Recycling Recycling has become one of the buzz words of the 'noughties' and domestically UK councils have asked their residents to play their part. Most local authorities and many hospices, charities and even private businesses have gone to great lengths to make sure their local area is well catered for when it ...
October 19, 2017Ann
Quilling is a fun and easy craft to learn but as a beginner you'll certainly need to have some patience as you learn the basics to quilling and start making cool quilling designs. The tools you'll need are easy to find once you know where to look and they are ...
October 16, 2017Ann
Everywhere you look there are opportunities to get free or nearly free wood. Let's face it, you've spent many a Saturday morning or Sunday afternoon roaming the vast halls of Lowe's and Home Depot wishing you had a million dollars in the bank so you could purchase all the wood necessary ...
October 13, 2017Ann
Wooden crafts carved from fragments of wood have been a popular form of art from the ancient times. The crafts having the flavor of the old world are high valued legacies that embody richness and diversity of the glorious culture and heritage of India. These time-honored creations of wood reflect ...
October 10, 2017Ann
TYPES OF JEWELLERY MAKING Stringing: beads of all sorts of types and colours are strung onto a beading thread using pleasing designs and colours. Beadweaving: this is sometimes known as seedbeading. This includes a wide variety of weaves, including herringbone weave, brick stitch, peyote, netting, pondo stitch, right angle weave and square ...
October 8, 2017Ann
While often confused with antiques rings, vintage engagement rings are those rings that are designed to resemble antique rings but in fact are not. Vintage can also refer to items that are between twenty to one hundred years old. Once they become a hundred or older, they are considered antiques. ...
October 6, 2017Ann
If you have been planning to acquire that superior piece of statement jewelry that will help you to stand out effortlessly amid the crowd of glamorously dressed women, be assured to invest in a diamonds by the yard necklace as this is the piece of ultimate adornment to set you ...
October 4, 2017Ann
With just 487 days left for Halloween celebrations, and these celebrations always get bigger and bigger every year. However Halloween can be a stressful period, particularly for the senior citizens who live all alone at home or for those suffering with dementia. Kids in different costumes and people who come ...
October 2, 2017Ann
People who are into arts and crafts have undoubtedly stumbled across the term Decopatch. But for the unaware, what is Decopatch is a fairly common question and more often than not, they confuse it for the term decoupage, which is an old French technique that utilizes cut-outs prints that were ...
September 30, 2017Ann
What makes a piece of jewelry worthy of being called "heirloom-quality" and what is meant by the term? Simply speaking, heirloom jewelry is recognized as jewelry that is passed down through generations, where as a "heirloom-quality" piece may or may not be passed down but exhibits several principle qualities that ...
September 28, 2017Ann