September 2011

Scrapbooking

The Evolution of the Photo Album to Scrapbook

For years, our ancestors have used photo albums to display precious memories the family holds dear.  Most were plain and simply doubled as storage for pictures, with no room for journaling to explain the origin of a photo.

The photo album has come a long way.  Now it’s evolved into a scrapbook – a memory holder that not only displays your photos, but does it in a unique way that projects a theme for the reader and tells a story for generations to come.

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GeneralKnitting

Knitting Needle Sizes: Finding the Correct Size for You

Simple Embroidery StitchesDid you know that you can do a lot with simple embroidery stitches? Basic hand work embroidery designs can go a long way for presents, gifts and decorating. You do not have to learn different complex stitches from various needlework books. More often than not you will find these complex stitches put off a lot of people who want to learn embroidery stitching. But with simple embroidery stitches, you can learn them one step at a time and build on these basic stitches to create attractive designs. Before you know it, you will be creating beautiful handiwork that others will certainly admire.

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