Five models to create your own evening dress

We’re officially entering the holiday season, and if you’re short on clothes and don’t want to shop for fast fashion, Sew Over It has the solution. The UK’s leading tailoring community shared five designs with Prima, so you can join the millions of others in the UK who love to …

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Seattle DIY School for Adults Teaches Crafts and Self-Confidence

If you’ve ever watched NBC’s craft competition show, “Making It” and thought you could never do it, then you’d be wrong. At least that’s what Kiya Schnorr says. She is one of the teachers of Seattle works – an adult craft school that provides the tools and expert know-how to …

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Peloton Instructor Emma Lovewell Launches Comfy Jeans

As POPSUGAR editors, we independently curate and write things we love and think you’ll love too. If you purchase a product that we have recommended, we may receive an affiliate commission, which in turn supports our work. There I was, sitting in my desk chair taking the SmartFit quiz for …

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Free Thanksgiving Movies, Clubs, Crafts and Books Shine a Light on What’s Happening at the Fall River Public Library This Week – Fall River Reporter

Here’s what’s happening at the Fall River Public Library this week. The library shows free movies on the big screen Mondays at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. The November 15 film is Reminiscence, starring Hugh Jackman (rated PG-13). On Tuesday, November 16, at 11 a.m., the library will host Preschool …

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PHOTOS: Regional artisans bring unique crafts and treats to Casper

CASPER, Wyo. – Over 200 vendors are set up this weekend at what is billed as “Wyoming’s Greatest Craft Fair.” This is the 30th annual Community Recreation Foundation event, according to Joy Lammers of the Casper Recreation Division. The craft fair continues Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Proceeds …

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Get up and dance to the beat with Harford County fitness instructor Quincey Williams – Baltimore Sun

Quincey Williams fondly remembers the first time he was introduced to the fitness world. He was 13 and taking a Zumba class with his mother. At 16, he was teaching alone. “It’s the endorphin rush. You feel really good afterwards – especially when you’re dancing because it heightens the feeling …

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Female army instructor who punched recruits and called them demoted

A British Army instructor who told junior recruits “You are mine now, b ***** s” was demoted after being convicted of beating teenage soldiers. Following a court martial, it was discovered that Corporal Kimberley Hey had punched a 16-year-old in the stomach on his first day of training and dealt …

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American Hygienics Corp. (AHC) leads the drafting of the standard for disposable nonwoven materials

SHANGHAI, China – September 13, 2021 – The Chinese National Textile and Clothing Council (CNTAC) has officially released the “Method for Testing and Evaluating Rinseability of Disposable Sanitary Nonwoven Materials.” “(GB / T 40181-2021). The standards apply to biodegradable and dispersible disposable sanitary nonwovens and specify the method of testing …

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Driving school instructor accused of sexually assaulting one of his students

A driving instructor sexually assaulted one of his students during a lesson before showing her a photo of a sex doll, a court has heard. David North would have often touched the young woman and would have shown an “inappropriate” interest in her while she was learning to drive in …

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Emotional Toolbox, Veterans Day, Assabet Craft Fair and Free Art

by Beth to November 8, 2021 Above: Highlights this week include the annual Veterans Day Parade and Ceremony. (Photo by Beth Melo) Here are the highlights of what’s happening around town this week. Monday, November 8, 2021 Youth Writing Club (3:30-4:30 p.m.) @ zoom: The Southborough Library is hosting this …

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Emotional Toolkit, Veterans Day, Assabet Craft Fair, and Free Art

through beth to November 8, 2021 Above: Highlights this week include the annual Veterans Day parade and ceremony. (Photo by Beth Melo) Here are the highlights of what’s happening around town this week. Monday, November 8, 2021 Youth writing club (3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.) @ zoom: Southborough Library is …

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Radio Show: Episode 3, Raw Material Supply for Textile Recycling | Materials & Production News

Radio Show: Episode 3, Raw Material Supply for Textile Recycling | Materials & Production News | New OTHER MCL NEWS & MEDIA PUBLICATIONS © 2008 – 2021 MCL News and Media Interested in advertising? Just call us Sales: +44 1977 708488 Or if you prefer email, click the button below …

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Former Citadel Theater employee, U of A instructor charged with sexual assault

Edmonton- A 49-year-old man has been charged with multiple sexual assaults on a teenage girl in the early 2000s. The Edmonton Police Department began investigating the historic sexual assaults in August 2021. It was reported to police that between March 2006 and September 2007 the accused began a relationship with …

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Radio Show: Episode 2, Next Generation Pulp From Post-Consumer Textiles | Materials & Production News

Radio Show: Episode 2, Next Generation Pulp From Post-Consumer Textiles | Materials & Production News | New OTHER MCL NEWS & MEDIA PUBLICATIONS © 2008 – 2021 MCL News and Media Interested in advertising? Just call us Sales: +44 1977 708488 Or if you prefer email, click the button below …

