Laura Faulkingham's Profile
Hiya! Thanks for stopping by.
My niece named me Yaya when she was beginning to vocalize. It doesn't resemble my real name at all, but it stuck and I like it.
I started mommayaya on Etsy after a friend encouraged me to sell the cute little slippers I'd taught myself to make. I didn't know then that the slippers would become such a big part of my life! From the beginning, the shop has been a hobby business while I devoted myself to homeschooling and parenting, but I've dreamed endlessly of doing more with it. The time will come when I finally manage to slipper the world!
I knit the slippers on a hand-operated 1980's knitting machine, which I absolutely adore using. The machine gives me great control over the consistency and quality of my slippers and enables me to sharply focus my energy and attention on each…
- Born on October 12
- Joined January 1, 2008