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Enter Craftsy’s 2014 Valentine’s Day Crafts Contest

By Karen Kelty
Show off your sweet side with our Valentine’s Day-themed crafts contest! Whether you create a swoon-worthy sewing project, work up some hot pink socks that are true sole-mates, or put your own unique spin on handmade love notes, we want to see what you’ve created. Our Craftsy Judging Committee will pick our very favorite crafts to showcase on the Craftsy blog on Friday, February 14th, including the 1st place project. A Craftsy Mystery Box is up for grabs for one lucky winner! Read more »

Let’s Hear It: Tell Us What You Want Craftsy Blog Readers!

By Karen Kelty
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The Craftsy blog team is passionate about creating great content that inspires our talented community of makers to expand their skills and create wonderful projects to be proud of. In an effort to produce more fabulous content that you love, we'd love to know more about YOU. So we have a small favor to ask you...

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Thanksgiving Crafts Contest 2013: And The Winner Is….

By Craftsy
It seems like Thanksgiving brings out the crafter in us all! There were so many fabulous submissions for the Craftsy Thanksgiving Contest 2013, and deciding the winner of this competition was not an easy task. All of us here on the Craftsy blog team want to congratulate everyone on your incredible work! Read more »

Craftsy’s Thanksgiving Crafts Contest 2013

By Karen Kelty
November is full of family, food and falling leaves, and Craftsy wants to add another great tradition to your plate! Have you been busy creating turkey-themed treats, lovely leaf wreaths or adorable, autumnal amigurumi? We want to see your work! Show us your best fall and Thanksgiving-themed crafts for a chance to win a Craftsy Mystery Box! Read more »

Ask an Expert: Lighting Demystified With Neil van Niekerk

By Craftsy
Neil van Niekerk ExpertThanks for tuning in for another week of Ask An Expert. Today, we share advice directly from our expert Neil van Niekerk, in response to popular questions asked by our community members within our Facebook Photography Club. Find out what to do in situations when you can't bounce your flash, how to best achieve a prime effect, how many cameras to use when shooting a wedding, and more. And, ask your own questions! Read more »

Make a Huggable Monster for a Child in Need

By Craftsy
Lovable stuffed monstersSometimes a small act can have a huge impact -- and the family-founded company A Monster to Love proves just that! Created by 12-year old twins Sam and Ben and their dad Ray, A Monster to Love designs, sews and ships adorable, wacky stuffed monsters to children in need all over the country. Read more »

Announcing the Craftsy Blogger Awards 2013!

By Lindsay Conner
Craftsy Blogger AwardsThis October, Craftsy wants to celebrate creative bloggers who have truly inspired us through their original content, vivid imagery and exceptional online personas. That’s why we are presenting the first ever Craftsy Blogger Awards, to honor those individuals who spend so many hours behind the scenes crafting the blogs you love to read! Nominate your favorites now! Read more »