Crochet Hobo Bag I saw this bag and it totally drove me crazy! For days! Can you imagine? Triangle Zipper Coin Purse If you look closer to the main photo, I sewed 2 different positions for the zipper, one on the triangle slope (left) and one at the center of the triangle (right). Both of them are basically made from the same method, the only different is how to sew the sides of the purse (step-by-step photo #14). Triangle Zipper Coin PurseMaterials: 1. Fabric – 2pcs. of 5″ x 5″ 2. Lining fabric – 2pcs. of 5″ x 5″ 3. Zipper end covers – 2pcs. of 2″ x 1 1/2″ 4. Yang Style 24 Form Simplified The story of the Yang Style is long and impressive. It is mixed with legends, theories, and folklore. Many versions are taught today. Several reputable opinions concerning Tai Chi’s origin exist. “One thing is obvious… Taijiquan did not just “pop” into someone’s head, …and it is still, evolving and being refined.
Best Hotel and Room Reservation Plugins for WordPress Many hotels, hostels, guesthouses and businesses in the hospitality business are building their website with WordPress. Naturally they will also be looking at ways of incorporating a booking or reservation system into their website. Here are the best options I’ve found:
Easy Whipped Shea Butter I was experimenting with some shea butter the other day and came up with a pretty cool (and easy) recipe. Here’s what I stumbled upon... Ingredients 14 oz Shea Butter 5 oz Coconut Oil (76 degree melt Coconut Oil) 6 ml Cranberry Fig Fragrance Oil (or your choice) Electric Mixer 4 ounce jars Wrapped Ombre Tote Bag I’ve been wanting to try out wrapped stitches for a while now, and by the time I finished the Wrapped Ombre Tote Bag crochet pattern I was in love! A combination of wrapped stitches and V stitches, with some fun stripes, keeps this bag moving and fun to make. And an easily memorized 2 row repeat makes it even better! The Wrapped Ombre Tote Bag is a great stash buster too! Cat Doorstop Materials: Felt color A Felt color B Embroidery floss color A Embroidery floss color B 2 3/4” buttons with 2 holes for eyes Contrasting embroidery floss for sewing on eyes Stuffing (wool or polyfil) Beans, fish gravel or large grained sand for weighting the bottomPattern Directions: (All seams are 1/4″.) 1] Download pattern and make copies. 2] Cut out pattern pieces as follows:
13 Evidence-Based Medicinal Properties of Coconut Oil Coconut oil has a tremendous amount of lauric acid more than any other common source and the possible positive effects have been listed in the article. However, Lauric acid is a strong inhibitor of 5 alpha reductase (5AR) which converts testosterone to DHT (the stronger androgen of the two). Chronic mega dosing of coconut oil in the long run may lead to low enough levels of DHT to cause lowered libido, depression erectile dysfunction and other issues related to lower androgen. research below will show the effects of fatty acids like lauric acid on 5AR. I personally have experienced loss of libido and erectile dysfunction from the use of coconut oil for the full year that I used it religiously.
MapMaker Enhanced Google Maps The MapMaker plugin enhances Google Maps for WordPress with custom pin-point graphics, limitless locations, tooltips on each location, and photo/video galleries on any location. However, it also allows the use of ANY custom map image of your choosing, all while keeping the great zoom (2 levels of zoom with custom images, unlimited in Google Maps mode) and pan effect of Google maps! Note: Mapmaker can be seamlessly upgraded to MapifyPro, an elite mapping plugin that provides unrivaled features. It includes MapMaker's features and over 2 dozen more. So, whether you need the perfect store locator, the ability to add blog posts to maps, sharing features, search and location suggestions for users, or any of MapifyPro's advanced features, be sure to check out MapifyPro here. MapMaker Demo: Note: Both variations are included: You get image mode AND Google Maps mode with the plugin.
Homemade whipped body butter recipe By Annabella SkinScrubs Happy Saturday beauty babes! I’m off to do wedding stuff today – looking at cakes, speaking to the hairdresser and getting measured for my dress. Thankfully Lauren is coming with me and I’m dragging James along for the cake bit. That is the only wedding thing he’s been interested in besides the main meal. Free Crochet Pattern: Mesmerizing Messenger Bag The Mesmerizing Messenger Bag was a very special request – from my 11 year old daughter Riley! My kids inspire many of my designs, but the credit for this free crochet pattern really does go to Ri! After seeing the Leaping Stripes and Blocks Blankets I made for her new cousins, she promptly declared that she wanted a crochet messenger bag using the same stitch pattern. So we took a trip to the store, where she picked out the yarn and all the details.
Circle Zip Earbud Pouch Tutorial - Dog Under My Desk I use a little zippered pouch to carry around my earbuds since they are the fancy microphone ones and I don’t want them to break or get tangled. Some of you have commented that you are looking for some small, simple gift ideas. This is definitely simple to make, and a little more fun than the typical rectangular zippered pouch! I can see these as the perfect gift for teenage cousins or nieces or girlfriends or even teacher gifts. Fun, quick, and cute!
15 Surprising Uses For EggshellsOne Good Thing by Jillee A couple of weeks ago I bought a composter for my garden. It’s a pretty fancy contraption. It’s actually TWO composters in one. The idea being that you can have one batch “brewing” while another batch is being utilized. They even SPIN…which is apparently important because compost needs to be “stirred” as its’ “cooking”. As you can probably tell, I don’t know a whole lot about composting….YET. Simple Locator Why use Simple Locator? Simple locator is ideal for developers who are looking for a way to implement location search for any post type. Simple locator is different in that it allows the selection of any existing custom fields for use as the geocoded data sources. Don't have an existing post type with geocoded latitude and longitude fields? Simple Locator includes a default "Locations" post type with fields for latitutde, longitude, address, phone number, website, & more. This post type's name and labels are configurable through the plugin settings.