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Las Vegas Review Journal Article

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Las Vegas Review Journal Article

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Posted August 22, 2016 - 11:49am Unraveling the craft of businessMerri Medley, left, and owner Cassandra Bartlett pose for a photo at the Mirage Fiber Arts store in Las Vegas. Jerry Henkel/Las Vegas Review-Journal) image
By ANN FRIEDMAN LAS VEGAS BUSINESS PRESS Just over a month ago, Cassandra Bartlett traded in the more than 15 years she’s spent at investment firms across the country in pursuit of her dream of opening up a yarn shop. And the former Salt Lake City resident decided that Las Vegas was the perfect place for it. “I thought it was a good market to have the business in and I fell in love with the city,” Bartlett said of Las Vegas. “It’s an unsaturated market for yarn shops and there are a lot of crafters here.” Before relocating to Las Vegas, Bartlett and her family spent weekends searching for the perfect location. “I started working with yarn companies while I was in Salt Lake City to open accounts, place orders and plan shipments before we moved here,” she said. “When I got here…

Friends Of Parkinson's Support Group "CHAIN OF LIFE" Activity with Merri...

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Kudos to all of the amazing ladies and gentlemen of the Friends Of Parkinson's Support Group! We finger crocheted a Chain Of Life bracelet and recreated our life story.  Many thanks to the phenomenal Ms. Charmaine Lee for the invite! Many thanks to The Art of Crochets Project's sponsor,  Kimbrell Enterprise! Click this link KIMBRELL ENTERPRISE LINK
The Art of Crochet Project is made possible through The Energy and Arts Church of Healing, a local non profit that's helping to strengthen our communities.