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WiReD Boutique - Beautiful Handmade Jewelry

Today we have a guest post from Pam Millershaski who tells us all about the handmade jewelry she creates for her store WiReD Boutique. WiReD Boutique came about because I really wanted to do something cool for you that I happened to love too!  It all started in January of 2013, when I opened my jewelry shop on Etsy.  I had previously opened a cross-stitch shop (www.wir [...]

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Social Media & Newsletter Training For Your Creative Business

Do you want to get better results from your social media efforts? Would you like someone to review your profiles to make sure you are heading in the right direction and then follow an online course to get the very best out of social media you can? Would you like to learn how to set up and run a mailing list and newsletter so that you get your handmade items in front of mo [...]

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Giveaway Time - Rock Art Craft Book

Have you seen all the beautiful designs that people are painting on to rocks and pebbles? I have seen many around Facebook lately and they are simply stunning. That's why I was so excited when I saw a recent publication from Search Press. 'Rock Art' by Denise Scicluna (Amazon UK/USA) is a guide to all sorts of techniques for painting onto stones. It's a lot of fun for both a [...]

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Vegging Out Valentines Tutorial

These cute little valentines are the perfect way to send something a little different to friends and family this February. Get as creative as you can with the sayings on the back and the recipient will be tickled! Materials you will need: heart cookie cutter(s) watercolor paper fancy patterned paper (wrapping paper will do) paints & a paintbrush scissors [...]

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Christmas Giveaway: Stunning Wreath From Lovehearts

Exciting news today, we have a beautiful Christmas wreath to give away, which has been created by the very talented Penny over at Lovehearts. You can see the wreath featured on this page in the photos and I think you will agree it would look stunning adorning any Christmas home. Anyone can enter this giveaway, just bear in mind if you are outside the UK it may take a litt [...]

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12 Days of Christmas Giveaway: Day 1 A Year in Crafts

** This giveaway is now closed ** Wooohooo here we are at the 1st December and I am so excited to be starting this giveaway. There is going to be a different prize announced every day, 1st through to the 12th December. All of the giveaways will remain open until the 15th December when winners will be drawn by random number generator and then the prizes posted out. In total t [...]

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Homemade Outdoor Decorating Ideas for Fall

For many people, fall is their favorite time of the year. The changing of the seasons brings about a relief from the hot weather of summer, beautiful leaves in the trees, and the countdown to the holidays. It’s also a great time to redo the look of your outdoor living space. Since it’s already August and fall is going to be here before we know it, we’re going to take a [...]

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12 Days of Christmas Giveaway: Day 3 Vintage-Style Gifts for the Home

** This giveaway is now closed ** So here we are at Day 3 of the giveaway. All of the giveaways will remain open until the 15th December when winners will be drawn by random number generator and then the prizes posted out. In total there will be 12 winners, each winning one book from their respective winning day. Anyone over 13 can enter from any country worldwide. If you [...]

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