Handmade whimsical knitting project bags & accessories.

New Orleans, Louisiana · 919 Sales


Handmade whimsical knitting project bags & accessories.

New Orleans, Louisiana 919 Sales On Etsy since 2014

5 out of 5 stars
Rick Najdzion

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Rick Najdzion

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5 out of 5 stars

TeriChesser on Mar 14, 2017

5 out of 5 stars

I bought this bag because I loved the St. Patrick's design - but I LOVE this bag because this style is perfect for taking my small projects to work to do during my lunch break! It rolls up with my sock project and fits neatly in my big purse, or I put my phone and wallet in it with my project and head to knitting lunch with my friends. I am going to order another one in this style, in a different fabric!

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Whimzee Stitches Designs strives to create exceptional, colorful and quality accessories for knitters, crocheters and fiber artists.

Welcome to WhimzeeStitches! In my shop, you’ll find a selection of handmade knitting and craft project bags and other accessories.

My name is Rick, and I’ve loved sewing and fabric ever since I was a little kid. My mother and grandmother (or ‘Babci’, as we say in Polish) would take me to the fabric store and let me wander up and down the aisles. I was mesmerized by how many different colors, patterns, and types of fabrics were available, and I was fascinated by the process of cutting and measuring it. I learned to sew on my mother’s electric Singer and on an old treadle machine. My love of knitting is relatively new — I only picked up my first set of knitting needles in 2011, but I was immediately hooked! I began making knitting project bags for my own use, but soon all my crafting friends were commenting on them and asking for their own. I saw a way to combine my love of sewing and knitting, and WhimzeeStitches was born.

My biggest inspirations are colors, patterns, and shapes! I love selecting the fabrics that I’ll use to make my products, and that excitement fuels my business. My involvement with the knitting community also motivates me to create and perfect my products. Being part of a network of like-minded people and contributing to their own projects in some way is incredibly fulfilling. The thing I love about art is that it inspires more art — the thrill and satisfaction from completing one project automatically plants the seed for the next project.

When I’m not crafting and running my shop, I love travel and exploring all different types of art, crafts, fabric and of course, yarn. I grew up in New York and currently reside in New Orleans with my two cats.

Thank you so much for visiting my shop! I hope my products bring a smile to your face and color to your craft room!


Shop members

  • Rick Najdzion


    I love sewing, knitting, crocheting and quilting. Since a very young age I have always been creating something using fabric or yarn. I enjoy making things and sharing with others.


Find WhimzeeStitches at the following upcoming markets!

  • DFW Fiber Fest

    Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas, 500 Las Colinas Blvd W

    Irving, TX

    Apr 7–9

    12th Annual DFW Fiber Fest - knitting & crochet classes, vendor market, lectures and a great knitting fun with friends!

  • Zombie Knitpocalypse

    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Rochester - Mayo Clinic Area, 150 South Broadway

    Rochester, MN

    Jun 24

    I'll be vending at the Saturday market of this fabulous knitting retreat hosted by Megan and Amy of the Stockinette Zombies podcast. The market will be free admission and open to the public from 1-3PM.

  • Super Super Knitogether 2017

    Scarritt-Bennett Center, 1008 19th Ave S

    Nashville, TN

    Jul 22

    Knitting retreat and vendor market.

Shop policies

Last updated on January 7, 2017
Welcome to Whimzee Stitches Designs where I create handmade fabric project bags and accessories for knitting crochet and fiber crafts.

Accepted payment methods

  • Pay with Visa
  • Pay with Master Card
  • Pay with American Express
  • Pay with Discover
  • Pay with PayPal
  • Buy with Apple Pay
  • Pay with Sofort
  • Pay with iDeal
  • Accepts Etsy gift cards
I only accept Direct Checkout and Paypal in my shop. All custom orders and requests require pre-payment before your products are created. No coupons or discounts on custom order requests. Shipment of orders will not take place until payment has been received and cleared.
All orders are shipped in a flat poly-sack via first class mail in the United States. Any special shipping costs over the original shipping cost will be added to the cost of the order.

All ready-to-ship items are packaged and shipped within 2-3 business days from the date of your order. No shipments are made on Sundays and observed USPS holidays. Pre-order items will ship according to the timeline stated in the listing. Custom orders will be shipped upon completion of the order which will be approximately 10 to 15 business days after your full payment for the custom order.

Return shipments because of incomplete addresses will be reshipped but you will be required to pay for the reshipment fee to you. Please be aware of the shipping address used in your Etsy account and double check for correctness.

International shipping will be shipped First Class International unless asked and paid for otherwise. All duties and associated fees for International buyers are the responsibility of the buyer. Delivery Confirmation cannot be added to First Class International mail. I will however be able to provide you the US Customs number. Due to changes in post office policy, I'll only be shipping International orders out once per week.
Refunds and Exchanges
I put a lot of love and care into my items and I hope that you love them when you receive them. If you are unhappy with your item, you may contact me. On a case to case basis you may return it to me unused, and undamaged for a refund (less shipping) within 7 days of receiving it. You are responsible for shipping cost for the returned item. Items lost or damaged by the US Postal service will not be refunded but item can be exchanged for a similar item with proof of loss from the carrier.
Additional policies and FAQs
All project bags are made with quality quilting fabrics, stabilizers and clear vinyl. Bags are handmade and sewn in my smoke-free home sewing studio located in New Orleans. (NOTE: I do my best to keep my 2 indoor cats out of my sewing studio, but sometimes, they do find their way in to take an afternoon nap)