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Party Invitation Tutorial

Make It : Party Invitation Tutorial

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Today’s guest project comes from Joke, a letterpress designer who writes the very sweet blog tokketok (named after her son’s first word). It is full of simple packaging and paper ideas that would inspire anyone to throw a party: Here Joke shares a tutorial on making party invitations for a first birthday (but we think …

Crocheted Cowl

Make It : Crocheted Cowl

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Today’s guest post comes from Kate Gagnon Osborn and Courtney Kelley, co-owners of Kelbourne Woolens, distributors of The Fibre Company yarns, and authors of the new knitting book Vintage Modern Knits: “Here in Philadelphia, the advent of spring means summer is starting to feel tantalizingly close. In between the rainy days, the temperature rises just enough …

Woodblock Print Tutorial

Make It : Woodblock Print Tutorial

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When I first saw Tugboat Printshop at a crafts sale, I was blown away by the caliber of its work. Paul and Valerie create such beautiful imagery, and the fact that each woodblock is carved completely by hand is astounding. They are definitely top-notch (pun intended) in my books: “Today, we are going to show …

Tote Bag Tutorial and Giveaway!

Make It : Tote Bag Tutorial and Giveaway!

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We all have something—that one thing we can’t get enough of, no matter how many we already have. Around here I might say it’s tote bags. How could you not love a tote?  It’s function and beauty in a neat little package, like this one created by Liesl Gibson of Oliver + S: (Click here …

Embroidered Halloween Badges Tutorial

Make It : Embroidered Halloween Badges Tutorial

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Today’s guest project is brought to us by Stephanie Housley from Coral & Tusk. What originally started as a handmade baby gift has since turned into a business of embroidered goods (and other delights) with a little help from our very own magazine! “I decided to create my own version of the game “Memory.” I …

Apron Tutorial

Make It : Apron Tutorial

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Happy Friday!  Today’s tutorial comes to us from the brilliant Lara and Teegs, who run a screenprinting studio from the Great Down Under.  I think this is a perfect weekend project.  Not only is an apron essential when crafting, but with all the gardens and barbecues to tend to this summer, there’s no time like the …