Amanda Cross

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5 Signs You're Betraying Your True Calling

So many people I coach in New York City come to me feeling like they fell into their line of work and made it a success, but no longer find it easy …

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The Consequences of Working for Free

More than a few articles have been written on the detrimental effects of working for free in the photo industry. Unsurprisingly, the same issue has …

Russell Brand Stuns Jimmy Fallon With Hilarious Monologues During “Word Sneak” Game: Watch!

LOL! <b>Jimmy Fallon</b> was baffled into silence by a verbose <b>Russell Brand</b> during his Tuesday, Nov. 18 <i>Tonight Show</i> appearance — and it was hilarious to …

Tutorial: 3 fabric tote bag in 10 easy steps

Tutorial: 3 fabric tote bag in 10 easy steps<p>You can make a beautiful tote like this, with just 3 fabrics and 10 easy steps. Ren Murphy from The …

Freebie |Printable Thanksgiving Placemats

Keep the younger ones busy while waiting for Thanksgiving dinner with this printable place mat from CherylStyle. The littler ones can color or work …

Knitting Tips: How to Work Short Rows

Whether you’re knitting socks, sweaters, or holiday stockings, short rows are really fantastic way to add shape and dimension to knitted items. (If you don’t know what a short row does, picture the curve in the heel of the sock.) If you haven’t tried short rows—or if you’ve been feeling intimidated …

How-To: Baby Carseat Cover

If you’ve ever had a sleeping baby in tow and wished that your carseat came equipped with a “Do Not Disturb” sign, this smart, practical baby carseat cover tutorial from Cluck Cluck Sew is definitely for you.<p>Give your napping little ones a touch of privacy when you’re out and about—or protect your …

How-To: Thanksgiving Linen Napkins

Give your Thanksgiving table a special handmade touch with a set of lovely linen napkins from this easy-to-follow tutorial on The Purlbee.<p>I love the simple, colorful bias binding around the edges!<p>Want to make a set for your big meal? Click here to see how it’s done.

How-To: Recycled Cashmere Sweater Cat Bed

Transform old or tattered sweaters into the perfect cozy spot for your feline friend to snooze with this tutorial for making your own fancy recycled cashmere sweater cat bed from Aunt Peaches.<p>Purrrrrfect. (Sorry, I couldn’t help myself!)<p>Make one today! Click here to see the full how-to.

Artist’s Book Made From Seashells

Artist Lauren Bishop discovered a thoughtful way to put her photographs together with this beautifully crafted book called Capsule, which features seashells as covers.<p>Considering that shells are often kept as a momento of a nice walk, they’re a great choice of materials for a little handmade book …

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