Busy Fingers: Latest Trends In Crafts And Hobbies

Three Ways That Custom Picture Framing Can Provide the Perfect Gift

Choosing a gift for a friend or family member can be difficult, as you want to choose something that's meaningful but that will also benefit their life in some way. As this guide explains, framed art might provide the perfect gift if you want your friend to feel truly special. Impress an Art-Loving Friend If you have a friend who loves art, a framed print of one of their favourite works is sure to be appreciated.   Read More...

Essential Tips for Tourists when Buying Souvenir Kangaroo Magnets

Australia has a lot to offer tourists. From its sandy beaches to the Australian outback, there is no shortage of tourist destinations for travellers. Therefore, how do you keep the memories of your travels alive when your holiday is over? Think souvenir kangaroo magnets. Stick these souvenirs on your fridge, and you will be reminded every day about your trip to one of the most beautiful countries in the world. However, how do you settle on the right kangaroo magnet souvenir with so many designs available in tourist and curio shops?   Read More...

How To Make A Stuffed Animal That Will Be Cherished Forever

Every child has a favourite stuffed toy that they cherish into adulthood. Whether it's a bear, a dog, a lamb or even a pig, a soft, plush toy can be a tremendous comfort to children. Soft toys distributor outlets can be found both on and offline, and they provide kits to make your own toy; or, if you prefer and you don't have the time or skill, you can purchase a soft toy that is ready to be loved right away.   Read More...

The Felter's Guide To Needle Buying

It's just as important for a needle felter to have a selection of needles as it is for a painter to have a selection of brushes. Contrary to popular belief, there is no "one size fits all." The gauge, barb number, working edge and spacing can significantly affect the wool and final appearance. Needle Gauge The gauge is a numerical value that represents the diameter of the felting needle. Gauges range between 32 (coarse) and 42 (fine).   Read More...