• Reviews,  Sewing

    My (Growing) Sewing Machine Collection

    I might have a problem.  Every time I go to a thrift shop, I scour the aisles for vintage sewing machines and accessories.  I’ve definitely got the bug.  I justify it because I use each machine for different purposes.  My husband seems to support my nonsense luckily, and even helps me fix and maintain them.  It’s really fun to play around with vintage sewing machines and I appreciate their vintage style. My foray into vintage machines started when my modern machine started giving me a bit of trouble.  I decided to start hunting for a machine that had a larger throat area for quilting purposes. So far my collection contains five…

  • Blog,  Community,  News

    Celebrating 100 Posts – A Year in Review

    Monday’s Christmas ornament tutorial marked Craftcore’s 100th article. Wow, 100 already! I thought this would be a good time to look at the stats and see what posts have received the most attention. Here are the highlights from 2013. We are looking forward to bringing you more posts as we shift into 2014! Easy To Make Lyric Wall Art by Michelle How to Make an Origami Box out of Scrapbook Paper by Angela Easy Bumblebee Gluing Activity for Toddler Children by Angela Sheep Cotton Ball Art by Angela Paper Roses by Michelle How to Calculate How Much Fabric You Need for a Simple Quilt by Angela How to Make a…