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Join Me At Craftcation!

by Alicia on February 4, 2013

Looking for adventure? Here’s one you should definitely consider – Craftcation! I’ll be there speaking and teaching alongside awesome creatives like Creativebug founder Jeanne Lewis, Paper ‘N Stitch’s Brittni Melhoff, The Crafty Chica Cathy Cano-Murillo, Craftypod’s Diane Gilleland, knitwear design extraordiane Anne Kuo Lukito and many others. The conference is being held March 21 – […]


Alt Memories

by Alicia on January 29, 2013

I’m sure the blogosphere is bursting with Alt recaps this week. (As it should be, because Alt was awesome!) But I got home Sunday night after 9 days away and haven’t so much as peeked inside my Google Reader yet. There’s just too much going on right now. However, my dear friend Linnea just sent […]


Adios 2012! A Video Tribute

by Alicia on December 30, 2012

This is basically a Myspace-2006-era-style slideshow of my year. Remember those? (Why doesn’t Facebook make that stuff as easy at Myspace did? But I’m glad they killed my ability to auto-play music when you came to my page. My songs were awesome, but everyone else’s SUCKED!) 2012 was a pretty kick ass year. I’ll remember […]


Creatively Chic

by Alicia on December 28, 2012

Congrats to my friend Carly of Chic Steals on her new podcast, Creatively Chic. I was honored to be her first guest and so impressed at how professional she was! Thanks for having me Carly, can’t wait to listen to upcoming episodes!


Guest Pinning at Martha Stewart Living

by Alicia on December 8, 2012

Dude, I am guest pinning for Martha Stewart Living this month. It’s only been a day so far and I have to admit I’m feeling a little drunk with power. Mostly because I just started pinning as @aliciadirago a little while ago (remember the dinosaur problem?) so as of yesterday I had a whopping 83 […]