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Put Down the Remote! 6 New Craftsy Classes You’re Sure To Love

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Quilting, Sewing |

Ever have that moment where, despite having hundreds of channels, there’s nothing to watch on TV? Well say goodbye to bad television and endless channel surfing -- you can return to simpler times with Craftsy! These six fantastic new classes are the perfect break from the barrage of trashy television and will fuel your creativity. Plus, if you sign up today, you’ll even enjoy a special, limited time discount! Read more

Links We Love: Eco-Friendly Projects to Celebrate Earth Day

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Sewing |

Go green with Craftsy! What better way to celebrate International Earth Day than with a collection of fun, environmentally-friendly projects? We rounded up some of our favorite links from across the web to provide you with inspiration that’s eco-chic and fabulous. Now that’s a recycling project we can get behind! Read more

Top 10 Must-Know Hand Embroidery Stitches

Posted by on Apr 21, 2014 in Embroidery |

By familiarizing yourself with a few basic stitches, you can build a foundation of skills in hand embroidery to complete any project! Check out the top ten stitches you have to know as a hand embroiderer! Read more

Free Pattern Friday: Advanced Patterns in Quilting, Sewing & More!

Posted by on Apr 18, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing |

Ready for a challenge? We’ve gathered a collection of fun projects that are sure to spark your creativity. From an advanced paper-piecing dragonfly quilt to a tricky children’s kimono set, these patterns will hone your crafting techniques while simultaneously producing a delightful project! Read more

Quick Stitch: Redwork Embroidery Designs

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in Embroidery |

Redwork and other quick decorative stitches are perfect when you need a beautiful embroidery design, and you need it quick. Read on to learn about redwork and other quick stitches that'll really help to jazz up your embroidery! Read more

The New Craftsy App Is HERE and It’s FREE!

Posted by on Apr 15, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Fine Art, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Home & Garden, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

Craftsy’s engineers have been busy, and we can’t wait to show you what they’ve created! Cue the launch of the newest version of the Craftsy app for iPhone and iPad, packed with amazing updates that makes it easier than ever for you to watch and enjoy your favorite classes. Of Craftsy’s three million members, more than one million are already using our app. Join the club and find out what you’ve been missing! Read more