5 Secrets to a ‘No-work’ Garden It took over 20 years of gardening to realize that I didn’t have to work so hard to achieve a fruitful harvest. As the limitless energy of my youth gradually gave way to the physical realities of mid-life, the slow accretion of experience eventually led to an awareness that less work can result in greater crop yields. Inspired in part by Masanobu Fukuoka’s book, One Straw Revolution, my family experimented with gardening methods which could increase yields with less effort.
In Camera: Lady Gaga - SHOWstudio Launched in 2003, In Camera introduced a completely new premise to the interview format. Allowing a global online audience - as well as the interviewee’s friends, family and peers - to pose questions answered during a live and unedited broadcast, In Camera offers the public the unique chance to both watch and participate in candid and often revelatory interviews with world-renowned image-makers, designers, models and artists. Our interview with legendary photographer David Bailey in 2003 was only the start: this ongoing, ever-expanding series has seen interviews with model Kate Moss, graphic designer Peter Saville, artist Tracey Emin, musician and actress Björk, fashion designers Alexander McQueen and Vivienne Westwood, photographers Nick Knight and Juergen Teller and recording artist Lady Gaga.
No Muss, No Fuss: The DIY Custom Coffee Table Finding a coffee table can be a pain. Usually they're an afterthought. You've managed to fit the couch and a couple of chairs into your space and then you remember, oh, that's right, I need a coffee table — to set down drinks, your iPad, a book, the remotes, maybe even to sub as your dining room table, with everyone sitting on the floor around it. And so the search begins. Too big, too small, too low, too high, too ugly, too blah. Why not skip the search and create something that's not only perfect for your space but also uniquely yours? How to cut glass I posted a picture about 1 week ago on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter of me cutting glass using just string. I got LOT’S of requests for a tutorial on how I DID THIS! So here it is. FINALLY! You will be able to learn how to cut glass. I want to warn you.
Online Shoppers Skip Middleman During Fashion Week But now they are starting to sidestep the middleman. Web technology, and a desire to entice luxury shoppers who are suddenly spending again, are spurring designers to fling open the tent flaps to their runway shows and appeal directly to shoppers. Call it public-access high fashion. In this fall’s women’s runway shows, which started Thursday with New York Fashion Week and continue throughout the next month in London, Paris and Milan, shoppers at their keyboards will have a front-row seat. Trade: Joseph Einhorn Founder of TheFancy.com These days there seems to be no shortage in social networking websites which have drastically altered the way we socialize, discuss topics and share content. Within the last half decade, these domains have amassed tremendous followings and staggering success. A fairly new player in the game, TheFancy.com comes with the intent to offer more than just an exuberance of repetition – TheFancy provides the browser the ability to purchase exactly what is trending or discussed most on the website, giving it an extra articulation into an e-commerce platform.
Mardi Gras Coasters Living in New Orleans for four years, I collected a lot of Mardi Gras beads, but when I moved back to Minnesota I only brought a small box back with me. I saved the ones that were rare or special (parade medallions, extra long or large beads, unusual shapes), and gave the rest away. Luckily I had a friend who was riding in a parade my senior year, and float riders always need beads! Reusing beads as parade throws is great, but if you're planning to throw a party, why not recycle some of those beads to make these coasters! Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills The web is a powerful resource that can easily help you learn new skills. You just have to know where to look. Sure, you can use Google, Yahoo, or Bing to search for sites where you can learn new skills
Turtles #wordlesswednesday Warning: array_push() [function.array-push]: First argument should be an array in /home/content/19/3996519/html/peekababy/wp-content/plugins/zip-blenza/blenza.php on line 137 Warning: array_shift() [function.array-shift]: The argument should be an array in /home/content/19/3996519/html/peekababy/wp-content/plugins/zip-blenza/blenza.php on line 147 Last week, my son and I were privileged to bump into what I can only assume was turtles getting ready to lay their eggs in a field near the turtle pond. We went back a day or two later, and it was all over!
Pinterest Rival Fancy Gets Fancier With “Match By Color” Visual Search High-end design, fashion and travel-focused Pinterest rival The Fancy is rolling out several new features today, including a new slideshow option, the addition of four more languages, and a new visual search engine that allows users to search for items with similar colors. The latter addition, which brings to mind the “search by color” feature over on crafty community Etsy or the new color search option on Fab.com, is powered by image recognition technology built by The Fancy itself. Although some may not be aware, The Fancy was actually born out of CEO Joe Einhorn’s efforts to build an Internet of Things-type company, thingd. The project aimed to crawl the web, identifying images based on text, shape, size and color.
Make an Infinity Scarf + 2 More: Kim Shows the “How-To” on Studio 5! « The DIY Dish A hot trend in the fashion world right now are SCARVES! So fashionable, these infinity or circle scarves are perfect for dressing up an outfit for the spring season! And today Kim shared on our local NBC KSL-5 Studio 5 program just how easy these are to make…and with NO SEWING INVOLVED! And the fabric of choice? RIT Dye Tutorial It happens to me every year. The second spring hits, I’m standing in front of my closet going, I am so sick of all my clothes, if I see that shirt again I’ll throw up, but I don’t have any money for new stuff, I’M SO TIRED OF EVERYTHING I OWN. You know that feeling? Pinvolve Converts Facebook Pages Into Pinterest Pinboards, Increases Repins By 150%+ The folks behind a forthcoming fashion catalog for the iPad, Bazaart, have launched an interesting side project in their downtime (what’s that?) from their participation in DreamIt’s new Israel-based startup accelerator program. In need of something similar for themselves, the company launched a Facebook app called “Pinvolve” which converts Facebook Pages into Pinterest pinboards. To use Pinvolve, you have to first be logged into Facebook as one of the page’s admins before installing the app.
t-shirt shag rug tutorial Here it is, finally! My shag rug is complete. I love how it feels under my feet, and if it starts to look a little flat, I pick it up, shake it, and it fluffs right back up!