Spotlight on...Ayla's Originals International Bead Bazaar9:00 AM
Once upon a dreary, confining Illinois winter, Ayla found herself at a crossroads in her life; she was bored with her career, recovering from a divorce. She wandered into a store and selected two art kits to occupy her weekend: one for pottery and one for jewelry making. At home, she randomly chose to try the beading kit first and immediately fell in love. On her lunch hour on Monday, she discovered her first bead store. The pottery kit never found its way out of the box.