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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 amblethroughbramble.com.
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

FAVORITE . . .
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: Metalliferous.com Amble Through Bramble Bananas Foster

Editor's Archive

Contests & Prizes : Congratulations Melissa!

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The winner of the Maple Leaf Punch Around the Page set is Melissa, our last commenter.  Congratulations! Keep an eye out for more great giveaways…

Contests & Prizes : Maple Leaf Punch Around the Page Giveaway (contest expired)

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Halloween is nearly here and Thanksgiving’s fast upon us.  We are deep into Autumn, so it’s a great time to start using out Maple Leaf Punch Around the Page set.  They’re available at Michaels, or win one here.  Leave a comment describing how you’ll use your new punches in 50 words or less, along with …

Around Town : Book Signing at NYC Michaels Today

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To celebrate the grand opening of the first Michaels store in Manhattan (808 Columbus Ave. at W. 100th Street) Martha will sign copies of Martha Stewart’s Encyclopedia of Crafts and Dinner at Home on Monday, October 26 at 5pm.  Hannah Milman will also be at the store to demonstrate a number of Martha Stewart Crafts …

Around Town : "Before and After” Craft Show at Gallery Hanahou

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Last week I stopped by Gallery Hanahou for the opening of “Before and After,” a show by Ossu! Shugeibu, the “macho” Japanese crafting club. The gallery was packed, and the evening was a lot of fun.  There was even an impromptu group crafting project! All of the work is created from ordinary objects transformed into …

Contests & Prizes : Photo Printer (contest expired)

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Have you picked up a copy of our Halloween Special Issue yet?  It’s full of ideas and projects for throwing the greatest, most ghoulish Halloween party possible.  One of my favorite tips is creating your own photo booth with a digital camera and a compact photo printer.  Instant portraits are a great way to capture …

Inspiration Board : Paper Dolls

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There’s something enchanting about paper dolls.  They’ve been around for hundreds of years combining craft, fashion, and play.  Especially popular in the early to mid 1900s, they were a cheap accessible way to keep up with fashion trends and celebrity figures. I love this Frida Kahlo paper doll by Don Hendricks. They really feel like …

Contests & Prizes : Halloween Glitter collection and Glitterable Skulls (contest expired)

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It’s nearly October!  Halloween crafting season is here, so we’re giving away an assortment of six spooky Halloween glitters along with our glitterable skulls to to get you started. Leave a comment describing how you’ll use these glitter and skulls in 50 words or less, along with a valid e-mail address by 6 PM Friday. …

Our Sources : Economy Candy

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As Halloween approaches, we wanted to share one of our favorite candy resources with you.  In publishing, we develop seasonal stories throughout the year.   Since we use candy for favors and styling, like in the Halloween table setting below, we frequently need seasonal candy out of season. Luckily, we work close by to Economy Candy.  …