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Sewing Upcycle: DIY Sandals from Flip-Flops

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Sewing |

Follow along with this step-by-step tutorial for turning inexpensive flip-flops into adorable, classy sandals you’ll want to wear again and again (Psst: You can even use fuzzy fabric for a DIY slipper you'll wear all winter long!). Read on!

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Posted by on Sep 17, 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 |

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Hot Off the Press: Check Out This Week’s Newly Released Classes

Posted by on Sep 17, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Knitting, Sewing |

Start your next learning adventure now with incredible classes at even more incredible sale prices!

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Get Organized! Craftsy Instructors Spill Sewing Room Secrets

Posted by on Sep 16, 2014 in Quilting, Sewing |

Craftsy instructors tell all! Take a tour of Kimberly Einmo's sewing room and learn what Elizabeth Dackson always keeps next to her sewing machine.

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Top Tips: 6 Essential Pressing Tools for Garment Sewing

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

Every garment sewer should have a small army of pressing tools on hand to help make each step along the way easier. Learn about my favorites, from the most basic to more specialty, and then stock your sewing room with those that fit your sewing needs!

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Brighten Up Your Home With a Hand-Embroidered Curtain

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014 in Embroidery, Sewing |

Learn to cover a window with a delightfully designed and embellished curtain! This tutorial teaches you to measure for windows of all sizes and personalize your curtain with hand-embroidered patterns.

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