Mary McCoy

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Curly Hair Chronicles: Why My Curls Stress Me Out

<i>In our series, Curly Hair Chronicles, the women of The Huffington Post share their strategies, struggles and successes with maintaining wavy, coily and kinky-textured hair. Home editor Shana Ecker chimes in about her roller coaster love affair with her curls. Read on to find out what she endured to</i> …

How-To: Style a Scarf in 1988

The Internet Archive shared this astounding VHS find from 1988, which was apparently aimed at women who were hoping that nobody would notice them wearing the same clothes as long as they wore scarves in lots of distracting ways. Things really heat up around the 13:50 mark when Susan shares her “hot …

Crafting

How-To: Quick and Easy Leather Bag

Make your own tote in beautiful minimalist style with this simple leather bag tutorial from Between the Lines.<p>Head over to Between the Lines to see how it’s done.

Kool-Aid Wool Dyeing Tips

Want to dye your own wool or yarn, but don’t want to use harsh chemicals to achieve those pretty bright colors? Check out this Kool-Aid dying post from the Weekend Knitter Blog for tips and tricks for creating bold, beautiful colors with fruity drink powders!<p>Who knew that Kool-Aid dyeing could be …

Knitting

How-To: Crocheted Ripple Blanket

Dreaming of cooler temps? Get a jump on fall with this crocheted ripple blanket tutorial from Pip at Meet Me at Mike’s!<p><b>More:</b><p>How-To: Chevron Chenille Baby Blanket<br>• Marimekko Picnic Blanket<br>• How-To: Crocheted Robot Blanket

Simple Tips for Using Glass Paint

With tons of new glass paint options out there, it can be a bit intimidating to select the product that will suit your needs <i>and</i> give you the results that you want. Luckily, these simple tips for using glass paint from Shannon at Madigan Made will take the guess work out of glass paint for …

How to dress: what to wear in 'summer'

Climate chaos brings us a whole new fashion problem. (Whoa there, with the sarky email. I do realise this is not the most significant of the problems …