MarfDaze’s Black Friday Etsy Shopping Suggestions

By Martha Michaela Hutchman Brown
aka Marf

Whimsy. It’s what I love.

Many times I’ll buy fabric simply because I:

a.)  Can’t believe somebody drew that goofy, goofy thing.


b.) Can’t believe that they committed that goofy thing to quilt-weight cotton posterity.

Like this:


Because cats watching a scary movie!

What I superlove is the knitting cat. Because a movie audience isn’t complete without a random knitter. (An aside: A few weeks ago I saw a lady knitting while powerwalking past the Haverford Township Free Library. Is knittercise a thing now?) Continue reading

I sound my geeky YAWP over the roofs of the world!

By Martha Michaela Hutchman Brown
aka Marf

I’m a late-blooming geek.

In my 20s and 30s, through the magic of Netflix, I watched and loved all the updated Star Trek TV shows, X-Files, Battlestar Galactica, Buffy and Angel. I’d obsess. I’d theorize. Fringe and Lost were appointment TV.

But not Doctor Who. I just couldn’t watch Doctor Who.
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