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Now, more than ever, it’s time to use cat hair for crafting

We bought Crafting With Cat Hair in 2013 when my daughter was 10. She started brushing our three cats and saving their hair in a plastic bag. Her first cat hair project was this little cat. If you aren't allergic to cats, why not take a break from Netflix and crossword puzzles and make ...

Tiny Paper Shopping Bags, Nested Adorably

Oh yes.

“I woke up this morning with an inexplicable and powerful need to make a tiny paper bag,” says IMGURian @thejeshire.


I did not question this Quest From The Beyond, I merely performed the task which I was assigned, with much enthusiasm.

Behold: T I N Y B A G

I'm pleased as punch ...

Red Heart’s Heat Wave yarn knits together hand-crafting and new textile technology

Affordable and readily available, Red Heart is the yarn brand that many knitters, including me, used the first time we picked up a pair of needles. I was surprised to see a pitch from them land in my inbox, since hand-knitting yarn is usually something I don’t get to cover for TechCrunch. But the brand ...

Embellish Anything With Ease With This One Item

11.07.2009 · Posted in Family Articles

Do you ever walk into a clothing store and say to yourself, "They never make anything that I want to wear?" Clothes shopping can be extremely difficult sometimes because clothing stores never really have what you are looking for. But that can all change with the Brother PE-770 Embroidery Machine. That's right you can personalize ...

Crochet Flowers are Better than Cut

08.26.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

I am currently in love with free crochet flower patterns as a fun and thrifty way to decorate, embellish and make homemade gifts. Crochet flowers can adorn felted bags, complete kitchen dishcloths and become pretty brooches or lasting bouquets with a bit of florist wire. With scrap yarn from my stash, a few hours to ...

Top 10 Crafts for Old Sweaters

08.11.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

Instead of throwing out that old or unloved sweaters, use the material for a number of different craft projects. Create functional *** holders or beautiful brooches to adorn bags or give as gifts. Old sweaters provide a fantastic material for crafting and encourage the green principles of reuse, repurpose, recycle. Kids will love participating in ...

Knitting and Crochet Tote Releases Stress

08.06.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

A knitting and crochet tote is something a lot of people simply walk past in tourist shops or push to the back of their closet most of the year. This is not the case in my family. Knitting and crochet has always been a big part of my grandma's life, and I never really knew ...

Crafting Ideas for Kids – Keep it Simple

07.01.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

Tykes really enjoy doing crafty projects. Only tykes, particularly more boylike tykes enjoy having their projects less regulated. A effective scheme comprises simplicity and merriment. I entirely suppose this is reliable since children may be more originative and get more entertainment that way. ...