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‘I’m ready to go’: Toronto woman makes paper poppies to support veterans

TORONTO – In a house decorated with shiny paper poppies, you’ll find their creator at work, surrounded by a stack of red and black tissue paper. “I just thought, you know, my dad would really love that if he was here,” said Margot Rockett, who decided to make poppies in …

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The best parts to buy from the range

Aldi’s has brought back its Specialbuy hobby and craft line and it’s great for craft lovers. Whether you like crochet, candle making, or embroidery, the budget retailer’s range is great for stocking up on all the basics cheaply, with items starting at just £ 2.99. Highlights include Aldi’s best-selling Necchi …

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Kontoor Extends Water Saving Certification in Textile Production | Materials & Production News

Kontoor Extends Water Saving Certification in Textile Production | Materials & Production News | New OTHER MCL NEWS & MEDIA PUBLICATIONS © 2008 – 2021 MCL News and Media Interested in advertising? Just call us Sales: +44 1977 708488 Or if you prefer email, click the button below and we …

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The ‘dark patterns’ fueling the country’s addiction to fast fashion online shopping

What is not in question is that the dark motives benefit a consumer who is short on time and whose attention span is increasingly limited. “When you are tired and tired, they tickle you and often times you are not wiser,” explains Brignull. The vast scale at which dark patterns …

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Vankleek Hill’s Favorite Yoga Instructor

OTTAWA- As the morning mist gives way to sunshine, a captivating community in rural Eastern Ontario comes to life. At a local yoga and fitness studio, Hannah Hamsa helps villagers wake up every day. “Listen to the breath, feel the breath,” she says serenely. The 83-year-old took her first class …

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Girls sexually assaulted by fencing instructor in Bridgewater: cops

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – A Somerset County fencing coach has been charged with sexually assaulting girls in Bridgewater. Stephen Kovacs, 49, of Ridge Road in Watchung, has been charged with two counts of second-degree sexual assault and two third-degree counts endangering the well-being of a child, Somerset County Attorney Michael H. …

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Park Slope ‘Kinko’ Style House With Arts and Crafts Mantels, Built-in, Wainscoting

Featured as one of the developer’s ‘unusual homes’ in 1910, this Park Slope brick townhouse was designed to give buyers the feel of a private single-family home with the added bonus of rental accommodation to pay the bills . Located just steps from Prospect Park, 384 9th Street still retains …

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Emmerdale’s Weirdest Spinoffs – Successful Music Careers, Knitting Patterns & Cookbooks

The ITV soap opera Emmerdale first aired on October 16, 1972, and over its 49-year history has not only brought us dramatic storylines, but weird and wonderful spinoffs as well. Many soaps and TV shows have released merchandise over the years, from Coronation Street puzzles to a BBC Sitcom Bread …

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School is over ! Thousands of bunker fish swirl in mesmerizing patterns off Long Island

School is over ! Thousands of bunker fish swirl in mesmerizing patterns off Long Island Thousands of patterned and splashed silverfish off Long Island, New York The huge Menhaden School is known to migrate south when it’s cold Beautiful swirling patterns were seen in the water as they circled around …

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Candyland Crafts has been satisfying sweet cravings for 35 years

BRIDGEWATER, NJ – With over 3,000 molds, Candyland Crafts in Raritan cooks up an endless abundance of sweet treats for Halloween. Barry Krinsky started out as an engineer and then changed his mode when he started selling to chocolate companies. Then, after selling molds to the previous owners for many …

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Where Kids Can Make Their Own Halloween and Fall Crafts on Long Island

The Halloween season in the fall offers so many opportunities for creativity – make your spooky or friendly ghosts like Casper. Make your house twisted, scary or haunted. Give your witch a wart or striped stockings or a tall pointed black hat. Make your Jack-O-Lantern scream or smile. Here’s a …

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Light illuminates the designs of these hand-carved clay pendants

Feyza kemahlioglu, founder of the New York-based multidisciplinary design studio FEYZ Studio, recently unveiled its latest lighting design, Sunset Drive, at Wexler Gallery at Design Miami / 2021. Kemahlioglu delved into the architectural history and culture of his homeland of Istanbul, an inspiration that can be seen in the materiality …

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Finlandia American Folk School holds music and craft classes in Finlandia | News, Sports, Jobs

HANCOCK – Fall classes are underway at the Ruska Festival at the Finnish American Folk School in Hancock. Registration is still open for certain courses and workshops, including two unique musical opportunities. Kay Seppala will teach 5-String Kantele for Beginners in the hall of the Finnish American Heritage Center in …

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Instructor takes Britain’s coolest ride as he walks home through the tidal bore after finishing his job

Instructor takes Britain’s coolest ride as he returns home through the tidal bore after completing his shift at surf school Reuben Mellor-Clark, 21, rode the wave on Thursday in Perranporth, Cornwall He said he couldn’t pass up an opportunity as it only happens less than once a year The phenomenon …

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Denver-themed jack-o-lantern designs for Halloween!

