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Hi ☼ ,
welcome to my shop!
haubenmeise.etsy.com

My name is Katrin. I have been crafting with a variety of materials since I was 5 years old. My Grandma tought me how to crochet. At that time I crocheted thousands of chain stitches and stretched them all over my grandparents house. At 13 my Mum bought me my first sewing machine. At present I mostly do upcycling & knitting and I create my designs out of recycling materials and findings. "One man’s trash is an other man’s treasure"
I worked as an art assistant for 15 years and I have a degree for fashion and design. During my work as a key account manager for an advertising agency I never stopped creating fashion, accessoires, jewellery etc.
I got my MSc degree in December 2011. During times I do not create new stuff I do lots of outdoor activity such as climbing, ski touring,…

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  • Female
  • Born on December 8
  • Joined February 11, 2011

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recycled materials, upcycled materials, reclaimed reused repurposed materials, findings, plarn, billboard, recycled aluminum, yarn, wool

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About

Hi ☼ ,
welcome to my shop!
haubenmeise.etsy.com

My name is Katrin. I have been crafting with a variety of materials since I was 5 years old. My Grandma tought me how to crochet. At that time I crocheted thousands of chain stitches and stretched them all over my grandparents house. At 13 my Mum bought me my first sewing machine. At present I mostly do upcycling & knitting and I create my designs out of recycling materials and findings. "One man’s trash is an other man’s treasure"
I worked as an art assistant for 15 years and I have a degree for fashion and design. During my work as a key account manager for an advertising agency I never stopped creating fashion, accessoires, jewellery etc.
I got my MSc degree in December 2011. During times I do not create new stuff I do lots of outdoor activity such as climbing, ski touring, snowboarding, running, etc. I look after my family, a great companion and two gorgeous sons. One aged 17, one 4.

For anyone from Austria/Vienna interested in my products please step by
"grüne mischung" and have a look at:
http://www.gruenemischung.at

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Like Theodore Roosevelt used to say:
☼ I do what I can, with what I have, where I am ☼



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