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7 Crochet Cardigan Patterns Perfect for Layering

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Crocheting |

Fall and winter are all about layering, and I can't think of a better way to do that than with crochet cardigan patterns. Prep yourself for layering with these crochet cardigan patterns โ€” and steal some of their styling ideas while you're at it!

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Showcase Your Talent in the First Craftsy Pattern Design Awards!

Posted by on Oct 17, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Embroidery, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

This October, we want to celebrate the amazing pattern designers whose hard work and creativity has given us the tools we need to create incredible projects. Read on to find out more โ€” including how you can be entered to win the Craftsy class of your choice!

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Free Pattern Friday: Be Extra Sweet With Free Sweetest Day Patterns

Posted by on Oct 17, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

Take a moment to show the extra-special people in your life that you care with these 8 heart-themed project ideas in celebration of the upcoming Sweetest Day holiday!

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8 Spooky and Sweet Crochet Halloween Hats for Kids

Posted by on Oct 12, 2014 in Crocheting |

Kids make Halloween more fun โ€” and way less scary. Take a look at these crochet Halloween hats for kids (and a few for kids at heart) and you'll see what I mean. Who could be scared of such cuteness?

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Hooray! 5 Million Member Celebration: Save on Select Classes

Posted by on Oct 10, 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 | Comments

The Craftsy community is now five million members strong! Help us celebrate this milestone in the maker community with limited-time discounts on select online classes. But you better hurry. These class savings will be gone in a flash!

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3 Creative Cowls With Laura Nelkin + Enter the Knockout Knits Giveaway!

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting |

What knitter doesn't love a good cowl? Get some creative cowl inspiration from knitting expert Laura Nelkin, including behind-the-scenes secrets on how she comes up with her incredible designs. Plus, find out how you can win an incredible knitting gift package, including a signed copy of Laura's latest book, Knockout Knits.

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