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Maker Resolutions 2018

Hibiscus Sweater front panel

Hi guys, happy 2018! We’re 3 days in to the new year and I have a fire lit inside me to make this the greatest year for my fiber arts yet. If any of you have been following me from the beginning (or at least early on), you’ll know that Made by Hand is the […]

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Crochet · Reviews

Miss Madeline: My First Triangle Scarf

Madeline Triangle Scarf

If you’re a crocheter or knitter, there’s no doubt you’ve seen or heard of the Lion Brand Mandala yarn. This yarn comes in a huge range of beautiful colorways that fade between each new color. The skeins (well, cakes, actually) are a whopping 590 yards of DK weight fiber that can be turned into cardigans, […]

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Crochet · Patterns

The Allegheny Cowl

Allegheny Cowl in Hudson Bay

It’s recently come to my attention that it’s been a really long time since I released a free pattern on here… I’ve been really caught up in trying to monetize this blog and selling patterns that I haven’t had much time to sit down and write out any of my simpler designs for you guys! […]

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Crochet · Knitting · Miscellaneous

The Difference Between Scarves, Cowls, Snoods, & Shawls

winter scarf

In the vast world of fiber arts, there is a huge variety of types of things you can learn to make. Most of them happen to be items you wear in cold weather, and the easiest ones tend to be worn around the neck. Once you’ve entered the world of neck warming goodies, you begin […]

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Crochet · Knitting · Miscellaneous · Sewing

Handmade with Love Printable Hang Tags

Handmade hang tags

Hey Makers! I have a really fun surprise for you today: free printables! Summer is quickly coming to a close, which means many of you are prepping to sell at fall craft shows. When you take your products into the public, the smallest of details begin to matter a lot in the way the public […]

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