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Join us September 15th through 17th at the Crowne Plaza in St. Paul, Minnesota for the 2011 Creative Connection! Celebrating women and entrepreneurs, this 3-day conference marries the passion for handmade goods with technological savvy through a range of panels discussing DIY and craft as well as business and marketing strategies. Hands-on workshops, social networking and business panels and tips for building and running a creative company, the Creative Connection is a wealth of resources and support for both the new and established entrepreneur!

BurdaStyle will be there hosting another one of our fantastic Make + Take lounges featuring BurdaStyle Ambassador Gretchen Hirsch. Stop by and check out the fantastic Singer® Confidence Stylist 7467s and score a limited edition t-shirt from Singer®!


Also take advantage of Singer’s limited time offer: Take $20 off your purchase of $100 or more using code BurdaMN! You can use this special coupon at the following VIKING SEWING GALLERY stores inside JoAnn® Fabric and Craft Stores:

7614 W. 150th St
Apple Valley, MN 55124

3411 Hazelton Rd.
Edina, MN 55435

12550 Elm Creek Blvd.
Maple Grove, MN 55369

1739 Beam Ave.
Maplewood, MN 55109

8208 Tamarack Village
Woodbury, MN 55125

Please note that this coupon is only valid at Viking Sewing Gallery stores inside these select JoAnn® Craft locations.

We’ve also paired up with Gretchen on two classes that you won’t want to miss: Essential Hand Stitches for Garment Making and Writing a Successful Sewing Blog. And don’t forget to check out a keynote speech from BurdaStyle co-founder Nora Abousteit who will be sharing her experiences in the DIY fashion and tech world!

Don’t miss out. Get registered for the opportunity to link up with creative minds from around the craft, DIY and business worlds at this fantastic weekend conference.


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