Kevin J. Beaty / Denverite October 08, 2021, 10:16 a.m. Have a good fall everyone. We thought that those of you who are into the (dark) arts like us would appreciate some very Denver jack-o-lantern ideas. This year, we’ve got four new designs, a timely take on an old classic, …

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Let’s be handymen at the Crafts Center

Welcome to the Crafts Center, an on-campus creative space where students have the freedom to create whatever they want, for free. Installed in the basement of the infamous Lewis Room is a space filled with all the arts and crafts supplies you can imagine. To be honest it’s like a …

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Alex Toussaint is your favorite Peloton instructor and Puma’s newest athlete

Alex Toussaint and Puma are teaming up to help improve the physical health of children across America. (Photo by Puma) Yahoo Sports is committed to finding you the best products at the best prices. We may receive a share of purchases made through links on this page. Prices and availability …

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40% off Creativebug Home Arts & Crafts Classes

Find out about startups, services, products and more from our partner StackCommerce. NY Post may be compensated and / or receive an affiliate commission if you purchase through our links. Did 2020 make you realize you were in desperate need of a new hobby? If you’ve perfected your banana bread, …

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Interview with Peloton’s Spanish-speaking cycling instructor

Peloton has just introduced its first Spanish-speaking cycling instructor, Camila Ramón! Born in Argentina and raised in Miami, Ramón arrives on the bike ready to share his culture, personal journey and swag lessons with members of the Peloton. POPSUGAR had the opportunity to chat with Ramón about how it feels …

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Artist creates weird and wonderful creatures from clay

This article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. Ceramist based in Sussex, England Helene burgess says, “Animals rule ok,” and we can’t argue with that. With the aim of celebrating all the …

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RISE Virtual Conference Highlights Next Generation Technologies for Nonwovens / Engineered Materials

CARY, NC – October 4, 2021 – Some 145 professionals in product development, materials science and new technologies have come together for the 11th annual RISE®-Research, Innovation & Science for Engineered Fabrics conference is held virtually from September 28 to 30. The event was co-hosted by INDA, the Association of …

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Honey Hollow Brewing Company makes beers for the community | Craft beverage industry | Hudson Valley

Tucked away in the trees off the main drag in the hamlet of Earlton, County Greene, Honey Hollow Brewing Company The quaint tasting room offers a plethora of beers made from locally grown hops, while providing a relaxed place for families and friends to gather. For longtime owner and brewer …

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Toray to Showcase Advanced Carbon Fiber, Thermoplastic and Thermoset Composite Materials at CAMX 2021 in Dallas, Texas

TACOMA, Washington – September 30, 2021 – Toray Industries, the market leader in carbon fibers and advanced composites, will showcase its wide range of high performance materials for the composites market at the upcoming Composites and Advanced Materials (CAMX) trade fair on the 19th October 21 in Dallas, Texas. The …

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Learn how to make 6 crafts with the My Modern Met Maker series

Calling all artisans! Those who love creative DIY projects know that doing something with their own hands is so satisfying. And now that it’s colder outside, it’s a great time to warm up inside and experiment with your art materials. To help you get started with new projects, My Modern …

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Fall Arts and Crafts Festival Returns to Richardson for One Weekend Only

The third weekend of October holds a special place in the hearts of art-loving Dallasians: that’s when Huffhines Art Trails takes place in Richardson. One of North Texas’ top arts and crafts shows, the Trails began in 1976 as a way for local artisans to promote and sell their work. …

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MOBY Wraps Expands Disney Collection With Two Adorable Winnie The Pooh Designs

Each parent has their own way of connecting with baby and for some this includes “carrying baby” through slings. Earlier this year, MOBY introduced new Mickey and Minnie Drawings to their collection and now they have welcomed a new friend: Winnie the Pooh! (Please note this article contains affiliate links. …

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Circular Systems, Tintex Launches Premium Knitwear Collection Using Low Impact Materials and Dyeing Technology

LOS ANGELES, Calif .– September 16, 2021 – Circular Systems has partnered with Tintex, a sustainable textiles company based in Portugal, to launch a premium knitwear collection designed with high quality Texloop ™ RCOT ™ recycled cotton yarns Primo using Tintex Colorau ™ natural dye. Treatment, some of the least …

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Driving instructor has to cancel lessons because of ‘pathetic’ panicked shoppers

A driving instructor has called panicked shoppers after he was forced to cancel lessons because he didn’t have access to fuel. Paul Allaway, from Helston, called those who flock to refuel their cars unnecessarily “pathetic” and said they were inconsiderate of those who depend on their cars for a living. …

