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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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Crochet · Knitting · Miscellaneous · Sewing

I Made My Own Clothing Labels

patch label attached to a crochet cowl

With fall quickly approaching, many crafters and makers are prepping for autumn craft shows and stocking their online shops where they will be selling their handmade goods to the masses. When creating your inventory for your shop or a show, every detail counts – especially the finishing touches! Today we’re going to talk about a […]

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Knitting

Tubular Cast On: Waste Yarn Method

Showing how the tubular cast on edge stretches

Hello fellow makers! Today I’m going to share my secret knitting weapon with you… Meet The Tubular Cast On. The tubular cast on is a knitting cast on method that creates a seriously stretchy edge for your knitted pieces. This cast on method is widely practiced and adapted to patterns for every skill level. It […]

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Knitting · Reviews

Naked Star Hat (Pattern Review)

Pattern: “Naked Star Hat” by Irina Bil Started: January 10, 2017 Restarted January 19, 2017 Finished: February 15, 2017 Yarn: Lion Brand “Heartland” in Black Canyon ABOUT THE PATTERN There’s not much more in life that excites me as much as finding an amazing knitting pattern and realizing that it can be worked flat instead of on circulars. I’m […]

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