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Crafting Websites

Art Bead Scene
Art Bead Scene is an interactive blog with the goal of uniting bead artists of all materials and the jewelry designers who use art beads in their work.

Craft: Craftzine.com
Companion website to the print publication Craft magazine. The website includes craft projects, listings for craft fairs and other events, podcasts, videos and links to more resources.

DIY: Do It Yourself Network
A television and Web network with thousands of do-it-yourself projects ranging from crafts to car care.

Instructables
Instructables is a web-based documentation platform where passionate people share what they do and how they do it, and learn from and collaborate with others.

Crochet! the magazine
The world's first complete and unabridged online crochet magazine! You'll get free illustrated patterns, a handy stitch guide and crochet news.

FreePatterns.com
Over 1500 free craft patterns for crochet, cross-stitch, quilting, crafts, plastic canvas, and knitting. Free registration required.

Ravelry
A resource for everything knit and crochet, including free patterns, knitting events, communicating with other knitters, and a place to store information about your projects.

KnittingHelp.com
Learn to knit with free online videos!

Ultimate Knitting Resource Guide
Whatever reason you have for knitting or wanting to knit, the internet is full of ideas and advice to make the hobby even more enjoyable.

Sublime Stitching
This site is great for both expert and novice and includes instructions as well as patterns.

Threads Online
This site is from the popular Threads magazine, with articles on materials, machines, tools, patterns, design, fitting, and working with fab...