Archive for April, 2011

Craft Idol – Pam Berry

Friday, April 8, 2011 8:51 No Comments

Pam Berry is a pioneer of the craft and zine scene. She’s co-founder of Chickfactor, an influential musician (Black Tambourine, The Castaway Stones, Glo-Worm and more), a seamstress, button collector, pie maker, and a national treasure in the US and the UK. What’s your craft handle? Any previous incarnations? I go by Craft Ho for […]

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Online Video: An Untapped Tool for Small Businesses

Wednesday, April 6, 2011 9:07 2 Comments

We live in the era of the viral video — where shaky, pixelated home movies can create instant celebrity, launch an unexpected trend, or simply fill your lunch hours with really cute baby animals. Just take a gander at the number of hits under the latest video du jour to see how their cultural relevance […]

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Directors’ Picks

Monday, April 4, 2011 7:00 No Comments

Every Monday, Hello Craft Directors present our favorite picks of the week from the creative community. We’ll dish what’s caught our eyes at the moment from giveaways, blog postings and shop offerings, to the latest tools, crafty instructions and happening shows. Acute How-To: Faux Milk Glasses ScoutieGirl Looking for a fun crafting project that’s easy, […]

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Craft Idol – Moop Bags

Friday, April 1, 2011 14:24 No Comments

Wendy from Moop may have created the most perfect line of bags ever. They’re beautifully constructed, have plenty of clever pockets and all of a timeless design. When you look at her work, you’ll realize every tiny detail has been thought through, down to the custom welded hardware on their letter bag. Classic and neutral […]

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