The simple answer to this question might be the economic law – supply and demand. Cashmere is a marvelous fiber for sweaters and other apparel, primarily because it is soft and warm. The supply-and-demand issue comes into play because true cashmere fiber comes from the hair of a particular type of goat – the Cashmere [...]
Real leather should be treated with care and with the correct cleaning products. But be careful when choosing leather cleaner. Don’t be misled by the claims of every product on the shelf. If you choose your cleaner based only on price you may find you have ruined a wonderful leather item.
Do your homework!! Read [...]
Some individuals say they know how to sew but the truth is their knowledge is limited to simple tasks involving clothing repair or to putting on buttons (which is not that easy to do when it’s done correctly).
But what about sewing curtains for your home? Is there a right way and a wrong way? [...]
Silk is one of the fabric types must be treated with particular care. In fact, if someone asks you to iron something made of silk you might be better off telling them you won’t do it and they shouldn’t do it either. Silk is very, very sensitive to heat, which means that pressing a hot [...]
For centuries, wedding dresses have traditionally been white. This wasn’t always the case and modern-day brides sometimes choose to have other colors. As is the case with many traditions and habits, the royal families of various countries set the marriage guidelines years ago. Though brides were often married in their best dress, no matter the [...]
How do I install shingles? Very carefully!!!
Ok, now that we have the humor out of the way we can address this subject seriously. Before you start installing shingles, do two things: Have all the tools and supplies ready; Be careful (no joke).
A good shingle roof starts with the proper deck in place. This should be [...]
Please tell me – How long will meat stay fresh in the refrigerator!!?
This is a very good question and one that many people simply don’t know the answer to. Sure, most people will find out that meat has gone bad – when it’s too late. In addition, some people eat meat that has been stored [...]
The location of your satellite dish and the way it faces depends on where you are on the planet of course. But we’ll use the middle of the United States and instruct you to find a clear line of sight to the southwest. Check with neighbors or someone who has experience with this process to [...]
Perhaps the best way to start on the path to a modeling career is to find out just what type of model you can be. This decision will be based on overall look, body type and size and many other factors. Chances are there is a need for someone with your specific characteristics. You just [...]
Some people may want to ask why sneakers are recycled, rather than ask how it’s done. But technology in the 21st century allows us to recycle almost every item we use. It’s no longer necessary to just throw stuff away. In fact, we have found that most of the manufactured items we use today don’t [...]