Home » HOME & FAMILY » Archive for the ‘Crafts Hobbies’ Category

Other Subcategories of the "HOME & FAMILY" Category:

Sort by:

Discounted Singer Sewing Machines – Where by to Discover

September 11, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Crafts Hobbies

In buy to get superior deals, some of the tactics include searching at thrift shops or low cost outlets, or you could be ready to have a good bargain at those weekly garage income. Examining sewing magazines’ testimonials, compare and contrast price ranges or go over on the internet looking associated topics on discussion boards …

Are Book Collector’s Guides Worth the Money?

August 30, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Crafts Hobbies

The old book collecting maxim: “A book is worth what someone is willing to pay for it,” offers little satisfaction to the collector hoping to place a price tag on his or collection, whether for ego-satisfaction or in preparation for selling a book. Although a professional book appraisal offers the most authoritative information regarding the …

How to Make Paper Flowers: Tips for a Beautiful Do-It-Yourself Bouquet

August 6, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Crafts Hobbies

You’ve heard it all before: crepe and tissue paper flowers are fun, easy, economical, environmentally friendly, long-lasting, more or less non-allergenic, and a dozen other fabulous features I take for granted and have failed to mention here. If you’re like me, you found online tutorials that had confusing text instructions or a video you followed …

Model Train Engines and The Range of Scale

July 28, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Crafts Hobbies

There has generally been much bafflement in regards to the issues concerning size and gauge. Though the distinction is not the focus for this post, with regard to our purposes it might be commonly acknowledged that scale refers to the ratio or amount of size on a model compared to the dimensions on the actual …

Sewing Projects for Beginners

June 9, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Crafts Hobbies

For any newbie, merely stitching a straight stitch can be a struggle. Your own very first sewing projects ought to be simply learning. Practice various stitches on any bit of material you could get your hands on. Practice piecing a couple of material parts together efficiently before you take on the first project. Numerous sewing …

Model Train Scale And Gauge A Definitive Insight

June 7, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Crafts Hobbies

Scale and gauge are both important concepts to be familiar with in model railroading, even though they sometimes are mixed-up as well as effectively utilized interchangeably. Learning more about these phrases may help a person obtain a better understanding of the countless options to be found in the field of model railroads. When you have …

Make Your Own Shrunken Pirate Head

May 28, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Crafts Hobbies

Here’s a fun, fairly simple craft idea to keep the kids entertained. Shrunken Pirate Heads! You can hang them around the house, use as a pencil topper or find your own fun use. NOTE: Parental supervision is required when using a hot glue gun and when carving apples. Do NOT attempt on your own. What …

Nerf Big Bad Bow And Arrow – It Is Big, But Is It Bad?

March 9, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Crafts Hobbies

Going down the Nerf isle you expect to see lots of guns, but nothing like this. Nerf isn’t in the habit of making anything other than foam dart shooting guns. The Big Bad Bow, however, is an exception. In the early days of Nerf, they also released a bow and arrow set similar (but less advanced) than this one. The Big Bad Bow shoots large foam dart arrows. It’s nice to see them bring the bow back and bring it up to date.

How to Throw a Great Costume Party

March 7, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Crafts Hobbies

Whether it is Halloween or any other type of year, if you want to throw a great costume party, then there are a few different things that you are going to want to take into consideration and think about. Especially if you are planning on inviting a lot of people, you want to make sure that your costume party is going to go over perfectly.