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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Jacobs post-pandemic fashion show: down jackets parading in Bergdorf Goodman motifs Marc Jacobs Kaia Gerber New York Happiness

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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Baisley Patterns | www.splicetoday.com

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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Arts and crafts stores persevere despite pandemic and competition – Chico Enterprise-Record

CHICO – Faced with the economic downturn and uncertainty, long-standing local arts and crafts stores in Chico have had to get creative to overcome shortages and closures in 2020. Online ordering helped save Heartstrings Yarn Studio on the Esplanade, carrying supplies for sewing artisans through 2020, owner Joanne Wilson said. …

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Knitting in Times of Crisis – the Glasgow woman looking for vintage patterns

It’s always the first thing people say when Becky Male talks about swimsuit knitting patterns. “They can’t believe people wore woolens to swim in the 1940s and 1950s,” she smiles. “But really, it was the most efficient material available to use – Lycra wasn’t invented until the 1970s, after all. …

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Convicted felons charged with crafts and knitting during lockdown

Victims of crime have been outraged after it was revealed that convicted felons had spent knitting scarves and making dog toys as part of their community service. Those affected by crime say it’s an insult and fear lenient sentences are on the rise. Noel McNamara was sentenced to life 29 …

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Things to do in quarantine: hobbies, crafts and projects to try now

Scroll to see more images Our first (and hopefully last) quarantine anniversary is fast approaching. Even if there’s a light at the end of the tunnel, we’re still not exactly of course when we finally get out of this mess, and while we’re all used to working from home these …

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West Brunswick High JROTC instructor named North Carolina School Hero

BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) – The success of the JROTC program at West Brunswick High School in Shallotte rests on the shoulders of its leader, retired 82nd Airborne Ranger Jeff Clendenin. “It’s kind of a change from being a warrior to being a teacher,” said Col. Joseph Calisto, a colleague …

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The rise of yarn crafts during the pandemic

This dreary and dreaded pandemic has inspired many people to take up new hobbies and interests. Idle bodies and restless minds have turned to craftsmanship to cope. Forms of yarn making, such as knitting and crocheting, have thus grown in popularity. The accessibility of this time-consuming, low-energy, yet productive activity …

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ACBA student and instructor pilots killed in Montgomery crash

A student pilot and an instructor pilot from Columbus Air Force Base both died in a plane crash in Montgomery, Alabama on Friday night. The pilots were flying a T-38C Talon on a routine training mission across the country when the plane crashed around 5:30 p.m. outside Dannelly Field, an …

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Pictured: Recently married pilot instructor, 24, killed in crash near Alabama airport

The U.S. Air Force said on Sunday that a Japanese Air Self Defense Force flight instructor and student pilot were killed when a training plane crashed in Alabama. The Air Force released the name of the instructor who died when the T-38C Talon trainer plane crashed on Friday near Montgomery, …

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US Air Force releases identity of instructor pilot killed in Montgomery plane crash

The Columbus Air Force Base instructor pilot who died in the crash of the T-38C Talon trainer aircraft near Montgomery, Alabama on Feb. 19 has been identified. One of the deceased, Scot Ames Jr., 24, was an instructor pilot with the 50th Flying Training Squadron. Ames, Jr., was from Beijing, …

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Stitch and Skein arts and crafts store opens in downtown Marion

Opening an arts and crafts store has always been a dream in Candice DeWitt’s head. As a child, she crocheted purses for her Barbies; a skill she learned when a woman at a yard sale taught her how to crochet. Then, about 13 years ago, DeWitt learned to knit from …

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Gun instructor convicted of restaurant shooting

A former gun instructor who accidentally shot and seriously injured an 82-year-old woman at an Oak Harbor restaurant a year ago has been sentenced to 12 months in jail. David A. Goodman, 58, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Island County Superior Court to third degree assault, with one aggravating circumstance. Goodman, …

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Comfortable craftsmanship to help you relax and online tools to make your job easier

This winter has us hibernating more than usual, and people continue to turn to hobbies not only to pass the time and do something creative, but also as a source of comfort. The whole process of making and creating is very therapeutic, says Arounna Khounnoraj, owner of Bookhou, an art …

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Researchers evaluate the medical practice models of primary care physicians

Harmful medical practices, such as inappropriate opioid prescribing and racial and income discrimination in clinical settings, can vary among medical practices and individuals. Patients may find that even common primary health care services, such as chest x-rays or referral to a heart or lung specialist, can vary widely depending on …

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A mid-century Wexler is transformed with bright colors and bold patterns

Having previously worked with Los Angeles-based interior design firm Bells + Whistles, Jillian and Tim recruited them again to renovate a home in Rancho Mirage, Calif., Near Palm Springs. The original home was built in 1957 by iconic architect Donald Wexler as part of Thunderbird North, a community of 10 …

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This biodegradable shoe is made from garbage and 3D knitting!