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Amarillo’s downtown public library offers free tools and materials for crafts and projects

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) – The downtown Amarillo Public Library has a new service, MakerSpace, where it offers free tools and materials for different trades and projects. This service is free for anyone on condition of showing up with their library card. The library says this service is a great tool …

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Forecasters forecast warmer, drier weather conditions for fall

(KNSI) – Wednesday marks the first day of fall as the fall equinox officially occurs at 2:20 p.m. Central Time. With the hot, dry summer in Minnesota, punctuated by one of the wettest August on record, meteorologist Nick Carletta of the National Weather Service Forecast Office in Chanhassen said the …

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Vietnamese arts and crafts | Asian art auction in Aguttes Paris in September | Auction news | THE VALUE

Paintings and works of art from Vietnam Faithful to its pioneering position on the market for early 20th century Asian painters, Aguttes will hold its 30th dedicated auction on September 30, 2021 in Neuilly-sur-Seine. For this special occasion, and in order to meet the market demand, various Vietnamese works of …

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Animal Crossing Player Make Mom’s Hand Knitted Sweater In Real Life

A skilled Animal Crossing: New Horizons player recently put their knitting needles to work, creating an actual version of mom’s hand-knitted sweater. A cunning Animal crossing: new horizons The player recently decided to put his knitting skills to the test by creating an actual version of the game’s mom’s hand-knitted …

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Language matters: models in the past

123rf Verbs like “chanter” have “sang” and “sang”; verbs like “swing” have “swang” and “swung”. The motive differs only in the past. OPINION: Several readers ask why some people say He rang me rather than He called me. The story is complex, but perfectly understandable. English verbs have three distinct …

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The new Damariscotta store offers unique yarns and patterns

Linda Perry, owner of Sheepscot Harbor Yarns at 74 Main Street in Damariscotta, stands in front of her most popular product, four different shades of hand-dyed indigo yarn that Perry dyed herself at her home on David Island in Edgecomb. (photo by Evan Houk) A new business in downtown Damariscotta, …

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30 creative knitting patterns for artisans of all skill levels

Photo: Nynne Schröder This article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. If there’s one thing for sure, it’s winter is coming and you’re going to need a scarf. And not only that, …

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XlynX Materials launches BondLynx ©, a new polymer molecular glue

Synthetic organic chemist working with Dr Stefania Musolino, to develop new “molecular glues” VICTORIA, British Columbia – September 8, 2021 – XlynX Materials is pleased to announce the creation of a new class of adhesives they are calling “molecular glues”. These allow difficult-to-bond polymers such as polyethylene and polypropylene to …

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SPINNOVA® Materials on New York Runway: Spinnova and Ka Wa Key Showcase Capsule Collection at New York Fashion Week

JYVÄSKYLÄ, Finland – September 8, 2021 – London-based designer duo Ka Wa Key are the latest brand to use sustainable SPINNOVA® materials. The brand’s new capsule collection of fabrics and yarns SPINNOVA is presented at New York Fashion Week (NYFW) on September 8. Ka Wa Key and sustainable textile materials …

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Scientists identify gene that forms fur patterns in cats

From leopard spots to tiger stripes, the fur patterns in cats are among the most immediately recognizable marks in the animal kingdom. Now, researchers have identified the gene behind these models. Analysis of skin samples from cat embryos at different stages of development has helped experts at the HudsonAlpha Institute …

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15+ adorable and comfy fall knitting and crochet patterns for all skill levels

Photo: Stock Photos from GOFFKEIN.PRO/ShutterstockThis article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. Cozy knits and steaming teacups are the perfect fall accessories. Whether you are an experienced craftsman or just starting out, …

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Trade Minister calls for more ambition from Indian textile players | Materials & Production News

Trade Minister calls for more ambition from Indian textile players | Materials & Production News | New OTHER MCL NEWS & MEDIA PUBLICATIONS © 2008 – 2021 MCL News and Media Interested in advertising? Just call us Sales: +44 1977 708488 Or if you prefer email, click the button below …

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Fitness Instructor Cathleen Kronemer: Bringing the “new” into the new year

CATHLEEN KRONEMER, special in Jewish lightSeptember 5, 2021 As the leaves turn from verdant green to rugged shades of orange, yellow and red, losing their tenuous grip on the tree branches and drifting aimlessly downward, Jews recognize that this not only heralds the arrival of autumn but also the advent …

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New exhibitions to celebrate heritage trades, Petone’s woolen stories

If after weeks of watching British Olympic diver Tom Daley knitting in the stands in Tokyo, you’ve jumped in line to panic and order some needles yourself, don’t worry. It turns out that taking up a trade is a completely normal side effect of the pandemic. The healing powers of …

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Unusual and Underappreciated Craftsmanship is the Subject of a Love at Canfield Fair | News, Sports, Jobs

