Meet the Authors: “The Crafter’s Book of Clever Ideas”


One of the perks that comes with being the editor of a crafting website is that designers will send their latest projects and publications right to you. When a new book from F+W Media arrived in the mail, I couldn’t wait to take a peek. The Crafter’s Book of Clever Ideas: Awesome Craft Techniques for […]

AllFreeSewing Giveaway: Sewing Stylish Handbags & Totes


If you’re anything like me, you love bags. It doesn’t take much; a purse, a tote, a drawstring bag, anything that can carry all of my goods and looks cute makes my day. Maybe one reason why they’re so attractive to me is that they satisfy the “stylish” portion of my outfit that I can’t […]

Bags of Inspiration Giveaway

Bags of Inspiration

This one-of-a-kind book combines every woman’s two favorite things: elements of nature and bags. That’s right, author Hilary Bowen takes you on a super stylish adventure in her book Bags of Inspiration so you can fill your closet with bags and purses that reflect the lovely aspects of nature we all love most. At, […]

AllFreeHolidayCrafts Giveaway: Stamp It! DIY Printing with Handmade Stamps


Jenny Doh, the author of Stamp It! DIY Printing with Handmade Stamps, can create a handmade stamp from almost any material, whether it be a pencil eraser, potato, or a rubber stamp. In Stamp It! DIY Printing with Handmade Stamps, you’ll unlock a similar talent with the help of each detailed, and sensible tutorial. This […]

AllFreeSewing Book Giveaway: Baby Times

Sewing for babies just never gets old, does it? There’s something about those adorable little baby shoes, hats and blankets that make all those hours slaving over the sewing machine worth it! OK, these cute projects don’t actually take hours to make, which is another reason to give em’ a try. Right now we’re giving […]

AllFreeSewing Book Giveaway: Make It Sew Modern

Vanessa Christenson of the sewing blog, V and Co, delivers a book full of simple and beautiful projects all sewists can enjoy. From eye catching quilts to cleverly embellished purses, every project found in Make It Sew Modern is lovely and unique. Christenson transforms basic sewing projects into special pieces by adding ruffles or pleating […]

AllFreeSewing Book Giveaway: The BurdaStyle Sewing Handbook

For sewists of all skill levels, this handbook truly delivers the inspiration and sewing knowledge to successfully create wardrobe pieces and accessories. is a website with the largest community of sewing enthusiasts and aspiring designers, and in the first ever BurdaStyle book, the reader is led through a series of projects, all of which […]

Book Giveaway: Interlocking Crochet


It’s never too late to learn new ways to crochet. This season, create amazing scarves, bags, afghans and more using the interlocking crochet method detailed in Interlocking Crochet by Tanis Galik in this book. Also known as double filet, interlocking crochet is extremely versatile. In fact, the book has over 80 different types of patterns […]

Metalwork Jewelry Book Giveaway

Steampunk-inspired jewelry is fun to create, with tips and projects from Linda Peterson, author of Metalwork Jewelry. With 35 projects to choose from and step-by-step photos to help you through, you’ll be making one-of-a-kind jewelry in no time. We’re giving away a copy to one lucky winner! Check out the Metalwork Jewelry Giveaway Contest here, […]