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Merri Monsters was dreamed up by Merriellen ZoBell from the Slocan Valley, B.C. At home with her young daughter, she returned to her childhood love of crafting. She was influenced by her mother who was extremely talented with creating all sorts of children's toys. She would attend many craft fairs with her while growing up.

Merri Monsters came to her one night in a dream. She woke up, dusted off her mother's old sewing machine and started ripping up her daughters baby clothes. This inspired Merriellen to use recycled clothing. While growing up on a farm her mother Ellen ZoBell, taught the family the importance of recycling, and also brought "Kids for saving Earth" program to Raymond Alberta (the small town where they are from).

Merri Monsters were also inspired by her 2 year old daughter Cheyenne who is a Merri Monster herself. Using the Moby…

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  • Female
  • Born on July 28
  • Joined February 25, 2010

Favorite materials

Wool Sweaters, fleece tops, buttons

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About

Merri Monsters was dreamed up by Merriellen ZoBell from the Slocan Valley, B.C. At home with her young daughter, she returned to her childhood love of crafting. She was influenced by her mother who was extremely talented with creating all sorts of children's toys. She would attend many craft fairs with her while growing up.

Merri Monsters came to her one night in a dream. She woke up, dusted off her mother's old sewing machine and started ripping up her daughters baby clothes. This inspired Merriellen to use recycled clothing. While growing up on a farm her mother Ellen ZoBell, taught the family the importance of recycling, and also brought "Kids for saving Earth" program to Raymond Alberta (the small town where they are from).

Merri Monsters were also inspired by her 2 year old daughter Cheyenne who is a Merri Monster herself. Using the Moby wrap daily to carry baby Cheyenne gave her the idea to pouch a baby on the Mama Monsters back.

Today Merri Monsters are sold at the Craft Connection in Nelson B.C and Etsy.com.

Merri not Scary!

Please check out merrimonsters.com.

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