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Daily Update - January 24, 2023

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The December Raffle is going to be the last one for now. The same people seem to be winning over and over again. I am going to come up with a different way to run a raffle in the future so it is fair to everyone.

The Last Raffle Winner

  1. Ariella Cohen:1,000,000 points

Now Available!

Pre-Cut Paper Bead Strips

Pre Cut Paper Bead Strips. One size for now. For every order over $35.00, I will include a small packet of paper bead strips that are 3/8" at the wide end, 1/8" at the narrow end and up to 8-1/2" long. Orders have to be for items that I actually will send you through the postal mail myself. Items such as Slotted paper bead rollers, adjustable length paper bead rollers, double hole paper bead rollers, eyelet setters and laminated templates. If you order a roller or tool that is under $35.00 and the order also includes digital files at Etsy, and the total order is over $35.00, you will also get the sample packet of strips.

In the future, I hope to find a source of paper I can use to offer you for sale at a reasonable price and so you can pick and choose which print you want.

What am I doing?

Quilt Project Continues Soon

I am preparing to start working on videos of the last few blocks of the Quilt I am making. Watch for announcement of next block!

New Paper Bead Rollers
You can get them at: Start Here to Get Them.
They are now available on Amazon and Etsy!
They are the same price as my other Double Hole Paper Bead Rollers.
$35.95. Free shipping in the USA only.

Featured Pattern

Today's Featured Pattern

This pattern is Free on January 24th Only

This afghan is a direct result of a request of a member to create an afghan based on the pattern stitch used in the Spring Fling Toilet Tissue Cover. The resulting look is dazzling hence the name. Each of the 2 strands of yarn are carried up the side and not cut as you work and change colors after every 2 rows.

Bedazzled Baby Blanket

Now the PDF file for patterns that are not normally free are also available for free download for one day only.

Over time, as I feature a pattern each day, when it is no longer free, I will make the HTML page available to anyone who is registered on the site (Not just Gold members.) This will take time, there are over 600 Gold Member patterns on the site. I am changing them to Registered Member patterns one at a time. The PDF file of each pattern will be available for points.

From now on, new patterns, projects and printables I add to the site will still be gold level pages until they are over 2 years old. This keeps things fair to the members who actually paid for membership.

Featured Bead Sheet

Today's Featured Bead Sheet

This bead sheet is Free on January 24th Only.

Beads from this sheet would be great combined with faceted crystals that have an AB finish to them. You can also combine them with any beads that have a metallic finish to them in any piece of jewelry.

Squiggle Streamers

Now the PDF file is also available for free download for one day only.

Recent Video

Unboxing of 4 Diamond Painting Projects from New Craft Day


Recent Addition!

Recent Addition

This is the 26th quilt block tutorial in a series on how to make quilt blocks using the new Quilt as You Piece Method.

Cornered Kite Block

Video Available!

This Week's Tip

Another Use for Dryer Sheets

When making crochet, sewn or knit sachets, to put into your drawers, stuff them with used dryer sheets that have been misted with your favorite body spray or perfume. Use after shave for men's sachets.

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