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I got a chance to check out a few new craft books recently that are perfect for upcoming holiday entertaining fun! Join me as I review Jurassic Towel Origami by Alison Jenkins from Andrews McMeel Publishing, along with Handmade Living: A Fresh Take on Scandinavian Style by Lotta Jansdotter and ... More >>
It's book review time again, crafters! This week we're taking a look at three titles from Chronicle Books--Paper Craft: 25 Charming Gifts, Accents, and Accessories to Make From Paper by Minhee & Truman Cho, Every Day's a Holiday by Heidi Kenny, and Silhouette Art by Vana Chupp. Plus, enter to wi ... More >>
The old weather adage says March comes in like a lion and out like a lamb. And while the weather's been pretty mild (albeit a little chilly lately), the lions march on through the work of lots of talented crafters on Etsy! Orlan Lion Ring by Miz Dragonfly After the jump, more wildcat craft ... More >>
On the ninth day of Craftmas my true love gave to me, a set of brightly colored vintage plastic cupcake toppers in the shape of lots of ladies dancing! Vintage Dancing Ladies Cupcake Toppers from Pinky Lou Lou After the jump, we round out our week of Craftmas caroling with a few more crea ... More >>
Finally: A non-ugly way to incorporate the Asian aesthetic into your everyday wardrobe. (Oh, stop that—Mandarin collars? Not so awesome. And chopsticks in your hair? Not even close to the real thing. Please stop. You look fucking silly.) These charms and pendants crafted by origami guru Cindy Ng ... More >>
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