Meet Our Staff
We plan to this year introduce the whole team to you all a couple of members at a time. This month we would like to introduce Lucy and Tal.
Name: Lucy (pictured left)
Store: Morris & Sons Sydney Store Manager
Favourite in store product: Anything Manos!
Favourite pattern: Honey Cable Cowl.
Favourite craft: At the moment knitting, but don’t mind a bit of sewing.
Current project: Currently working on two, a scrap granny square jumper and beanies for my Dad.
How long have you worked for Morris and Sons: 2 and a bit years.
What is your craft history (who taught/inspired you?): I asked my Mum to teach me to knit when I was around 16, I think because I saw Ginger Spice knitting in a magazine and I thought that was cool!
Any other facts you would like to share with our customers: Half of knitting is ripping back.
Name: Tal (pictured right)
Store: The Granny Square Newtown Manager
Favourite in store product: Avalon Cotton.
Favourite pattern: Enmore Cowl.
Favourite craft: Crochet .
Favourite piece you have made: Granny square blanket in 4ply Avalon Cotton in aqua and bright colours from the Mollie Makes Crochet book.
Current project: Morris & Son's granny square baby blanket for shop sample.
How long have you worked for Morris and Sons: About 10 years.
What is your craft history (who taught/inspired you?): I have always loved creating from a very young age but living and working in a tapestry shop from the age of 14 and being around Mum and Dad who were always painting or crafting, helped a lot.
Any other facts you would like to share with our customers: Using good tools e.g. Clover crochet hooks and Knit Pro needles makes crochet and knitting much more enjoyable