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6 Christmas Color Schemes

Christmas Color Scheme

Color Scheme you have to try on Christmas Now that it is December it is now officially acceptable to start decorating for the holidays. Instead of the typical red & green, this year I thought about changing it up a…

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The wonderful world of wool

Wonderful world of wool

It’s officially that time of the year; the Halloween candy is dirt cheap, the spooky decor has been swapped for that of a more jolly nature, and Thanksgiving has come and gone – which means if it wasn’t sweater weather…

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Holiday Gift Ideas For Crafters

The holiday season is officially upon us. It seems like the minute I left the Thanksgiving table I started hearing holiday music blasted over the radio 🙂 One of the hardest parts of the holidays is figuring out what to give…

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DLS Sewing Machine Giveaway

NSC Winner

Congratulations to our 5 giveaway winners! Over 8000 people entered our sewing contest. WOW! Congratulations to MaryJo, Heather, Virginia, Becky, and Jerrie! Check your emails for more details on how to claim your prizes!      

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How to Care for Wool

Dos and Don’ts of Washing and Storing Wool Wool sweaters are my autumn staple, and I can not wait for the weather to get cool to pull them out of storage. But wool can also be daunting — and my…

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3 DIYs for Cooler Weather

DIYs for Cooler Weather I don’t know about you, but chilly weather always brings on me a renewed energy for crafting. There’s something about the sharp, crisp air, the bold colors of the leaves, the brightness of the sun, and…

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Pumpkin Spice and Everything Nice

The DIY Crafter’s Edition of Everyone’s Favorite Fall Flavor   Every August, you can feel the anticipation in the air as girls everywhere hover outside the closest Starbucks waiting for their first pumpkin spice latte of the season. Soon after,…

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Football Season for Knitters

The crafter’s guide to America’s favorite fall pastime. Football season is upon us, and it is always a tough time for me. I am one of the (not so rare as you think they are) crafters who loves to sit…

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What is Wool?

Types, Benefits and How to Choose Between Them   Your guide to all things wool Cashmere included, dahling   The first day of Fall has come and my wool sweaters are coming out, even if it is still 80 degrees outside.…

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Tips for Beginner Sewers

beginners sewers

Some might say your work is only as good as your tools. Beginner sewers, I cannot emphasize this enough — spend a little more to get good tools! Even if it is painful to invest at the moment, do not…

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Sewing French Seams

French seams

Every beginner should know about French seams how to sew them.   French seams just sound intimidating. Put French in front of anything, and it sounds sophisticated, yes, but also complicated. French cooking for example. The idea of cooking an egg casserole…

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Vintage Sewing Inspiration

vintage sewing

Vintage Sewing Patterns Wiki has released over 83,000 vintage pattern envelopes for browsing!   Are you a Jackie O or a Marilyn Monroe? Do you believe in flower power? Or would you rather dance the night away at a sock…

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