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

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Other, 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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Spinning Secrets: How to Spin Pet Fur Into Yarn

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in Spinning |

Our pets are family, and one way to memorialize our love for them is to spin some of their fur into yarn. Check out these tips + resources for spinning precious pet fur into beautiful yarn!

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Go Local: How to Start Selling Handspun Yarn at Your Local Yarn Shop

Posted by on Nov 14, 2014 in Spinning |

Forget trying to sell your handspun yarn online — go local instead! Here are my top tips for how to start selling your art yarn at a LYS!

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Discover Deals on Supplies: Mystery Markdown Sale!

Posted by on Nov 12, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving |

And behind door number one is... incredible savings on top yarn, fabric and project kits! Don't wait a single second because this limited-supply stock won't last.

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48 Hours Only! The More You Shop the More We Unlock

Posted by on Nov 7, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

You've found it — the key to big savings on a special selection of online classes! Want to know the secret to taking advantage of the most savings during Craftsy's Shop to Unlock Sale? Just shop and save today, and we'll uncover savings on even more classes tomorrow.

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The Art of Design: Tips for Writing Knitting Patterns for Art Yarn

Posted by on Nov 7, 2014 in Knitting, Spinning | Comments

Many knitters are inspired by a completed pattern, and there is a serious lack of art yarn patterns right now. Here are my top tips for writing easy-to-follow patterns that make the most of handspun yarn, to help spinners and knit pattern designers alike!

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