Grandma’s Favorite!: 22 Plastic Canvas Patterns

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Out with the new…in with the old!  The cherished art of plastic canvas is something that will never go out of style.  Cheap, easy to use, and easy to find, this crafting medium allows creative minds to do all kinds of artistic designs…from simple pins to lovely tissue box covers. In this collection of 22 […]

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Stay Sharp: Make Time to Make Something

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When was the last time you picked up a new hobby? It is so easy to fall into the same patterns every day—whether it’s your career, your kids (or grandkids), or even the same crafts and activities that you’ve perfected, it’s human nature to let yourself stay firmly in your comfort zone. Recent studies have shown, […]

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8 Days ’til Christmas: Favorite Angel Craft Project and a Giveaway

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From now through Christmas day, we’re featuring a project here on the FaveCraftsBlog, along with a question for you to comment on. From those comments, we’ll pick a daily winner and you’ll receive a Gift from Santa’s Sleigh! How’s that for a great way to celebrate all month long?! We thought we’d show off some […]

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New Pattern Monday: Tissue Box Covers

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Tissue manufacturers try their best to make cute designs on their tissue boxes. However, their best just isn’t good enough. If I ever see another mauve paisley tissue box, I just might scream. Plus, no matter how cute your tissue box is, it’s still made out of cardboard. If you’re into plastic canvas patterns, making […]

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Plastic Canvas, Cross-Stitch and Embroidery for Fall

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[Editorial Note- This an excerpt from today’s newsletter. If you would like to receive our free craft newsletter, you can sign up here.] National Sewing Month left many of you crafters craving other ideas for what to do with your needles. You asked for more plastic canvas and more free embroidery patterns, so we found […]

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Plastic Canvas Crafts

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We have received a number of inquiries recently about plastic canvas patterns. For those of you who are not familiar with the medium, plastic canvas is a lightweight plastic with holes that is used for needlepoint or cross-stich. In our needlecraft category on FaveCrafts, we have an entire subcategory dedicated to plastic canvas that is […]

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