Sherri Haab is a best--selling author as well as an illustrator and product designer. She is the author of "The Hip Handbag Book," published in Fall 2004 by Watson--Guptill, and "Designer Style Jewelry." Her books have sold over 2.5 million copies worldwide. She lives in Springville, UT. Michelle Haab has been crafting since she was a toddler. She enjoys bright colors, loud music, making creations to accessorize her wardrobe and room, and having fun with friends. Barbara Pollak is an illustrator and painter whose work has appeared in Seventeen, Girl's Life, Fortune, and The Wall Street Journal. Her books include "Girl Stuff: A Survival Guide to Growing Up" (0--1520--2644--4). She lives in San Francisco.