The sneaker culture encouraged creativity but also added a lot of waste as it is part of fast fashion. Traditional sneakers have a short lifespan and with the increase in “drops” people tend to buy and throw much faster. The complicated construction and the use of different materials (rubber, textile, …

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Lockdown crafts – apps to help you get started and keep going

Crafts are a way to keep you busy and occupied during lockdown – we got so into knitting during the first one, we’re quickly browsing patterns on the FREE Bellish patterns app. But, whether it’s knitting, embroidery, pottery or glass crafts, there’s something for everyone to get started during lockdown …

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Electric Pattern Series: Coco Cripps

Have you recently taken an after-hours walk on Electric Avenue? Did you notice anything different ?! After overcoming many obstacles, the Electric Patterns Project (produced by The Brixton Project, funded by Lambeth Council and National Lottery Patrimony Fund) is put online and clarification on a street near you with bold …

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17 Best Christmas Stockings for Arts and Crafts

17 elements of this article 4 items on sale! Photo: Fox If you’re looking for gifts to fill the bottom of a crafty person or someone who’s constantly working on a big DIY project, you can’t go wrong with art supplies, small tools, or necessities they don’t. never want to …

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Free knitting app helps artisans create patterns in minutes

Did you start knitting while in confinement? This smart app helps artisans create designs in minutes – and it’s completely FREE By Zoe Griffin For Dailymail.com Posted: 8:24 am EST, December 7, 2020 | Update: 8:42 a.m. EST, December 7, 2020 If you’ve started knitting recently, you might be interested …

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Student pilot and instructor slightly injured after single-engine plane crash at Central Jersey Regional Airport in Hillsborough

A 70-year-old student pilot and his 73-year-old instructor crashed a single-engine plane as they attempted to land at Central Jersey Regional Airport in Hillsborough on Tuesday afternoon at around 4:17 p.m., police said. The airport is located off Millstone River Road and has a runway. The aircraft crashed on the …

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EvCC mourns the loss of a determined instructor

EVERETT – Her colleagues at Everett Community College will take with them many enduring images of Cynthia Clarke, a determined anthropology instructor with high standards, a remarkable work ethic and a knack for lightening the wallet. They will remember walking by her office, whether it was 6 a.m. or 11:30 …

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Do you have arts and crafts, office supplies to donate?

A local non-profit organization says they will put your unwanted supplies to good use. They are also looking for donations of office supplies and “pre-loved” artwork. SAN ANTONIO – Look around – you might have supplies gathering dust that a non-profit organization will gladly take away from you. Spare Parts …

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Joann DIYs at home with ‘The Office’ Phyllis in holiday campaign

Diving brief: Joann is launching a three-part documentary-style web series, “Working From Home With Phyllis,” featuring Phyllis Smith, the actress best known for her role as Phyllis in “The Office.” Each episode shows Smith trying to balance his love of crafting with working from home, according to details emailed to …

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Best Books on Knitting Patterns – ARTnews.com

Do you like to knit? Are you always looking for new projects and interesting options? A good source is the Knitting Pattern Books, which contain a wealth of challenging projects featuring a full range of stitches and skill levels. Most include an introduction to basic knitting skills and materials, with …

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The lost art of Hebridean knitting patterns is now kept alive by the group

Marriage Lines Shawl. Herring Girl Knitwear based on the Isle of Barra – which marks one year since its launch – uses the unique designs and styles first developed in the late 19th and early 20th centuries by the formidable group of women known as the name of “Herring Girls”, …

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Los Alamos/White Rock Arts And Crafts Crawl scheduled for Saturday – Los Alamos Reporter

