Kathy B's Profile
Hello! Thanks for visiting my store!
I've been knitting, crocheting, cross stitching, & needlepointing for 30+ years, thanks to my extremely talented mother who used to own THE YARN BARN here in Newark, Ohio! She opened up her FIRST store when I was just one year old! I can remember her picking me up from school and taking me to her shop. Mom (Anne Oakleaf) actually had TWO business... she also started a mail-order business (JAO Enterprises, Inc) where she'd offer her knit & crochet patterns. (Some of you long time needleworkers probably remember seeing her ads in the back of various crochet and needlework magazines). So, if I wasn't working in the back, filling orders... I was working the sales floor out front helping ladies (and some men!) find just the right pattern and yarn. LOL! Although we no longer place ads in magazines, and The Yarn Barn closed long ago... we…
- Born on April 11
- Joined June 11, 2011