Kristin McCaleb Geater

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Breakfast Links: Week of February 10, 2014

After a week buried in the snow, the Breakfast Links are back - a super-sized edition of our weekly round-up of fav links to other web sites, blogs, …

Symposium | Millinery through Time

<i>This in Williamsburg, just before ASECS. From the conference website:</i><p><b>Millinery through Time</b> <br>Colonial Williamsburg, 16–19 March 2014<p>Colonial …

Today marks 20 years since Memphis was devastated by the ice storm of 1994. View a photo gallery of Action News 5 images gathered during the storm --> http://bit.ly/1m18QLe Comment below with your experiences from the storm. We also want to see your photos from the ’94 ice storm! Send them to my5@wmctv.com.

Q&A: What do I do when I get thrown off my routine?

<b>As I am reading your book, Say Goodbye to Survival Mode, I am trying to do one thing at a time… I began to implement a morning routine. That worked</b> …

Exciting day! My new book/pattern pack is here!! Learn more on my blog www.modkidboutique.blogspot.com

What if America had lost the Revolution?

In the 2000 movie "The Patriot," set in 1776, an American colonial landowner named Benjamin Martin, portrayed by Mel Gibson, reluctantly joins the …

The bluestocking circle

by<p>Rachel Knowles<p><b>What is a bluestocking?</b><p>Pen and ink stand from A La Ronde, Exmouth<p>According to the Chambers dictionary, a bluestocking is an …

Happy St Apollonia's Day! - Medieval manuscripts blog

For more on this ongoing series about medieval saints, see our post Saints' Lives...and Deaths.<p>Today is the feast day of St Apollonia, an early …

Where inspiration comes from

<b>by Lorraine Bartlett / Lorna Barrett / L.L. Bartlett</b><p>I'm working on Booktown #9 (which, so far, has no title ... might be a contest in that, but not …

Articles about 7 petite places people call home on Dwell.com - Dwell

New to the platform? Start following these users and get a head start on your daily dose of design.<p>Hunting for a new place can be stressful, but sometimes an apartment or house just seems to call your name.<p>Add some glamour and warmth to any space with these small, simple touches of metallic …

Home Tours

The 19 Most Hilariously Failed Attempts at Sexy Album Covers

It's a scientific fact that you're more likely to buy something if the advertising features someone you'd like to bone, be it a Victoria's Secret …

Ashley Delo

How to sew cases, bags, and buckets

Check out these instructions for making things that hold other things. Maybe you know somebody who needs a handmade gift?<p>iPad or Kindle cover …

Quilted Computer Sleeve

Sometimes when people hear about my job at the Purl Bee they imagine quilting bees and sewing circles, floral tea sets and lace doilies. Sounds …

The Forty Minute Tote

I love straightforward, well-constructed projects that yield something practical. I know this might sound a bit boring, but the efficiency and …

Braided Friendship Bracelets

It will surprise no one that at summer camp my favorite activity was always and without fail arts and crafts! I wasn’t great at archery or rowing, …

Keep Your Cool Smartphone Case Sewing Pattern | Shop | Oliver + S

What You'll Need<p>All fabric: 44/45"-wide quilting cotton, linen, or other lightweight woven fabrics<p>Striped Ice Pop (View 1)<p>15" x 7" piece fabric A …

Sewing

20 minute grocery bag holder tutorial

I’ve needed a new one of these grocery bag holders for awhile now, and have been hanging on to the perfect fabric for one, so finally I just forced …

DIY.. Make A Travel Crayon Roll

My sweet baby is nearing the crayon and drawing age. Time Flies. Seems like it was just yesterday that I was telling my husband we were pregnant.. I …

Sewing

To Pin or Not To Pin? Your Sewing Tips Unleashed

I loved reading all the sewing tricks submitted as entries to the Pattern Cutting book giveaway. I learnt loads of new ideas - so glad I asked! I …

Simple Felted Wool Mittens

Winter weather brings up a lot of big questions: scarf or cowl? hot chocolate or coffee? And perhaps the most controversial of all: mittens or …

Tutorial: Easy quilted iPad sleeve

Sarah from Thrift Store Crafter shows how to make a quick and easy iPad sleeve. She gives the dimensions to make one for a standard iPad and also for …

Zippy Wallet Tutorial - Noodlehead

The Zippy Wallet Tutorial is here! Bear with me, this is my first tutorial. Although I’ve probably followed and read a couple hundred tutorials, you …

Pattern Weights Tutorial

In all the years I've been sewing, I'd never heard of pattern weights until I saw them on Project Runway.....and I just started watching Project …

TUTORIAL: Lil Cutie Pouches - Noodlehead

Ask and ye shall receive! Here’s the tutorial for the Lil Cutie Pouch.<p>You need:<p>(1) 8″ tall x 6.25″ wide piece of exterior fabric (interfaced)<br>• (1) 8″ …

Reversible Shoulder Bag Tutorial

This week I updated the instructions for my Reversible Shoulder Bag pattern I first posted in August and I created a photo tutorial (below). I love …