CANFIELD – Canfield Fair Week Janice Graham of Farrell, Pa. Spends 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. filming on the porch of a wooden building near the sheep just so passing visitors can see what it’s about. “People don’t know that’s something you can do now – that’s why I’m not …

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Harmony Weekend will feature crafts, food, music and a parade | News, Sports, Jobs

Courtesy Photo The 47th Annual Harmony Weekend Arts and Crafts Festival, sponsored by the Harrisville Arts Council, will be held Saturday and Sunday in Harrisville. HARRISVILLE — The highly anticipated arts and crafts festival Harmony Weekend is back this year, after a pandemic-related hiatus in …

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Kirsten Dunst plays with patterns in a geometric dress and rainbow striped heels at the Venice Film Festival

Kirsten Dunst hit the Venice International Film Festival today in multiple patterns and colors. The actress made an appearance at the Italian festival wearing a high collar midi dress of Salvatore Ferragamo. The geometric patterned red silk dress was covered in a complementary red and black printed blazer and it …

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Seattle Weavers’ Guild Members Create Unique Crafts and Make Friendships

WHEN SOUTHEAST Seattle Senior Center came to Seattle Weavers Guild and asked for help with 25 looms collecting dust in a back room like the legacy of a project started decades ago, Linda Stryker has helped resuscitate them in an educational tool. “It has been a wonderful thing,” she told …

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Galloway woman’s African crafts stall helps house elderly Kenyan woman

A Galloway woman’s African craft stall at a Creetown cooperative helped house an elderly woman in Kenya. Ann Todd runs her retail space at Barholm Arts and Crafts for the benefit of the Project Nakuru anti-poverty campaign, founded by Creetown man Eddie McGaw. The colorful jewelry, beads and bags on …

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Swansea Library offers crafts, book bundles, and club meetings

SWANSEA – Swansea’s Free Public Library has an assortment of events and features planned for the coming weeks. Reservation packages Booker packs are available for kids of all ages, chosen by Booker, our mascot, and come with coloring pages and puzzles. Request one of our packages online and try new …

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PHOTOS: Rise Creations locally crochet clothes | Multimedia

The first crochet piece, Kristen Joseph, a fourth-year student at the University of Georgia, was a simple high school infinity scarf. Now she lays claim to the creative name of ‘Rise Queen’ and has turned her hobby into a local business, creating statement pieces with just one hook. Kristen “Rise” …

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Limerick throwers knitting magical patterns

MY mother was a fantastic knitter. I remember the rhythmic swing of her knitting needles, balls of yarn, the variety of stitches – solid, inside out, crewneck, and rib – and how she would peek every now and then. on the grounds, usually taken from Woman’s Way magazine. . Gradually, …

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Celebrity Chef Tiffany Derry Cooks an Artisan Menu for the American Airlines Lounge

Fort Worth-based American Airlines is preparing to reopen its flagship airport lounges, with help from celebrity chefs including DFW’s Tiffany Derry. According to a statement, American will kick off the reopening of five flagship lounges with Flagship First Dining this fall, starting with John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in …

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lululemon partners with sustainable materials innovator Genomatica to bring bio-nylon to products

VANCOUVER / SAN DIEGO, California – August 18, 2021 – lululemon Athletica inc. today announced a multi-year collaboration with sustainable materials company Genomatica to integrate bio-based materials from renewable sources into lululemon’s products. This is lululemon’s first-ever equity investment in a sustainable materials company and Genomatica’s largest retail partnership. Together, …

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TSAR Carpets Forma Collection Introduces 25 Bold New Patterns

TSAR carpet has just released its latest: the Forma collection. Showcasing 25 bold and energetic patterns, the premium, hand-tufted flooring series blurs the line between applied design and fine art. Using texture, combinations of fibers, new layering techniques and seamless gradient transitions, Forma is a collection full of playful optimism. …

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SIU Craft Shop offers an array of arts and crafts opportunities this fall

CARBONDALE – Do you feel the need to be clever or creative? The Craft Store at Southern Illinois University Carbondale offers fall workshops that allow attendees to create pottery, tie-dye, glass, paint, wood, and more. Located in the Student Center, the boutique hosts a full range of workshops. Additional cleaning …

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Sergeant Aaron Griffin named 2021 Instructor of the Year

Missouri State Highway Patrol Superintendent announced that the directors of the state and provincial Police Academy have named MSHP Sergeant Aaron K. Griffin their Instructor of the Year for 2021. The nominations for this award comes from police academies in the United States and Canada. SPPADS is a section of …

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The SIU Craft Shop offers an array of arts and crafts opportunities this fall

August 16, 2021 The SIU Craft Shop offers an array of arts and crafts opportunities this fall by Christi Mathis CARBONDALE, Illinois — You can create pottery, tie-dye, glassware, paint, carpentry, and more during fall workshops at Southern Illinois University Carbondale’s craft store. Located in the Student Center, the shop …

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Showcase your skills as an instructor at LA County Parks!

