Marie-Antoinknit's Profile

About

I learned to knit & crochet in my grandmother's home at 9 Elizabeth Street (the origin of the shop name) in the Adirondack North Country. I love to make hats and cowls, scarves and shawls, necklaces and earrings - whatever strikes my fancy when the yarn or the beads start whispering to me. I hope you will find something here that whispers to you.

My inspiration has been drawn from my journeys, from upstate New York to the Midwest, from California to Quebec and back to the Midwest. I make all items by hand in a smoke-free, kitty-friendly home. Everything in the shop has been imbued with good feelings that come from making things I love. The only thing that feels better is when someone finds an item I've made and decides it is exactly what they need. I don't know who you are when I'm making the piece, but I know there is someone meant for each and every one…

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  • Female
  • Joined January 4, 2012

Favorite materials

Merino, alpaca, mohair, cashmere, bamboo, silk, rayon, acrylic, ribbons, baubles, bangles, beads, sparkle

Shop

9ElizabethStreet
Handmade Fashion Jewelry & Knit Accessories

About

I learned to knit & crochet in my grandmother's home at 9 Elizabeth Street (the origin of the shop name) in the Adirondack North Country. I love to make hats and cowls, scarves and shawls, necklaces and earrings - whatever strikes my fancy when the yarn or the beads start whispering to me. I hope you will find something here that whispers to you.

My inspiration has been drawn from my journeys, from upstate New York to the Midwest, from California to Quebec and back to the Midwest. I make all items by hand in a smoke-free, kitty-friendly home. Everything in the shop has been imbued with good feelings that come from making things I love. The only thing that feels better is when someone finds an item I've made and decides it is exactly what they need. I don't know who you are when I'm making the piece, but I know there is someone meant for each and every one.

If you use Facebook, please stop by and Like my page to keep up with the latest offerings, special discounts, occasional words of inspiration and (of course) pictures of cute cats: http://www.facebook.com/9ElizabethStreet

Oh, and my name isn't really "Marie" but it seemed quite appropriate, since I love to eat cake and have this whole thing going on about the neck. If you've read this far, you can call me Jo. :-)

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