Christina Laska's Profile
Widgets and Wool was started by Nancy Pritchard decades ago, but only recently was added to Etsy. Nancy always loved any handiworks and in 2010 started designing cross-stitch patterns, which she sold through Nordic Needle and Hoffman House (two excellent companies).
In 2014, after finding out she had cancer, she moved to Nebraska to be close to her only child, Christina Laska. For two years, she was able to live pretty comfortable, but as with most pancreatic cancer patients, she lost the flight.
Following her passing, Christina really struggled to get the business back up and running. It was emotionally difficult to look at all her mom's designs. But, with the help of her daughter, Catherine, Widgets and Wool is getting a facelift and new lease on life!
Our hope continues to be what Nancy wanted, that our company will thrive so that other generations can carry on the…
- Born on April 17
- Joined June 27, 2011