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7 Tips to Read Vintage Knitting Patterns

In the past 50 years, knitting patterns have tended to conform to generally-accepted standards. Before these standards came into being, people wrote knitting patterns...

The History of The Handmade Apron

Aprons of Today and Long ago... Were aprons of yesteryear really made from bags of seeds and flour? When most of us hear the word...

Choosing a Thimble for Hand Quilting

Choosing a thimble for hand quilting is important and may take some time. A thimble is a personal tool for any quilter. First, taking time...

12 Things That Need to Be In Your Hand Sewing Kit

A good sewing kit can be like a great carpenter's toolbox. With the right tools (sewing supplies) there's almost no limit to what you can do, even sewing by hand.

Common Quilting Mistakes Even Pros Make

Like medicine and yoga, quilting is a practice-not something you can master. That can seem like reassuring news for a quilting newbie, but frustrating...

5 Quilting Tricks

Quilting is a social hobby; it's been proven to improve your health and it leads to some gorgeous results—but sometimes you just want to...

Homesteading Skills to Learn – Even on The Urban Homestead

There are many skills our grandparents had that have been lost today. Various homesteading skills are lost on the modern city dweller. Providing food and...

10 Best Knitting Tips

One of knitting's secrets is to be very familiar with all of the little tips and tricks that you can use for any project....

DIY: 8 Easy Steps To Hemming Curtains

When we moved into our new home most of the windows had white blinds. For me, I absolutely despise white blinds. They are hard...

Selling at the Farmers’ Market Part 2

As stated in the previous article, it is important when selling at the farmers' market to have a product that will sell. While this...

Telling A Story Through Quilting: Then and Now

Everyone has a story. Even if you are not a storyteller, public speaker, or author, don't be discouraged. Stories can be told in other...

8 Gift Ideas for Knitting Nuts

Knitters are great people to know and it is great to be listed in their 'good books', especially when winter time rolls around! Given...
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