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Ask the Crafts Dept. : Vintage Halloween

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Nancy asks: Could you tell me a good source for purchasing nostalgic party supplies, such as retro Halloween treat bags, paper peanut bags and plastic cupcake toppers. This is a great question, Nancy! We have a lot of great sources for these types of party supplies. We’re excited to be able to share them with …

Ask the Crafts Dept. : Black Cat Halloween

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Wendy from Louisiana asks:  I so loved the decorations and crafts that Martha had for one of her shows a few years back when she was dressed as a cat for Halloween. . . I have searched the website high & low for the decor, but with no luck. We give a big party each …

Ask the Crafts Dept. : Dyeing Pearls

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Hand Dyed Glass Pearls Amy asks: This is a question about a project Martha did on air over a year ago.  She had dyed glass pearls and then threaded them alternately on satin ribbon to make a necklace. My question is that if I omit the ribbon and just string the dyed pearls, will the …

Ask the Crafts Dept. : Cake Stand Refresh

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Thank you everyone for all of your great questions for this new section – We were  really overwhelmed by your response! We will definitely have to make this a weekly feature to get as many of your great questions in as possible!! A few things to note for the coming weeks: 1. Though we LOVE …

Ask the Crafts Dept. : An Introduction

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We know that no matter how many articles we write, or how many blog posts we put together, there will always be information that you want and we miss. For this reason, we are very excited to announce a new section to our blog: Ask the Crafts Dept.! This is where you chose the content. Just …