7 Crochet Cardigan Patterns Perfect for Layering

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Crocheting |

Fall and winter are all about layering, and I can't think of a better way to do that than with crochet cardigan patterns. Prep yourself for layering with these crochet cardigan patterns — and steal some of their styling ideas while you're at it!

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Let Your Cakes Shine: Our Best Cake Photography Tips

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Photography |

If you're anything like the majority of us Craftsy cake fanatics, it's safe to say you are likely obsessed with cakes! We'll spend hours and hours designing, baking and decorating our works of edible beauty. Don't you wish you could keep those cakes forever sometimes? Well you certainly can — by documenting your masterpiece with artful cake photography! Read on for top tips on how to photograph your cake perfectly!

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Lazy Sunday Brunch: Recipe for Brioche French Toast

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Food & Cooking |

Sometimes, you just have to splurge. Indulge with a fancy french toast recipe that's every bit decedent and delicious, perfect for relaxed weekend mornings.

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What to do With Old Sweatshirts? Transform Them Today!

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

Sweatshirts become a wardrobe staple during the colder months, but they can be so boring! Sew a bit of personality into your simple sweatshirts with these ideas for refashioning and detailing.

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Stitch Your Fill With These Modern Quilting Filler Designs

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Quilting | Comments

There are many more quilting filler designs that will help you keep the modern design of your quilt. You can use a single fill across a quilt — but that adds little interest. We'll review filler designs that can differentiate areas of the quilt and make your modern design shine!

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Knitting 911: How to Neaten Up a Sloppy Knit Edge Stitch

Posted by on Oct 19, 2014 in Knitting | Comments

One of our Craftsy members asks: The first stitch in every row is loose and sloppy. What did I do wrong and how do I fix it? There are many ways to remedy a sloppy knit edge stitch. There are even a few solutions that might help out our more seasoned knitters. Check out four of my go-to ways to neaten a messy knit edge stitch, and be sure to add your tips to the comments to help out!

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Like This: 6 Tips for Promoting Photography on Facebook

Posted by on Oct 18, 2014 in Photography |

Facebook is a great place to show photos if you can stay on top of the continual changes that they make and know how to post what people want to see. Relevancy is the buzz word for 2014. Everyone is on Facebook, but for them to see your photography, it has to be relevant.

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