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Cheap Danish Design Comes To America

“Our mission is to make high design accessible for everyone,” says Tina Kanter, managing director of Flying Tiger Copenhagen.<p>In May, Denmark is bringing its quirky, super-affordable home decor chain, Tiger, to the U.S. for the first time. A new 5,000-square-foot store called Flying Tiger Copenhagen …

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A Guide to Getting Started on Facebook, Twitter and Google+

Share<p>The following is an excerpt from A Guide to Getting Started on Social Networks by HootSuite University. The guide teaches businesses how to …

The 13 Best Children’s, Illustrated, and Picture Books of 2013

<i>“It is an error … to think of children as a special kind of creature, almost a different race, rather than as normal, if immature, members of a particular family, and of the human family at large,”</i> J. R. R. Tolkien wrote in his superb meditation on fantasy and why there’s no such thing as writing …

Again, again! Which kids' bedtime books are you happy to reread?

Last week on the books blog, Alison Flood confessed how easily books to read aloud set her weeping. But parental tears aren't the only problem when sharing books with the tinies: preschooler bedtime stories necessitate a <i>lot</i> of repetition, making a one-trick Scheherazade of every whey-faced, …

French booksellers pose naked to support children's book on nudity

After a French children's book which set out to remove stigma around nudity by featuring drawings of everyday people getting undressed drew the ire of France's UMP party, a group of publishers and booksellers decided to register their displeasure – by posing naked.<p>Jean-François Copé appeared on …

Can books unite children across the world?

I'd like my children to read books written by authors from across the world which show what children from other countries enjoy. Are there any geographical or linguistic barriers which children's books can't cross?<p>Last week Sally's Green's supernatural thriller Half Bad, which has only just been …

Christmas 2013: best picture books for children – review

Publishers deliberate every year on how to redecorate the Christmas story. This year, for those who prefer Christmas traditional but with a new twist, <b>Brian Wildsmith</b> is your man. A <i>Christmas Story</i> (Oxford £11.99) pins the tale on the donkey. We begin with a baby donkey pining for its absentee …

It Takes a Village

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Collection of Pillow Tutorials - Diary of a Quilter - a quilt blog

Amy Ellis of Amy’s Creative Side is hosting a series of Pillow Tutorials this week on her blog called the Pillow Collective. Personally, I love how …

Great Quilting Apps For Your Smart Phone...

Hi everyone! I was searching around the app store on my iPhone and found some great apps for quilting, so thought I would share them with you.<p>I have …

Great Research Tools for Teachers and Students

April , 2014<br>Knowing how to research and find the information you seek is an important skill. Fortunately, the Internet is a vast font of knowledge. …

Tips For Taming Your Twitter Timeline

April 22, 2014<p>Share<p>You probably miss most of the tweets sent by the people you follow on Twitter. Whether you’re sleeping, away from your computer or …

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