Come one, come all, to Park Slope tonight for the Desk Set’s Writer/Reader Mingle and Book Swap! (And if you were, like me, sick last week and had to miss Maura Madden’s CrafterHours, then here’s a second chance for you to talk craft with her.) Here are the details from the Desk
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Here I am, wearing my newly crocheted Cold Shoulders capelet. The pattern’s by Laurie Rossbach, and it’s available in Debbie Stoller’s Stitch ‘n Bitch Crochet: The Happy Hooker. This is the largest item I’ve made by crochet so far, and I had a blast making it.
I also had fun wearing it on
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Calling all sock monkey fans! Fresh Art‘s annual fundraiser, The Sock Monkey Fiesta, is just around the corner (the evening of June 5th), and this little guy will be one of dozens of one-of-a-kind handmade sock monkeys up for sale:
I finished him up last week at the sock monkey sewing circle run by
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