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A One Woman Handbag Dynamo in Killingworth

  Annette Cook of Killingworth, Connecticut means business behind her 1920’s industrial Singer sewing machine, she’s got handbags to design and make. A few years back after she left the florist business, she was trying to figure out what to do next, she had no idea at the time what that would be, but one Read more…

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Norfolk’s Artisans Guild Spotlights Creatives

The Artisans Guild in Norfolk, Connecticut is showcasing talent from all over the state. This quaint town established in 1758, is a hub for creatives. Owners Kathy Williams and Vee Kausel have taken it upon themselves to open up this venue so that others will have a place to show off what they’re making in Read more…

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Where Is A Cobbler When You Need One?

In this tough economy where most of us are now thinking twice before throwing anything away, you would think that cobblers in the state would be thriving. Not so much. Why is that? Well, it turns out that so many of us are wearing such poorly made shoes because they are inexpensive that A) it’s Read more…

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