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Inspiration Board : Reviving Camp Crafts

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If you have a July issue of Living, you may have seen these updated “camp crafts” made with brightly colored lanyard (aka gimp, boondoggle etc)- For a modern “camp” feel, we painted birch hooks white¬†(from Vermont Branch Company), and used them to display the necklaces. This close-up of the bangles give you a better look …

On The Web : Announcing the CraftStudio App!

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We’re so excited to announce that our CraftStudio App for the iPad officially launches today! The App is the perfect fit for crafters who are ready to take their skills to the tech-level. Trust us – we’ve only been playing with the app for a few days and we are already addicted! In the CraftStudio …

Make It : DIY Placemat Paintbrush Roll-Up Holder

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Today’s guest post comes from the uber-talented Brittany Watson Jepsen. Brittany is a designer/blogger/shop owner of The House That Lars Built in Copenhagen, Denmark. She also sells her work on Etsy: I’m always worried about my paintbrushes getting ruined when I travel. I’ve been on the lookout for the perfect contraption to keep them in …

Art. Write. Now.

Around Town : Art. Write. Now.

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I wanted to share with you a very special exhibit I saw over the weekend entitled Art. Write. Now. The show is packed with over five hundred works of art made by children in grades 7-12, all of whom have been recognized by the noteworthy non-profit The Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. Each year …

On The Web : Father's Day Gifts from Pinhole Press

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It’s no secret how much we love the company Pinhole Press! Their products are so pretty and simple to make. The best part is that you’re really able to take the reins and design your own, personalized gifts using favorite photos of your friends and family. We’ve rounded up our favorite products from Pinhole Press …

On The Web : Our Favorite Pinterest Boards

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Are you on Pinterest yet? We’re sort of obsessed here the Crafts Department…it’s such a great source for inspiration! Today we thought we’d share with you our favorite Craft and DIY Boards on Pinterest. There are thousands of boards out there, but below are our picks if you’re new to the site, in need of …

Inspiration Board : Funny Food

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How would you like to wake up to these guys tomorrow morning? Photos by Bill Wurtzel Or read the morning paper with this lady? This little fella looks delicious, nutritious, and well-dressed. Bill Wurtzel offers 365 fun and healthy ways to craft your breakfast in his new book Funny Food. ¬†Each work of food art …

Make It : Puff Paint Earrings

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Today’s guest post comes from the fabulous Evie S: I’m excited to share with you all an idea to make loads of earrings in all your favorite spring colors for just pennies a pair, using puff paint. This oft overlooked form of paint is usually in the category of tacky, but this project gives puff …