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Pumpkin Carving Tutorial: A Very Craftsy Jack-o’-Lantern

Posted by on Oct 24, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving |

Show your maker pride! This Halloween carve the craftiest pumpkin on the block and be the envy of every crafter in town with our FREE pumpkin carving templates + tutorial!

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Free Pattern Friday: An Apple Pattern a Day…

Posted by on Oct 24, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing |

Did you know October is "Apple Month"? With orchards overflowing with crisp, ripe apples, there's never been a better time to incorporate this iconic American fruit into your next handmade project than now. Check out this roundup of free apple-inspired patterns to give your creativity some serious juice.

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Spook-tacular Savings You Don’t Want to Miss!

Posted by on Oct 22, 2014 in Crocheting, Events, Knitting, Quilting, Spinning, Weaving |

Shop the Halloween Flash sale for spook-tacular savings you don't want to miss! Hurry, our collection of sale yarn, fabric & kits are vanishing quick!

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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 — 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 — 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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