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How to make: Melt and pour soap

How to Make: Melt-and-Pour Soap

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Have you ever tried making soap? It looks really fun and they make wonderful gifts. This soap making project is by Michelle Mackintosh from her new book Care Packages. Making soap the traditional way is a bit of a tricky business, and not a suitable activity for children due to the use of caustic soda. However, making soap from a…

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Crochet Rainbow Washcloth Pattern

Rainbow Crochet Washcloths

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Rainbows make everything better. Even boring old tasks like washing up can be made less of a chore when a rainbow is involved. I had a small amount of variegated gradient cotton yarn left over from my Coil + Crochet Rainbow Basket project and thought it would be perfect to make some crochet washcloths. The rainbow yarn was quite thin…

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Diy Peg Bag sewing tutorial mypoppet.com.au

DIY Super Easy Peg Bag

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My favourite thing about having sewing skills is that I can whip up simple practical items for my home in less time that it will take me to hop in the car and find a parking spot at the local mall. Not only does it save me time and money, I can make something that specifically suits my needs and…

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