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embellished 'Saturday' napkins
Our dear friends at Kate Spade 'Saturday' design many great things. I especially like their home collection. When I saw these napkins, I right away thought of my mom's house. Perfect, as her birthday was coming up. I personalized them using a simple running stitch and let the graphic pattern inspire me (as I had done ...
One of a Kind Show Chicago
This weekend we’re heading to the One of a Kind show in Chicago. We will be making finger knit necklaces from the December issue of Living. We will be at the Toyota Retreat (Saturday from 2pm to 4pm). If you live in the area please come by and craft with us. You will ...
- Dec 05, 2013 Pom-Poms!
- Dec 04, 2013 Designs and Patterns from Muhu Island
- Dec 03, 2013 Yellow Owl's New Book, Little Prints
- Dec 02, 2013 Lena Corwin's new book "Made by Hand"
- Nov 30, 2013 (photo) advent calendar (book)
- Nov 29, 2013 Craft Book Week
- Nov 26, 2013 Hanukkah Crafts!
- Nov 21, 2013 Birch Coasters
- Nov 21, 2013 Thanksgiving Crafts
- Nov 18, 2013 recycled magazine postcards
- Nov 11, 2013 Holiday Craft with the new Deluxe Scoring Board
- Nov 06, 2013 Birthday Balloon Craft!
- Oct 29, 2013 Halloween Balloon Crafts
- Oct 28, 2013 Office Halloween decor
- Oct 25, 2013 French 'revolutionary' kids costumes
- Oct 23, 2013 Halloween Special Issue
- Oct 18, 2013 Styrofoam Cup Lanterns!
- Oct 15, 2013 American Made 2013
- Oct 15, 2013 Spider Art
- Oct 09, 2013 hand knit bat
- Oct 08, 2013 The October issue of Living
- Sep 29, 2013 simple lamp(shade)s
- Sep 25, 2013 World Maker Faire 2013!
- Sep 23, 2013 Pattern Box
- Sep 20, 2013 Maker Faire 2013!