Tag Your Green Contest: Deadline Tonight!

Hi Crafters! The Tag Your Green Contest ends tonight at 11:59 PDT. Here’s your last chance to get your entries in. Do you have an innovative project that you think is “green” or one you’ve been thinking about starting? That word green gets tossed around a lot. It’s slapped onto... Read more »

How-To: Knit Candle Holder String

Katie of Duo Fiberworks shares her pattern for making this fun knit candle holder. I love that you can arrange it however you want, in circles, straight lines or curves. You could make it long enough to stretch across a table or mantle. Just be sure to use caution and... Read more »

Best of Make: Online 2010 — Math Mondays

In looking at the best of what Make: Online had to offer in 2010, George Hart’s wonderful “Math Monday” columns immediately sprung to mind. Each week, George does a fantastic job of covering the wonders of mathematics through a series of crafty projects. It’s math and science meets arts, crafts,... Read more »

Self-Portrait Ski Mask

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Andrew Salomone used my electronic knitting machine to make this identity-preserving balaclava: The balaclava is knit from cotton yarn and the design is from a bitmap file, in which pictures of my head from every angle were photoshopped together into a single rectangular image. I used the same images to... Read more »

Self-Portrait Ski Mask

Andrew Salomone used my electronic knitting machine to make this identity-preserving balaclava: The balaclava is knit from cotton yarn and the design is from a bitmap file, in which pictures of my head from every angle were photoshopped together into a single rectangular image. I used the same images to... Read more »

Best of CRAFT 2010: Cocktail Recipes

Are you having a party to welcome 2011? Excellent! Make some memorable drinks, please. My humble suggestions follow. Sage Rush Cocktail Simple and refreshing. As your guests walk in on New Year’s Eve, take their coat and hand them one of these. Cranberry Pomegranate Sorbet With a Glug of Champagne... Read more »