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Cutting Your Knitting on Purpose (Yikes!) With Steeks

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in Knitting | Comments

Having a major freak-out just thinking about cutting your knitting? Find out what steeks in knitting are — plus, what they can do to help make your knitting easier!

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Don’t Pro-Craftinate! Start Knitting Handmade Holiday Gifts Now

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Knitting |

Avoid madness this coming holiday! How about we get started early this year, fellow knitters? Make your handmade gifts now and leave yourself time to enjoy the holiday. Check out these perfect knit gift ideas for everyone on your list!

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Just In! Announcing Brand New Paper Crafts Classes From Craftsy

Posted by on Jul 19, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

You've waited long enough! On the heels of announcing new gardening classes and woodworking classes last week, we're thrilled to finally unveil brand new new paper crafts classes from Craftsy, including two completely FREE mini-classes. Without further adieu, here are the latest and greatest online classes in Craftsy's Paper Crafts catalog!

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Give Yarn Overs a Try with Pretty Eyelet Knitting Patterns

Posted by on Jul 19, 2014 in Knitting |

Few designs say summer like a pretty eyelet. Eyelet is made up of a pattern of yarn over and k2tog that creates small holes in the knitted fabric. And before you beginners faint at the thought of trying the yarn over, don't fear. One of the first sweaters I ever knitted had an eyelet design, and I survived it just fine. Dive in and give yarn overs a try with one of these Craftsy eyelet knitting patterns!

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Creative Escape Flash Sale! Enjoy Savings on Select Classes Now

Posted by on Jul 18, 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

Find your creative escape with limited time discounts on select online classes. You can dive head first into summer savings up to 50% off. But you better hurry! These class savings will be gone faster than a firefly!

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Free Pattern Friday: Celebrate National Ice Cream Month With 8 Dreamy Patterns!

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

I scream, you scream, we all scream for free patterns! July is National Ice Cream month, and what better way to celebrate the ultimate summertime treat than with fun, frozen-themed patterns. Churn up one of these fabulous free patterns for a delicious (calorie-free!) indulgence.

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