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Removing Candle Wax from Carpet
Cut a grocery paper bag to make it flat. Place over wax spot and with a warm (not hot) iron move in circles on top of the paper bag. Lift the bag occassionally to see if the wax is coming off and change the paper often.
Knifty Knitter Patterns
Try provocraft.com they make the Knifty Knitter and have free patterns there. Also robertscrafts.com has quite a few and rowena.typepad.com/rostitchery will take you to a specific pattern with other patterns on that site. Try googling "round loom knitting patterns...
Insulate Windows With Bubble-wrap Year Round
When the wind blows through our very drafty, old windows in the bedroom, it's like the heat isn't even on! This worked fantastically! I'm going for the living room windows next!
Instructions for Round Knifty Knitter
provocraft.com is the main site for Knifty Knitter looms. You can also try robertscratfs.com for free printable patterns.
I had to remove a wallpaper border once. You can go to the hardware store and buy a 'special' scoring device to cut into the wallpaper or just use an Exacto knife (just be sure not to gouge into the wall). Mix 30% vinegar and 70% water in a spray bottle and...
Finding a Handicapped Accessible Room Online
I tried the Super 8 and they seem to have the most reasonable rates. I will try Google. Didn't think about that! Thank you!
Use Vinegar For Fruit Flies
This is basically the same idea I heard a while ago and it does work! The only difference is you use a saucer and place a few of them around the kitchen or where ever the bugs happen to be.
Organizing Craft Patterns
I have been doing the same thing for years and now have three 3 ring binders, one is just for knitting patterns!
Homemade Jewelry Cleaner
Try this: line a cereal bowl with tin foil and add 1 - 2 tablespoons baking soda. Place jewlery in baking soda and add boiling water to the rim of the bowl. Let cool, rinse off jewlery (use a bit of liquid soap if needed) and let air dry.
Silver Spoon Windchimes
I've always been afraid to try this one without directions, thanks for posting it!
Reviews of Wooden Knitting Needles
webs.com has wooden needles made out of hardwood and some with ebony. They can be a little pricey but you'll have them forever!
Non-greasy Hand Lotion for Crafters
Udderly Smooth can be found in the foot care area & any St. Ives lotion. I've seen Bag Balm at knitting stores it may be too greasy unless it absorbs into the skin well.
Making a Cat House
Sorry, I don't think I can put that kind of content on this web page ; ) (sorry couldn't help myself!)
Diet Ideas for an Autistic Child
Try your local library or bookstore for Jenny McCarthy's books about her son who has Autism as well as many allergies.
Craft Uses for Eye Makeup Remover Pads
Those things are fantastic for stenciling!
Adding Mandala Prints to Jeans Handbags
This is something I have done for quite a while now: draw the Mandala pattern on the cloth (before or after you sew it together) with a pencil and straight stitch along the lines with different colored cross stitch thread.
Recipes for Baked Goods That Ship Well
The key to this is ZipLock Bags! Other than that: any kind of cookie (cut outs might be to thin) and definitely nut breads! I've mailed nut breads and they do keep, and I know of one you can bake right in a metal coffee can and wrap up after it's cooled. I...
I have so many buttons this is fantastic!
Recycled Crafts for Nursing Home Residents
First of all I don't have any pictures but I hope my descriptions will help. Old greeting cards can be cut up to use for collages, bookmarks and new cards! Take already bought blank cards, found at craft stores (or make your own by folding card stock in half...
Biotin. You can buy this on it's own at pretty much any store but I take it as a multi-vitamin in something called Hair, Skin & Nails. It's found by the pre natel vitamins and has just about everything including all the B's a woman needs! My nails would break...
Getting Rid Of Gnats Outside
Avon's Skin So Soft - My Mom doesn't go out in the yard without it!
Wow! Just Wow!
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