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Aug 21, 2012, 07:16 ET Michaels and Etsy Partner for 3rd Annual Global Craft Party

 Crafters all over the world will hold simultaneous local crafting events to celebrate global creativity on Friday, Aug. 24, using materials...


Jul 19, 2012, 06:18 ET Michaels Launches "Make Your Joy" Holiday Planning Tool

Even though it's only July, serious holiday crafters are already making their to-do lists and checking them twice in preparation for their busiest...


Jun 26, 2012, 06:18 ET Michaels Creative Expert Judges New TLC Reality Series

Crafting queen Jo Pearson, creative expert for Michaels Stores, will hold court as one of three judges on TLC's new competition series, "Craft...


May 17, 2012, 06:18 ET Michaels Introduces Exclusive Fabulitz Line by LittleMissMatched

 Creative tweens can celebrate their individual style and design one-of-a-kind fashion accessories with Fabulitz by LittleMissMatched, an...


May 02, 2012, 06:18 ET Michaels Inspires Dads With Easy Ideas for Handmade Mother's Day Gifts

Dad may be better with a hammer than a glue gun, but Michaels makes it easy for dads to help their children create special Mother's Day gifts for...


Feb 28, 2012, 06:18 ET Michaels Launches "Craft Masters" Reality Show

 With glue guns a-blazing, top crafters will face off to see who is selected as the first "Craft Master" in a new weekly craft competition Web...


Feb 16, 2012, 07:27 ET Crafting a Kinder World

Random Acts of Kindness Day is Friday, Feb. 17, and to celebrate the spirit of the day and encourage others to participate, Michaels will...


Feb 16, 2012, 06:18 ET Crafting a Kinder World

 Random Acts of Kindness Day is Friday, Feb. 17, and to celebrate the spirit of the day and encourage others to participate, Michaels will give...


Jan 31, 2012, 06:27 ET The Power of the Re-Pin

 Michaels, the arts and crafts retailer known for inspiring creativity with thousands of DIY projects for all skill levels, is sharing the top...


Nov 17, 2011, 07:28 ET Michaels Introduces Bulk Buying Program

Michaels, North America's largest arts & crafts specialty retailer, launches its Buy the Bunch™ program to allow customers to special...


Nov 08, 2011, 05:00 ET Michaels Presents 36th Annual Festival of the Masters at the Walt Disney World® Resort

Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, is expanding its framework by signing on as the presenting sponsor of the...


Oct 18, 2011, 06:07 ET Michaels Launches MiDesign@Michaels Photo Creations and Custom Invites

Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, announces the launch of MiDesign@Michaels Photo Creations and Custom Invites....


Jul 13, 2011, 06:15 ET Michaels Digital Upgrades Offer Enhanced Inspiration and Convenience

Michaels, North America's largest arts & crafts specialty retailer, is redefining its online and social media customer experience with the...


Jun 07, 2011, 06:20 ET Michaels Marks First International Yarn Bombing Day on June 11

Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, celebrates the first ever International Yarn Bombing Day on Saturday, June 11...


May 12, 2011, 21:59 ET Michaels Secures U.S. Stores

Michaels has removed the PIN pad tampering threat from its U.S. stores and believes it has identified the time frame that customer information was...


Apr 06, 2011, 06:15 ET Michaels Debuts on Interbrand List of Best U.S. Retail Brands

IRVING, Texas, April 6, 2011 -- Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, caps a month of positive news with...


Feb 23, 2011, 06:15 ET Michaels Offers New Classes, Free Events for National Craft Month

Creativity will be in the air throughout the month of March as Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, celebrates...


Feb 14, 2011, 06:15 ET Michaels Updates Wedding Selection With New Colors, Products and Projects

The DIY wedding trend that started as a way to save money during the recession is predicted to remain strong in 2011 as couples continue to look to...


Feb 01, 2011, 06:15 ET 85 Percent Say Handmade Valentines Say 'I Love You' Best

A recent customer survey by Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, shows that 85 percent of respondents think...


Feb 01, 2011, 06:15 ET 85 Percent Say Handmade Valentines Say 'I Love You' Best

A recent customer survey by Michaels, North America's largest arts & crafts specialty retailer, shows that 85 percent of respondents think...


Nov 04, 2010, 07:00 ET Michaels® Launches Holiday 'Six Weeks of Inspiration'

Michaels, North America's largest arts & crafts specialty retailer, announces "Six Weeks of Inspiration" for the 2010 holiday season, featuring...


Nov 04, 2010, 07:00 ET Michaels Launches Holiday 'Six Weeks of Inspiration'

Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, announces "Six Weeks of Inspiration" for the 2010 holiday season, featuring...


Sep 29, 2010, 06:15 ET Michaels Hosts Halloween Hocus Pocus

More people celebrate Halloween big when it falls on a weekend, and since the holiday is on Sunday this year, Michaels, North America's largest...


Sep 02, 2010, 17:00 ET Michaels Announces Its Vendor and Carrier Partnership of the Year Awards

Michaels Stores, Inc. hosted its 13th Annual CEO Summit in Dallas, Texas on September 1-2, 2010. In conjunction with the conference, the company...


Aug 17, 2010, 07:00 ET Michaels Celebrates Moms and Babies With 'Baby Week'

Michaels, North America's largest arts and crafts specialty retailer, announces "Baby Week," a series of in-store workshops for friends and family...