Crafts

  • Swarovski Crystal Beads
    There's a reason why Swarovski is the first name in crystals. Swarovski beads are made in Austria of full-leaded crystal, containing at least 32 percent of a lead compound that makes it optically pur....
  • Commercial Embroidery Machines
    Commercial embroidery machines can be your ticket to working for yourself. With commercial embroidery machines, you can hire yourself out for freelance projects of all kinds. So many different and w....
  • Scrapbooking Layout Ideas
    Coming up with scrapbooking layout ideas can be both fun and frustrating. You want a layout that will best show off your photos and you want a layout that is unique. How many of us feel as if we rel....
  • Scrapbook Supplies
    All the creative ideas in the world don't mean anything if you don't have the right scrapbook supplies. Now, this doesn't mean that you have to go out and buy every supply ever made. You can actuall....
  • Religious Crafts
    Sooner or later, year-round Sunday School or other weekly get-togethers for youth and their leaders require crafts. And that's true, right on down to the learning level of three-year-olds. Not only d....
  • Bali Silver Beads
    Bali beads comprise one of the largest and most popular categories of beads. These beads are handcrafted in Bali and other Indian Ocean countries by silversmiths who have passed their skills down thr....
  • Plaster Crafts
    Plaster crafts, that is, making small items from Plaster of Paris, are messy though happy undertakings in their initial stages. The kitchen or any place indoors isn't the best place to work. Moving th....
  • Freshwater Pearl Beads
    Six thousand years ago, in ancient Sumeria, important personages were buried with a pearl in their left hand. One of the primary reasons why Julius Caesar invaded Britain in the sixth century was to ....
  • Cross Stitch Patterns
    My grandmother's favorite cross stitch patterns were always the ones that reflected my brother's and my favorite hobbies. When we were kids, she would cross stitch pictures for us of children playing....
  • Swarovski Pearls
    Swarovski crystal pearls are really in a class by themselves. Their exclusive method of manufacture produces a pearl bead nearly indistinguishable from an organic pearl. Every aspect--shape, depth o....