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April 30, 2024
Rosemont, IL

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center


A full-day conference for heart-led fiber business owners who are ready to create more profit with purpose.


Growth isn't always linear, but it IS achievable.

Making More is designed to give you the tools you need to scale your business.

On Tuesday, April 30th, you can expect...


(in CST)

9am - 11am 

Morning Workshops 

(choose one of four options)

11am - 1pm

Break for Lunch

1pm - 3pm

Collaborative Scaling Sessions

(small groups)

3:30pm - 5pm

Large Group Design Thinking

5pm - 7pm

Break for Dinner

7pm - 9pm

Evening Mixer

(Ventanas at Hyatt Regency O'Hare)


Meet the Instructors


Toni Lipsey
TL Yarn Crafts


Less Likes, More Sales - Marketing Beyond Social Media

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Laura Zander
Jimmy Beans Wool


Navigating Numbers: Turning Blind Spots into Bright Decisions for Your Business

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Jeanne Carver
Shaniko Wool Company


Collective Growth: Small Business Success through Partnerships


Ali Osterholz
Explorer Knits & Fibers


Intentional Growth Despite Fear: Creating a Team that Works for You

Meet theInstructors


Who is this event for?

Making More is specifically for fiber business owners who have hit a point in their businesses where they know they need to take a larger step towards growth but aren't sure what might be the best path forward.

How many tickets are available?

In total, 80 tickets will be available for sale. For each morning workshop, only 20 seats are available, to keep class sizes small and interactive. When you go to purchase your ticket, you will be able to elect the workshop of your choice.

What's included with my ticket?

You'll receive access to one of the four morning workshops and the remainder of all the activities throughout the rest of the program.  You also will receive a free ticket to access the exhibitor hall at h+h Americas from May 1st - 4th.

Are any discounts available?

Discounted tickets are available to all Fiber Business Collective members. If you'd like to join the Fiber Business Collective, you can sign up here, and then come back to purchase your ticket at the member rate.

Are any meals offered?

While we are not offering meals during Making More, the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center is within walking distance of many options that you can choose from for both lunch and dinner. Your badge will also get you access to dining discounts at various restaurants listed here.

What kind of lodging is nearby?

There are many hotels within walking distance of the Convention Center! As you will receive a free ticket to the exhibitor hall at h+h Americas with your registration, you can utilize the h+h discounts available to their attendees.

My business is interested in sponsoring this event. Where can I get more info?

If your business would like to be a sponsor of Making More, please email Anastasia Williams directly at


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