Cynthia Munro

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2 weeks with an iPhone that’s missing a headphone jack

I’ve had an iPhone 7 for two weeks now, and I haven’t pulled my hair out owing to headphone jack problems.<p>Phone calls and music sound good to me on the Lightning earphones included in the box. And thanks to the headphone-jack-to-Lightning adapter that also comes in the box, I can use my favorite …

Chunky Knits: On Trend for Homes and Fashion

Usually, trends tend to move from the runway to the home, but here's one that went the other way. I first noticed giant, chunky knit blankets …

Knitting

10 Surprising Tax Deductions You Might Be Able to Take

Image source: Getty Images<p>When tax time rolls around, it's easy to feel resentful about how much money you're sending to Uncle Sam. (True, we do get schools and roads and police and soldiers and food safety regulations for our money, but we often overlook such things.) Fortunately, though, you …

Free Knitting Patterns For Rugs

While knitting a rug may not sound like everyone's cup of tea, homemade rugs do certainly have their positive aspects. Among these, making a knitted …

Built-in iOS apps you should replace with third-party apps | ZDNet

Mail<p>If you're a Gmail user, then I recommend Inbox by Gmail. However, if you use a different email service -- or you use several -- then I suggest …

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

After two years of careful consideration, Robert McCrum has reached a verdict on his selection of the 100 greatest novels written in English. Take a look at his list<p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.

Literature

Free Pincushion Patterns

Blooming Batik Pincushion<p>Use a black-and-white batik as a foundation to showcase beautiful and bright colors. A Dresden Plate block blooms like a …

These Three Kittens Never Had a Dad Until They Met a Golden Retriever Dog

Meet Everest, Taylor and Dash, a ginger and two torties who never knew what it was like to have a father until they met a big Golden Retriever</b> …

Pets

Thistle pattern by tincanknits

<b>Thistle</b> - by Tin Can Knits<p><b>Thistle is a classy but simple lace scarf - after the more complex thistle pattern is knit, the majority of the stole is a</b> …

Textile Landscapes - Tips and Tricks - Quiltmaker Blog Tour

Tips and Tricks<p>Miscellaneous:<p>This was my first Quiltmaker 100 Blocks Blog Tour<p>I'm happy and honored to have my block appear in Quiltmaker's 100 …

Hummingbirds

Shoulda’ Flown South…

<b>They are fun blocks no matter what colors you choose so I hope you’ll try making one yourself even if you don’t think you “Shoulda’ Flown South.”</b><p><b>Now,</b> …

How-To: Batik and Rit Dye Wall Hanging

This gorgeous wall hanging was created using a hot wax painting technique called batik. When the melted wax is applied to the fabric it seeps in to create a resist. When you dye it, the image you’ve painted will remain the original color of your fabric. This project works great for wall hangings. …

Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks Vol. 9 Blog Tour

Welcome, Bloghoppers! I am both thrilled and honored to be one of many talented designers participating in Quiltmaker's 100 Blocks Volume 9 Blog …

Quiltmaker 100 Blocks Vol 9

Yep, it's the rainbow one! My block, believe it or not, is a foundation paper pieced block, using an assortment of my scraps.<p>It's called Rubik's …

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Color Pop Pillow

Hi, everyone! It’s Lisa Calle of Vintage Modern Quilts here today kicking off Color Pop month on the Moda Bake Shop. Two of my favorite things come …

120-Minute Gift: Drunkard’s Path Table Runner

<b>Drunkard’s Table Runner: ‘marmalade’ with a festive spin:</b> <i>A 12.5” x 54” table runner featuring “Marmalade” by Bonnie and Camille for Moda, >composed</i> …

Stacked Cards

2013 Lone Star Variation

How-To: Binding a Quilt

Learn tips and tricks for beautiful quilt finishing with this quilt binding tutorial from Lily Patch Quilts!<p>Head over to Lily Patch Quilts for the full how-to!<p>[Via Sulia]

Circle Quilt Tutorial

I made this quilt for Elijah & Aliyah and gave it to them a few months ago. As you can see Jonah has already begun to claim it for himself!<p><b>Quilt</b> …