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Crochet Spider Web Pattern

Just in time for Halloween, I'm going to show you today how to crochet some spooky spider webs! Materials: I-9 (5.5mm) crochet hook 1 skein worsted weight cotton yarn Scissors Stitches/Techniques Used: Magic Loop CH - chain SC - single crochet TC - triple crochet SL - slip stitch SETUP ROW: Make a magic loop [...]
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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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Logo Project: Uncharted Indigo

Hey! I’m so glad you’re here! This is a really exciting post because it’s not only showing you my first completed logo for Made by Hand, but it’s also a logo I got to do for my best friend. Brianna has been my best friend since 2nd grade (which was like, 20-ish years ago now?), […]

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Yes, You Do Suck at Your New Hobby—and That’s Okay

I recently starting learning about hand embroidery. I’m trying to expand my fiber arts repertoire so that I can explore more ways to make the kinds of clothing I want to make for myself. Embroidery seemed like a good skill to add since it can be used to transform would-be plain garments into something a […]

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Market/Craft Show Prep Guide

fall decorations from the dollar store

Hey Makers, I’m happy to announce that I’ve recently secured my place in my very first craft show! *cheering & applause* I’m also happy to announce that I have no idea what I’m doing. Why on Earth would that make me happy? Because that means I get to bring you guys along for the ride. […]

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