Hobbies and Crafts @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/Channel/c17.asp Hobbies and Crafts Information and Tips - a collection of hints, tips and information provided to you from the writers of BellaOnline.com en-us Copyright 2001-2005 BellaOnline.com All Rights Reserved. Mon, 26 Sep 2016 01:51:50 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/bella.gif Hobbies and Crafts @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/channel.asp?id=17 Tatted Leaf Forms http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art303381.asp Perhaps the most common type of tatted leaf pattern is the tatted cluny leaf aka petal or tallie and the cloverleaf. Sun, 25 Sep 2016 18:29:55 EST A Few Good Reasons to Knit Socks http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art171455.asp Why would anyone knit an item that costs only a few dollars at Target? Well, knitters have good reasons! Sun, 25 Sep 2016 01:00:00 EST Napped Fabrics http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art40891.asp A fabric with "nap" has gone through a manufacturing finishing process that raises the fiber ends to the surface where they are then shorn, brushed or simply left upright. This creates a sculpted surface texture as the raised fibers all lie in one direction. Wed, 21 Sep 2016 08:00:00 EST