Worry Monsters

It’s been a stressful time, the last few weeks, not least because of moving several hundred miles. I read somewhere that moving house can be one of the most stressful things a person can do.

Fortunately the rhythm and relative simplicity of crochet – and the counting – makes it wonderfully soothing to troubled minds. Or at least for mine.

And I was given a copy of Edward’s Imaginarium as a belated Christmas present. You know small children’s flip books where you mix and match body parts? Like that, with crochet patterns so you can mix and match your own monsters. I’ve had it on my wishlist since I found it…

Which means I’m being busy making my Worry Monsters. Like those worry dolls who take away your worries.

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And because this isn’t for a child, I feel comfortable using buttons for eyes. I just have to choose which of my collection to use…

2 thoughts on “Worry Monsters

    • I find granny squares to be the best – so easy to empty the mind with counts of three!
      Thank you, yes, it went quite smoothly. Only a couple of boxes left to sort…

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