Blog — An Intern's Point of View

My Last Day!

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Well, I have come to the end of my time here in Big Bear. Tomorrow I will be heading north to the Bay Area, where my family is anxiously awaiting my return! I have been fortunate to meet a lot of really great people while I have been here, and I won’t forget that. It […]

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Los Angeles Garment District

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I spent yesterday with Gena and Diane in the Garment District of LA. It spans several city blocks and is pretty much packed with shops, merchandise, and things to look at. I didn’t know quite what to expect going there, but now I know that we saw just a small fraction of what was offered […]

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Japanese Delights

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Since I have been working at the Yarn Designers Boutique, I have learned a lot about different styles of knitting and crocheting, as well as the many different projects that our customers enjoy doing. Looking through the shop’s binders of free patterns has gotten me interested in searching for patterns and ideas online, too. I’ve […]

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A New Skill

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In the last week or so I have been working with something completely new to me. I don’t have much quilting experience (none, really), so I was a bit confused by the concept of the Accuquilt Go fabric cutter. Once I had it in front of me, though, I saw it is a pretty cool […]

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My First Project!

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My first week in Big Bear is coming to a close and it has been nothing short of beautiful, educational, and just what I needed to dive into after graduation. I have gotten to help out in the shop by learning the cash register system and stocking freight that has come in. In addition, a […]

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