Gretchen Dawley has landed herself in LA by way of North Dakota and making waves in the bridal industry with her Havana inspired gowns. Her strong work ethic is thanks to the hours driving the grain cart for her dad, and her creativity comes from her mother. One of her favorite moments as a child […]
Cultivating Makers & Creators: Celebrating the Grand Opening of COCO Crafted Colorado Collective has walked a fascinating journey since it first began as a dream just a little over three years ago. Since our launch, we have been an online magazine and a print publication, and in 2017 we will be redoubling our efforts in […]
On Saturday afternoons a storefront in Historic Depot Square echoes with the whir of sewing machines, the hiss of irons, the rush of passing trains and the joyful sound of laughter. In the year since its grand opening last April, the owners of Stitch Studio have created a community of sewers in their 20s and 30s on the western edge of downtown Colorado Springs.
Ryan Kulp is a husband, new father, and maker. What started as a Christmas card project while he was living in Austin, TX, eventually became Stitch+Saw, the moniker under which Ryan now makes cross-stitched pendants, greeting cards, prints, and other jewelry from his home in Colorado Springs. Part of the resurgence of young couples moving […]