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2013 Cyber Monday Sale – December 2 Only!

December 2 is Cyber Monday and we’re celebrating with our last sale of the year! One day only, snag gear from our Craftster Shop for 30% off. Check a few friends and family off your holiday gift list with rockin’ crafty t-shirts and jewelry. Use code THANKS at checkout to apply the discount. Sale starts […]

Craftster Best of 2012

Craftster Best of 2012 has arrived!! A big thanks to everyone that shared awesome projects, advice and inspiration on Craftster in 2012. It was a great year and, as always, we’re amazed by our community! Of course, choosing the “Best Of” is a fun, but very difficult task for us. After all, all of the […]

New Eco-friendly Shirts in our Shop!

We’ve just put up brand new listings in our main shop! You’ll notice a few changes but we hope you like or at least understand them all. We’re slowly beginning a switch to more eco-friendly shirts! As we restock, we will move to an eco-friendly shirt which has a higher base price. Because of this […]

Craftster Best of 2011

Craftster Best of 2011 has arrived!! A big thanks to everyone that shared awesome projects, advice and inspiration on Craftster in 2011. It was a great year and, as always, we’re amazed by our community! Of course, choosing the “Best Of” is a fun, but very difficult task for us. After all, all of the […]

Announcing: Craftster Project of the Week

  Oh snap! We are pretty stoked to announce a new weekly email newsletter, dubbed “Craftster Project of the Week”. If you are a current Craftster newsletter subscriber, you should have received it right smack in your email inbox today! Each week, we’ll feature a killer project tutorial, recipe, or pattern from our superstar Craftster […]

3M Couple Speak Contests

Sponsored Content – 3M Couple Speak Contests Doing a project all by yourself can be, at times, frustrating. So often, we’ll employ our significant other to lend some elbow grease or a much needed second set of eyeballs. While we love the time we get to spend together, there are *special* moments – both tense […]

The Craft & Hobby Association and Craftster Tweet Off

We’re attending the TransWorld’s Jewelry, Fashion & Accessories Show in Rosemont, IL this week with The Craft & Hobby Association! Join us at this free event and play along online with our very own craft competition featuring projects from YOU! Support your fellow Craftster and vote for your fave project! July 24, 2011 Update: Our […]

Write the Craftster Newsletter

Friends of Craftster, your July private event has been announced! Your mission this month is to help us write the next Craftster Newsletter! Entries are due now through July 17. To read the details of the contest, view the contest thread here. If you are not a Friend of Craftster, learn more about the program […]

Timber Press Terrarium Craft Giveaway

Today, Timber Press announced a new crafty giveaway in honor of their book Terrarium Craft: Create 50 Magical, Miniature Worlds by Amy Bryant Aiello and Kate Bryant, with photographs by Kate Baldwin. The giveaway includes a signed copy of the awesome book featuring terrarium tutorials and info about the materials used for cutely unique and […]

Friends of Craftster – Tshirt Contest!

Friends of Craftster, your June private event has been announced! Your mission this month is to create a new Craftster t-shirt design! To read the details of the contest, check out the contest thread here. If you are not a Friend of Craftster, learn more about the program here!

New Feature: Attachments and Tutorial Contributors

For this Tute Tuesday, we’d like to highlight a brand new feature on Craftster called Attachments. As the name implies, we’re now giving Craftster members the ability to attach project files (jpg, png, gif, or pdf) in the forums. Attachments are a great way for people to share pattern pieces and step-by-step tutorials with each […]

Ten Tips for Selling Crafts Online Successfully

Recently, we started a discussion with our Friends of Craftster about successful tips for selling crafts online from both the seller’s and buyer’s perspectives. We covered the perils, the pitfalls, and the feel-good successes. So much goodness came out of this discussion that we feel compelled to share some of this knowledge with you. On […]

Win Free Ice Cream for a Year

Are you obsessed with ice cream? If so, you might want to consider entering the Ben & Jerry’s Pint Challenge for the chance to win a YEAR SUPPLY OF ICE CREAM. Ben & Jerry’s and ReadyMade challenges you to create a cool, original project using Ben & Jerry’s iconic pint. Along with stocking up on […]

Call for Artists: Craftster Interactive Mixed Media Display at 2011 Summer Craft SuperShow

This summer, Craftster is taking part in the Craft & Hobby Association’s SuperShow and the Jewelry, Fashion and Accessories Show. This awesomely crafty show is FREE (if you pre-register online) to the public and it takes place July 21-24, 2011 in Rosemont, Illinois right near one of our FAVORITE cities… Chicago! You can pre-register here […]