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. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 14:43:21 EST 240 http://www.bellaonline.com/images/bella.gif Hobbies and Crafts @ BellaOnline http://www.bellaonline.com/channel.asp?id=17 Noro Yarns http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art5313.asp At the risk of sounding hallucinatory…. Oh, the colors! The colors! And at the risk of declaring myself out of my mind…. Oh, the fibers! The fibers! Mon, 18 Mar 2019 01:00:00 EST Treble Tatted Stitch http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art306048.asp The technique of the treble tatted stitch (as I have learned from Ninetta Caruso and Muskaan) begins simply with a ring/chain in progress with a very small picot (vsp) followed by 1 double stitch From there you must read and follow the directions one step at a time. Sun, 17 Mar 2019 17:03:14 EST Spooled Threads and Deterioration http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art181344.asp Direct or indirect sunlight, excessive high or low humidity and its companion extreme temperature fluctuations can seriously affect the condition of thread spools and shelf life. To protect and keep thread spools in top condition, consider storing them in protective containers and away from kitty! Wed, 13 Mar 2019 19:00:00 EST