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Buttoned Up: Crochet Patterns Featuring Buttons and Unique Buttonholes

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Crocheting |

Have you ever looked at a crochet pattern and immediately dismissed it because it included an intimidating little detail like a buttonhole? Crochet with buttons doesn't need to involve hair-pulling frustration. Check out these patterns that include crochet with buttons and you'll want to add buttons to everything!

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Just In! Announcing Brand New Paper Crafts Classes From Craftsy

Posted by on Jul 19, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

You've waited long enough! On the heels of announcing new gardening classes and woodworking classes last week, we're thrilled to finally unveil brand new new paper crafts classes from Craftsy, including two completely FREE mini-classes. Without further adieu, here are the latest and greatest online classes in Craftsy's Paper Crafts catalog!

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Creative Escape Flash Sale! Enjoy Savings on Select Classes Now

Posted by on Jul 18, 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

Find your creative escape with limited time discounts on select online classes. You can dive head first into summer savings up to 50% off. But you better hurry! These class savings will be gone faster than a firefly!

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Free Pattern Friday: Celebrate National Ice Cream Month With 8 Dreamy Patterns!

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

I scream, you scream, we all scream for free patterns! July is National Ice Cream month, and what better way to celebrate the ultimate summertime treat than with fun, frozen-themed patterns. Churn up one of these fabulous free patterns for a delicious (calorie-free!) indulgence.

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Crochet the Wild West With Cactus Amigurumi Patterns!

Posted by on Jul 17, 2014 in Crocheting | Comments

Cactus crochet patterns is just one way that you, too, can bring a taste of the west into your home -- no watering required. Check out these cute cactus amigurumi patterns to create your own crocheted dessert oasis!

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5 Tips for Tunisian Crochet in the Round

Posted by on Jul 13, 2014 in Crocheting |

Tunisian crochet in the round is a little tricky at first, but once you get used to it you'll be able to create all kinds of seamless projects, from gloves to sweaters and hats. Get ready to dive in head first with these tips for Tunisian crochet in the round!

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