Jewelry Blog

It’s Instructor Appreciation Week at Craftsy!

By Karen Kelty
Passion, expertise, a knack for making even the most complex concepts seem simple -- sounds like a checklist for Craftsy instructors! Read on to find out why Craftsy is crazy about our talented teachers, plus learn some surprising fun facts that make us love them even more. Read more »

Announcing the Craftsy Blogger Awards 2013!

By Lindsay Conner
Craftsy Blogger AwardsThis October, Craftsy wants to celebrate creative bloggers who have truly inspired us through their original content, vivid imagery and exceptional online personas. That’s why we are presenting the first ever Craftsy Blogger Awards, to honor those individuals who spend so many hours behind the scenes crafting the blogs you love to read! Nominate your favorites now! Read more »

The Perfect Tatting Shuttle?

By Craftsy
Tatting ShuttleI love to tat, and I am addicted to collecting tatting shuttles! In the twenty plus years that I’ve been tatting, I have read quite a few discussions regarding the types of tatting shuttles, and which style is the best to use. The short answer is, the style that suits you. What are the styles of shuttles? I guess that could spark another discussion! For now, let’s just look at what I consider to be the three basic styles of shuttles: flat, post, and bobbin. Read more »

Help with Handmade Goods for Children

By Craftsy
Help with Handmade Goods for ChildrenJoin Craftsy Cares in helping to provide handmade goods for hospitalized children throughout the month of May, 2013. We’re thrilled to bring cheer by partnering with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with pediatric cancer. Read more »
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Social Media Tips for Indie Designers & Makers, Pt 4: Instagram

By Craftsy
Instagram tips for indie designersFor the final installment of our series on Social Media Tips for Indie Designers, we'll take a look at Instagram. Similar to Pinterest, Instagram is a good opportunity to visually represent your brand, your personality, and your taste, and color those photos with descriptions that help fans and followers feel a connection to your aesthetic. Should you be on Instagram? Read more »

Win Your Wishlist

By Craftsy
You can now share your Craftsy wishlist with friends and family so they can get you exactly what you want. For every person you email your wishlist to, you'll receive an entry into a Craftsy giveaway where three lucky members will win all the classes on their list, up to $250 worth! Read more »

Knit Your Own Kable Kuff from Adorn Anew!

By Craftsy
Laura Nelkin has released the tenth and final pattern from her Adorn Anew knitted jewelry e-book... the Kable Kuff! Find out more about this gorgeous design that is the perfect gift for anyone on your list. Read more »