Articles for tag: Quilting, Quilts, Tee Shirts

Karla News

How to Sew a Custom Memory Quilt from Favorite Tee Shirts

As my oldest child heads for college soon, I have been ecto-nesting. Ecto-nesting is sort of the opposite of traditional nesting. While a woman eagerly awaits the arrival of her first child, she may begin nesting, much as a mother bird does. She feathers her nest with fuzzy baby blankets and other comforts to prepare ...

Buying Ed Hardy Merchandise for Less

I got into Ed Hardy clothes and accessories about a year ago. I saw my mom (yes I said mom) wearing a nice short sleeve Ed Hardy tee shirt with rhinestones and thought “That looks cool!” So I began to check out his fashion line with Christian Audigier on line and in the malls. Then ...

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A College Student’s Primer to Sorting Laundry

Six weeks after my son left for college, I got a call asking how to sort laundry. Seems he only had a couple of dollars for the coin op washing machine, and couldn’t figure out how to sort his lights, brights, darks, towels, jeans, bedspread, sports duffel, and rayon shirts into two loads. So how ...

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Top 10 Stores for the Stylish Teen

There are so many things that are important to teens today, and one of the most important to them, is what they put on every morning. Whether the style is preppy, indie, skater, or otherwise, this article will provide a store for you! #1. Abercrombie & Fitch Right now, as far as name brands go, ...

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Top 10 Restaurants in the Florida Keys

There are endless choices in Key West when it comes to food and drink. Key West is best known for it’s laid back atmosphere. When it comes to Key West Lime Pie and Conch Fritters, Key West does not disappoint in this category either. In the 2 weeks we spent in Key West, we sampled ...