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Everything You Need to Know About Working With Linen Fiber

Posted by on Sep 22, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving |

Linen fiber has been used for thousands of years for garments, household textiles, sails, rope and other purposes. Join us for an in-depth exploration linen, including its unique characteristics, how it's harvested, and how to use it for weaving.

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Everything You Need to Know About Silk, the Fiber of Luxury

Posted by on Sep 21, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving |

We all know and love silk, revered for its drape, luster and sensuous feel. Like most other fibers, silk fiber comes in a large variety of qualities. Let's take a closer look at this fiber we all love to work with.

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7 Free Autumn Patterns to Get You Excited About Fall Weather

Posted by on Sep 19, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Happy Friday crafters! Don't let the coming fall weather leave you feeling chilled — these fall-themed free patterns are sure to warm you right up!

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Trade Your Usual Bag for a Cool Crochet Clutch Patterns

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Crocheting |

I've been obsessed with clutches lately, mostly because I love the idea of not lugging around a heavy tote that makes my back and shoulders ache. Clutches help you pare down to just the essentials, and that's part of the reason why I love them. Already know what you'll put in your clutch? Start crocheting one of these cool clutch patterns from our talented Craftsy designers!

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Cake Pop Tutorial: How to Make Balls of Yarn

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving | Comments

And whether your a cake decorator or a knitting enthusiasts, you can easily make these adorable (and delicious) balls of yarn. Let's get all tangled up with yarn ball cake pops!

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Posted by on Sep 17, 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 |

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