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Welcome Spring with a Free Dahlia Pattern from Noni Flowers

Look closely, and you’ll see that this gorgeous dahlia is no ordinary flower. It’s one of 40 knitted botanicals designed by Nora Bellows, in her first book, Noni Flowers. Welcome spring (and get a head start on Mother’s Day) with the Dahlia pattern on Scribd, and create your own knitted garden with Noni Flowers.

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Celebrate March with a Free Lion Project from Knitted Wild Animals

March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb. Although the beginning of the month still brings cold, wintery weather (at least to us in the Northeast), we at CrafterNews would like to celebrate the start of March, and the first day of meteorological spring, with a pleasant, warm, cuddly treat!

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Celebrate Valentine's Day with the Love Note Keeper Project from Sweet Stitches from the Heart

No symbol is more representative of Valentine’s Day than the heart. In honor of Valentine’s Day, we’re sharing the pattern for a pretty Love Note Keeper from Sweet Stitches from the Heart by Anne Sohier-Fournel, Agnes Delage-Calvet, and Isabelle Leloup.

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Travel Checkers from Sew What You Love by Tanya Whelan

The holidays are all about spending time with family and friends. We at CrafterNews have a good old-fashioned solution to passing those long, lazy vacation days: checkers!

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Beaded Candy Cane Project from Martha Stewart's Handmade Holiday Crafts

Although the winter looms, there is much to look forward to this December. We at CrafterNews are particularly excited to begin crafting for the holidays. With help from our favorite holiday craft companion, Martha Stewart’s Handmade Holiday Crafts, we have more than 60 fantastic projects to choose from for Hanukkah, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve.

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Knit for a Good Cause with the “On the Quad” Scarf Pattern Download from Craft Activism

You create things for yourself or your family all the time. Why not knit, crochet, or sew something meaningful for someone you don’t know?

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Papier-Mâché Pumpkin Project Download and More From Martha Stewart's Handmade Holiday Crafts

To celebrate the publication of Martha’s new book, Martha Stewart’s Handmade Holiday Crafts on September 27th, CrafterNews will host a series of Martha inspired events including (but certainly not limited to) project downloads, book giveaways, and a special contest you won’t want to miss!

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A Sneak Peak and Free Pattern from Wendy Knits Lace by Wendy D. Johnson

Although this much-anticipated book won’t be in stores until August, we’re offering a special preview with a free pattern! We love this quick and easy scarf from the wonderful Wendy D. Johnson that will keep you looking pulled-together, whether you’re dashing out the door to make it to class or just running errands around town.

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Project of the Month: Bird Ornament from Adventures in Mixed Media by Jane Davies

June is National Zoo and Aquarium Month! To celebrate, we are sharing a Bird Ornament project from Adventures in Mixed Media by Jane Davies.

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Free Pattern: Glittered Birds from Martha Stewart's Encyclopedia of Crafts

Download Martha Stewart’s Glittered Birds project.

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