Sliding Knot InstructionsI just love this necklace finishing technique. No clasp to buy, and so easy to get the necklace on and off fast. This sliding closure is a row of square knots knotted around the necklace strands.Loop Stitch Flower PowerYou didn’t think I was gonna leave you all loopy yesterday, after showing you how to make the loop crochet stitch, did you? Nah, I wouldn’t do that to all you wonderful people! That just wouldn’t be nice at all.
Making Her Clothes Last! (Part One)Children! They grow so fast! Unfortunately, the money tree can't always keep up, can it? I'm trying to alter some of Paige's clothing to be wearable longer. I love the instant gratification of projects like this. A little whack here, and a gather there, and you have a whole new article of clothing!Bears and dollsBev's "Itsa Puppet" (C) very simple and quick to make Tiny Teddy Bear (C) Now on it's own page! Great to donate to Children's Hospitals.Amber HagermanLaura Bush and Rae Leigh Bradbury (formerly missing) on April 4, 2007, in Austin, Texas, after the 8-year-old introduced Mrs. Bush during announcement of the future opening of the Texas Regional Office of the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. Rae Leigh was the first child in the U.S. to be recovered as a result of an AMBER Alert when she was 8 weeks old in November 1998. An AMBER Alert or a Child Abduction Emergency (SAME code: CAE) is a child abduction alert system. Originating in the United States in 1996, there are now similar systems in a number of other countries.
Bright colors and ribbon at Ornamentea.comFrayed Ribbon Necklace This adjustable necklace design features a double-strand section of silk dupioni ribbon that will fray with wear until it is lively and fringed. The assorted shapes and bright colors are happy and cheerful, but the design could also be made with muted ribbon and a less eclectic bead assortment for a more restrained look. Ingredients: - 2-16 inch pieces of peacock silk dupioni ribbon, 3/4 inches wide - 2 antique brass Basket Weave Ribbon End Bars, 1/2 inch - 5 inches of antique brass Really Round Cable Chain, 5x6 mm links - 11 antique brass Rectangle Jump Rings, 9x12 mm - 12 antique brass Headpins, 1 1/2 inch - 12 assorted Elaine Ray Ceramic Beads, 6-25mm - 24 antique brass Teeny Weeny Posey Caps, 6mm - 1 antique brass Spring Clasp, 12 mm
the beekeeper's quilt pattern by tiny owl knitsThis pattern is available for $5.50 USD buy it now Wheee! The beekeeper’s quilt!Upcycled sweater boots (w/mini tutorial!)What do you get when you mix a cheap pair of flats, an old sweater, and lots of hot glue? Sweater boots!! Yay!