Crocheting or knitting for your baby can be very rewarding, whether you crochet for your own baby or for someone else’s. And babies generally look super cute in anything that you crochet for them. However, there are some safety precautions to consider when crocheting or knitting for your new baby. Material One thing to consider is the material. You want to make...

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...

Crocheting is artwork done with a hook using thread or yarn. With it you can make beautiful doilies, decorations, blankets and even clothing. It does not take much to learn the art, except maybe some patience and hand coordination. It has become quite popular today, but no one seems to know for sure where and when it originated. But there are theories that it originated...

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...

Adding dimension to a stained glass project adds interest and depth. To create dimension you can add glass nuggets, jewels, sea shells, recycled glass and other items. When choosing to add dimensional objects in a project, select or draw a pattern you wish to create. Lay out your pattern starting with the dimensional objects. These objects will need to be foiled and then...

The history of Berenguer Dolls began over half a century ago in Spain when Jose Berenguer began a lifelong passion for designing dolls in 1944. By the 1950’s Jose Berenguer’s dolls had built an excellent reputation for quality craftsmanship and beauty. The most popular during this decade were the Chelito and Pepin dolls. His passion for doll making and design...

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 reinforce a stained glass window is something that anyone working with stained glass needs to learn. To prevent bowing and sagging over the years, windows that exceed 4 square feet in total dimension need to have as much stability as possible. When a window is less than 4 square feet, the need to stabilize will depend on the design and where the window is going...

In this short tutorial, I will discuss the basics of how to make a Chun Li costume. Making a Chun Li costume is not as hard as it may seem. There are three main components that you will need to take care of. First you must make the blue dress with belt, then you need to make her white bun covers, and finally you need to make her spiked bracelets. To make the blue dress,...

Many experts on economic development and education have lamented on the impact of brain drain on the country’s economic prospects. Many cite brain drain as one of the reasons for the country’s slow economic progress. In the last two decades or so a huge number of Kenyan professionals and students have left the country for greener pastures. Whereas many of...