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Ever since I was young, I've been a creative person. My creativity was definitely messy and I loved to experiment with different ways of doing things. While I loved being creative and knew I wanted to support myself through it one day, I wasn't sure what to pursue.

Fast forward to adulthood, I went through a very tough struggle with anxiety. As I finally began to recover, one of the biggest principles I gained was to love myself through my flaws and have grace for myself. One day, as I was crocheting, I wondered what crocheting would look like with that principle applied. I made my first flawsome scarf right then! I combined various stitches haphazardly through the piece to create something imperfect, and I LOVED it. As an artist, I have a great love for texture, and that way of crocheting created some gorgeous textures and great visual interest. I was hooked! (pun intended.) :)…

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  • Female
  • Born on January 1
  • Joined September 21, 2010

Favorite materials

yarn, keys, metal, paint

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About

Ever since I was young, I've been a creative person. My creativity was definitely messy and I loved to experiment with different ways of doing things. While I loved being creative and knew I wanted to support myself through it one day, I wasn't sure what to pursue.

Fast forward to adulthood, I went through a very tough struggle with anxiety. As I finally began to recover, one of the biggest principles I gained was to love myself through my flaws and have grace for myself. One day, as I was crocheting, I wondered what crocheting would look like with that principle applied. I made my first flawsome scarf right then! I combined various stitches haphazardly through the piece to create something imperfect, and I LOVED it. As an artist, I have a great love for texture, and that way of crocheting created some gorgeous textures and great visual interest. I was hooked! (pun intended.) :) This led to the idea of starting an Etsy shop full of quirky and imperfect items, and here I am!

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