OK, that's the stamping and shopping news of the weekend here is the crafting news from my fellow Crafty Bloggers:
Vickie's 10 Craft Tips for Busy Parents!
The Impatient Crafter
Madge shares the 411 on how she made a gorgeous crystal, rubber and exposed wire collar inspired by African jewelry.
The Crochet Dude
See a sneak peek video of Drew's new pattern line that launches August 1st!
The Artful Crafter
If you’re a polymer clay beginner or just want a quick professional looking project, use molds!
Craftside-A behind-the-scenes peek at a crafty world
This week at Craftside there is the latest episode of Look, Learn & Create featuring the fabulous cloth doll artist, Patti Medaris Culea, a fun vegan recipe for Frushi (fruit sushi), a how-to on making a tennis ball training tool, and an Illustrator tutorial to make a digital word ATC and as always a bunch of questions that if you answer you are entered to win a free book!
Mixed Media Artist
Do not fear...making altered books will not cause lightning to strike you!
Cross Stitch at About.com
What do you do with odds and ends of embroidery floss? Read these ideas and share your own.
Crafty Princess Diaries
Have you thought of starting your own craft weblog? Here is why crafting rocks when it comes to niche blogging.
When you need a crafty break - whip up this quick and easy snack of homemade hummus and baked bagel chips.
Aileen gives you a sneek peek at some felt banners she's making for a swap, and tells you how to make easy rolled felt flowers to use as embellishments.
About Family Crafts
As a parent, one of the biggest crafting dilemmas you may face is what to do with all the wonderful masterpieces your child creates. How do you display each piece so it gets the attention it deserves?