|This Week's Crafty Editorial : |
|Hello My Crafty Friends! St. Patrick’s Day is an enchanted time - a day to begin transforming winter's dreams into summer's magic. ~Adrienne Cook O so true. March 17 is the time to feel lucky and jolly as we watch the seasons change. This issue is dedicated to the luck of the Irish from our blog captions, to crafty ideas including leprechaun traps to make with the kids, and Irish crafts to buy. As the seasons change, all of our shops are too offering many fun gifts for Spring and Summer! May everyone’s upcoming summer be filled with magic!
Our goal this year is make the craftyshops.com brand linked to our Made in the USA message. Expect to hear about us on the radio, tv, and throughout the web! Become our facebook fan and be the first to learn all about our new products as our shop owners make them ready for sale. We also hope to make gift certificates and coupons available in time for the next Christmas buying season! We are lucky to have you all as fans of craftyshops.com!
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|What Is In The Blogs : |
|What is St. Patrick's Day without green drink? How about trying the recipe for Green Leprechaun Amazing Grass Smoothie. This tastey green smoothie contains baby spinach making it also a vegetarian delight.[ Link ].|
|Kid Art contest : |
|Our kid art contest was full of excitement in February. Eliana from Florida won the grand prize with the most votes throughout the month. Sara from California won by being picked in our drawing. Every month we host a fun web chat posted to youtube where you can watch us pull the winning artist's name. Go to this Link to watch the latest web chat on youtube.com. We plan to make each one bigger and better than the last! So much fun!
|What's In The Next Issue : |
|Easter the first weekend of April this year. We have plenty of fun ways to decorate Easter eggs and Easter baskets in the next issue that you will love!|
|Sew Happy Gifts - Renee added a tuxedo wine bottle cover and matching wine glass coasters made with satin. Perfect for weddings!|
|Bevs Doll Clothes - Bev has stocked up her doll clothes for American Girl, Bitty Baby, and Barbie. All shown are pre-made and will ship out within two business days after we receive an order! (New styles are coming for spring including leggings!)|
|Count Your Blessings.- Do you have a special trip or a college education or a wedding to save for? Visit this shop and design a money jar persaonlized just for you! Debi is still accepting orders and is working around the clock to make your money jars.|
|Paint By Rhoda - Need a small unique gift? Rhoda paints beautiful scenary on candy jars, saw blades, wooden spoons and more. Come in and see. Free shipping on all orders too!|
|Silverfish Jewelry - Terry forms her own glass beads and designs jewelry with a variety of materials to make them special and one of a kind! Free shipping on all orders too!|
|Signs By Debi - New signs are being added all of the time including one for pet lovers and our personalized valentine sign. More choices are coming!|
|Painted Wine Gifts - We hope to get more designs for this shop. Linda melts down recycled wine bottles in her kiln and then paints beautiful designs on them including sports, nautical, sunflowers themes to just name a few.|
|Fabric Quilted Purses - The perfect gift from me to me -- Carter continues to add many new quilted purse designs to her shop including sports themes and holiday themes and many more.|
|Colonial Wood Gifts - Come the shop run by a very artisic couple making wood gifts and then painting them in aged period styles including wooden boxes and puzzles and more.|
|Framed Poem Gifts - Judy added many new Child's Prayer personalized printed images matted for framing.|
|Never Enough Showmen - Many new snowmen were added this month including a stick angel and more!|
|Gifts For Mom - Here are some gifts perfect for your special mom -- shop our selection of made in the USA gifts.|
|Irish Gifts - Decorate or give an Irish gift made right here in the USA.|
|USA gifts under 15 - Shop our selection of gifts and decorations priced under 15 dollars.|