Happy Mother’s Day!

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Just over a month ago my mom moved back to Nicaragua but before she left she got rid of a lot of things. Among all the clothing and books and random kitsch (I am the happy owner of Matryoshkas, whimsical pencil sharpeners, and a pumpkin-shaped candy dish, among other things) my mom gave me things […]

DIY Felt Cat Brooch ~ An Experiment

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As a crafter experimenting is something I do often. Sometimes the experiments are a success and sometimes I fail…or I end up somewhere in between where the outcome isn’t exactly what I had imagined but the results are just as rewarding. This cat brooch falls under the “somewhere in between” category – originally I was going […]