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The Triangle Maxi Dress: A Quick & Easy Sewing Tutorial!

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014 in Sewing | Comments

Maxi dresses are showing up everywhere this summer. And, because now is the time when you'd rather be outside wearing a dress instead of being inside sewing one, I came up with a simple maxi dress pattern that's as easy to make as a summer breeze!

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How to Sew Fine Fabrics… Even If You’re Scared of Them

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Sewing |

If you pay a pretty penny for a few precious yards of luxury fabric, you'll want to sew it properly to make sure you get the most out of it. That's why learning how to sew fine fabrics is so important. Use these tips and tricks when learning how to sew fine fabrics and you won't be swearing at your sewing machine — or crying over fabric that costed you half your paycheck.

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Just In! Announcing Brand New Paper Crafts Classes From Craftsy

Posted by on Jul 19, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

You've waited long enough! On the heels of announcing new gardening classes and woodworking classes last week, we're thrilled to finally unveil brand new new paper crafts classes from Craftsy, including two completely FREE mini-classes. Without further adieu, here are the latest and greatest online classes in Craftsy's Paper Crafts catalog!

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6 Creative Fabric Storage Ideas to Organize Your Stash

Posted by on Jul 19, 2014 in Quilting, Sewing | Comments

More fabric, more problems? Get your stash organized and under control with creative fabric storage ideas from popular bloggers! Fold and file away your fabric with these low-cost and achievable fabric storage solutions.

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Creative Escape Flash Sale! Enjoy Savings on Select Classes Now

Posted by on Jul 18, 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 | Comments

Find your creative escape with limited time discounts on select online classes. You can dive head first into summer savings up to 50% off. But you better hurry! These class savings will be gone faster than a firefly!

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Free Pattern Friday: Celebrate National Ice Cream Month With 8 Dreamy Patterns!

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 in Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Quilting, Sewing | Comments

I scream, you scream, we all scream for free patterns! July is National Ice Cream month, and what better way to celebrate the ultimate summertime treat than with fun, frozen-themed patterns. Churn up one of these fabulous free patterns for a delicious (calorie-free!) indulgence.

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