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canton shawls

My Love Affair with Antique Canton Shawls

I was coming of age in Michigan in the 1960’s. At age 14, I won a ticket to see the Beatles on their first world tour, and courtesy of our local radio station took the bus with a load of screaming teenagers to Detroit, where we saw them at Olympia Stadium. I say that we [...]
jill garber

Living with a Purpose

The only thing I ever wanted to be in my life was a designer. I created my first product to sell when I was about seven years old and in my play clothes and rhinestone necklace, I went door to door selling my hand made sewing baskets down the streets of our neighborhood.