Julie Nulton

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Project: Crochet Heart Scarf

<b>By Alice Merlino</b><p>This romantic little scarf is the perfect accessory to tuck around your neck and keep the chill off while you wait for spring to arrive. Made with cuddly soft cotton-blend yarn, it’s comfortable enough to wear all day. And if you are not one for squish sentimentality, you’ll be …

How-To: Make New Costume Jewelry Look Vintage

Need to vintage-up some new costume jewelry in a hurry? Add a pretty darn convincing patina—and at least 30 years of wear—to shiny new pieces with this handy tutorial for making jewelry look vintage from Stacie at Stars for Streetlights!<p>Looks pretty perfect, right?<p>Head on over to Stars for …

Flashback: Crochet Heart Scarf

<b>By Alice Merlino</b><p>This romantic little scarf is the perfect accessory to tuck around your neck and keep the chill off while you wait for spring to arrive. Made with cuddly soft cotton-blend yarn, it’s comfortable enough to wear all day. And if you are not one for squish sentimentality, you’ll be …

How-To: Cut Fabric While Leaving the Pattern Intact

To get the right proportions for my body, I often need to combine characteristics from multiple sizes of the same sewing pattern, so cutting out one size and destroying the rest of the sizes in the process is never a good option for me. (It also seems like such a waste!) Sound familiar? Luckily, …

Chain of Hearts Napkins

Add a sweet set of hand-embroidered napkins to your Valentine’s Day table with these chain of hearts linens. Via Design Sponge

Design

Home Where Harriet Beecher Stowe Wrote 'Uncle Tom's Cabin' For Sale (UPDATE)

<b>UPDATE:</b> Bowdoin College officials are disputing many of the claims made by those trying to sell the property, saying they lack factual evidence. Vice President of Communications and Public Affairs, Scott Hood, issued the following statement to The Huffington Post:<p>There is no factual basis for the …

The Kansas 'Religious Freedom' Bill Is Unbiblical

There are few things that make me angrier than when Christians try to twist the Scriptures for their own comfort or gain. As a life-long believer who has read the Bible cover-to-cover more than once, I have a profound love and respect for the scriptures.<p>Which is why I feel confident in saying that …

Haika's Secret to Incredibly Flaky Piecrust

Recently, when I was at the Easton Farmers' Market, I ran into Haika, one of my favorite bakers. A few years ago I asked her to teach me how to make "Pop-Tarts," which she does incredibly well. As these things often go, we still haven't gotten around to it and laughed about "maybe next year." But …

Pope Francis' unexpected Hanukkah gift

Pope Francis was probably not looking at the Jewish calendar when he released his new apostolic exhortation, "Evangelii Gaudium," (The Joy of the Gospel), it was a serendipitous Chanukah gift, that brought joy to the Jewish world.<p>The document is full of warmth to Jews and Judaism. It speaks of the …

Before they pass away: Documenting the world’s vanishing tribes

Photographer Jimmy Nelson’s stunning project “Before They Pass Away” documents the lives and unique traditions of some of the world’s last tribes. In …

More laws are needed as religion declines, top judge says

One of Britain's most senior judges said the rapid rise in the number of laws in recent years had been necessary as other modes of social control such as religion and old fashioned morality declined<p>One of Britain’s most senior judges has blamed a decline in religion and traditional moral values for …

10 Ways to Make Your Home Happier

Create a cheery, inviting space.<p>From a fresh coat of white paint to choosing comfortable, neutral furniture, decorating experts share their advice on creating a cheery, inviting home.

Interior Design

Good Ol' Freda: the Beatles' secretary tells her story

These days, Freda Kelly leads an uncomplicated life. Every morning, she drives from her home in the Wirral to a legal firm in Birkenhead, where she is secretary to one of the senior partners. She starts her working day at 9am, dealing with legal files, setting up appointments, liaising with mental …