Archive for the ‘Arts’ Category

How to Stitch a Shirt

Making your own clothes, for example stitching a shirt, is an exciting and worthwhile hobby, and in today’s financial crisis can be quite a useful skill to have that could even be turned into a successful small business. Shirts are a popular item to make because they can be so expensive to buy, but with […]

How to Carve a Wooden Pipe

Since ancient times, the wood pipe has been used by everyone from peasants to kings, pioneer to chief. They have been used to smoke a variety of materials. Having been around since before rolled cigarettes, the pipe gives off an aura of sophistication and wealth. Today you can buy them from your local tobacco shop, […]

How to Crochet

Crochet is an art, similar to knitting, and similarly to knitting, can be performed in many different ways (i.e. different stitches). Crochet, is however, different to knitting as you will be crafting your warm, woollen pieces with a single hooked-shape needle (as opposed to two, or more, straight needles) and you will only have a […]