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Announcing the Winner of the #FantasticFoliage Contest!

Posted by on Nov 26, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

Are you a fan of fall? These leaf lovers created beautiful crafts for our #FantasticFoliage contest! Check out the the top submissions, including our impressive contest winner!

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Body Moving: Workout Patterns That’ll Make You Excited to Exercise!

Posted by on Nov 26, 2014 in Sewing |

Don't dread the gym! Check out this collection of activewear sewing patterns that are sure to get you excited for your next workoutDon't dread the gym!

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The Stress-Free, No-Contact Guide to Black Friday Shopping

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking |

Black Friday is regarded as the busiest and, sometimes, most brutal shopping day of the year. Here's how you can benefit from the bargains without ever leaving home (or the comfort of your PJs).

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Pretty + Practical: How to Sew a Patch Pocket With Reinforced Corners

Posted by on Nov 24, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

Patch pockets add a lovely touch to any garment, reinforcing the corners makes it even better! Read on for step-by-step guidance on how to sew a one flawlessly.

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Sew Stretchy: Tips for Sewing Fold-Over Elastic

Posted by on Nov 23, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

Make a bold statement with fold-over elastic! Learn how to sew fold-over elastic to bind all your knit garments with these must-know tips.

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Touch of Bling: How to Add Jewelry Embellishments to a Neckline

Posted by on Nov 22, 2014 in Sewing |

With just a little bit of bling you can elevate the look of an ordinary top or dress into something modern and stylish. Here's how...

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