Knitting patterns for gloves usually begin with knitting the cuff, then increasing the number of stitches starting at the base of the palm. The part of the glove that forms the thumb is then set aside, and you continue working on the palm until you get to the base of the fingers. Glove patterns may
Printing on ceramics make a plain container something special.ceramics vase image by JoLin from Fotolia.comPrinting on ceramics, whether handmade or purchased from a ceramic store, can make a plain dish, mug or container a work of art. Glazes and under-glazes can give an artist the...
Wooden crafts range from simple, rustic designs to elaborate windmills with moving parts. There are many types of unique wooden craft patterns to help you decorate your home indoors or outdoors or to celebrate a special occasion. Wooden crafts make great gifts that are personalized and one-of-a-kind
Knotting between beads is often done with pearls and gemstones, so that if the strand breaks, the precious beads don't roll every which way and you can minimize loss. It also can be done purely for decorative purposes. While it may seem complicated at first, if you get everything set up right to beg
Creating a homemade bandanna headdress makes for a fashion-forward trend or for an inexpensive costume accessory that draws from Native American culture. Native Americans wore various types of headdresses made from materials such as cloth, leather, beads and feathers to signify tribal events and tra
Choosing the right Plastic Self Inking RubberStamps Are you in the market to source your next purchase of office, home or craft self inking stamps? Well this article might interest you and guide you through ...
Toddlers seem to go through hats by the dozen in cold weather. They soak them in the snow, throw them in a corner and misplace them all over the house. If you know how to do a simple chain stitch and single crochet stitch, you can make a basic striped hat for your toddler in an hour or two. This cro
Video Transcript My name is Carol Hughes, I'm the owner of Custom Costumes of Rochester. I've been a costumer for 26 years, now, and this is how you turn into a flower for Halloween. my flower outfit is really simple and straightforward. The body is made out of a single, green unitard,...
As a bride or wedding planner, you want that special day to be perfect in every way, even down to the smallest detail. As the flower girl scatters her beautiful floral array, laying a path to the altar, you want the guests to ooh and aah at her sweet, cherubic appearance, from her dainty shoes to he
Rosary beads are a basic Christian bead craft.rosary image by Marek Kosmal from Fotolia.comWhether you're interested in making a special gift or you simply enjoy crafts, Christian bead crafts are a lovely way to express your Christian faith. The use of colorful beads made into Christian...
Seam binding provides a clean finish for the raw edge of a garment's seam edges and hem. Bias tape is a seam binding that looks like a ribbon with folds along its length; it allows flexibility when sewn to the hems of flared garments or bias-cut skirts. Bias seam binding can add a decorative touch a
Sometimes it is hard to find scarves that kids want to wear. They can be out of fashion or too bulky. Knitting a scarf for your child may solve this problem. Customize the scarf by choosing the pattern, colors and material and completing it on a rectangular knitting loom. Choose soft yarn in your ki
Easter baskets can be simple or complex in their design. Baskets that are woven require rigid spokes as the warp and flexible materials as the weft. The weft is woven into the warp to create the basket. These elements can be paper, fabric, cardboard, reed or willow. Other types of weaving include co
The fashion industry is a fast-paced, exciting and challenging business. With computer technology today, there are not only traditional methods available for clothes design, but a number of modern methods that can make designing your own line of clothes easier.
Many people use ceramic clay to construct pottery vessels, such as vases, pots, bowls, and mugs. However, ceramic clay can also be used to create beautiful earthen jewelry. For example, you can build your own ceramic beads that can be turned into a customized necklace that can be worn, sold at a fai
Fairies are quite popular in movies, books, toys and the imagination of children and adults alike. Fairy wings come in all sizes and it is particularly fun for children to add wings to their dolls at the same time that a parent is creating a set of wings for the child. By keeping the design simple t
Radio controlled airplanes have been part of my life since I was in high school. I have always loved the challenge of building and flying radio controlled airplanes.
A double crochet is one of the foundation stitches of crochet. It is used alone and in cluster stitches, and is relatively easy to do once you get the hang of it.
When you are running a modern business, having an online existence will be as significant as bringing in clients from your local area. Yet in a very small local routine, where dental marketing may not seem like a significant factor, can do better in terms of revenue and foot traffic via proper promo