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Make Colorwork Embroidery Designs Pop With Crayon Coloring

Posted by on Sep 29, 2014 in Embroidery, Quilting | Comments

Are you itching to try crayon coloring but aren't necessarily fond of hand embroidery? Here is a collection of machine embroidery designs that will stitch up quickly and color nicely!

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Free Pattern Friday: 7 Patterns to Share With Friends!

Posted by on Sep 26, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Looking for something new to try with your friends? From jewelry to mug accessories, check out these FREE patterns to share!

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5 Need-to-Know Embroidery Fill Stitches

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in Embroidery | Comments

Spice up your hand embroidery projects with fill stitches that will make your work pop! From seed to satin stitches, these examples will inspire you to try something new in your next piece or rediscover an old favorite look.

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Get Better at What You Love With 8 New Craftsy Classes!

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Woodworking | Comments

Make your next project the best one yet with eight brand new online classes, now available at limited-time discounts!

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Five Advantages of Embroidery Cataloging Software

Posted by on Sep 22, 2014 in Embroidery |

It really doesn’t matter how many embroidery designs you have if you can’t find them when you need them. Cataloging programs make it easier to find and manage designs. We break down five reasons to give one a try.

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How to Color Fabric With Crayons for Unique Fabric Art

Posted by on Sep 20, 2014 in Embroidery, Quilting | Comments

Discover how you can use crayons like paint in this tutorial to creatively color appliqué and embroidery. You will be amazed by the realistic results you can achieve with this technique!

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