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Happy Post: Pretty Embroidery Floss + Fancy New Website Design

Happy Post: Pretty Embroidery Floss + Fancy New Website Design | Red-Handled Scissors

Whew! It’s been a crazy few days filled with a whole lot of PHP and CSS (and very little sleep), but TZoM has finally moved to a new and much faster server and has also gotten a much-needed makeover. (If you’re reading this on a smartphone or tablet, hello! My new site layout was specifically …

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The Craftys: Awards That Celebrate the Best in Craft

The Craftys: Awards That Celebrate the Best in Craft | Red-Handled Scissors

Attention crafters, makers, and DIY-obsessed bloggers: Have you entered The Craftys? If you don’t already know, The Craftys is an online event celebrating the many awesome people and projects in the world of crafting. And, as it happens, I’m one of the judges. (Hooray!) There are only a few days left to nominate and vote—both …

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Crafting 101: How to Clean and Oil Your Scissors

Crafting 101: How to Clean and Oil Your Scissors | Red-Handled Scissors

How long has it been since you've cleaned and oiled your scissors? (Hint: If you can't remember, it's been way too long!)

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Monday Snapshot: A Very Crafty Christmas 2013

Monday Snapshot: A Very Crafty Christmas 2013 | Red-Handled Scissors

I think it’s safe to say that my incredibly generous Michigan family and friends know me pretty darn well, because there was a whole lot of crafty awesomeness with my name on it under the Christmas tree this year. (Okay, under several different Christmas trees.) My holiday highlights include a Dremel workstation/drill press, a mitre …

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