It all started when I was 4 years old. My mom was sewing something with a bight purple cotton fabric. I knew instantly that I wanted to make a doll bedspread out of it. My mom was afraid I would hurt my fingers but finally gave in. Then my grandmother started teaching to knit when I was seven years old. It took a lot of practice but I just loved working with my hands even at such a young age. I have been creating ever since and still have all of my fingers.
When my children and then grandchildren were born I started sewing, knitting and crocheting for them. This has now evolved in making twirl skirts, embroidering on t-shirts dresses, and blouses; and knitting legwarmers for my youngest granddaughter. They are all so adorable that I could not stop making them, hence TwirlingMonkies was born.
TwirlingMonkies gives me an outlet for continuing to…
- Born on January 1
- Joined July 29, 2012