Crafts

  • Crafts For Therapy
    When we are young and not very outwardly focused, we may make jokes about taking basket weaving in order to get the required number of credits in our college classes. On some subconscious level, we kn....
  • Silver Wire
    There are three factors to consider when choosing silver wire for your beading project. These factors are hardness, shape and size. Here is a simple guide to help you choose the best wire for your n....
  • Crochet Baby Sweater Patterns
    Crochet is great for a lot of different types of clothing, but I personally think crochet baby sweater patterns are among the sweetest. My favorite are crochet baby sweater patterns that come with ma....
  • Scrapbooking Stores
    Scrapbooking stores can mean death to my wallet. I love these stores. It's nothing but scrapbooking supplies and people who have a passion for making scrapbooks. There are inspirational ideas all a....
  • Scrapbooking Tips
    No matter how advanced of a scrapbooker you are, you are probably always looking for scrapbooking tips. In fact, the best of the best want to be continually updated on tips. Tips keep you fired up. ....
  • Bali Beads
    Bali beads may be the single most popular category among all the myriad types of beads available. These beads are crafted by artisans in Bali and other areas of Indonesia from sterling silver. (Altho....
  • Girl Scout Crafts
    The Girl Scouts (Girl Guides in Canada and the UK) are well known for helping girls aged 4 through 17 to develop their full potential. Girls are also gradually taught survival skills appropriate to th....
  • Delica Beads
    Delica beads are a specific brand of bead manufactured in Japan by the Miyuki Company. These are tiny beads, even smaller than seed beads, but their thin walls and cylindrical shape allows for a larg....
  • Hand Embroidery
    Hand embroidery has a rich history that is thousands of years old. Many of us think of our mothers' cross stitch patterns or our grandmothers' needlepoint canvases when we think of embroidery. My ow....
  • Sterling Silver Beads
    There are two main types of sterling silver beads. The first kind, sleek and contemporary, are manufactured. Shiny surfaces, a wide variety of shapes and uniform sizing are high points of manufactur....