Christy Goble Sits with her crochet needles and plants in the background

"It's a beautiful feeling when your passion brings smiles to people's faces."

What's the Story Behind MLG Creations?

Have you ever wondered what it takes to start a small biz? Well, let me introduce you to MLG Creations! This quirky little business, founded in 2022, is the brainchild of a talented and creative individual; Christy Goble.

Unleashing Vintage Magic at UG & Co.

At UG & Co., MLG Creations specializes in handcrafted, upcycled vintage home décor and handmade accessories. From charming crocheted purses to cozy pillows and everything in between, MLG's creations are a delightful blend of nostalgia and modern style. Each piece is lovingly made with a sprinkle of magic and a dash of whimsy.

What's the Secret Ingredient?

Now, you may be wondering, what's Christy’s favorite thing to make and sell at UG & Co.? Well, hold onto your hats (and accessories), because it's crocheted purses (you should see the strawberry purses!), pillows, accessories, hats, and basically anything else you can think of! MLG's creativity knows no bounds, and their crochet skills are off the charts.

The Joy of Creating and Spreading Happiness

Having your own small business is like having a secret superpower. When I asked Christy what they love most about it, they said, "I receive a great amount of happiness when others find joy in the things I create. I am often surprised that other people like the things I make." It's a beautiful feeling when your passion brings smiles to people's faces.

From Nurse to Creative Extraordinaire

Believe it or not, Christy’s journey to becoming a small business owner started from a completely different path. For over 25 years, she worked as a nurse, dedicating her time and energy to caring for others. Two years ago, she left a demanding position and opted for a part position that allows her to pursue her creativity and all the other things.

Who's in her crew?

Christy is a proud parent of three amazing children. And then there's the “beautiful dog”.  LOL.  This furry bundle of joy is like another child to her! I bet she spoils him with so much love, treats, and belly rubs. We all know how it is!

Oh, and let’s not forget the husband! She has been happily married for 20 years! He puts up with all of her creating and plant propagation; she has developed quite the green thumb in the last 5 years! From what I hear, she’s lost count now, but at last count, it was over 50!  He is a keeper!

So, next time you're in need of a touch of vintage charm or a whimsical accessory, look no further than MLG Creations at UG & Co. on the Lower Level. Their handcrafted treasures will transport you to a world of joy and nostalgia. Remember, life is too short for ordinary accessories!

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