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Book Review: Sewing Simple Softies

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“When teaching children to sew, the most important thing is to have fun.” Wise words from the authors of the new craft book for kids (and parents), Sewing Simple Softies with 17 Amazing Designers by Trixi Symonds of Sew A Softie and Deborah Fisher from Fish Museum + Circus. A craft book full of ideas to inspire kids to get…

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Design your own Crochet Sampler Blanket

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Design your own crochet sampler blanket, no need for a pattern. Mix and match colours and crochet stitches to create a unique crochet blanket in any size. I’ve included crochet stitch suggestions and design inspiration to get you started. I’m back again featuring a fun crochet project using Premier Anti-Pilling Everyday Worsted from American Yarns. After making my Granny Square…

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Fashion Illustration Template for easy Fashion Sketches

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Learn to draw fashion sketches the easy way with this posable fashion illustration template. You’ll master fashion drawing in no time at all! Fashion illustrations are absolutely divine, and for me, much more magical than the finished article of clothing they represent. Of course, fashion illustrations capture the mood of a garment or outfit and, are intended to inspire the…

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Upcycle Felt Scraps into Artistic Felt Sheets

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Recycle your felt scraps by needle felting them into colourful new sheets of felt. It’s a great solution to reduce craft waste and an interesting way to restock your felt supplies with creative new material. Best of all it’s free! After years of madly crafting with felt fabric sheets, I have a massive collection of teeny tiny scraps that I…

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