After two of our handmade, 100% reuse candles sold first thing this morning, we decided to fire up the wax and make more. This new batch has been poured into antique typewriter ribbon tins that arrived at the shop missing their lids… These would be sweet as hostess gifts and stocking stuffers. Any (faint) scent…

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The #jrshopkeeper kept it real tonight– prepping a shelter (complete with sleeping mat and a welcome note) outside the shop, and then offering a carefully prepared and heartfelt speech (complete with audience engagement) to a roomful of people during our fourth birthday celebration this evening… #proudmama #shoplife #innovation #sherockedit

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“Nietzsche was the one who did the job for me. At a certain moment in his life, the idea came to him of what he called ‘the love of your fate’. Whatever your fate is, whatever the hell happens, you say, ‘This is what I need.’ It may look like a wreck, but go at…

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We’ve spent the last week getting our back-of-house zones ready for both a crazy-fun holiday season and to support more in-house (re)making and (re)manufacturing… In order to have working space and storage for raw materials and a system that enables more than one or two people to find project supplies (and more than one or…

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