Author Archive | Yana Smakula

CHA Summer 2013 | New Product Showcase with Erica Domesek [Video]

While at the Summer Create & Connect CHA Show is Las Vegas I had the pleasure of meeting with Erica Domesek.

Erica, founder of the innovative (DIY) lifestyle brand P.S.- I made this… gave me a fantastic tour of top 10 new products at the show. She was kind enough to share her ideas on how to use the products and also explained how some of them worked.

I was able to film a video of our tour and would like to share it with Craft Critique readers. Continue Reading →

CHA Summer 2013 | American Crafts

At CHA’s Create-n-Connect show in Las Vegas,  American Crafts introduced several new lines including new ones from Amy Tangerine and Elizabeth Kartchner called “Cut & Paste” and “Polka Dot Party”, respectively.

The “Cut & Paste” line from Amy Tangerine impressed me with new embroidery stencil kit designs – Hello (with fun shapes) and Right Now (with lowercase and uppercase alpha).

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