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The very first seeds of M is for Monster were planted in the year 2008 AD, when Moriah grew tired of buying yet more STUFF for Christmas presents and decided to make her family presents instead. For no apparent reason that she can recall, she decided that sock monsters were definitely what she would make. She made five and they took months. Luckily, Moriah comes from a family of artists and musicians, so the sock monsters were embraced with love. But while nursing her aching fingers back to health, she vowed never to make another monster again.

Then, in 2009 AD, one of her best friends, Anne O'Neil, announced she was opening Tiburon, the Red Hook Souvenir Store (www.tiburonbrooklyn.com) in Brooklyn, NY and asked Moriah if she had anything handcrafted that could be sold. Moriah made Anne some sock monsters. They took months to make. They sold in a matter of days…

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  • Joined June 25, 2009

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socks, buttons, fabric scraps, beads

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About

The very first seeds of M is for Monster were planted in the year 2008 AD, when Moriah grew tired of buying yet more STUFF for Christmas presents and decided to make her family presents instead. For no apparent reason that she can recall, she decided that sock monsters were definitely what she would make. She made five and they took months. Luckily, Moriah comes from a family of artists and musicians, so the sock monsters were embraced with love. But while nursing her aching fingers back to health, she vowed never to make another monster again.

Then, in 2009 AD, one of her best friends, Anne O'Neil, announced she was opening Tiburon, the Red Hook Souvenir Store (www.tiburonbrooklyn.com) in Brooklyn, NY and asked Moriah if she had anything handcrafted that could be sold. Moriah made Anne some sock monsters. They took months to make. They sold in a matter of days.

Moriah went out and bought a sewing machine and the rest, as the monsters like to say, is monstory.

For more information, come check out our website:
www.misformonsters.com

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