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Morgan Levine

Morgan Levine

Name: Morgan Levine
Job Title: Editorial Assistant Crafts and Holiday
Date started at company: I started freelancing 3/07 and joined Editorial Crafts full time 6/08
First story you worked on: “Glow and Behold” Blueprint , Nov/Dec 2007
Hometown: Bethesda, Md
Education: Pratt Institute, Industrial Design BA
First Job: Sorted clothes in a warehouse for my friend’s father’s thrift store
Astrological sign: Capricorn
Personal crafting/artwork: I used to focus on ceramics, but these days I’m bonkers for crepe paper . My work can be found at
Things you collect: Snack sets…they’re the plates that have an indentation to the side for a matching cup and little handle. They’re perfect to keep a hand free at a party, or to carry your breakfast outside

Color: Pantone # 377
Holiday: Passover. I host it every year for family and friends. Mom does most of the cooking, and we fill my apartment to capacity with nears and dears
Pizza topping: artichoke hearts
Kind of Fabric: Anything cable knit
Dessert: bananas foster
Source: Amble Through Bramble Bananas Foster

Editor's Archive

Contests & Prizes : Congratulations to Thursday's Winners!

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Congratulations Talitha Lee and Lara Corbell! You won this week’s giveaway of Martha Stewart’s Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts. Please e-mail your address to, so we can send your new books on their way…

Inspiration Board : Congratulations Crafts Dept!!

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We are all so excited to have been named Honorees for Cultural Blogs by the Webbys!!  There was a lot of stiff competition, so it’s a serious honor.  Thanks to all contributors, our web team, and of course our readers!!! As always, we love your feedback, so leave us a comment or write us at …

Inspiration Board : Congratulations to last week's winners!

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Congratulations to Puja, Don, Nina Smith, and June Pegram!  You won last week’s giveaway of Martha Stewart’s Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts. Please e-mail your addresses to and we will send some books your way.  Thanks!…

Photos from Stitch Fest

Around Town : Photos from Stitch Fest

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As you probably know, we celebrated the launch of our new Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts with a big party full of demonstrations, projects, and displays.  If you weren’t able to make it, take a look at the photos below for a little tour of Stitch Fest. photographs by Emily Roemer…

Inspiration Board : Happy Crafty Easter!!

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Easter is only a couple of days away, so I wanted to share these adorable Easter crafts from blogger/crafter Benita at  The Crafts Dept can’t stop cooing over them.  See more pom-pom & egg creations, including how-tos here. She writes that she was inspired by “Fancy Eggs,” a Faberge-inspired egg crafting story from April …

Contests & Prizes : Congratulations Josephine!!!

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Congratulations to Josephine Silvassy!  You won the Singer Futura Embroidery and Sewing Machine!! Please e-mail your addresses to and we will send it your way.  Thanks!…

Sneak Peek at Stitch Fest

Behind the Scenes : Sneak Peek at Stitch Fest

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Check out some behind the scenes photos of The Crafts Dept. setting up for tonight’s Stitch Fest…

Easter Entertaining Crafts

On The Web : Easter Entertaining Crafts

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We’ve talked a lot about Easter eggs over the past couple of weeks, but there’s more to Easter crafts than eggs.  I’ve selected a few of my favorite Easter crafts in the gallery below, but click here to find loads of other tabletop and entertaining ideas for your Easter event, along with how-tos for the …