A Stress-Free Guide for How to Knit with Ribbon Yarn

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014 in Knitting |

It's likely you've seen this new kid in town at your local yarn store. Ribbon yarn has been popping up all over the place, making knitters wonder: what's so great about knitting with ribbon yarn? Is there a trick for how to knit with ribbon yarn? Nope, no tricks here! But there are a few tips to follow to get the most out of this novelty yarn. Read more

Craftsy Member Photo of the Week: A Sunrise

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014 in Photography |

We love to show off our member's work! View this week's featured project photo of a beautiful sunrise in Lee Metcalf National Park! Read more

Getting the Feel for Yarn Felting

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting |

Felted knitting is an amazing transformation. It is wonderful to see your big, floppy, knitted piece transform into something smaller and with definite shape. If you've never tried yarn felting before, here are some tips and few patterns to get you started. Read more

Throughly Modern Bride: Inspiring Modern Cakes Designs

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014 in Cake Decorating |

Clean, simple, chic and modern are the newest trends in wedding cakes and we love it! Brides are opting for simple over traditional, so we have gathered some of our favorite modern cakes to inspire you. Use these designs to get the creative juices flowering so you can create your own cakes, perfect for a modern bride! Read more

10 Creative Things To Do With Rhubarb (Other Than Pie)

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

We all know and love rhubarb pie, but you can do so much more with this delicious stalk! We've rounded up ten of the best inspiring recipe ideas for you use rhubarb. From cocktails to ice cream, it's going to be tough to pick just one! Read more

Copycat Cloths: How to Make a Pattern From A Piece of Clothing

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

Just like Goldilocks, we all have at least one garment that is "just right." Well, did you know you can recreate an existing garment by making a pattern from the original? Copying an existing garment works for anything, from knit shirts to jackets to your favorite denim jeans. Here are a few tips on copying your existing garments! Read more

Celebrate Sewing With 9 Delightful Spool Quilt Patterns and Projects

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014 in Quilting |

We all know a spools of thread is a quilting necessity, right there with fabric and batting. But have you ever though about spools as an inspiration for your quilt's design? Here's a collection of are nine delightful spool quilt patterns and projects to inspire you to sew your own spool quilt! Read more