Last week on our podcast, Ready, Set, Knit!, we had the pleasure of interviewing Joe Raffino, owner of Southwest Trading Company (SWTC). It was extra special because Joe had just been at the NENA show, only 45 minutes from the shop so he was able to be in-studio with us when we recorded. He had samples of the new yarns they are introducing and not only did he share info about the yarns on the podcast, but he also allowed me to photograph the items he had for the blog!
Look at those beautiful colors!
Now I have to admit something – I left my other notes on the other yarns at work! Yikes! I guess we’ll have to have SWTC part 2 tomorrow!
I hope all of you Moms had a great Mother’s Day. I had a wonderful one myself. I got to sleep in a bit, I received great gifts from the boys’ and then we went and golfed as a family. The weather was perfect and it was just a great day.
Jonathan presented me with this:
This is not your average bouquest of construction paper flowers. Look what you get when you pull each flower out of the vase:
A list of the chores he was willing to do so that I could relax on Mother’s Day. Here’s the only one that really mattered to me:
Jackson brought me this:
I particularly love #10. The reason? I did NOT get him an iPod. Dad did (sorry honey).
More SWTC tomorrow and photos of Pixie’s Babette from our Crochet-A-Long!