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  • Vintage Garden Hints cigarette cards
    Vintage Garden Hints, 1938 Cigarette Cards, (Nos.6-10)
    This is the second in a series about DIY garden hints collectibles vintage cards.Vintage cigarette DIY garden hints cards prized as highly sought collectiblesVintage cigarette cardsaretrade cardsissued bytobaccocompanies to harden cigarette...
  • Wills Garden Hints cards
    Household Hints Cigarette Cards-1936 (Nos. 6-10)
    This is the second in a series about DIY household hints collectibles vintage cards.HistoryWD & HOWillsCompany was started by Henry Overton Wills (1761-1826), who began a shop in Castle Street, Bristol in 1786.He traded as Wills, Watkins &...
  • Vintage Garden Hints, 1938 Cigarette Cards
    Vintage Garden Hints, 1938 Cigarette Cards, (Nos.1-5)
    Vintage cigarette cards highly collectibleVintage Cigarette cardsaretrade cardsissued bytobaccomanufacturers to stiffen cigarette packaging andadvertise cigarette brands. Many varieties were produced around the turn of the 19th century during the...
  • Free pattern
    Free pattern: Genesis slouchy beanie
    This hat pattern is was fun to create and has the look of a “knit” hat with slanted side cable. Using a light fingering yarn and a small hook, I created a fun hat that will sure to be your new favorite! The color combinations would be...
  • Gig cards household
    Household Hints Cigarette Cards-1936 (Nos. 1-5)
    Vintage Cigarette Cards are a nice topical DIY collectible item.HistoryWD & HO Wills was founded by Henry Overton Wills (1761-1826), who opened a shop in Castle Street, Bristol in 1786.He traded as Wills, Watkins & Co, until the retirement...
  • Vintage Valentine Gift Ideas by Dr. Lori
    Vintage Valentine Gift Ideas by Dr. Lori
    Is your girlfriend a real old time romantic? Got a guy who loves flea market shopping? I have some cool ideas for satisfying those who love vintage Valentine collectibles and antiques.Consider the following gift ideas for your Valentine:Courting...
  • Back to Nature Scents and Cleaning Products
    Healthier Better Scented Cleaning Products for Your Home
    Why make your own cleaning products? Well, I can think of more than a handful of reasons. Here are just a few:1. They're pure and better for your health2. You can customize them with your own scents (And if this wasn't enough..#3 should...
  • Free pattern: Half double crochet beanie
    Free pattern: Half double crochet beanie
    This new design was inspired by the yarn. Have you heard that Bernat Mosaic has been discontinued? This is sad, because I like the yarn, especially the way the colors show.This pattern should work with other comparable yarns, like Red Heart...
  • Curly hair
    Curly hair: Don't be afraid to trim it yourself
    Curly hair often reacts dramatically to new haircuts. That isn’t to say you shouldn’t visit a professional salon to get your hair styled, but it does mean that sometimes you have to make adjustments yourself after a new cut.Curly hair...
  • Knife making progress
    DIY knife making is easy, hunters should give it a try
    Yes, making your own knife can be very easy, all you have to do is buy the Blank on ebay or direct from the importer or manufacturer. Some knife blanks are made in Alabama and other US sites, others are made in Pakistan, India, and of course China...
  • Flowers and crystals make pretty visual effects for Valentine's Day.
    Valentine’s Day DIY
    Valentine’s Day is a time to celebrate those we love. Every February 14th millions of people buy cards, candy, and flowers for their loved ones. Although purchasing a gift is certainly a thoughtful gesture, making one is an even more...
  • Arts and Scraps
    A Crafty Valentine Event - Arts & Scraps
    Arts and Scraps is hosting an "Arts and Scraps At Night" event on Friday February 13th from 6:30 to 9:00PM. This special event is DIY Reimagined, a 21+ activity for those interested in being crafty for the holidays.Highlights of this...
  • winter garden
    February gardening
    February is a transition month from cool-season plantings to warm-season plantings. Central Florida landscapes and gardens often experience rapidly fluctuating temperatures from one day to the next.Early in the month you can still install...
  • MBA Careers in 2015
    The Comprehensive Guide to MBA Careers in 2015
    OverviewToday’s global economy is ripe with opportunities for those with business credentials. The combined effect of increased competitiveness and dynamic economies has led to the creation of a number of jobs requiring advanced business...
  • Coffee Cozy
    Free pattern: C2C coffee cozy
    Have you tried the fun, but yarn eater project, a corner to corner blanket? I finally tried one, and boy was it fun. I enjoyed the process and thought, what else could be in the corner to corner style?Thus was born the c2c coffee cozy. Very simple...