Crocheted Cotton Dishcloths to Brighten Your Kitchen.

Mauston, Wisconsin · 567 Sales


Crocheted Cotton Dishcloths to Brighten Your Kitchen.

Mauston, Wisconsin 567 Sales On Etsy since 2009

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Karen Sherwood

Karen Sherwood on Jan 25, 2016

5 out of 5 stars

Michelle at Wrens Nest Creations puts out a fantastic product! The dishcloths are of high quality and expertly crafted. My order arrived promptly and the best thing is they are packaged so attractively. I bought a set for a gift and a set for myself. I wouldn't hesitate to order again! Thank you!

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My husband’s grandmother used to knit piles of dishcloths and hand them out at Christmas to all the grandkids and cousins every year.
After she passed away, there was no one else in the family who made them. I had no real luck learning to knit, but I can crochet some. So I started making them for my own home, and then for family, and then just kept on going from there, until it became this!

I love making the bright, modern, fun color combinations. Just because an item is functional, doesn't mean it can't also be fun and attractive. I mean, it's something that you'll be using everyday, it should bring some joy when you do, right?
And it has to be well made, because if it can't stand up to being used every day, what's the point? Any product I offer in my shop has been time tested in my own home before I even feel comfortable offering it to others.

My crafting habits runs the full spectrum of the rainbow, and just depends on where the inspiration takes me. One day it might be simple chic couture, and the next, off the wall neon explosion. Creation is about the journey, not the destination. And I embrace the journey wholeheartedly.

Much like my crafting, my own personal style runs a bit wild as well.I'm sassy, and sarcastic. I'd drop everything to help someone in need.My hair color changes every few months. I collect the My Little Ponies from my youth as a child of the 80's. I lean toward vintage-inspired pin up fashion. I'm more than a bit of a dork. I love the natural sciences. And hiking, and photography. I'd rather watch an action movie than a rom com. My home goes from persimmon walls and boho color pops with an asian inspired twist , to country farmhouse, to luscious boudoir, and back again. I spoil my dogs rotten. I prefer rum over wine. I garden, and preserve what I grow for later use. I love sushi, and campfires in the backyard under the stars. I rarely sit still. I have WAAAAY to much yarn, and not enough yarn. Or beads. I need more beads.

Live a little, laugh a lot, and love unconditionally. Say what you mean, and mean what you say. Be your true self always. Life is too short to take yourself too seriously.


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  • Michelle

    Owner, Maker, Designer, Curator, Dog Wrangler, Yarn Harlot

    The Wren. Born, raised, still living in rural Wisconsin, I grew up with a strong country work ethic. I prefer functionality over fashion mostly, but don't think anyone should ever take themselves too seriously. Have fun. Be yourself. Live happy!

  • Suki

    Minister Of Design

    *woofyodelbark* (Loosely translated, I believe that means, Rub mah belly. Or give me a cookie. I think either will work.)

  • Cinder

    Quality Control Expert, Task Master

    Like any good supervisor, my job is to nap, and occasionally act like I'm in charge.

  • Nooka

    Sidekick, Security Loss Prevention

    One bad motherpuppy. Don't mess with a chi-mix rockin' the faux-hawk. She might lick you to death, and believe me, her area effect breath weapon is DEADLY!

  • Oger

    Hobby Tolerator, Assistant Color Picker, Husband

    Some of those crazy color combos? Blame him! :)

Shop policies

Last updated on January 5, 2013
Welcome to the Wrens Nest. Beautiful colors, textures and patterns coupled with country practicality.

I'm a very "get your hands dirty" kind of person, and I enjoy creating things that are both pretty and practical. A beautiful item may be nice to look at, but it it can't handle the rigors of being used for it's intended purpose, then what point does it serve? I stand behind my creations, and won't put up anything in my shop that doesn't meet my own standards for durability and craftsmanship.

I tend to find my creative inspiration sparked by the pattern of a bead, or the play of color in a yarn. I like letting the materials tell me where to go with a design.

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We currently accept Paypal and Direct Checkout!
Most orders will be shipped via USPS first class mail. Orders totaling over $50 will be upgraded to Priority Mail.

Orders normally ship within 3 business days (Mon-Fri) of purchase.
Domestic orders within the US allow 4-7 days for delivery. International orders allow a minimum of 7-14 days for delivery, depending on location.

Upgraded shipping is always available. Please message me if you would like to upgrade your shipping option!

International orders will be declared as merchandise and for actual value of the item(s) purchased. Any duty or custom fees charged or owed upon delivery to destination location are the buyers responsibility.
Refunds and Exchanges
If an item fails to meet your expectations and is in like new (unused, in the case of wash cloths) condition, or breaks, within the first week, I will repair and/or replace the item or refund your purchase upon return of the item (return shipping cost is the responsibility of the buyer).

I reserve the right to ask for pictures of any claimed damage or product failure, to determine which course of action to take to make your transaction a positive experience.
Additional policies and FAQs
The item you see in the listing pictures may not be exact item you will receive. Yarn dye lots and variegation patterns may vary.

Color combos not currently for sale in my shop but seen in my sold items may be available to be made to order. Please send me a convo if you see a color you'd like!

Custom orders are also available! If you need a set of cloths in purple with orange stripes to match your bathroom decor (or whatever colors you may need), several matching sets, or a mismatched set, please feel free to contact me. I am more than happy to work with you!