Rosa Taormina's Profile
I've always been a "crafty" person. I learned to crochet when I was a kid and made blankets on and off throughout the years that followed. When I got married, I really got in touch with my crafty side by designing "Save the Dates", wine bottle labels, programs, lollipop candy bouquets (for the rehearsal) and making a 3 tiered wedding cake for cards. It was a lot of fun!
When I felt comfortable with my crocheting skills, I began to share my work with friends (as gifts or I would bring things to work to crochet during lunch). I was encouraged to sell my items on Etsy and in 2009, Little Lemon was born (named after my Boston Terrier Liz Lemon). I quickly realized, however, that sustaining a full-time crochet business was difficult; there was no way I could make blankets fast enough to keep up with demand!
I took a break from Etsy while I was pregnant and for…
- Joined December 4, 2008