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Crafting To Save Money

After my wife and I bought our first house, we realized that we wanted to fix up a few things. Instead of hiring expensive contractors to paint and install bead board, we decided to give the projects a try on our own. It was a lot of work, but after we had refinished our front door, painted the rooms, and updated our crown molding, we were amazed to see the difference. This blog is for all of you crafters out there that need a little help getting started with your home hobbies. Read here to learn more about wood refinishing, home decor, painting, and tons of other topics.


Crafting To Save Money


Use Some Elevated Stitchwork To Add Floral Designs To Purses And Tote Bags

The spiral trellis and the French knot are two stitches that will add dimension to your embroidery projects. If you enjoy making handmade purses and tote bags, use some embroidery patterns to aid in adding floral designs to each creation. A Bouquet Or Single Flowers Canvas, vinyl, cotton or another fabric type that is a solid color can be accentuated with hand stitching that contains bold or muted colors of embroidery floss.