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How to Make a Pincushion for Your Sewing Machine

Sewing machine pincushion — make it with Craftsy!

Having a pincushion within easy reach keeps the rhythm of machine sewing moving smoothly. Here is a fun and easy-to-make pincushion that rests against your machine, keeping pins in their proper place as you sew!

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Craftsy Spirit Week: Wacky Wednesday!

Wacky Wednesday

Welcome to day 4 of Craftsy Spirit Week! We’re kicking off Wacky Wednesday with classes you never knew we offered and projects you never knew you needed.

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Photographing for Friends: What’s it Worth?


It’s tempting to want to work for free for friends and family. After all, you already have the equipment, experience and some time! Why wouldn’t you? Be sure to consider all the consequences we've explored.

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Frills and Romance: 5 Fabulous Fondant Ruffle Cakes

Beautiful ruffled fondant cake design on Craftsy!

Fondant ruffles and frills are one of those wonderfully delicate techniques that just seem to grow more and more popular every singe year. We love the romantic and sweet look they add to elegant designs. Read on to find five instantly inspiring frilled cakes that'll get you designing your next cake in no time!

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