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How to make a digital photo CD slideshow

Bringing slide shows up to date In the olden days, people used slide projection to share images. These days, with the dawning of the digital age, people are less aware of what is available for producing slide shows other than the level-1 software which comes with their comptuer system. It isn't... More

How to pick up dropped stitches in knitting

Dropped stitches can be fixed easily Every knitter, from the beginner to the expert, will, on occasion, find a mistake in the project they are working on. Most of them can be fixed rather easily, but some take a little more time. One thing every knitter knows is to keep a crochet hook handy in... More

How to make a cable in knitting

Cables add interest to a knitting project Cables can be used on many garments including, scarves, caps, sweaters and even afghans. Cables are not difficult to make and add interest to most any pattern. They are usually set off by reverse stockinette or seed stitches on either side. This makes the... More

How to learn the papercraft of quilling using closed shapes

The art of quilling has evolved from way back, perhaps even beyond the 15th century, when Papyrus was torn into strips and rolled around a bird quill. During the 17th century, monks used quilling with added faux gilding to embellish religious panels. It would appear then as intricate gold... More

How to pick the right knitting needles

Choose the knitting needles that are best for the project Knitting is one of the few hobbies that require very little equipment. If you have a ball of yarn and a pair of knitting needles, you are in business. True, there are other items that can be used, but the basics are yarn and needles. To... More

How to make a wreath for 4th of July using dollar store items

Adorning a door or a wall with a festive wreath is a way to display excitement for the upcoming holiday. This 4th of July wreath is fun to display and simple to make. This attractive wreath can be made at a small cost as all the supplies were purchased from Dollar... More

How to make a wet flower wedding bouquet

Wet flower bouquets for long lasting freshness Dazzling audiences is child's play when blushing brides highlight bridal wear by embracing wet flower wedding bouquets that complement dress as well as beauty. What's more is that wet flower bouquets, also called fresh flower bouquets, are so easy to... More

How to make food for American Girl dolls

DIY food for American Girl dolls American Girl dolls are great for young girls. The dolls introduce the girls to events that took place in history. By reading their story books and and watching their movies, girls learn to deal with character development. The dolls can also open up a creative... More

How to keep kids amused for 4th of July

Sharing history Kids with idle hands are bored. They need to be entertained, and what better way than to introduce them to crafts associated with the history of the 4th of July? Without knowing it or feeling like they are being educated, you can get kids to participate from a very early age in... More

How to crochet a lap blanket

Crochet a blanket in a matter of hours Whether you want to create a unique gift for someone or a nice blanket to keep your own lap warm, you'll be happy to know it can be done in a matter of hours and without any need for learning complicated crochet stitches. [donate]Instructions Step... More