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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 …

To Our Craft Sale!

Make It : To Our Craft Sale!

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The elves (ahem, our team) are busy preparing for the holiday sale tomorrow. Here’s a peek at what’s going on behind the scenes… Come by and say hello. While you’re here, stay for the: handmade gifts craft demonstrations raffle prizes and giveaways Oh, and one more thing—THE CRAFT WALK!  (Think cake walk, circa 1970.) See …

Contests & Prizes : Holiday Giveaway #1!

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Today is December 1. Do you know where your ornaments are right now? We are in the thick of holiday season, which can mean only one thing: It’s time for glitter! In this month’s issue of Living, our creative director, Eric, shows you how to make his snowflake ornaments. (Click here for other glittered-ornament ideas.) Great …

Inspiration Board : Happy Thanksgiving!

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We want to wish everyone a lovely holiday that is full of food, family, and friends. If you need some last-minute decorating ideas, here are some: clip-art decorations (and templates), table settings, and centerpieces for inspiration. Enjoy!…

Vote for the Winners in the Holiday Craft Sale!

Contests & Prizes : Vote for the Winners in the Holiday Craft Sale!

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Thank you for all your submissions! They were all so great that we have actually chosen 8 finalists (instead of the original 5), and will be giving away 5 spots (instead of the original 3) in the Holiday Craft Sale. #1.  Rachel Rheingold – Maptote #2.  Katherine Grandey – kg + ab porcelain #3.  Lisa …

Make It : Accessorize for Halloween

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Halloween weekend is just two weeks away! If you’re not the type to don a head-to-toe costume, here are some easy accessories that can be paired with any outfit you choose. Want to look like Madame Butterfly? How about a mousy updo? The sun never sets on cool with these spider shades. A chic cobweb shawl …

Felt Catch-All Valentine Gift

Make It : Felt Catch-All Valentine Gift

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For once I’m getting started a little early! I was inspired to create this gift by the pile of receipts, business cards, ChapSticks and change that appears on my vanity when my husband gets home every night. He needs a soft place to drop pocket contents (that can be cleaned out now and then? I …