Monthly Archives: January 2022

The Olrain kimono style cardigan is available in over 40 colors and patterns

Us Weekly has affiliate partnerships, so we may receive compensation for certain links to products and services. You know when you buy new clothes and you just wish there were more options? You think, “Oh, if only this came in a different color” or “If only this print was a …

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Library to host Valentine’s crafts, book clubs and readings from local writers – The Advocate-Messenger

The Boyle County Public Library offers many free activities for patrons of all ages. The library currently hosts Dinosaur Discovery, an exhibit featuring over 120 fossils and casts from the collection curated by Dr. John Hankla. Stop to explore the free exhibit, which will remain on display until mid-March. Virtual …

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Summit on sustainable and biobased alternative materials

The Sustainable and Bio-Based Alternative Materials Digital Summit, to be held March 30-31, 2022, will bring together start-ups, the fashion and apparel industry, bio-based innovators and cross-sector sustainability advocates, to explore key challenges and opportunities in the successful commercialization of plant-based, lab-grown and circular materials at scale. For two days, …

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Rebel Wilson rocks patterns in a plaid jacket, sheer top and ankle boots – Footwear News

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, Footwear News may receive an affiliate commission. Rebel Wilson plays with print in a jacket perfect for the winter months. The ‘Pitch Perfect’ star was spotted out and about in West Hollywood, Calif., on Monday …

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Free Weedsport Library: Clubs, Crafts and More to Keep Busy in February | Lifestyles

Samantha Black special for the citizen Are you looking to broaden your horizons or get out of your comfort zone? Join us for the 2022 Weedsport Free Library Reading Challenge. Stop by the library or visit the library website to download a journal of 24 categories of books to read …

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UCLA student starts knitting business to give back to community

For Sydney Flamm, kindness is just one point. After learning to crochet and knit through school clubs and YouTube tutorials, the third-year sociology student said she decided to open her own business, Syd’s Knits. Her site features products such as cardigans and crochet toys, and she said for every beanie …

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Needlecraft Cottagecore crafts like crochet, knitting, embroidery can be therapeutic during quarantine

One slow afternoon in April 2020, when I was bored to death, my mom pointed to a bag of vibrating threads lying on the couch. In fact, this is exactly what I needed! I am grateful to have gone through the phases of confinement with my family. I had free …

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‘Bee Well Crafternoons’ uses textile crafts to improve mental well-being

New dates have been announced for Bee Well Crafternoons classes Submitted by Stitched Up Sustainable fashion nonprofit Stitched Up has announced new dates for its popular Bee Well Crafternoons classes, thanks to support from the Manchester Wellbeing Fund. The 10-week participant-led course is aimed at adults dealing with mental health …

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Surviving Farm Craft Day | News

When Robert Henning announced a rotation on Saturday, two children in the family switched to what he called “a tough station”. Skylar Shadrick, 9, tries to figure out instructions from a museum assistant as he learns how to make a spool knit on Saturday at Gillette’s Rockpile Museum. Ed Glazar …

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Applications are open for the Bridge to Crafts Careers program at Woodlawn Cemetery – Bronx Times

Each spring, the Woodlawn Bridges to Crafts Career Preservation Training Program selects 20 trainees to receive specialized hands-on training in masonry and restoration under the guidance of a resident craftsman. The program includes a 10-week paid professional training and placement workforce development program that focuses exclusively on the restoration and …

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Independent designers get creative with yarns and dyes

When you see a cute handmade sweater, you know it took a long time to make. Knitting or crocheting is only part of it. (A fun online calculator at www.lovecrafts.com estimates how long it would take from a basic scarf to a blanket, baby booties or patterned garment; figure between …

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Psychedelic prints and patterns for the grooviest vibes

Things are getting heady in 2022 as psychedelic prints continue to grow in popularity. Wavy, heavily patterned prints are one of the few retro styles that haven’t yet made a real sustained comeback in the 2000s, so it’s time for some time in the spotlight. And if you’re looking to …

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UNMISS peacekeepers teach Wau women money-making models

“I used to sell vegetables at the market, but it didn’t pay off very well,” says Lucia Richard Ujang, a 35-year-old widow and mother of three. “Today I received a sewing machine for the best performance during training”. Ms Ujang talks about a six-week sewing course offered to around 30 …

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author shares fun knitting designs and crafts in new how-to guide | State News

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Author shares fun knitting designs and crafts in new how-to guide | State

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UNMISS peacekeepers teach Wau women how to earn money

January 11, 2022 • • “Before, I sold vegetables at the market, but it didn’t pay well,” explains Lucia Richard Ujang, a 35-year-old widow and mother of three. “Today I received a sewing machine for the best performance during training”. Ms. Ujang talks about a six-week sewing course …

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Oeko-Tex launches an environmental impact tool | News about materials and production

Why subscribe? Founded in 2006, Ecotextile News is the environmental magazine for the global textile and fashion industries and offers unrivaled daily coverage, commentary and expertise in print and online formats. Focused on sustainable innovation and industry best practices, subscribers benefit from: Breaking news daily on our market leading …

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‘Simple’ bacteria found to organize themselves in surprisingly elaborate patterns

Researchers at UC San Diego have found that Bacillus subtilis, a bacterium found in soil, creates concentric rings reminiscent of developmental “bands” created by a segmentation clock. The researchers found that bacterial biofilms use a clock and wavefront process for cell patterning similar to plants and animals. 1 credit Discovered …

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Chennai-based Peekaboo Patterns focus on all things kids – The New Indian Express

Express press service In 2005, when Garima Agarwal wanted to furnish her children’s bedrooms, she could not find anything specially designed for children on the Indian market. That’s when she decided to put her design background to good use and take matters into her own hands. She continued to design …

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13 Elephant Crafts That Are Extremely Entertaining

Zero Creation/Getty Images Do you need new ideas for DIY time at home? If so, we have what you need. Below, we share a roundup of elephant crafts perfect for kids of all ages. Whether you’re a homeschooled family needing activities for an elephant unit study, or a parent trying …

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Clubs, crafts, movies and games

The Monroe County Public Library offers local residents the chance to read, learn, connect and create. The Downtown Library is located at 303 E. Kirkwood Ave. and the Ellettsville branch is at 600 W. Temperance St. All events are free. Funding for the event is provided by the Friends of …

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Indian government approves establishment of Kunbi Handloom Crafts Village in Goa

The Ministry of Textiles, Government of India has approved the establishment of Kunbi Handloom Craft Village in South Goa. To be constructed at a cost of ₹10 crore, the project is to be completed by March 2023. Financial subsidy and other support will be provided by the Office of the …

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British Columbia Supreme Court dismisses karate instructor’s lawsuit

The Supreme Court of British Columbia has dismissed a lawsuit against an inland school district that alleged the district engaged in fraud, collusion, defamation and breach of contract . Sheldon Scott Hutcheson brought the allegations against the Kootenay-Columbia School District School Board after a series of events that took place …

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Handicrafts: independent designers get creative with yarns, dyes

When you see a cute, handmade sweater, you know it took a while to make. Knitting or crochet is one of them. (A fun online calculator at www.lovecrafts.com estimates how long it would take you for everything from a basic scarf to a blanket, baby booties, or patterned clothing; count …

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Craftsmanship: Independent designers get creative with yarns and dyes

When you see a cute handmade sweater, you know it took a long time to make. Knitting or crocheting is only part of it. (A fun online calculator at www.lovecrafts.com estimates how long it would take from a basic scarf to a blanket, baby booties or patterned garment; figure between …

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