Handmade Holidays :: Day 3

   Welcome to The Twinery blog! We are so excited to be participating in (and sponsoring) the Handmade Holidays blog hop. This is a fabulous hop and we have loved seeing all the handmade gift ideas! Aren’t they fabulous? Today, we have our designer and DT Coordinator Tifany sharing her great gift idea. Take it away, Tifany…  With four kids, let’s face it…I don’t have a lot of time to get my craft on. Quick and easy handmade gifts are right up my alley, and recently I have really enjoyed giving hand stamped cloth napkins. These […]

Handmade Holidays :: Day 2

   Welcome to The Twinery blog! We are so excited to be participating in (and sponsoring) the Handmade Holidays blog hop. This is a fabulous hop and we love all the handmade gift ideas – don’t you? Today, we have our designer Amy sharing her handmade gift idea. Take it away, Amy…  I love giving out handmade items for the holidays…it just makes each gift more personal.  Today I am sharing a fun string art project using lots of yummy Solid bakers twine from The Twinery.  To get started, you will need: A board base (mine […]

Stash Your Stash Blog Hop Giveaway Winners!

Thank you to everyone who hopped along on our recent “Stash Your Stash” blog hop! We had eight of these beautiful Striped Twine Samplers to give away: And here are the eight winners: From Tifany’s blog: CJPillow said… Functional as well as delightful to the eye…I really like how you store your twine. I have five spools of twine that I keep in a tin container that is painted green with colorful folk art designs decorating it. One more spool will send me looking for more storage. From Anita’s blog: Janet Mack said… What a cool desk, […]

Hopping with CardMaker Magazine!

We here at The Twinery are so excited to be joining up with CardMaker for this twine-tastic blog hop! Designers from both design teams will inspire you with projects created using our fabulous baker’s twine.    CardMaker, featuring instructions for handcrafted greetings for every occasion, was introduced as the first major magazine devoted to the card-making craft in 2005. It remains the leading print-and-digital publication for card-making enthusiasts on the market and will be celebrating its 10th anniversary next year. CardMaker is an Annie’s publication. Annie’s products — including magazines, books, kits and supplies, online classes and TV programming — are […]

New Challenge: In the Round

Happy Monday, Everyone!  It’s time for a new theme challenge here at The Twinery!  This two week challenge is simple…use baker’s twine and  circles of some sort to create a fun project to win a great prize! Join us this week for our “In the Round” challenge… Here’s our first idea… We created an incredibly simple card by using  baker’s twine circles and some cute stamps!  Easy peasy! To make the twine circles, we just wrapped the twine around our fingers and tied the circles off with a little strand of another piece of twine. It’s so […]