Barbli Noel's Profile
I started making hats for my own children when I couldn't find what I wanted, (or what they needed), I would buy the yarn and begin to "sculpt". As we would walk through malls, stand in line at the grocery store or even visit Santa at a local tree farm - people would ask them where they got their hats. They would point to me and say "My mom made it." I was then asked where I sold them.
After years of fine art, owning an art gallery and studying & working in interior design - I found myself frantically crocheting hats for a local show. Exposure led to more shows and many custom orders.
I take pride in not using any commercially available patterns and prefer to create my own and let the yarn lead me. I have many "test" children in my neighborhood. They are subject to my newest creations and it's a hoot to see them gather at the…
- Born on April 4
- Joined August 11, 2009
- Barbli Noel
- East Hampton, CT, United States