Author Archives: clln

About clln

I'm a crafty lady living in Rhode Island.

Let’s Talk About My Beaver

Well, I am Canadian, so it was only a matter of time before I tried making a beaver. Just like a real beaver, this one looks slightly terrifying up close (but only slightly.) I think I made the teeth too … Continue reading

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Siamese/Himalayan Cat

After making two custom orders for Siamese flat cats, I realized that it was time I offered them regularly! So here it is, a flat cat with the signature dark face of a Siamese or Himalayan cat. Perfect for fans … Continue reading

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Jewelry Tutorials

I neglected this blog for a while, I’ll admit it, but it’s because I was writing for other sites. I even wrote a couple of DIY jewelry tutorials for a site called StyleQuirk, so here they are: The first is … Continue reading

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Sad Sperm

I recently made a really fun custom order and I had to share it: the sad sperm. When an Etsy user first asked me to put X’s for eyes and a frowny face on one of my crocheted sperm, I … Continue reading

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I Made a Skirt of Which I’m Not Ashamed

I’d had my eye on this Etsy Labs tutorial for a one-hour skirt by Brett Bara for a while and I finally did it. I made myself a skirt. Not just any skirt, but a skirt I could see myself … Continue reading

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It’sa Me, Marrrrio, Hiding a Hole in de Wall

We recently renovated an unused room in our basement and turned it into a man cave for the hubs. While working on it, we came face-to-face with the odd choices made by the former owners during previous renovations. I’m talking … Continue reading

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This Opossum Is More Athletic Than I Am

I’m going to admit it, I don’t find opossums very cute, but this video is warming me up to them. Here’s Ratatouille, the Snowboarding Opossum. Maybe it’s the sweater? Add a sweater to any creature and it automatically gets an … Continue reading

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I Need to Pamper These Cats with Etsy Items

Now that I have cats, I think I’m going to have to buy them something from Pampered Whiskers on Etsy. I can’t wait to see them look pissed off at me in a sassy sombrero or bunny ears.

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Adding Cat Nip to Crochet

Being an avid crocheter and a new cat owner, I wanted to combine my interests and make my furry friends some cat toys. I’ve already got the amigurumi down, but adding cat nip to a small crochet project broke new … Continue reading

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The Bunnies Have Arrived!

In the shop, I mean. The bunnies have finally made it to my Etsy shop. I’ve been hard at work making bunnies like rabbits, as you can see from the photo, so there will more more colors listed soon. Find … Continue reading

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