Sewing Upcycle: DIY Sandals from Flip-Flops

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Sewing |

Follow along with this step-by-step tutorial for turning inexpensive flip-flops into adorable, classy sandals you’ll want to wear again and again (Psst: You can even use fuzzy fabric for a DIY slipper you'll wear all winter long!). Read on!

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Can’t Get Enough of Your Herbs? Propagate Them From Cuttings!

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Gardening |

There’s just something about herbs that’s irresistible. They’re easy to grow, tasty to eat, and if you're a gardener like me, you just can’t get enough of them. Did you know you don’t have to wait until your herbs go to seed to allow them to multiply? You can clone them from cuttings just as easily and have new baby plants in a few weeks. Read on to learn how to propagate herbs from cuttings, by layering and in water!

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Add Flair to Embroidery With Hand-Embroidered Edge Stitching

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Embroidery |

Don't forget to "frame" your masterpieces! Learn how to add beautiful hand-stitched edging around your embroidery with these easy-to-learn techniques.

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Trade Your Usual Bag for a Cool Crochet Clutch Patterns

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Crocheting |

I've been obsessed with clutches lately, mostly because I love the idea of not lugging around a heavy tote that makes my back and shoulders ache. Clutches help you pare down to just the essentials, and that's part of the reason why I love them. Already know what you'll put in your clutch? Start crocheting one of these cool clutch patterns from our talented Craftsy designers!

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Cake Pop Tutorial: How to Make Balls of Yarn

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Knitting |

And whether your a cake decorator or a knitting enthusiasts, you can easily make these adorable (and delicious) balls of yarn. Let's get all tangled up with yarn ball cake pops!

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5 Quick Quilted Gift Ideas to Make Someone Special Smile

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Quilting |

Do you love to make gifts, but don't have enough time for large projects? The quilter in you will breathe a sign of relief with these small projects designed to delight! From fashion to function, these gift ideas will do the trick.

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Did You Know 512 Craftsy Classes Are on Sale Now? Shop the Season’s Biggest Sale!

Posted by on Sep 17, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Events, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

Something about the cooling of the weather and the changing of the leaves ignites the imagination. Harness your creative creative power and take your craft to new heights with online classes from Craftsy — ALL classes up to 50% off! With incredible savings, there's no better time to try a new class, and, of course, with our 100% money back guarantee, there's no risk in trying!>/p> Read more