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Trend Alert: Holiday Cakes!

By Stefanie Japel
Holiday Cakes on CraftsyThe holidays are a time for decorating things to capture the season. And as the Pinterest trends are indicating, those decorations should not be limited to your house and reindeer sweaters. Cakes are getting the holiday treatment in terms of design and decoration, too. Read more »

Sewing Blog

Free Video Tip: How To Sew Perfect Corners

By Craftsy
How to sew perfect cornersLearn to create the perfect corners with this valuable tip from Linda Lee! She instructs the online Craftsy class, Sewing with Silks, and in this free video tip, she shows you a method for turning clean, tight corners so you can avoid sloppy, dog-eared messes. Read more »

Sewing Blog

Free Video Tip: How To Sew Perfect Hems

By Craftsy
How to sew perfect hems Even hems can be next to impossible to create unless you're using a reliable method. Here, Linda Lee (instructor of the online Craftsy class Sewing with Silks) demonstrates how to make precise, even hems with no trouble at all. Her trick is a lifesaver for anyone who makes their own clothes! It's quick, easy, and it works every time! Read more »

Crocheting Blog

Trend Alert: Holiday Sweaters!

By Stefanie Japel
Where there's a will there's a sweater'Tis the season for Holiday sweaters! We checked out Pinterest for the latest in Christmas sweater trends, and also consulted our thorough project section to see what you, the Craftsy crafters, have been working on! Read more »

Cake Decorating Blog

Of Desks and Dad: Giving the Gift of Dovetail Joints

By David
Give the Gift of DovetailsLucas, a Craftsy employee, will be giving his father an online class for Christmas: Hand-Cut Dovetails. In this blog post, Lucas explains why he thinks it will make a great gift, and also takes his through his humorous journey of making his own desk. One thing is for sure: dovetails, dads, and the holidays go together well! Read more »