LOS ANGELES — With temperatures rising in Southern California, residents are urged to take precautions to avoid heat stroke, sunburn or heat exhaustion that can lead to hospitalization. The National Weather Service issued a high heat advisory from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday in Greater Southland. The National Weather …

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Artist creates new life with colors – Herald & Tribune

By SERINA MARSHALL Editor-in-chief [email protected] After handing Main Street Café and Catering to her children, business owner turned artist, Beverly Thomas Jenkins literally stood in front of a blank canvas. Jenkins, who has an art exhibit that will be on display at the McKinney Center through August, includes a behind-the-scenes …

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Coupeville arts and crafts festival returns – with pandemic adjustments

A small-scale arts and crafts festival returns to Coupeville this weekend. Whidbey residents can enjoy this amalgamation of the vibrant local arts scene from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, August 14 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday, August 15 on Front Street and surrounding streets …

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Bringing Traditional Patterns into Modern Homes

Sometimes a direct message on Instagram can lead to a business partnership. Last year, Marissa Freed, president of the former Winnipeg clothing company Freed & Freed International, heard from many people in the company about Indigo Arrows, a booming homewares brand that uses Minimalist traditional designs drawn from Anishinaabe pottery …

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Faurecia will create a Sustainable Materials division

Fibres/​Yarns/​Fabrics Faurecia, one of the world leaders in automotive technology headquartered in Nantes, France, is creating a new division dedicated to the development and manufacture of sustainable and intelligent materials. The new Sustainable Materials division will benefit from Faurecia’s leading positions in the automotive interiors and seating market and from …

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Faurecia creates the Sustainable Materials division

Fibers / Threads / Fabrics Faurecia, one of the world leaders in automotive technology headquartered in Nantes, France, is creating a new division dedicated to the development and manufacture of sustainable and intelligent materials. The new Sustainable Materials division will benefit from Faurecia’s leadership positions in the automotive interiors and …

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Shawmut: investing in the future of advanced materials

An N95 particulate respiratormade by Shawmut Accustomed to innovation and change, Shawmut is committed to helping customers resolve pressing business challenges quickly. TW Special report FBorn in 1916, Shawmut Corp., based in West Bridgewater, Mass., is no stranger to innovation and change. The fourth-generation, family-owned global business is the largest …

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Instructor gets passionate about river surfing in Dayton

DAYTON, Ohio – As the icy water flows over her board and her family cheers from the shore, Fiona takes a deep breath and dives towards the rapids. Finding her balance, she gets on all fours, then one foot steps forward, shaking slightly as she muster the strength to stand …

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8 back-to-school crafts for the whole family

Photo: CREISINGER/DepositPhotosThis article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. Even in the height of summer, back to school is fast approaching. Soon, teens will be picking out their first day outfits and …

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Hawks fly in zigzag patterns to take advantage of strong tailwinds, study finds

The mystery of why Eleonora’s hawks migrate on longer routes in a complex ‘zig-zag’ pattern has long baffled scientists. But they are now on the verge of discovering the answer after discovering that the birds do this not only to benefit from stronger tailwinds, but also to take detours to …

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7 free baby knitting patterns perfect for beginners

kertlisGetty Images Are you looking for a baby knitting pattern? If you are looking for a pattern for a baby blanket, sweater or cardigan that is adorable and easy to follow, we have the answer. These knitting patterns are designed by renowned knitters and have been tried and tested by …

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New Hanover County Public Library drops fines for overdue children’s documents

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) – If you delay your visit to the library because you have books and other materials overdue, the New Hanover County Public Library no longer charges fines. In addition, existing overdue fines on children’s documents will be waived and no longer accumulate. The library made the change …

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DVLA ‘confusion’ prevents retired Plymouth driving instructor from taking disabled wife out

A retired Elburton driving instructor was left without a physical copy of his driver’s license after confusion and “due to Covid” causing delays. Andrew Cocker, a former driving instructor and examiner, received a letter to renew his license, which was due to expire on June 19. Because the 76-year-old man’s …

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China Christmas motifs you’ll love for your southern home

Christmas time arrives every year, bringing with it festive family reunions, fun holiday parties, and endless parties. We can smell the divine aroma of cinnamon and cranberry simmering on the stove, and we can certainly taste our grandma’s homemade cheese straws (maybe a little too much). It’s the best time …

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Arts and Crafts in Woodland Hills

Looking for a way to turn an ordinary afternoon into an inspired adventure without the annoying hurdle of planning anything in advance? All it takes is dropping into one of the following imaginative spaces in Woodland Hills to channel your inner Picasso – or your little ones’ inner painters. Future …

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Ascend Performance Materials receives quality award from General Motors

