Keryn Christiansen's Profile
A big hello from New Zealand, where we know a lot about wool!
My family and I were introduced to American Girl dolls on a holiday to the USA. We spent my daughter’s 8th birthday in New York with friends who live there. The highlight of her birthday was a shopping spree at American Girl Place Fifth Avenue. So we came home to New Zealand with Stella and Stacy my daughters new dolls. Hence our brand name!
With the distance and shipping costs for sending branded clothes to our part of the world being pretty prohibitive, my daughters and I started to get creative. I started sewing, knitting and crocheting when I was a girl and creating my own designs was a natural step for me. I wanted to design knitted and crocheted clothes for the dolls that would mirror the kind of things my daughters would actually wear.
While my focus is on…
- Joined August 28, 2011