Posts by Katie

Katie spends her free time reading, doing yoga, and enthusiastically but inevitably botching DIY projects. Her poor DIY track record has yet to sway her from her ultimate goal of living each day like Pinterest or Zooey Deschanel. Before the end of the year, she hopes to a) find her sewing machine and b) start the Ron Swanson quilt. She considers both goals achievable.

Underground Crafting with the Denver Craft Ninjas

Denver Craft Ninjas ToteOnce a month, ladies of all ages get together in Denver to craft, laugh, and hang out. This group, the Craft Ninjas, was founded by Head Ninja Becky Hensley. Becky stopped by the blog to talk about how Craft Ninjas got started, where she gets her ideas from, and what her favorite part about being a Ninja is. Read more »

Not Your Mother’s Cross Stitch Patterns

Caffeine Molecule Cross StitchFrom Star Wars characters to mustaches, and molecules to funny sayings, there are now oodles of funny cross stitch patterns to be found. Check out some of our favorite non-traditional cross stitch patterns created by Craftsy members! Read more »

Yarn Bombing: The Sky’s the Limit!

Yarn Bomb Guerrilla ArtYarn bombing, the art of decorating public places with knit or crocheted swatches of yarn, is everywhere these days. While most people love the pops of color and cheer, not everyone is a fan of the yarn bombing movement. If you want to yarn bomb your city, there are three things you must do. Read more »

From David Arquette to Meryl Streep: Famous Knitters

Celebrities Knitting: Vanna WhiteEveryone in the knitting world knows that this community is made up of people from all ages and walks of life. That includes many celebrities. Who are some of our favorite famous knitters? Read the post to see who made our list, and tell us who your favorite celebrity knitter is in the comments. Read more »

Craftsy Wishes for 2013

CraftsyThe Craftsy team is looking forward to a fantastic 2013! Find out what our personal resolutions are, and share your resolutions in the comments. Read more »

Knit Your Own Kable Kuff from Adorn Anew!

Knit your own Kable KuffLaura Nelkin has released the tenth and final pattern from her Adorn Anew knitted jewelry e-book... the Kable Kuff! Find out more about this gorgeous design that is the perfect gift for anyone on your list. Read more »

Craftsy is Thankful for…

With Thanksgiving approaching, the Craftsy team would like to share with you what we are thankful for. What are you thankful for this holiday season? Read more »