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Creating a Beautiful, Successful Business Over Fifteen Years

Jennifer Angerame of Wilton, Connecticut by way of Dallas, Texas, has created a beautiful business called “Southern Yankee.” She creates one-of-a-kind clothing for children and gift items too. I was first drawn to her because she was adorning “onesies” for babies, adding a vintage hanky to them to make a flouncey skirt. This speaks to Read more…

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The World Leader in Sailmaking

Where is the leading company for sailmaking in the world, especially when it comes to racing? Milford, Connecticut that’s where. I had you on that didn’t I? There is so much in Connecticut, discovering it all is great fun. The company is called North Sails and it’s just one division of a hugely diversified company Read more…

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Daniela Vlad~CT Fashion Designer

Daniela Vlad’s arrival to the United States from Romania would read like a novel, but suffice it to say that she landed here after incredible hard work and under incredibly difficult circumstances. This thirty-six year old woman from Bucharest arrived in Connecticut in 2001 and in a very short time has gotten her name on Read more…

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Fiber Art Taken To A Whole New Level

This is quilting and then some. Linda Zimmerman of Madison, Connecticut has found her passion, and she calls it “quilted art.” This is not your scenario of a bunch of gals quilting together, this is something she creates on her own. She mixes and matches all kinds of fabric, some of which she even manipulates Read more…

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