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Sheet Music An Affordable Collectible

August 25, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Collecting

Have you been looking for an affordable collectible? Could I suggest old sheet music as an answer? Collecting this old paper can be fun and not be a heavy burden on your budget. Since the old music sheets were produced by the millions and so many people kept them, they are relatively inexpensive to purchase. …


Free Ripple Crochet Patterns

August 24, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Crafts

Are you looking for some free ripple crochet patterns that are simple to make yourself? Over the course of the last few months I have created my own version of the classic ripple pattern in two different versions of afghans. I won’t begin to take credit for the classic design of the ripple but I …

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Collectible Vintage Halloween Costumes

August 21, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Collecting

If you like to collect vintage toys, you might not have considered collecting vintage Halloween costumes.  There is a surprising number of vintage Halloween costumes in the after marketplace just waiting for someone to come along, collect them, and wear them or display them. Costumes for Halloween are just not the same today as they …

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Paper Airplane Calendar for 2012

June 27, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Models

I don’t know about you, but when I was a kid, I loved to make paper airplanes.  So much so, that my mother banned them from our house for a while. Paper airplanes where so much fun to make and you could make them anywhere because all you needed was piece of paper.  The trick …

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Collecting Antique Tea Cups

June 27, 2011 | Author: | Posted in Antiques

One of the popular antique items to collect is antique tea cups.  Collect antique tea cups is quite popular because you can assemble a lovely collection to display or use, or both, without having to be wealthy to do it. Collecting antique tea cups is fun because you can mix and match both the designs, …

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Re-Purpose Books Craft Idea

May 12, 2010 | Author: | Posted in Crafts

We all are more aware of living green to make our planet a healthier place.  We are encouraged to recycle, re-purpose, and reuse as many items as we can.  I would like to share a craft idea with you today that will re-purpose old books into a funky and uniquely functional item. Altering old books …