October 2010 Featured Crafter of the Month

The Leaky Cauldron's Crafty Witches are pleased to introduce you to our October 2010 Featured Crafter of the Month, Marian Hester (a.k.a. freshislefibers)!

Marian Hester

Marian was nominated for her incredible pattern replication skills in the realm of Harry Potter Crafting.

Marian granted the Crafty Witches a video interview about her life as a Harry Potter Crafter, and it has been uploaded to our YouTube channel. Grab a butterbeer, plop down on a comfy looking cushion, click play and enjoy!

Here is a little peek at a few of Marian's Harry Potter Crafts projects for you to enjoy:

Horcrux Socks:

Horcrux Socks

A Hedwig Illusion Dishcloth, the pattern for which can be found on The Leaky Cauldron here:

Hedwig Illusion Dishcloth

A Golden Snitch Hat, the pattern for which can be found on The Leaky Cauldron here:

Golden Snith Hat

If you'd like to check out Marian's other projects, or just learn more about this incredibly talented crafter, she can also be found on Fresh Isle Fibers, her website; or, you can keep up to date with her projects on her blog. Marian's link to her favorite Harry Potter Crafts patterns collected from all over the internet can be found here. If you are interested in her patterns, kits, and yarns you can check out her online shop here. There is also a Ravelry group for Marian's followers, Fresh Isle Fibers Fans.

Congratulations, Marian, on being our Featured Crafter of the Month for October 2010. You are a perfect representation of the talent and imagination that Harry Potter crafters exhibit!

Finding Hogwarts

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