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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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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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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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Sewing

Sewing 101: Let’s Talk About Fabric

different types of clothing made up of all kinds of fabrics, hanging on a bar along a wall

Hey Makers! Welcome to my Sewing 101 summer course! This is the first of many sewing articles and tutorials I will be writing over the course of this summer, and I hope you’ll stick around to learn a fun new skill. For the month of June, we will be looking at many beginner subjects regarding […]

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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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