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Mother's Day Project and Giveaway (contest expired)

Contests & Prizes : Mother's Day Project and Giveaway (contest expired)

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Growing up, my mom was always the planner/bill-payer/checkbook keeper in our family…and she still is. When Mother’s Day rolls around I like to give her something to brighten up her desk. I’ve been looking for a reason to try our flocking powders so for the first part of my gift I decided to make mom a …

Rowenta Pro Master Iron (contest expired)

Contests & Prizes : Rowenta Pro Master Iron (contest expired)

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Were you able to catch Martha personalizing tea towels with Joan Rivers on today’s show?  The project was adapted from an iron-on tote bag story in this May’s issue of Living.  You can download the monogram & cherry blossom clip art here, print it onto transfer paper, and make your own bag or tea towel. …

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 thecraftsdept@marthastewart.com, so we can send your new books on their way…

Contests & Prizes : Shane's Favorite Project in Our Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts

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I’ve worked for Martha off and on over the years. These days I’m freelancing with the Crafts Dept. I am a novice sewer for sure.  I can sew a basic stitch forward and backward.  That is about it.  The prepping for sewing is often intimidating. Before I can start sewing I have to clear out …

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 thecraftsdept@marthastewart.com and we will send it your way.  Thanks!…

Contests & Prizes : Congratulations to Wednesday's winners!

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Congratulations to Lola of “handmade by lola” and Fabiola C.!  You won last week’s giveaway of Martha Stewart’s Encyclopedia of Sewing and Fabric Crafts. Please e-mail your addresses to thecraftsdept@marthastewart.com and we will send some books your way.  Thanks!…

Contests & Prizes : Singer Futura Embroidery and Sewing Machine! (Contest Expired)

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If you’ve been following thecraftsdept.com, you’ve read about our new Fabric Crafts Encyclopedia which launches this Thursday.  You may even be attending Stitchfest, or following our live Twitter feed.   It’s all so exciting, we’re giving away the Singer Futura Embroidery and Sewing Machine!! This is a serious machine, for a serious crafter. We don’t even …

Contests & Prizes : Fading and Overdyeing Fabrics

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Our big Stitch Fest and book launch is just a few days away!  I’ve been flipping through our new Encyclopedia of Fabric and Sewing Crafts, and wanted to share one of my favorite techniques from it. Last November, getting ready for the Holiday Craft Sale season, I completely fell for fading and overdyeing fabrics.  The …