Articles for tag: Tapestry

Decorate Your Bedroom Around a Tapestry

One of the growing trends in Allen, Texas is decorating in Tuscany flavor. You may not be into this sort of thing, but if you have a tapestry that you just do not know what to do with you may find it as a central focus on your bedroom. A few things to consider are ...

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Best It’s a Girl Baby Shower Decorations

If you are throwing a baby shower for yourself or a friend and they are having a girl, you are probably looking for “It’s a Girl” baby shower decorations. It can be difficult at times to find the right decorations for the party in your town so you should turn your search to the internet ...

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Timeless Medieval Gifts

Go back in time to where Knights in shining armor protected the fair princesses, to where legends of mythical creatures roamed the land, and Merlin was the talk of Camelot. The Medieval Ages were an era that has touched many people’s souls. Enchant a loved one with a blast from the past, an era where ...

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Caring for Your Tapestry

Wall tapestries should be handled with great care. They are a beautiful addition to home décor that require meticulous care so that they can beautify the home for years to come. For the most part, tapestries can be well cared for at home. When they become stained or dingy, however, a textile conservator can help ...

Tapestry Making with Crochet or Weaving Techniques

Tapestry making has a long and distinguished history. It has told the stories of many cultures, from the ancient Egyptians onward. Modern tapestries can be very costly. But if you’d like to own a tapestry (or two or three!), it’s very possible to make your own using a variation of traditional crochet, or the technique ...

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The Myth of How the First Spider Came to Be

I have often wondered how spiders can weave such magical looking webs. They are often times so precise that it boggles the mind. Other times they are so unique that it seems virtually impossible. Perhaps the answer to that question lies within the Greek myth of Athena and Arachne. Although Athena always appreciated the cleverness ...

Home Decorating Theme – Medieval Goth

One of the most misrepresented subcultures; Goths are not all into having everything black, gloomy, depressing, or death-related. In this article we’ll explore home decorating ideas for one of the perhaps original types, the Medieval Goth. A man’s home is his castle, as the old saying goes, and this decorating style strives to make it ...