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Cabbage Patch Wigs: Sales of Famous Dolls' Crocheted Hair Soar
"I was a huge child of the '80s and I had lots of Cabbage Patch Kids dolls and I just loved them," Lillie, 33, told TODAY Moms.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
St. Augustine Record
Northwest: Neighborhood yard sale is Saturday
Neighborhood yard sale: Make sure you stop by the St. Johns River Farmers Market Neighborhood Yard Sale this Saturday at Alpine Groves Park.
The Doings Weekly
Woman crochets way to patients' hearts
In the last 18 months, the Woodridge resident has donated a dozen prayer shawls, 90 crocheted hats and 400 surgery pillows to patients at Adventist Bolingbrook, GlenOaks, Hinsdale and La Grange Memorial hospitals.
Make a yarn ball holder from a soda bottle
If you work with yarn at all, you know how difficult it is to keep your ball of yarn clean, especially if you have pets.
Free crochet kitchen sponge and scrubber patterns
Crocheting items for the kitchen such as towels, scrubby and potholders are a popular past time but another item that makes a great gift item or useful item for the kitchen is a crocheted sponge .
The Yadkin Ripple Incorporated
Making Yadkin a warmer place
The various stages of the mat building process. To the left, the plastic bags are cut into squares using a craft mat and rolling scissors, next the squares are taken and looped together, those loops are rolled into balls for the volunteers who will crochet the mat.
Michael Jackson Fan Art You Really Must Own
It's hard to believe Michael Jackson tragically left this earth four years ago. This year, why not honor Jackson by splurging on handmade art instead of getting emotional while watching This Is It with your cat? Here are our favorite etsy items: Hide your MJ in this impressive Five-Piece Nesting Doll Set by artmatryoshka because you're bad, you're ... (more)
Mon Jun 17, 2013
So, are you going to help us make bears?
On Thursday, I announced a project to make teddy bears for Grace Healthcare Services, an organization in Edison, NJ that provides comfort and palliative care to patients throughout Central Jersey.
While not knitting per se , naalbinding is a great way to use woolen yarn to make unique household objects and garments.
Free fun summer knitting projects
Knitting is not just a winter time craft there are many knitting patterns that are suited for the hot summer months.
Yarn bombers take on Orpington school
A woolly tarantula was seen dangling from a branch at Darrick Wood Infants School in Lovibonds Avenue as well as psychedelic tree trunk covers, crocheted flowers and knitted wildlife and bunting.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
Public art installation destroyed by vandal in The Heights; Crime...
Just one week after a public art project was installed on a metal structure in The Heights, it was torn down by a vandal.
Now your child can look like a Cabbage Patch Kid: Fan creates wigs to mimic dolls
A fan of the iconic Cabbage Patch Kid toys has taken her obsession to the next level by making her own versions of the dolls' woollen tresses.
Sheer crochet jumpsuits, silk blouses and plunging smock tops: No,...
A baby pink pyjama shorts suit by Lou Dalton is the most sophisticated outfit to come out of Men's Fashion Week so far.
Wheat Wrote What?
Common USA Quilt - Afghan - Pillow Measurement
This is a work in progress, compiled from a variety of sources including my own experience - I do suggest reading the term explanations/glossary of the description headings - I would be delighted to hear your thoughts for improvement including what might need to be added or changed or perhaps better explained.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
St. Cloud Times
Brinkman column: These men tackle 'fancy work' with talent, dedication
Once in a while men will tackle projects generally thought of as women's work. Women in pioneer days, and still today, often spend their free hours and evenings doing "fancy work" that they do not have time for during regular daylight hours.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Yarnbomber puts on blooming good show in Stafford
The "yarn bombing" includes a colourful array of hand crafted flowers, in all shapes and sizes, and green shoots winding their way around the railings.
Meet the G8 'yarnbombers' - in pictures
Photographer Cathal McNaughton has caught up with the Yarnbombers, the guerrilla knitters who plan to target the G8 using knitting or crochet rather than graffiti Yarnbombers Purl 1 and Knit 1 display some of the guerrilla knitting and crocheting which they plan to use when they target next week's G8 summit.
The antique quilting frame, made of cedar wood, was used by Stoudemire's grandmother and has been used to hand-stitch countless quilts over the decades.
Is this a hole new craze? Guerrilla artists 'yarn bomb' railway bridge with 12ft-high DOILY
It was the enigmatic Banksy who brought guerrilla art to the world's attention with his iconic style of political graffiti.