Meet the Staff: Lisa

Lisa

    Lisa works in retail store, assisting customers and filling orders.

  • How long have you been with Nordic Needle?

    I have been here a year in March.

  • Favorite needlework technique?

    Hardanger is my favorite needlework technique. My grandmother taught me over 30 years ago. I didn’t do much then but I am getting back into it now that I am working here.

  • Favorite tool, gadget, thread, or other Nordic Needle item?

    My Ott lights are my favorite tool – I have 3 of them! The best light and one of mine has a magnifier on it so that’s the one I use the most. I couldn’t stitch without it.

Meet the Staff: Judy

Judy

    Judy works in the shipping department with primary responsibilities for customer service, rush and retail orders. She also handles wholesale shipments 2 days a week and is back up in the retail store.

  • How long have you been with Nordic Needle?

    Since 2006.

  • Favorite needlework technique?

    She enjoys cross stitch.

  • Favorite tool, gadget, thread, or other Nordic Needle item?

    The magnifier lamp (6818D).

Meet the Staff: Trish

Trish

    Trish works in the shipping department with primary responsibility for shipping foreign orders.

  • How long have you been with Nordic Needle?

    Since 2009.

  • Favorite needlework technique?

    She does Hardanger embroidery and she won the 23rd annual Needlework Jamboree hosted by Nordic Needle in 2003.

  • What is your favorite tool, gadget, thread, or other Nordic Needle item?

    My favorite tool is my new Dovo scissors because now it is like cutting butter!

Meet the Staff: Karen

Karen

    Karen works in the shipping department with the primary responsibility for wholesale and Back Order shipments.

  • How long have you been with Nordic Needle?

    Since 2006.

  • Favorite needlework technique?

    Karen does beautiful cross stitch, and has stitched each of her granddaughters a Mirabilia fairy.

  • Favorite tool, gadget, thread, or other Nordic Needle item?

    Her favorite tool is a needle minder, because she doesn’t have to search all over for dropped needles.

Meet the Staff: Carol H.

Carol

    Carol receives, opens, and distributes the incoming mail and packages. Sometimes a large number of boxes arrive on the same day and it looks like we have built a fort around her work area! In addition, Carol handles some of the retail ordering.

  • How long have you been with Nordic Needle?

    Since 1990. Almost 21 years.

  • Favorite needlework technique?

    She is a marvelous quilter and enjoys taking classes to learn even more quilting techniques.

  • What is your favorite tool, gadget, thread, or other Nordic Needle item?

    Dovo Scissors!

Meet the Staff: Cassie

Cassie
  • How long have you been with Nordic Needle?

    Since 2009, so a little over 2 years as part-time clerk in the store.

  • What is your favorite needlework technique?

    I enjoy cross-stitching because of all the fun pictures you can make with different colored thread.

  • What is your favorite tool, gadget, thread, or other Nordic Needle item and why?

    I like the scissors, because there are so many different styles and shapes they come in. It’s like there is a scissor for every personality!