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Stephanie Hung

Stephanie Hung


Name: Steph Hung
Job Title: Assistant Editor
Date started at company: June 2007, as an intern
First story you worked on: Candles Take Shape for the Holidays
Hometown: Mississauga, ON
Education: Biology, Queen's University. Fashion Design, George Brown College
First job: Selling popcorn at the movie theater
Astrological sign: Capricorn
Personal crafting/Artwork: Thread drawings and repurposing salvaged materials

FAVORITE...
Color: Pantone 536
Holiday: I love Victoria Day because it marks the beginning of summer and camp season.
Pizza topping: Olives
Kind of fabric: Cotton jersey
Dessert: Ice cream
Source: Buttons Buttons (Vancouver), Tomato (Tokyo)
Font: Georgia
Martha Stewart craft: Christmas stockings from "The Twelve Days of Christmas"

Editor's Archive

Bandannas

Behind the Scenes : Bandannas

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While working on the bandannas story with the collecting department (for the July issue of Living), I learned that this humble cloth has quite a history. Made famous by Martha Washington, and popularized by cowboys and rock-n-rollers, the bandanna has become a symbol of Americana. Using only indigo-blue ones, we found many ways to feature vintage …

Santa Fe International Folk Art Market

Around Town : Santa Fe International Folk Art Market

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Today’s post was written by Kate, an employee who loves folk art and wants to remind you about the amazing Santa Fe International Folk Art Market. “Now in its eighth year, the market will take place this year from July 8 to 10 on Museum Hill in Santa Fe, New Mexico. This year, more than …

Father's Day...

Celebrate : Father's Day...

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…is Sunday! Thanks to all the Dads, Papas, and Pops that taught us how to ride a bike, took us camping, helped us move into our first apartment, and were there when we needed you most (even if it was the middle of the night and we were just finishing our shift at the movie …

Blue Sky Alpacas

Our Sources : Blue Sky Alpacas

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I realize it is June and not typically the time when we think about colder-weather projects, but we are well into our upcoming fall and winter issues—if you can believe it—and I wanted to highlight one of our favorite yarn vendors: Blue Sky Alpacas. Not only are its yarns a treat to work with but they come …

Stripes for Everyone!

Make It : Stripes for Everyone!

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Seems like we can’t have enough stripe in our lives. If you were inspired by Silke’s coasters, which were inspired by Blake’s pillows from July’s Good Things, here’s a quick video how-to: Still seeing lines? We have many more striped projects over here…

Summer Sticker Giveaway!

Contests & Prizes : Summer Sticker Giveaway!

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The thermostat is forecasted to hit 95 degrees in New York today, which can only mean one thing—summer! As a kid this was always my favorite time of year: School let out, it became acceptable to eat ice cream every day (strictly for cooling-off purposes), and there was always some new pond or park to …

Fabric Printing Trials

Make It : Fabric Printing Trials

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Last weekend I went to the beach with dear friends I hadn’t seen for some time. I wanted to commemorate our trip with souvenirs and my first thought was to stamp shirts. Inspired by woodcuts and whales, I carved a rubber block with a linoleum cutter: But when it came time to print on fabric, …

Ask the Crafts Dept. : Hosting a Craft Hour

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Amber from North Carolina writes: “Hello! I organize a monthly ‘craft hour’ for my department at work! This gives us all a chance to connect and relax…even if only for an hour! I have people in the group of all skill levels so I try to keep things on the easier side. Last month we …