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How to Add a Fun Virtual Cafe to Your Game Site

How to Add a Fun Virtual Cafe to Your Game Site

Virtual café games come in a wide range of styles allowing players to experience the thrill of running their own eating establishment. Some are focused on a more realistic approach while others incorporate whimsical characters, such as fairies. Many of these virtual café games are avai
How to Measure the Resistivity of Composite Materials

How to Measure the Resistivity of Composite Materials

At first it may seem daunting to determine the resistivity -- that is, the degree to which a material impedes the flow of electric current -- of a substance whose exact composition is unknown. Fortunately, mechanical aids make it unnecessary to calculate resistivity directly. In fact, determining th
How to Knit Two Colors With No Strings on the Back

How to Knit Two Colors With No Strings on the Back

Using two or more colors of yarn is a great way to add appeal to a knitting project. Some color knitting techniques, such as intarsia, leave many yarn tails on the back of the fabric that need to be woven into the garment later. Other techniques avoid excess tails. Using stripes is the most basic wa
How to Make a Baby Minky Silky

How to Make a Baby Minky Silky

Whether you're expecting a baby of your own or you know someone who is, a silky edged minky blanket will make it feel like you're wrapping that baby in a cloud of softness. Minky fabric is available in sewing and craft stores in a variety of colors and textures and it provides an ideal material for
How to Do Primitive Stitchery

How to Do Primitive Stitchery

Primitive stitchery is a feature of the primitive design style that recalls a simpler, less-complicated era that celebrates family, hearth and home. Primitive stitched samplers are sold along with quilts, dolls and penny rugs through rustic and primitive interior design stores and websites. If you'd
How to Make a 3-D Origami Owl

How to Make a 3-D Origami Owl

The art of origami involves folding square sheets of colored paper to make shapes of objects and animals. You can make a 3-D origami paper owl as a decoration or to give as a gift. Your owl can be made in a variety of shapes and colors. You can even draw on facial features when you're finished fold
How to: Rolled Hems

How to: Rolled Hems

Lightweight fabrics used to make tablecloths, fabric napkins or lightweight curtains often have rolled hems, which reduce the bulk of the finished hem. A rolled hem is a narrow hem sewers make using a sewing machine with a standard foot or by attaching a rolled hem foot. You can also make a rolled h
How to Design Holiday Cards for Linoleum Block Printing

How to Design Holiday Cards for Linoleum Block Printing

Mass-produced holiday cards are available in a mind-boggling array of designs and themes, but making your own allows you to personalize your holiday message. And besides, it's fun! Here's how to design a card.
How to Do Faux Paint on Plaster Statuary

How to Do Faux Paint on Plaster Statuary

Unpainted plaster, while it shows off the details of statuary well, can often fail to hold viewers' attention long enough so that they can enjoy those details. Painted statuary can catch the eye, but choosing the right colors can be difficult. As an alternative, there’s always faux painting --
How to Do the Corners on a Vinyl Upholstered Chair

How to Do the Corners on a Vinyl Upholstered Chair

Complete a do-it-yourself project by attaching vinyl to an upholstered chair seat for a professional-look to the seat surface and corners. Vinyl has a plastic-like texture that creates a sturdy and washable surface that works well on kitchen and dining room chair seats, versus covering an entire cha
How to Make a Balloon Popping Machine

How to Make a Balloon Popping Machine

The Pulitzer Prize winning Rube Goldberg, as detailed on the Rube Goldberg website, created a series of cartoon "inventions" that solved small, seemingly insignificant problems, such as popping a balloon, with a series of complex machines. The cartoon's initial relevance dealt with the comedy of mak
How to Dye Wool for the Peace Rose

How to Dye Wool for the Peace Rose

The peace rose is one of the most common types of garden roses, known for being very easy to grow in a variety of different climates. You can create the peace rose by sewing a piece of wool in a certain way to make the petals of the rose. You can then sew or pin these little roses to clothing or fab
How to Make a Fabric Ball Toy

How to Make a Fabric Ball Toy

Fabric balls are appropriate for both children and pets. Sturdy fabric holds up to many hours of play, and makes for easy washing. Fabric balls can be made from scrap material in a variety of patterns and colors, making this project affordable for most any budget. Make fabric balls the size you need
Medieval Fern & Flower Embroidery Dress Styles

Medieval Fern & Flower Embroidery Dress Styles

Unlike the Renaissance period of history, where there are extensive paintings showing examples of needlework, the medieval period has comparatively few examples of needlework in clothing. Part of the reason for this is that cloth does not last as long as wood or metal. Most existing examples of me
How to Make a Toilet Bowl Brush Holder

How to Make a Toilet Bowl Brush Holder

Cleaning the toilet is near the top of the list for the worst household cleaning job. But toilet brushes make cleaning your toilet a bit easier. More expensive toilet brushes come with a brush holder, but if you've got the discount store brush, you'll need to make something to hold it. While a homem
How to Sew a Tailored Dust Ruffle

How to Sew a Tailored Dust Ruffle

A dust ruffle covers a metal bed frame and allows you to store things under the bed. Most commercial dust ruffles are made with a gathered skirt. Gathers allow even cheap fabric to hang well, but this style looks feminine and does not suit many decorating styles. A flat tailored-style dust ruffle is
How to Make a Wreath With Squares of Material

How to Make a Wreath With Squares of Material

Plan a weekend crafting activity with your family by making a wreath with squares of material. The wreaths can be made using scraps of fabric left over from other projects, or fabric purchased to coordinate with a holiday, special occasion or your home's decor. Wreaths made with fabric squares are i
Rc helicopter categories

Rc helicopter categories

Nitrotek is one of the world's best online retailers of radio controlled models including rc planes, rc tanks, rc cars, rc boats and rc helicopters, powered by nitro or electric motors.
How to Make Sand Pressure Bricks Without Water

How to Make Sand Pressure Bricks Without Water

Sand is the primary ingredient in the manufacture of bricks. Most bricks are made with water, but you can use lime instead. The sand and lime combine to form calcium silicate. Steam can be utilized to expedite the chemical process that results in calcium silicate. The process is popular in Europe wh