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TV Crafts : Today on The Martha Stewart Show...

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Diamond Paper Roses! (for full instructions, click here) Today’s episode featured lots of Valentine’s Day ideas to share with the sweethearts in your life.  Click here to find local listings (and for Jim’s full post on roses, click here)…

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, …

On The Web : Not Really Roses ... But Still as Sweet!

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Today at The Martha Stewart Show, we begin our two-week countdown to Valentine’s Day and our annual search for fabulous and fun gifts to give to the loves of our lives! Roses are always a good choice … but why give live (and perishable) roses when any one of these brilliantly creative and everlasting roses …

Valentine Sticker Charm Bracelet—How Charming!

Make It : Valentine Sticker Charm Bracelet—How Charming!

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Sometimes I get an idea stuck in my head, but I’m not too sure what I’m going to do about executing it. With Valentine’s Day descending on us, I have had heart charms on my mind. Wanting to make a bracelet, but not too clear on what I wanted to make the charms from, it …

Postcards from the Edge

Around Town : Postcards from the Edge

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Although December is one of our busiest months around the TV studio, at the suggestion of set stylist Chip Glynn, a group of us took some time after work to create mini pieces of art. These postcard-size pieces were specifically made for donation to Postcards From the Edge: A Benefit for Visual AIDS. Postcards From …

Spun-Cotton Mushrooms

Make It : Spun-Cotton Mushrooms

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For the Holiday Craft Fair, one of the things I made and sold were these spun-cotton mushrooms. I personally wanted more mushrooms for my tree and kept losing bids on eBay for glass ones. So to create the vintage feel I was looking for, I used another old-world technique to create these. They can be …

Paper Medallions

Make It : Paper Medallions

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There is no question that I am a HUGE fan of the Martha Stewart Crafts Scoring Board (which I blogged about earlier this season). So . . . I figured, why not share another project idea—just in time for the holidays—that utilizes this easy-to-use, ingenious tool. For Martha’s Holiday Open House special on Hallmark Channel …

Craft Sale 2010

Photo Galleries : Craft Sale 2010

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Thanks again to everyone who participated in the sale last Saturday! (If you are making Eric’s ornament at home, here is the template for the ribbon star.) If you missed someone on your shopping list – or, like me, are experiencing post-sale-coulda-shoulda-woulda regrets – here are some vendor sites*: Amble Through Bramble AMH Design AnnaBuilt …