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Remember an episode in 30 Rock , where Kenneth knits a bikini for his grandma? I thought that something like that only happens on TV. Well, that's until my recent visit to the hospital, where I found myself sitting next to a man who was crocheting a huge blanket out of a basket.

Wait time for the doctor we were both seeing was close to 2-3 hrs. So pretty soon, bringing your hobby, like crocheting,... Read more
If you are in the process of choosing curtains for your bedrooms, there are a number of tips that you should take into account to ensure the greatest possible chance at success.

They should be as simple as possible
Keep in mind that the bedroom is supposed to be a relaxed space, as this is where we come to rest and rejuvenate. This means that anything we add to the room should reflect this purpose –... Read more
As a greeting card maker, I encourage people to hand-write the messages inside of cards. Not many people like the look of their own handwriting but, like it or not, it's part of who you are. Handwriting is as unique to you as your voice or your fingerprint. It's instantly recognizable.

Today, I'm going to give you three good reasons to learn to love your handwriting and why it's an important... Read more
It is my pleasure to introduce you to Helen Weinar, of Helen’s Charms Unique Gifts . Helen’s creations are colourful and cheerful. A wonderful way to celebrate Spring!

Helen, tell us a little bit about yourself

My name is Helen Marie Weinar. I was born in the heart of Europe in a small country - Czechoslovakia. It's Czech Republic now after the split in 1990. My husband and I relocated to... Read more
I am delighted to introduce you to Debra Westdorp of designsbydebra . Deb is one of iCraft's most popular and successfull sellers. Her one-of-a-kind jewellery and now her new venture into knitted scarves and slouch hats showcase the high quality and charm of her creations.

A bit about Debra

My name is Debra Westdorp but call me Deb. I am 57 years old and live in Walnut Grove, Langley BC. I have a... Read more
Miranda of Calming Stitches is a busy young Mom who loves to create beautiful, charming and useful knit and crochet crafts. Tell us a little bit about yourself I have been knitting and crocheting for over 20 years. My shop offers a wide range of hand knitted and crocheted items. I currently have three young children ages 5, 2, and newborn (she was just born in January 2015). They keep me quite busy... Read more
Valentine's Day is almost here, and I'm delighted to take this opportunity to introduce you to Evelyn Morocho, the creator and designer of “ NJ Creative Cards ”. Evelyn features creative cards for any occasion, and specializes in personalized, customized requests, including the language of your choice.

Tell us a little bit about yourself

My name is Evelyn Morocho, born in Canada with Cuban... Read more
This time of year, we want our homes to reflect the coziness, happiness and luxury of this special season.

One of the favourite things to do at my house is to decorate the tree and the whole house, not to mention ourselves and loved ones! Here are some of iCraft’s large selection of Christmas ornaments for tree, house and people.

You can almost feel the buttery smoothness of this Christmas ornament... Read more
Last minute shopping for just about everybody on your list?

So much to do at this time of year, shopping, planning parties, house decorating, finding presents for family and friends, not to mention our regular lives! Here just a few of iCraft’s selection of great gifts for babies through to grandparents.

This adorable Woolly Lamb Hat (6 months) from Fanztastic Crafts will keep your baby warm... Read more
I always look for practical gifts, something that people could actually use during holiday season or later on daily bases.

How many Wine Lovers do you know?

I know a few. :) So this holiday season I decided to pick really cool handmade gifts for all my wine-loving friends and family members.

These awesome wooden boards from Atelierunikart from Quebec are made from reclaimed birch and black walnut.... Read more



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