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Contests & Prizes : Readers' Choice - An Eggstreme Poll

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Have you seen the latest issue of Living? In Good Things, we teach you how to decorate your eggs with a stamp pad and embossing powder (normally used on stationery). We had so much fun with the technique that we created two versions of the April blog header: A blue colorway to match the issue, …

Make It : Birthday Balloon Garland

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Inspired by Blake’s “Easy Valentines” post last month, and in a rush to decorate for a friend’s birthday party, I came up with another use for those Bistro Chalk Markers. I used mini clothes pins, monofilament, and a bunch of balloons to make this colorful birthday garland.  The bistro markers wrote on the balloon beautifully, …

Celebrate : Party Time!

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Hi there– Valerie Courtney here. I’m an associate crafts designer in the product design department here at Martha. I am thrilled to be representing our department as a contributor here on the crafts blog. I’ll be offering glimpses into our daily lives as designers at the company. A topic that I think many of us …