Happy Valentine’s Day

Happy Valentine’s Day from Distaff&Spindle To purchase please send me a direct message. Baskets are available for pick-up or hand-delivery in Winnipeg and surrounding areas only.  

What’s in Stock: February 2018

While we don’t have an online ‘shop’ per se, I have recently been invited to a few home-hosted-events with an assortment of stock in tow. Attendees can view the selection online, which i will continue to add to in the coming days. If you let me (or the host) know your preferences from the photos…

December 2017 Basket Stock Sample

We’re gearing up for the first ‘official’ Christmas sale of the 2017 season in Landmark, Manitoba. See the ad at the bottom of this post for those details. We’ve got hundreds of baskets this time around, which means no limits on number of baskets you can purchase at a time, unlike previous sales where the…

Christmas Sale

I’m setting up shop one more time before departure in Lorette at their Christmas Craft Market which takes place: Saturday, December 5th starting at 10am until about 3 (i wont be there until three, i’m pretty sure, so come before then!) at the College Lorette Collegiate. Mostly I’m thrilled to get increased exposure for Distaff (and, more especially,…

Tableware

The Distaff&Spindle 2015 stock is still on sale, out of my home at 142 2nd Street East. Please pass by to take a look at what we’ve got. It’s a great place to do some Christmas shopping, especially if you’re shopping for your wife!! 😉 Look for the ‘OPEN’ sign up in the window which…

Sale Event 2015

Jewelry Table Distaff & Spindle hosted its 3rd bi-annual sale this last weekend. This year we hosted in a bigger venue with a larger audience and presentation. It was a lovely evening thanks mostly to all the help i received from a woman exceptionally skilled at staging stock and putting on a classy event! Basket…

Vanilla Beans

I’ve had many inquiries about vanilla beans. There will be some at the sale tomorrow morning. (see previous post: Sale Poster, for the deets) We’ve just finished weighing them out into 50 gram packets, with a few left over for individual bean purchase. There will also be some old beans available at a discounted price….

Tortillas

This is Madame Pauline. She is a long time house-helper of MAF and other missionary families here in the Ivato area. When we first arrived in Mada, Pauline was our daily house-helper. Our firstborn grew up under her care and whenever she returns to our house to make tortillas they have a good chat. She…