When you are sending money, you want to ensure that your funds reach the intended bank. Transferring funds to the wrong bank can cause multiple problems, the transaction cannot be automatically reversed. You would have to contact your bank, discuss what happened and potentially wait an extended period of time for your money back. If you even get it back, that is. A huge...

Beyond colorants and essential or fragrance oils, there are a number of neat things you can add to your homemade soap. One of my favorites is honey (which is a humectant), but there is also milk, glycerin, silk, shea butter, tomato paste, cocoa powder, fruit juice and pulp, dried herbs and flowers, finely chopped oatmeal, cornmeal (for an exfoliating bar), poppy seeds,...

Most creative hobbies require the purchase of expensive art supplies or equipment. This is not true for paper mache sculpture, so anyone can enjoy this art form. More and more adult artists are discovering this medium because the resulting sculpture is as hard and durable as carved wood, but making a paper mache sculpture takes only a few dollars in supplies. The process...

Undoubtedly, Magento is one of the best web development platforms that is trending in today’s technologically progressive era. When you run a Magento eCommerce store, you need to deal with several sensitive customer information. Now, keeping all these information secure and safe is of utter importance. Although this web development platform has several built-in...

Here are two sewing techniques plus some good sewing tips on how to sew a reversible vest or a lined vest. One is stitched and turned; the other is stitched and bound. Try both to help you determine your favorite sewing technique. For both methods, follow these cutting and sewing instructions: Choose similar weight fabrics for a reversible vest. Preshrink all fabrics...

Japanese paper cutting is one of those creative arts that virtually anyone can enjoy. It can be as basic or intricate as the creator would like and it’s the type of craft that allows the imagination to run free. Known in Japan as “kirigami”, it’s quickly becoming a lost art in the East, while gaining popularity in the West. With nothing more than...

Car Scratch Remover Discover How To Solve All Of Your Scratch Remover Problems Once And For All. Have you wondered what the difference between what is referred to a rubbing compound verses a polish? A rubbing compound is a somewhat dated term for a product that contains very aggressive ingredients that if not used correctly can sometime do more damage to your paint than...

We all know the saying Practice makes Perfect. In crochet you will find that this is very true, however it does not take too much practice to make your stitches perfect. Enjoy your crochet and follow these easy tips for pure crocheting success. Tip 1: When first learning to crochet the whole process will feel very strange, as you will have to hold the hook, yarn and work...

How to remove embroidery stitches The first thing I have to say is that patience is the embroiderer’s best friend. Things will go wrong. That is fine then you will learn how to fix them. A friend of my recently said, you are not an embroiderer until you stitch something into the hoop. Well I definitely qualify; my best effort at this was to stitch the front of my...

What is Nalbinding? Before knitting or crochet, stretchy textiles were created using nalbinding (also spelled nalebinding, naalbinding, or nalbinding). The oldest samples of nalebinding have been dated back to 300BCE, and examples of the art have been found in Peru, Egypt, and Scandinavia. It is sometimes called Viking Knitting, as it was in widespread use among many...