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It’s been busy at the I Try DIY HQ. We had our first bazaar this Christmas season, put up crafts stations at a couple birthday parties, churned out a lot of halloween tutorials for the site, and worked on new workshop offerings! The biggest undertaking though is finally complete, and we can’t wait to share it with you.

We finally opened the online I Try DIY Shop! After a couple years of selling craft tools and handmade goods at random bazaars, we thought we had to make our items available to a bigger crowd. We have a wide array of craft tools, decorative punchers, stamps and stationery items.

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Yes, another Giveaway!

How would you like to receive all these goodies?

 

The Friendship Bracelet Book, Lanyard Keychain, Crochet Earrings, Scrapbook Paper, Printed Tape, Thread, Beads, Earring Hooks, Bracelet Closures, and more!

Here’s what you need to do:

  1. Like itrydiy.me on Facebook: facebook.com/itrydiy.
  2. Answer the latest poll posted on itrydiy’s timeline
  3. Wait until August 31! I’ll randomly select a poll-responder then.

Anyone can join! I’m willing to ship this crafts care package to anywhere in the world. Hope to hear from you!

Giveaway update!

The book just started hitting all the major bookstores this weekend, so I decided I’d extend the giveaway for another week! I’ve been told the book is not available at National Bookstore and Powerbooks! I’ve seen them stocked up at Booksale and Metro Supermarket.

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Let me remind you of the mechanics!



1. Follow this blog on TWITTER or Like this blog on FACEBOOK

2. Send a twitpic via Twitter or post a photo on the Facebook page of you with the book!

I’ll announce the giveaway winners on Sunday, April 29!

I hope everyone enjoys the book. Thanks to the select few who have already joined my giveaway! 🙂

Now I’m Multiply-ing

I Try DIY | Now I'm Multiply-ing
I’ve told my friends that I wouldn’t sell my friendship bracelets. I mean, how can you put a price on friendship? But I have been getting requests, so I caved. I’m starting small. Way small.

I’m now on Multiply (itrydiy.multiply.com)!

I’m trying not to overwhelm myself by posting too many patterns, but if there’s anything you’ve seen me do and want to order it, let me know via e-mail or twitter, and I’ll add it to my site.

I’m also offering a special treat until Valentine’s Day. Use discount code ITRYDIY4VDAY until the 14th to receive 10% off your purchase!