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Hooray! 5 Million Member Celebration: Save on Select Classes

Posted by on Oct 10, 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

The Craftsy community is now five million members strong! Help us celebrate this milestone in the maker community with limited-time discounts on select online classes. But you better hurry. These class savings will be gone in a flash!

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Easy, Inexpensive Urban Garden Designs for Your Small Space

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

Just because you live in the city doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a little “green space” of your own — even if you don't have a fortune to spend. Sometimes all you need is a little inspiration. Here are some easy and inexpensive urban garden design ideas that will get your creative juices flowing.

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Seed Saving Guide: What You Need to Know to Start Saving Seeds Today

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 in Gardening | Comments

Autumn is a time to start harvesting all those goodies from your garden, but it’s time for something else too: seed saving. Why continue buying new seed packets every year when you can just save the seeds from your bounty and grow next year for free?

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Tips for Adding Fun Flair to Your Fall Container Gardens

Posted by on Oct 4, 2014 in Gardening |

Fall is traditionally the time of year that we start to make arrangements to put the garden to bed, but it's also the perfect time to get a little creative in the garden. Need some inspiration? Enjoy these container gardening tips for bringing some fun fall flair to your fall container gardens!

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Spotlight on Squash: How to Cook a Delicata Squash

Posted by on Oct 4, 2014 in Food & Cooking, Gardening | Comments

It is indeed squash season and their sweet, flavorful and tender flesh is well worth the effort. Plus, with a few tips, the stress and effort needed to turn a tough squash into a tender one is really quite minimal. Let's start with how to prep an an easy one first: the delicata squash.

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Tips for Starting Plants From Seeds Indoors

Posted by on Oct 3, 2014 in Gardening |

Seed starting indoors can save you time and money, and give you a nice jump-start at the beginning of the gardening season. Want to give it a try? Read these tips first!

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