Weaving

Weave your way to creative success with tutorials, tips and inspiration from experts on the Craftsy Weaving Blog!


Spiff Up Your Scarf: 5 Super Simple Sewing Projects for Handwoven Fabric

Posted by on Aug 11, 2014 in Weaving | Comments

After you've spent all that time planning, measuring, warping and weaving, your scarves shouldn't sit in a closet, unseen and unused. Turn them into something fun and useful. Here are five simple projects to sew with your abandoned scarves (or new handwoven fabric). And don't worry--the only cutting you'll have to do is trimming the extra fringe.

Read more

Savor the Last of Long Summer Days: ALL Craftsy Classes Up to 50% Off!

Posted by on Aug 7, 2014 in 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

Bring on the last minute summer savings! We're offering every single one of our online classes at amazing markdowns, so you can unlock your creativity and get better at what you love with step-by-step guidance from the world's top instructors.

Read more

Meet the Winners of Craftsy’s Watch & Win Contest!

Posted by on Aug 6, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

This July, we challenged our members to compete for "most minutes watched" of any and all Craftsy classes. The three members who logged the most Craftsy class time would be rewarded with FREE classes! You've watched, now its time to announce the winners!

Read more

5 Fun Sewing Projects for Handwoven Fabric

Posted by on Aug 6, 2014 in Sewing, Weaving |

When you get right down to it, handwoven fabric is just that--fabric. Here are five sewing project ideas to get you started turning your handwoven fabric into handwoven projects.

Read more

Design to Weave With the Fibonacci Numbers

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014 in Weaving |

The numbers of the Fibonacci sequence are widely found in nature and the relationship between them produces proportions that our human brains find especially attractive. It is no surprise, then, that they are also much used by designers in many fields. Two easy ways to introduce the Fibonacci numbers into weave design are as the basis for stripes or for shading between two colors.

Read more

And July’s Most Popular Posts Are…

Posted by on Jul 31, 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 |

Craftsy blog readers have spoken! See which posts the community loved most this month, plus other great highlights you absolutely don't want to miss!

Read more