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Around Town : One of a Kind Show Chicago

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This weekend we’re heading to the One of a Kind show in Chicago.  We will be making finger knit necklaces  from the December issue of Living.  We will be at the Toyota Retreat (Saturday from 2pm to 4pm).   If you live in the area please come by and craft with us.   You will …

Have You Seen This? : Yellow Owl's New Book, Little Prints

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We are big fans of Christine Schmidt and her product line, Yellow Owl Workshop, which includes gifts, paper goods and stamp sets. Her first book, Print Workshop, was beautiful and inspiring and we were thrilled to find out that her second book, Little Prints, is now out! Little Prints is full of easy ideas for personalized toys, …

Have You Seen This? : Lena Corwin's new book "Made by Hand"

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We have been fans of designer/illustrator/author Lena Corwin for a long time so when we received her newest book Made by Hand, we were thrilled. It is a collection of beautiful projects based on classes that she held at her studio. If you haven’t seen her other books Printing by Hand and Maps, and the artist …

Make It : Birthday Balloon Craft!

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Today’s post is from our Editor-at-Large, Rory Evans. She came up with a super clever use for our decoupaged balloon technique!! From Rory: If you’re planning a preschooler’s birthday party, there’s perhaps no better place to work than Martha Stewart Living. I was reminded of this in August, when my daughter was turning 4 just …

Inspiration Board : Our new Martha Stewart Crafts Decoupage Line

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I remember when I used to spend hours cutting apart old magazines and gluing them to make paper collage posters, notebooks, and knick knacks for my school locker.  It was such a fun, easy way to personalize my things which is why I’m excited to introduce our new Martha Stewart Crafts Decoupage line!  It is …

Have You Seen This? : Paper to Petal!

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Paper to Petal, a new craft book by husband and wife team Rebecca Thuss and Patrick Farrell, comes out…TODAY! As beautiful as it is, it is also full of detailed user-friendly instructions, clear how-to photographs, and a forward by Martha! I am so excited about this gorgeous book and thrilled to share this interview with …

Inspiration Board : The September Issue of Living!

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The Crafts in the September Issue of Living demonstrate a bunch of simple ways to make the ordinary extraordinary! The September Issue of Living hits newsstands August 19th -be sure to grab yourself a copy and enjoy the crafting and organizational projects inside! Jodi shows us how to get everyone back to school in style with …

Around Town : Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

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I’ve long admired the non-profit within Scholastic Publishing called the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. Each year, they host an exhibit entitled Art.Write.Now in Manhattan. This year in honor of hitting a 90 year (!) mark, there are two exhibition spaces, one at Parsons the New School and the other at Pratt Manhattan Gallery. …