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Coiled Basketry Techniques

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Coiled basketry is, according to science historian Robert James Forbes, "the oldest and most important" method of basket making. Coiled basket makers toiled in ancient Egypt, all through the rest of Africa and in prehistoric Europe. Native peoples in the Americas have excelled at coiled basketry for

How to Make a Border on Paper

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Whether you are creating a certificate, greeting card or scrapbook layout, use simple techniques to produce a decorative border on your paper or card stock. Whether you want an elegant, whimsical or shabby-chic look, combine different tools and craft supplies to generate an assortment of colorful or

How to Use Recycled Material

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Recycling material scraps is an eco-friendly way to keep them out of landfills. Today's fashion term for material or clothing that has been reused or recycled is "upcycled." This refers to it being made into something new and exciting. You can use recycled material scraps to make Hawaiian lei style

How to Make a Flat Lanyard

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Lanyards can be made from a variety of materials, including hemp, gimp ribbon or lanyard cord. They are often used as bracelets, change purses, zipper pulls, necklaces and anklets. The cobra stitch, also known as the flat four-strand stitch, is one type of stitch used to make lanyards and is the eas