner from the Moses Lake Museum and Art Center and the Police Station.  They had their grand opening just this last weekend and I heard from the owner Daphne that it was a great success. If you haven't had a chance to visit them yet here's a little sampling of some of the things you might find there: The Handmaker's Bag Co. bags...

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