Vanna's Choice yarn by Lion Brand is endorsed by Vanna White, television personality and avid crocheter. This acrylic is soft and substantial, good for afghans and winter scarves.
If you have the desire and the academic ability, you can graduate from college in just three years. As one who completed a bachelor's degree in three years, I offer my explanation of how I did it.
Planning a pink wedding? After choosing your shade of pink, select the right accent colors for a winning color combination.
You want to buy a sewing machine. With so many options, how do you choose the right machine for your needs? Begin by determining what features are essential for the sewing you plan to do.
You can successfully resize a knitting pattern. The math is just arithmetic with some fractions or ratios--nothing to fear! Step by step, you can scale a patter up or down.
Hats and fascinators are fun to make and even more fun to decorate.
Pantyhose are becoming relics of an age past. Here I make the case in favor of pantyhose.
Knitting uses few resources. With a little thought, even those few resources can become more environmentally friendly. Learn about green fibers and recycled yarn.
Fair Isle knitting is a pleasure to learn if you have the right resources. Here are some of the best books, sites, and videos for learning this craft.
Elizabeth Zimmerman taught many knitters to trust themselves and dare to knit without fear and without tears. Knitters around the world still use her formulae for knitting.
"Quiet" includes insights for introverts and the extroverts who don't understand them. Susan Cain offers advice for making a workplace or classroom more friendly for introverts.
My all-time favorite animal book to read aloud to children is Sammy, the Classroom Guinea Pig. Here's why:
!984 by George Orwell sowed the seeds of libertarianism in my mind when I was still in grade school. In a world where people seem not to value their freedom as they should, 1984 is still important.
Learn the history of the personal computer through one woman's journey from IBM card to personal computer.
Learn to take your manuscript and format it for Kindle or Smashwords. Create a great book cover, too! Self-publishing your book is possible.
The 1986 explosion of the space shuttle Challenger was an event those of us alive at the time will never forget. We must remember the lives of the astronauts on board that day.
Haiku is defined and examples are given of humorous , whimsical haiku.
Crochet and knitting can produce lace faster than many more complicated methods. See examples of lace made with needles or a hook.
A former bridal alterations specialist offers tips and resources for wedding sewing success. From choosing a pattern and fabrics to sewing and fitting, learn to do it yourself.