Manahoana from Madagascar!

Originally posted on write.what.you.see:
Dear Josh, It’s been just over a week that i’ve been back in Madagascar. There was a bit of a snaffu with Ethiopian Airways… or rather, it was partly my fault for not paying attention to the minute cues they sort of give as to when to board…

Shopping Trip, Winter Markets

  More New Stock and Upcoming Winter Market Schedule I am going back to Madagascar! I returned to the Great Red Island mid-October until the beginning of November for a 3-week stock-shopping and photo/video/story gathering trip. It was my hope to return with as many new pieces as i could cram into my luggage, to…

Summer Sales

It’s summer in the City! Distaff&Spindle will be set up with baskets, tableware, tin-can bikes, hanging star ornaments, and drift-seed jewelry at these events: Winnipeg Night Market May 25+26 at the Forks Festival Field and Stage 5:00-11:00pm. I hear there will be DJ and dancing, food trucks, and many other vendors. πŸ™‚ This is our…

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…

Stocking up

I got a call last night from a man from the Digue market telling me that my box was ready for pick up, so I spent a few hours there today picking up my order and doing some Distaff stock shopping. It’s a tough job. ha. Actually, it is a bit tricky at times knowing…