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Free Pattern Friday: 7 Patterns to Share With Friends!

Posted by on Sep 26, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

Looking for something new to try with your friends? From jewelry to mug accessories, check out these FREE patterns to share!

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Sale Alert: Build Your Stash Fast, While Supplies Last!

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in All, Crocheting, Knitting, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving |

Stock up on the yarn, fabric and kits you love at prices you'll love even more — save up to 70% on ALL kits, fabric and yarn. Hurry and shop while supplies last!

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Beauty in the Bag: 6 DIY Travel Makeup Bags to Sew

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

You may forget your mascara, but you definitely don't want to leave home without these adorable DIY travel makeup bags! Check out the assortment of cosmetic case sewing patterns and make your own.

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Get Better at What You Love With 8 New Craftsy Classes!

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Woodworking | Comments

Make your next project the best one yet with eight brand new online classes, now available at limited-time discounts!

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Find Your Fit: How to Make a Full Bust Adjustment

Posted by on Sep 24, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

Certainly not all women have a B-sized bustline, which means most commercial patterns must be adjusted before any fabric is cut. Learning how to make this adjustment can make all the difference in constructing garments that not only mimic ready-to-wear, but in fact surpass these boutique pieces. Why? Because your handmade garment will fit you perfectly. Ready to start find your perfect fit? Learn how tin this step-by-step tutorial!

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Quilt and Sew Faster! Insider Secrets from Craftsy Pros

Posted by on Sep 23, 2014 in Quilting, Sewing | Comments

From curved snips to finger pressing, we've got the insider secrets from some savvy Craftsy sewing and quilting instructors! Learn how to save time sewing with some great tools and tricks!

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