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Celebrate Earth Day With Eco-Friendly Knitting and Crochet

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting |

We all have clothes laying around that we're bored with. In honor of Earth Day, why not use eco-friendly knitting and crochet to change up those clothes and make them new again instead of buying more? Read more

Links We Love: Eco-Friendly Projects to Celebrate Earth Day

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Sewing |

Go green with Craftsy! What better way to celebrate International Earth Day than with a collection of fun, environmentally-friendly projects? We rounded up some of our favorite links from across the web to provide you with inspiration that’s eco-chic and fabulous. Now that’s a recycling project we can get behind! Read more

Creative Crochet Embellishments: Adding Doilies to Your Projects

Posted by on Apr 21, 2014 in Crocheting | Comments

Like granny squares, doilies are making a comeback -- not as grandma's favorite go-to decoration, but as a crochet embellishment with a modern twist. Crochet embellishments can add new personality to anything from a tired old sweater to a clutch you thought you hated. Get inspired to crochet a doily and use it as a crochet embellishment almost anywhere with these fun ideas. 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

Free Pattern Friday: Advanced Patterns in Quilting, Sewing & More!

Posted by on Apr 18, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

Ready for a challenge? We’ve gathered a collection of fun projects that are sure to spark your creativity. From an advanced paper-piecing dragonfly quilt to a tricky children’s kimono set, these patterns will hone your crafting techniques while simultaneously producing a delightful project! Read more

Hoppy Shopping! Huge Savings In Our BIG Easter Sale!

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing |

As a part of our Big Easter Sale, we’re bringing you huge savings. ALL fabric, yarn & kits are on sale at up to 75% off, while supplies last. Hurry! These sale prices will be gone quick as a bunny Read more