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Sewing Tips To Help You Make Your Own Stuffed Animals

29 March 2016
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If you want to start making stuffed animals for your children, then there are countless numbers of patterns that you can find online or at your local craft supply store. However, sewing the stuffies may not be as easy as it first seems. If you want some tips to make sewing as easy as possible, keep reading. Work Slowly With Plush Plush fabrics are the most commonly used when making stuffed animals. Read More …

4 Rare Pennies With Cool Backstories

14 October 2015
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If you love coin collecting, then you probably love a good story about a coin's history. Part of the joy in collecting coins is to learn the history behind them. Some coins have a cooler story then others. Below are 4 Lincoln pennies that have all have a very interesting story associated with their production. Even though some of them are super expensive, it is still fun to learn about them. Read More …

How To Decorate For Halloween Using Ribbon

12 October 2015
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Ribbon has a number of uses. You probably have some lying around your home from a previous craft like making bows for your daughter's hair. You can use some of that extra ribbon to decorate your home for Halloween. See below for tips on how to decorate your home using ribbon. 1. Bat Branches What You'll Need: Black ribbon White paint Small paintbrush Scissors Branches Vase Instructions: Take plain black ribbon and cut about 3 inches off at an angle (both edges should be cut at an angle). Read More …

Getting Started With Acrylic Paints? Don’t Forget These Three Important Supplies

10 October 2015
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If you are venturing into the world of acrylic painting for the first time, you'll need a few essential supplies besides paint and brushes. Whether you will be doing a painting on canvas or making a decorative craft project, there are a few steps you need to take and supplies you need to make sure your project turns out well. Here are some essentials to grab when you're at the paint or craft store to make your project a success. Read More …