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Last updated on Oct 18, 2021

Unexpected Hobby has moved to unexpectedhobby.com. See you there!!

Clarissa Thorne

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About UnexpectedHobby

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On Etsy since 2015


Hi, there! You’ve found Unexpected Hobby…home of all the Geeky things in my Crafting world. Crafting, sewing, and embroidery knocked on my front door and barged in like a troupe of hungry (sometimes messy) Dwarves, and they’ve been with me ever since.

Always looking for beautiful things to stitch, I started creating my own stitching patterns. I’ve gravitated to the wonderful world of Cross-Stitch and Blackwork, but am always willing to try new combinations of styles to create something new and unique.

And, it should be immediately apparent, that my stitching interests orbit a fair number of Planets in the Geek Universe. Star Trek; Zombies; Dark Towers; Time Lords; Space Cowboys; Hobbits; Evil Geniuses; Good Guys; Bad Guys; Girls of all Shapes, Sizes and Cylon models…they will all find a home at Unexpected Hobby eventually!

Welcome! I hope you find your Unexpected Hobby while you’re here.

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  • Clarissa Thorne


    Rabid geeky cross-stitcher. I am the author of A Geek's Guide to Cross-Stitch: Journeys in Space, available from FanbasePress.com. I blog at UnexpectedHobby.com and talk about geeky news every week on the Fanbase Weekly podcast.

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