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Celebrate I Love Yarn Day With a Yarn Party!

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving | Comments

Do you love craft parties? I have the perfect excuse for you to throw one this Friday because October 10th is I Love Yarn Day! Here are a few ideas for hosting a yarn party, from yarn-filled activities to mouth-watering eats!

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Making Yarn: Behind the Scenes at Imperial Stock Ranch + a Giveaway!

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Crocheting, Knitting, Spinning, Weaving | Comments

You love your yarn, but do you know where it comes from? The story behind the beautiful collection of fiber from Imperial Yarns is a truly remarkable one, beginning on the Oregon Trail. Read on to find out more, plus enter to win some incredible knitting packages!

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Tips for Troubleshooting When Drafting and Plying Yarn

Posted by on Oct 3, 2014 in Spinning |

Having trouble with your drafting? Not sure how to deal with twisty or breaking yarn? Here's some solutions for the most common issues with drafting and plying handspun yarns!

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September Recap: The 15 Most Popular Posts

Posted by on Sep 30, 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

You don't want to miss these highlights from the Craftsy blog! See which posts readers loved most in September, discover fun freebies and more!

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Spinning Wheel Troubleshooting: How to Fix Common Problems

Posted by on Sep 26, 2014 in Spinning |

When you're first learning how to spin, you may get stumped by some common spinning wheel problems. Don't despair! We're here to help ease the frustration you may be facing with some spinning wheel troubleshooting. Trust us — you can figure it out!

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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 | Comments

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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