HOUSTON – June 30, 2021 – Ascend Performance Materials received the General Motors 2020 Supplier Quality Excellence Award for its polyamide 6.6 plant in Pensacola, Florida. The award recognizes GM suppliers who meet or exceed rigorous company quality performance criteria and support multiple functions within GM’s organization. Ascend, the largest …

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Abby Keep Crafts manufactures custom vests and hand-delivers them to customers

Abby Keep has been knitting since the age of five. “My mom taught me to always keep my chest warm because that’s where your vital organs are,” says Keep, who has turned her molding skills into a bespoke knitwear business, delivering orders to Melbourne. “At the beginning of 2020, I …

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Jacobs Post-Pandemic Track: Parade of Patterned Puffer Jackets

NEW YORK (AP) — Theaters are dusting off cobwebs and coming to life, the streets of downtown Manhattan are bustling, Bruce Springsteen is back on Broadway. And on Monday, the fashion world came together to join another New York staple, designer Marc Jacobs, in celebrating the return of live shows. …

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Theaters dust the cobwebs and come alive, the streets of downtown Manhattan are alive, Bruce Springsteen is back on Broadway And on Monday, the fashion world came together to join another New York event , designer Marc Jacobs and celebrate a return to the stage shows. “Through the physicality of …

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Jacobs post-pandemic parade: down jackets parade in patterns

NEW YORK (AP) – Theaters are dusting off spider webs and coming to life, the streets of midtown Manhattan are alive, Bruce Springsteen is back on Broadway. And on Monday, the fashion world came together to join another New York staple, designer Marc Jacobs, and celebrate the return of the …

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Where wallpaper patterns become real drama

“Chromakey Tree 2111” by Dorothea Van Camp, from 2021.Dorothee Van Camp In Dorothea Van Camp’s paint/silkscreen hybrids at HallSpace, upholstery and wallpaper patterns heave, twist, and float in indeterminate, unsettling spaces. The designs resonate with a domestic familiarity, but the way she pushes them emphasizes tension and change. It evokes …

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BC instructor targeted in Creep Catchers sting banned from teaching for life

Vancouver- A Delta, British Columbia, high school instructor who was targeted in a sting by Creep Catchers has been banned from teaching for life. An anonymous caller reported Simon William Isbister to his school district and the British Columbia Ministry of Education in 2018 after a video of his encounter …

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Songbirds and humans share common speech patterns, study finds

The calls of more than a dozen species of songbirds follow patterns similar to those used in human speech, according to a new study. Zoologists at McGill University in Canada analyzed calls from 15 species of birds, including wild canaries, zebra finches, chaffinch, swamp sparrows and sedge warblers. The longer …

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Dawn’s Folly is changing from a hobby corner to a craft and handmade goods store

PORT CLINTON — Dawn McCarroll has come a long way since the tragic suffering of her Choctaw ancestors. Her life as a merchant in downtown Port Clinton is far removed from the experience of her great-grandmother, whose life was turned upside down by the Trail of Tears, the 19th-century forced …

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12 geek creations perfect to get your pride

My own project was to create a set of cloth napkins decorated with Star Wars rainbow symbols. This one is a clone trooper helmet! In the three-way Venn diagram of crafty, geeky, and LGBTQIA+, there’s a magical center point where all three intersect. With those hat tricks in mind, what …

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10 Gold Foil Crafts To Try If You Can’t Get Enough Shiny Minerals

This article may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more information. All that glitters isn’t gold…but it might be gold leaf! If you’ve ever wanted to spice up a find or add some gold accents …

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I have rarely visited South East Queens. I was there a lot more when I lived in Bay Ridge as I could cycle almost straight east and end up there. I would run myself to see how fast I could do a round trip from Bay Ridge to, say, Laurelton …

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‘Schitt’s Creek’ yarns and patterns will be offered to artisans – WWD

Do you want to create looks from “Schitt’s Creek?” The Lion Brand Yarn Co., a fifth generation family business, will launch official “Schitt’s Creek” yarns and patterns, which will be available for sale later this year. This collaboration is the result of a licensing agreement between Lion Brand and ITV …

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Shawmut Corp. announces new military and protective materials business unit

WEST BRIDGEWATER, Massachusetts – June 15, 2021 – Today Shawmut Corp. announced the establishment of a new military and protective materials business unit that will apply advanced materials manufacturing, textile manufacturing and high-quality United States trademark process innovation techniques. – ultra-high specification and high-performance technical textile solutions. Shawmut’s military and …

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Flight instructor among victims of three separate Manitoba drownings in one day

STEINBACH, MAN., – Family and colleagues remember a 24-year-old pilot and flight instructor who drowned while bathing on Friday. He was one of three people to die in three separate drownings in the province in a single day. The man’s brother in New York identified Sandeep Bandaru of Steinbach, Man., …

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Ex-judge on track to lead review of materials seized by Giuliani

