Bernadine Bazinau

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Tutorail: Easy 10 minute skater dress

Remona from The Stitching Scientist shows how you can create this quick and easy skater dress for spring and summer. She starts with a fitted tank …

DIY

Tutorial: How to sew button holes using a buttonhole foot

Every time I teach a sewing class, I have someone ask me what the long flat plastic presser foot is for. And when I tell them it’s a buttonhole foot, …

Sewing

Estimating The Number of Seed Beads You Need

Estimating the number of beads you need for a beadwork or jewelry making project doesn't need to be a shot in the dark. There are several ways to go …

Jewelry

How to Organize Your Craft Room

1. Separate Supplies<p>Designate a cubby, storage bin, or drawer for each type of project to keep necessary supplies together. If you have the space, a …

Crafting

Never Be Surprised By a Bead Size Again with This Handy Chart

01 of 04<p>Bead Types Sized in Millimeters<p>There was a time when it was believed the United States standard measurements would all move to the metric …

Jewelry

Easy Beaded Crochet Technique - Free Tutorial

01 of 10<p>Overview<p>Learn an easy beaded crochet technique using this free tutorial. You can use the technique to make a single row of crocheted beadwork.<p>…

Crafting

Tips for sewing your own swimsuit

Sewing your own swimsuit. It sounds impossible, doesn’t it? It’s not, really. It’s actually easier than you think, but there are some differences …

Sewing

1 hour quilted tote bag

1 hour is all you need to sew this pretty tote bag! Lindsay from Lindsay Sews shares a tutorial at Craftsy showing how. The outside of the bag is …

Sewing

The Gilded Wolves: Preview Roshani Chokshi's decadent new adventure series

Fresh off of her <i>New York Times</i> middle-grade best-seller <i>Aru Shah and the End of Time</i>, author Roshani Chokshi is ready to unveil her next big fantasy …

Ancient History

Why You Should Stop Tossing Out Apple Scraps Immediately

Instead of trashing your apple peels and cores from a free-form galette or any other apple dessert, don’t toss those scraps. The discards do wonders to your fresh iced tea and add a bit of sweetness, tang, and fruitiness to every sip.<p>When you prep an apple, place the core and skin in a sandwich …

The Hands-Down Funniest Books for Kids, According to Authors

<i>To celebrate Humor Month, we asked 21 authors to share their picks for the all-time funniest books for kids. Here are the giggle-inducing reads</i> …

DIY Free-standing Plywood Magazine Rack

As a person who loves to constantly change things around at home, I’m always drawn to décor that can be classified as “free-standing.” Anything that …

Woodworking

This Laundry Soap Has Saved Me Hundreds on Dry Cleaning Charges

In the words of the theme song to <i>Cheers</i>, “Making your way in the world today, takes everything you’ve got.” And, if you’re a woman with a …

How to Store Fresh Produce So Fruit, Vegetables, and Herbs Last Longer - Chowhound

We’ve all felt the guilt, shame, and disappointment of letting fresh fruit and vegetables languish in the fridge or on the counter until they’re old, …

Shipwrecks and lost treasures, Great Lakes : legends and lore, pirates and more!

Creator Michael J. Varhola ; illustrations by Paul G. Hoffman ; foreword by Frederick Stonehouse<p>Format Books<p>Publication First edition. Guilford, …

The Best Keto Recipes For Weight Loss - Easy Keto Recipes | Women's Health

30 Easy Keto Diet Recipes That Will Help You Lose Weight<p>They all take 20 minutes or less to prep.<p>Just so you know: While Women's Health editors independently select all products we feature, product links may be from affiliate partners. That means if you buy something, Women's Health gets a portion …

11 Fun and Easy St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids

We wouldn’t say that we’re <i>totally</i> inept in the crafts department, but it’s safe to say that we’re no Martha. Which is why we’ve rounded up a series …

Tutorial: Reusable sandwich wrap or snack bag

Skip the throw-away plastic baggies and use reusable sandwich wraps and snack bags to pack your lunch instead! Vicky from Vicky Myers Creations shows …

Sewing

Sew Amazing Hanging Storage Baskets!

Have you ever wanted to sew your own hanging storage baskets? Well, anything with fabric, I'm your girl! Here is a hanging storage basket tutorial …

Sewing

Sewing Machine Presser Feet - What Are They and How to Use Them

A presser foot is a very changeable part of your sewing machine which allows you to tackle different tasks with ease. Learn about different presser …

An Online Trove of Historic Sewing Patterns & Costumes

As Halloween draws nigh, our thoughts turn to costumes.<p>Not those rubbery, poorly constructed, sexy and/or gory off-the-rack readymades, but the sort …

Weight Loss Muffin Recipe | Women's Health

Rachel Graham, whose Instagram account @losinggravity boasts 200,000+ followers, lost 90 pounds by cooking nutritious, satiating recipes she found online. She bakes these hearty muffins in double batches when the mood strikes, then keeps half in the freezer for when she's feeling less …

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

College Football

5 High-Protein Meals From Pinterest That Can Help You Lose Weight | Women's Health

3. Deli Snack Box<p>This snack box will feel like a throwback to your elementary Lunchables—in the best way possible. And it packs a 23-gram protein punch, knocking out half of your daily value.<p>That doesn't mean there isn't room for improvement, though. This dish is rich in protein, but light on …

Chill Out With These 15 Vegan-Friendly Frozen Treats

During the dog days of summer, nothing tastes better than a cool treat. Maybe boozy ice cream is your jam, or perhaps you prefer to mow down your weight in ice pops. Whatever the case may be, there’s a vegan dessert to match *any* summer-inspired sweets out there. Who needs dairy? These 15 frosty …

Over 83,500 Vintage Sewing Patterns Are Now Available Online

McCall's, Butterick, Simplicity. If you were into sewing, or simply spent time as a child rummaging through patterns with your mother at the fabric store, these names will bring on a wave of nostalgia. And now, thanks to a fantastic online collection of vintage sewing patterns, it's time to dust of …

A New Pressing Station and NTT

Happy Needle and Thread Thursday, friends! I hope those of you in the States had a fun-filled fourth of July yesterday. Instead of working on my Road …

Quilting

Cord Wraps in Two Sizes

Although it may seem as if our varied electronic devices operate by magic, we know sooner or later they require a cord to sync, transfer or …

Earbuds

Bake a Tasty Batch of Sweet Potato Chips!

Looking to expand your side dish skills? Pick up some sweet potatoes next time you’re at the farmers’ market, because you’ll definitely want to bake a batch of crisp and salty sweet potato chips!<p>When it comes to side dishes and snacks, I’m a firm believer in simple methods and simple ingredients, …

Food

The Backstitch for Hand Embroidery

The backstitch for hand embroidery is a versatile stitch and I’ll be showing you exactly how to do it in this video tutorial. The backstitch is a …

Sewing