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Handmade-with-Love: Drawstring Bags

Are you a crafter? Do you like to sew? If you answered “Yes!” then we have your next Handmade-with-Love project: This fabulous Drawstring Bag!  Whether you use a simple needle and thread or a modern sewing machine, making a drawstring … Continue reading

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It’s a Craft Party in Support of the Troops!

Here’s a guest blog post from a longtime volunteer, tireless supporter and one of our Scarves for Troops Project coordinators, Lorene Van Ark-Miller: A group of ladies meet at a friend’s home to support our troops. It’s like a party, meeting old … Continue reading

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Keeping the Troops COOL with Cool-Ties in 2018

IT’S GETTING HOT…and yes, we’re still accepting cool-ties in 2017! No doubt about it: It’s already heating up again in  Afghanistan, Kuwait, and Africa — and in other places where our troops are hard at work! Although we encourage year-round knitting … Continue reading

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Making Scarves: How To’s and Tips!

Interested in using your time and talents to crochet, knit or sew handmade treasures for the troops? Here are instructions and tips…followed by some inspiration from the troops themselves — they LOVE getting these gifts in their care packages!  Denyse’s “Length-Wise … Continue reading

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