Pictures haven't been shared yet, but I have it on good authority that cross stitching has taken place. It's our February calendar project. If you want to join in, there are still calendars, available. For the UK they are now start £21.95, that's a saving of £3 and includes postage. You will also get access to January's tutorials so you won't miss a thing. If you'd just like to make a cross stitch card, you'll find the details here.
Katie from Knitty Cats has had a series of interviews on her website. If you'd like to know a bit more about me, you can read my interview here. While you're there, you may find it interesting to read about some of the other crafters too.
Art comes in all forms and this week's member's showcase features Anne's amazing fractal that she created on the computer. Not sure what fractals are? This is Anne's explanation, "Fractals are patterns which repeat infinitely & are self similar. If you get chance look up Mandelbrot. Mine are produced via a computer program but there are lots of fractal patterns in nature.".
In Video Tips
This week's video tip was inspired by a conversation on a quilting group on Facebook. Someone who was left handed was struggling to use a rotary cutter as she couldn't see where she was cutting. She didn't realise they could be set up for left handers too. This video might help you too.
To mark the release of the new Rowan magazine, Deramores have made up some new project kits to go along with it. At the moment, they are available with a 10% discount.
Designer Katie Jones has a few designs now available at Hobbycraft, I just love this romper pattern based on a granny square.
This weekend Create and Craft are offering cash back on orders of £50 and £100.
Wise Badger have a new range of yarns and patterns from Katia. It's 100% merino so is bound to be really soft to use and wear. There is a baby range too.
If you are a VIP club member at Minerva crafts, today is 20% off day. Not a member? It's easy to join up at checkout.
There are some amazing savings at I Want Fabric.com. Just check out there clearance sale. Talking of sales, there is just a few days left of the sale atEmpress Mills.
Don't forget, if you are looking for inspiration for craft projects throughout the year, our member's club is just for you. Choose the annual membership and you will receive a free 2018 Create with Loopy Calendar as well as getting 12 months for the price of 9. You can always try the free class available. We'd love to see your photos if you do try it, just send me a message. The calendars can be purchased here with a £3 discount, and you'll get lifetime access to all the video tutorials. If you would like to gift a class or an item but not sure which one to get, our gift certificates are great idea, visit the website for more details. Don't forget, you can find details for the February Calendar project here or this month's featured class here. If you are looking for a quilt to made, I have just one slot available for March, message me to discuss the details.