Federal prosecutors and attorneys for Rudolph W. Giuliani have recommended that Barbara S. Jones, a former Manhattan judge, be appointed to review documents seized by the FBI during recent searches of Mr. Giuliani’s home and office, according to a government court filed late. Thusday. The proposal, which has yet to …

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Heimtextil launches digital material library

FRANKFURT, Germany – June 1, 2021 – Progressive hardware innovations presented digitally: Following the cancellation of this year’s show due to the corona pandemic, Heimtextil is expanding its range of digital services and launching a new online materials library titled ” Future Materials Library ”. 24 materials of the future …

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8 summer DIYs to welcome warm weather and boost creativity

Photo: LUANATUTZI Photos/Shutterstock The warmer months are coming and that means you can expect more than a few lazy beach days. Hot weather can boost your mood, and so can crafting according to scientific studies. This summer, find your arts and crafts rhythm with DIY projects! Prepare to be inspired …

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Former Great Oaks instructor charged with rape

By Brett MilamEditor A former Great Oaks Career Campuses instructor was indicted on May 20 by the Clermont County grand jury for rape. Gary Youmans, 69, of Milford, was charged with six counts of gross sexual imposition and three counts of rape. He was an instructor at Great Oaks …

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WA redistribution could benefit the GOP, as voting patterns change

After each census, the legislative and congressional districts are redrawn to ensure that each has roughly the same number of people. In some states, this is a partisan, gerrymandered, undemocratic mess. But in Washington state the lines are drawn by a bipartite commission with citizen contribution, which means that both …

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Recycled materials ‘not enough’, says startup whose synthetic tights ‘fully biodegrade in landfills’

Billi London tights, landfill biodegradable Billy London It is common knowledge that our disposable clothing culture contributes millions of tons to landfill waste every year. The majority of these garments contain synthetic fibers like polyester and nylon, which release microplastics upon washing, wear and disposal. Circular economy business models have …

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The benefits of arts and crafts for adults

If you’re bored at home, try learning a new job that’s fun, rewarding, and has lots of benefits! In recent months, many of us have increased our screen time, including me! Faced with the impossibility – or at least the difficulty – of getting out, many of us have taken …

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Angela Hoxsey, House in Order: Organizing Your Arts and Crafts Supplies | Home and garden

One of the privileges and pleasures of a traditional American lifestyle is having the time and money to pursue a hobby. If your hobby is watching TV sports or playing video games, you don’t need much more than your favorite viewing screen, but if you actually play a sport or …

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Japanese Artist Makes Adorable Crochet Bonsai Trees

To the untrained eye, knitting can look a bit like witchcraft. Master seamstresses seem to magically create all kinds of textile objects with quick and agile hand movements. A Japanese artisan who works under the name Atelier Euph creates particularly impressive knitted and crocheted sculptural objects. She recently paid homage …

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TeXtreme materials go to Mars

TeXtreme tow carbon fabrics and UD tapes were used extensively in the construction of NASA’s Ingenuity helicopter, which on April 30e made its fourth flight to Mars and saw its mission extended by a month. Ingenuity achieved all of the major mission goals in its first three flights and on …

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Spring and summer fashion finds in the prettiest patterns

Us Weekly has affiliate partnerships, so we may receive compensation for certain links to products and services. Does your outfit need a little oomph? A little something extra? Something to go from “just okay” to “outfit of the day”? There is a solution you can always count on: get a …

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Students Sexually Affected By Somerville Driving Instructor: Police

SOMERVILLE, NJ – A Somerville driving instructor has been charged with sexually touching students during driving sessions in surrounding towns, according to Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson. Steven Collucci, 59, of N. Clark Avenue in Somerville, who was working as a driving instructor at Dill’s Driving School at 205 …

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Affordable Women’s Clothing Store Patterns & Dots to Open at Empire Outlets

STATEN ISLAND, NY – A new clothing store specializing in affordable women’s clothing is making its way to Empire Outlets in St. George. The 350,000 square foot shopping complex, located next to the St. George Ferry Terminal, has announced that Patterns & Dots is rolling out multiple locations across town …

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JanSport Launches A Line Of Backpacks Made 100% With Surplus Materials

The JanSport Surplus Ski n ‘Hike collection is made from 100% excess material. DENVER – April 12, 2021 – JanSport today introduced Surplus Ski n ‘Hike, the brand’s first collection of backpacks made with surplus factory materials that might otherwise have ended up in landfills. The launch marks another milestone …

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Suspicious Voting Patterns Seen in ALXnow Mayoral Race Poll | ALX now

Analysis of the recent ALXnow poll of the Alexandria mayoral race shows hundreds of apparently fraudulent votes. In response to allegations that a candidate appeared to benefit from a quick repeat vote, ALXnow performed an IP address analysis of the votes. Our analysis showed 167 votes cast from non-US IP …

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