Knitted beanies by Stellar Knitting. Courtesy picture A knitted shawl by Stellar Knitting. Courtesy picture TomStitchery designs by Stéphanie Pipis. Courtesy picture TomStitchery designs by Stéphanie Pipis. Courtesy picture A crown by Judy Bjarke. Courtesy picture A crown made by Judy Bjarke. Courtesy picture BY MAYOR O’[email protected] During what is …

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Best wire carriers for taking gear on the go – ARTnews.com

The pleasures of knitting or crocheting can quickly be cut short by a tangle of yarns, racing yarn, or missing cuts. To help make your creative sessions frustration-free, it’s worth investing in a bag of yarn to keep all of your supplies tidy. A good quality bag will also extend …

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Great-great-grandmother sets up ‘Knittingale’ hospital to raise money for the NHS

By Sam Russell, Pennsylvania A great-great-grandmother spent three months knitting a model hospital called Knittingale to raise money for the NHS. Margaret Seaman, 91, used 34 balls of yarn to make the masterpiece in the bungalow she shares with her 72-year-old daughter, Tricia Wilson, in Caister-on-Sea, near Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. …

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Designer reveals why famous Fair Isle patterns continue to delight fashion enthusiasts the world over

Designer reveals why famous Fair Isle patterns still delight fashion enthusiasts around the world – The Sunday Post Calendar An icon of a desk calendar. to cancel An icon depicting a circle with a diagonal line across. Caret A block arrow icon pointing right. E-mail An icon of a paper …

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WSU Photography Instructor Impacting Students Over 1,000 Miles Away – The Sunflower

As instructors have to change the way they teach due to COVID-19, some instructors are having to transition differently than others. Such is the case with Matt Stamey, a new instructor from Wichita State who teaches students over 1,000 miles away. During the first week of classes this semester, Stamey …

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yuli meroz cuts, folds and knits orange peels to create intricate crafts

guided by her ecological approach to life and design, yuli meroz set out to discover the material potential of orange peel. using rawhide in a variety of ways, the israeli designer has created a collection of unique and eye-catching handicrafts from a common resource. jig connectors – 9 orange all …

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Coming soon a new book with designs inspired by the show

Outlander Knitting will be available for purchase in October 2020 the foreigner has certainly captured our hearts. It also inspired a lot of content. The last one is Outlander Knit, filled with knitted patterns inspired by the series. The collector from abroad went to Instagram to share the news that …

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‘Oony By Anab’ puts a contemporary spin on yarn craft – The New Indian Express

Express press service Delhi-based Anab Naiyer grew up watching the women in her family crochet, embroider, knit and sew to make all kinds of items to use around the home and as gifts. Twenty-three years later, she operates a home-based yarn craft business called Oony By Anab. Naiyer manufactures a …

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A Georgia teenager on her first skydive and a veteran instructor died when their falls failed

The 18-year-old and a veteran instructor died when something went wrong during the tandem skydive in Thomaston, Georgia on Sunday. As her siblings and parents watched from the ground, they saw a spinning parachute and two people doing somersaults in the sky. They later learned it was Jeanna. “We were …

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Moon and Star Crafts – SheKnows

For many children (and adults too, hey), the mysteries of space hold major appeal. After all, is there anything more uncertain, more darkly beautiful, or more awe-inspiring than the depths of the universe? From stars and moons to planets, galaxies and even black holes, space is powerful and spellbinding enough …

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Santoni opens a new Materials Experience Center in Shanghai

© Santoni. The leader of circular knitting machines Santoni, in collaboration with designers Eva x Carola, officially inaugurated its new Materials Experience Center (MEC) at Santoni’s facilities in Shanghai. The new space is a center for contemporary research and inspiration for leading textile industry professionals to meet clients, research ideas …

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New sewing and needlecraft store opening in Belfast

BELFAST — Even in these difficult times, entrepreneurs will step forward and make things happen. In Belfast, a few new businesses have opened despite the uncertain retail environment, and Julz Makes is one of them, according to a press release from the Belfast Area Chamber of Commerce. Occupying the end …

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5 international designers, 5 knitting patterns and 1 new hobby

House ” The life of IANS » 5 international designers, 5 knitting patterns and 1 new hobby By IANSlife New Delhi, June 5 (SocialNews.XYZ) As more people spend time at home thanks to the pandemic, many are discovering new hobbies or reviving old ones, with knitting being one of them. …

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