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Meet the Maker: Toni Gilliard, of Eighty5 Apparel

It’s easy to lose sight of the fact that the first “makers” were handcrafters, people who took – and still take! – raw materials and turned them into tools, shelter, ¬†clothing, and decorative items. ¬†Crocheting is one of those handcrafts … Continue reading

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