Name: Shelley Christner
Occupation, location: co-owner of The DIME Store, designer and creative director of Home Again, Home Again
Website: dimehandmade.com and jiggetyjog.com
Birth date and place: March 10, Dallas
Family: husband, Vaughan; children, Nancy, 26; Stiles, 24; and Callie Shea, 22
The one thing I enjoy most about my work is: connecting with makers and customers.
My business philosophy is: do what you love, love what you do.
If I could, I’d be a: I’m happy just being me.
I’m so sick of: impatient drivers.
The four guests at my fantasy dinner party would be: my mother, my grandmother, “Bigmom,” Ruth Bell Graham and Corrie ten Boom.
My hobbies are: Decorating, gardening, cooking, hiking and traveling.
The last book I read was: The Greatest Gift by Ann Voskamp.
I wish I knew how to: draw and paint.
My worst habit is: overthinking things.
Nobody knows I: have an engineering degree.
The person I most admire is: my husband, Vaughan.
My guilty pleasure is: chocolate macaroons from Ravelin.
I drive a: Subaru Forester
I’d like to be driving an: Audi A4 Cabriolet
My favorite restaurant is: Hannah’s Off the Square
I’m happiest when: I’m with all of my family.
I regret: that I was not able to go to art school when I was young.
If I won the lottery, here’s what I’d do just for me: Spend a month or more in Hawaii.
If I could change one thing about Denton, it would be: to have all three of my children living within its confines.
When I retire I plan to: spend summers in Colorado, travel and play with my grandbabies.
Community activities: member of Denton Main Street Association, advisory board member of SCRAP Denton and member of Denton Bible Church.