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How To Make Beeswax Candles

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How to Make Homemade Gift Wrapping

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How to Make a Skeleton Halloween Costume

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Halloween, Kids' costumes, Paint
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How to Make Felt Plate Protectors

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Felt, Ribbons
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Father's Day Idea: Framable Photo Card

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Knitted Stool with Black Feet

Steps:6
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Yarn
"Benchwarmer" has no negative connotations here. Soft, bulky yarn makes comfortable woolen covers for wooden stools. These call for a slight variation on the simple rectangle: Each cover is shaped like a cross with very short arms that are then folded down and stitched to make the corners.
Materials
  • Size 15 needles
  • 3 skeins bulky wool
  • Synthetic batting cut to seat size
  • 12 1/2-inch square step stool
  • Stapler
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Felt Butterfly Slippers

Steps:9
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Knitted Stool with Nubby Seat

Steps:6
Other Ideas:
Yarn
"Benchwarmer" has no negative connotations here. Soft, bulky yarn makes comfortable woolen covers for wooden stools. These call for a slight variation on the simple rectangle: Each cover is shaped like a cross with very short arms that are then folded down and stitched to make the corners.
Materials
  • Size 13 needles
  • 2 skeins yarn
  • Synthetic batting cut to seat size
  • 24-inch saddle-seat stool
  • Stapler
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