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Category Archives: A&S Tips and Tricks

Transferring a Pattern to Freezer Paper ~Riken

So, I have this very beat up pattern that I love. And I was telling Mom about it today and she suggested that I “just transfer it on to freezer … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · 3 Comments

How to Make Braided Belts ~Lady T


March 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

How To Short Story ~Daenen

Written entries can be daunting for new people, but they don’t have to be. Writing, like any creative outlet, becomes easier with practice. And, like other creative outlets, what comes … Continue reading

November 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

How to Read a Pattern Back – Starting from the Top, Second Line ~Whimsey

  It says “Fabrics”. This is a list of the kinds of fabrics suitable for this pattern. While other kinds of fabric may be usable, they will require some modification … Continue reading

July 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

How to Judge Finger Woven (Macrame, etc) Belts ~Daenen

A finger woven macrame belt is just as common as a leather belt these days. So what separates a good one from a bad one? In this article, I’ll attempt … Continue reading

December 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

How to Enter Items Into A & S ~Alicia

Although the title may seem like something unnecessary to learn, this is actually something a lot of people don’t understand how to do. At first thought the answer is probably … Continue reading

September 17, 2012 · 1 Comment

A&S Entrant Guide ~Elsa & Michael Hammer of God

Originally compiled by Michael Hammer of God. Edited by Elsa. A&S Category Descriptions   – NOTE: I do not know who originally wrote this Guide to A&S Categories, I am … Continue reading

September 3, 2012 · 1 Comment