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And the world keeps spinning

Okay, a bunch of things today. 1. After reading an entertaining texturizing tutorial, I started seeing textures in everything around me and couldn’t help taking photos galore. So if you’re looking for some free stock textures available for unrestricted use,

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New Complete Guide to Sewing

Pros: Stunning amount of information; extremely detailed diagrams and plenty of them; lots of photos Cons: None Rating: 5 out of 5   After reading The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Sewing Illustrated, I knew I still needed more information on

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it’s a quest thing

Yay! I finally ordered an 8G memory card for my digital camera, so I won’t be limited to 17 (yes, 17) pictures using the camera’s original 32M card. Thankfully, memory cards are surprisingly non-expensive through Amazon these days. The trick

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"Sewing Illustrated" (CIG) Carole Ann Camp

Pros: Lots of very useful information; plenty of photos and diagrams Cons: Missing bits of information; need for more diagrams; difficult-to-visualize instructions Rating: 3 out of 5

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Sew Nuts

A long time ago I got (slightly) into sewing—around the time I dropped out of college, I guess. Who could blame me? All those fun colors and patterns of cloth; the ability to make things that fit YOU rather than

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