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Contests & Prizes : Valentines Giveaway!

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In these technological days, a handmade card means so much more than the sum of its parts. We’ve got the goods to help you woo that special someone over on Valentine’s Day, like: this festive stamp and ink set, and these layered rose stickers! Two winners will win a set of each. For a chance to win, …

Contests & Prizes : RIT Upcycling Contest

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RIT Dye is a staple in our crafts room, so we are very excited to hear about the Upcycling Contest, where applicants submit pictures and stories about their projects using recycled materials. I see a new craftovers project on the horizon… The contest runs until January 28, and there are some serious prizes: a $100 …

Best of 2010 Poll

Contests & Prizes : Best of 2010 Poll

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Thank you for a great year on the Crafts Dept. blog!  We’re so glad you enjoyed our Make It projects, Behind-the-Scenes moments, contests & giveaways, and posts about our inspirations/motivations. We would also like to thank all our guest bloggers for sharing their ideas, experiences, and projects. It’s so great to see the talent in …

Operation Dollhouse

Contests & Prizes : Operation Dollhouse

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When Curbed invited us to participate in their decorating showdown, we took one look at the dollhouse and instantly thought, “gingerbread house!” Maybe it was the season. Maybe it was our love of candy. Either way, we decided on a confectionary submission: Here are some behind-the-scenes photos of our process: Operation Dollhouse? What a sweet …

Holiday Centerpiece Poll

Contests & Prizes : Holiday Centerpiece Poll

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Are visions of sugarplums dancing in your head? Or is it more like visions of yourself racing around the house while preparing for an upcoming dinner? Let us help you decorate the table – like this beautiful amaryllis and ribbon idea from “festive & fragrant” story in the December issue of Living. We polled our …

Contests & Prizes : Holiday Giveaway #3 and Treat Box Winners!

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Congratulations, Laurel, Blythe, and Gianna. You won our Snowflake Treat Box giveaway! Please e-mail your mailing addresses to, so we can send out your prizes. For the commenters who didn’t win, don’t despair—we have one more giveaway for the year: Treat Bags and Compartment Treat Boxes! Three winners will win one set of each. Even …

Contests & Prizes : Daily Candy Giveaway!

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Are you a subscriber? If so, you might have just heard about our collaboration with the good people at DC—we created this holiday table exclusively for! Fit for festivity, this beautiful table is sure to impress any dinner guest. The best part? Ten lucky winners will receive the tools (i.e., screw punch and self-healing cutting …

Contests & Prizes : Holiday Giveaway #2 and Glitter Giveaway Winners!

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Congratulations to Heidi, doakie, and kara for winning our tinsel glitter from Holiday Giveaway #1! Please send your mailing addresses to so we can send out your prizes. This week’s giveaway is for anyone getting ready to bake some homemade fruitcake, gingerbread, cookies, etc. Snowflake treat boxes! Three lucky winners will receive a set of …