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Say Hello to the New (New) Curbly Studio

by Alicia Lacy

Not so long ago – 16 months to be exact – we revealed our old, new studio space. It was a beautiful, sun-filled room that offered us a space to be creative and a way to separate our work life from our home life. It was quiet and peaceful, blocks from our house, and a stone's throw from our children's schools. But when the building changed ownership and major renovations loomed, it was impossible for us to remain. That was more than a little...

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Felt Method Soap Pump Cozy

by DIY Maven

created at: 12/02/2010

I LOVE Method foaming hand soap, and although I like the shape of the bottle, it's not very decorative. So, about two months ago, I started experimenting with covers. I did one in cotton fabric (okay, at best) and I tried to felt one using yarn (tragic) and I contemplated a metal one using soda cans (lost interest). And then, while basking in the glory of blanket stitching one day, it occurred to me that a felted cover was the way to go.Which brings us up to date. A little something for your girlfriends or sister, this little cozy would be great couple with a bottle of Method foam soap and a spare refill.

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Virtual Fireplace, in Blu-ray

by DIY Maven

Several years ago, a local television station started airing the ‘Yule Log.’ Basically, it’s a loop of burning logs in a fire accompanied with Christmas tunes. It has become a tradition in many households, even ones with fireplaces like mine, to tune into 'the log’. As a matter of fact, it’s ratings often top the charts. If you don’t have a ‘Yule Log’ station, here’s the perfect answer: HDScape’s Fireplace, which is a crackling fire sans...

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