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Fabrics and Garments

Solved! What is and How to Do a Fabric Bleed Test?

1. What is a Fabric Bleed Test? Carrying out a fabric bleed test represents an important step to do for any new fabric that you intend to use in a quilting project. Lots of fabrics are susceptible to “bleeding”, which refers to the tendency of losing the dye after washing. Even if you choose high-quality…

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Architecture

10 Impressive Chalet Style Homes

Typically associated with mountainside ski resorts, chalet-style houses are instantly recognizable thanks to their characteristic roof design with overhanging eaves. Although they’re originally European, chalet-style homes have experienced a great surge in popularity in the northern US as well. This is likely due to the distinctive architecture that appears to complement snowy climates very well.…

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Crafting

20 Lovely Crochet Cactus Patterns and Ideas

Instead of having to deal with the hassle of growing a real plant, why not add a decorative touch to your home by using a crocheted cactus? As opposed to a real cactus, a crocheted one doesn’t have thorns. It brings a soft texture to the room and plenty of organic visual appeal without the…

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Design Home Decor Concepts Paint

15 Kitchens With Sage Green Cabinets You Will Love

Sage green is among the trendiest colors to use for the kitchen. This shade benefits from an impressive rise in popularity, more so than other elegant colors such as navy blue. Many modern kitchens in recent times incorporate the neutral style of sage green with its characteristic calming vibe inspired by nature. Are you looking…

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Crafting

15 Beautiful Knitted With Cotton Ideas (And How to Knit Them)

Acrylic and wool yarns tend to dominate the world of knitting. Crafters are aware of the existence of cotton yarn but find it more difficult to work with. It feels less flexible than other types of yarn, but it can be surprisingly simple to incorporate into a multitude of knitting projects. It turns out that…

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Scandinavian Decor

The 10 Biggest IKEA Stores in The World

IKEA is famed for its ready-to-assemble furniture and home accessories. The Swedish-based corporation has expanded to many countries around the globe since its founding in 1943. It features more than 460 stores in total. Although the stores are typically designed using a similar layout, certain locations are bigger and more impressive than others. If you’re…

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Crafting

30 Cute Amigurumi Pattern and Crochet Ideas

Amigurumi refers to cute crocheted or knitted stuffed toys. If you know how to crochet, it’s safe to say that you can make lots of lovely creatures by using amigurumi patterns and ideas. The Japanese art of amigurumi isn’t really new, but it seems to be enjoying a resurgence in popularity thanks to the multitude…

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Home Decor Home Decor Concepts

15 Cluttercore Aesthetic Ideas You Will Love

Anyone familiar with the most recent aesthetic trends on social media has probably heard about cluttercore. Often described as an anti-minimalist design trend, cluttercore is all about embracing an organized mess of items considered meaningful for you. It’s derived from cottagecore in the sense that it makes use of a similar vibe to transform your…

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Crafting

10 Genius Knitted Dog Sweater Patterns For Your Pup

If you want to keep your beloved pet warm during the cold season, consider using a knitted sweater specifically designed for dogs. Your furry friends might be reluctant to use it at first, but they’ll quickly appreciate the warmth of a high-quality knitted sweater. Instead of buying this kind of pet wearable item from the…

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Home Decor Kids

20 Beautiful Baby Girl Bedroom Ideas

Preparing the baby’s room in the earliest months can take some considerable effort if you want to create a cozy sanctuary. There are lots of design options to consider if you’re planning for a baby girl bedroom. The nursery needs to be a calm environment for a baby so flashy colors are not recommended. Even…