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Pittsburgh Fiber Friends

Hey Pittsburgh! I’m really excited to announce the start of something new and local for Made by Hand… Introducing: Pittsburgh Fiber Friends! This is a meetup group I’m starting to get to know the fiber arts community in my city better. There are so many of us, and I’d love to have the opportunity to […]

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Made by Hand Brand Update

If you visit Made by Hand often, or follow me on social media, you may have noticed some minor changes to the look of the brand last week. I decided recently to update some of the branding assets in preparation for some really cool new projects. I’m still utilizing the same two logo marks: the […]

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2019 Destash and Project Purgatory

Autumn League Pullover progress

I often find myself struggling to create and publish blog posts because I think they have to be 100% perfect before they go live. I want my readers to have exactly what they’re looking for, no mistakes… Today I decided to change that. The following post is as real as real gets for me as […]

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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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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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