Dude, I’m going to Alt. Are you?

by Alicia on January 16, 2013

(testing out part of our display) Hiya! Things in WhimseyboxHQ are getting crazy as I’m just back from CHA (photo recap here) and now we’re getting ready to pack up and head to Alt Summit in SLC! Bri, Rachel and I will be out there because Whimseybox is a sponsor of this awesome event. We’re […]


(Right before the show opened) Don’t actually kill them. I’ve been listening to too much AWOLNATION. Last weekend I got to spend some time around some of my creative ‘heroes’ at Craft and Hobby Association tradeshow. It’s kind of a weird feeling when the Internet comes to life like that! Designers, bloggers and personalities I […]


CHA + more cool stuff

by Alicia on January 11, 2013

(my view. nice, but it’s colder here than I expected!) What a whirlwind this week has been! It was full of web host problems (ugh), Quickbooks (triple ugh) and Alt prep (hooray!). Now I’m out in Anaheim for the Craft + Hobby tradeshow – can’t wait to see that great new creative stuff coming out […]

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The Craft and Hobby Show via Malibu

by Alicia on July 26, 2012

Wait, was the Craft and Hobby Show (CHA) in Malibu, CA? No, it was right here in Chicago, but the nice people at GM offered to loan me a Chevy Malibu to drive around for a little while, and the week of CHA was the perfect opportunity. I’m spending the summer without a car here […]

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OMG CHA and The Week That Was–January 27, 2012

by Alicia on January 27, 2012

I’m about to head out to Anaheim for CHA, the Craft and Hobby Association tradeshow. While I feel like the last year has been a whirlwind of tradeshows and conventions this will be my first CHA and I’m psyched! I’ve packed all of my flat shoes and charged all of my batteries – I’ll share […]