2014

  • 3 Tips for Cleaning & Preserving Antique Silverware

    Antique silverware can look gorgeous on a dining room table or in a display cabinet with other antiques. One large issue with antique silverware, however, is that it often becomes discolored over time. This grey/black discoloration is what gives silverware its value; the color shows off the silverware's antique status. But for display purposes it's generally better to try and clean up the silverware to make it look presentable. How can you about cleaning and preserving antique silverware?
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  • How To Make E-Reader Charms To Promote Your Ebooks

    When you sell books, one of the most common ways to promote them is to hand out bookmarks. But what if you only sell ebooks? You can't use bookmarks with e-readers. Instead, promote your books with e-reader charms that attach to the e-reader through the headphone jack and dangle down just like cellphone charms. What You Need: Promotional design (a company like Advanced Screen Printing Embroidery & Promotions can help you design this)
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  • Something Old, Something New, Finding The Perfect Dress For You

    Many girls dream about their wedding day.  Colors, themes, locations, and even potential grooms are often all planned out before girls even hit puberty. The centerpiece of the entire night however, is the dress.  With all eyes on the bride and groom, it's important that the bride looks and feels absolutely stunning!  While it seems that finding the dress should be all rainbows and butterflies, it often becomes very stressful.  Here are some tips to make shopping for your dress so much easier.
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  • Your Life On Display: 5 Tips To Create The Perfect Photo Wall

    Photo walls are a great way to decorate your home inexpensively and creatively. They add a lot more punch than a single large frame on a wall, and they're a great way to display your family's love and talents. To be visually effective, you need to create the space correctly. Follow these five tips to create a striking and modern photo wall in your house.  Tip #1: Choose a Color Scheme
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  • How To Make A Simple Party Piñata

    Creating a piñata for a party can be a very fun and simple task that doesn't take too much time or too many materials. The party guests will also love having a piñata at the party, and it will provide the children and/or adults with a fun activity that will keep them entertained for quite some time.  Supplies for Your Piñata  The basic supplies that you are going to need to create your party piñata are going to include: newspaper, scissors, glue, paper plates, foam paint brushes, tape, and balloons.
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  • The Latest Trends In Office Furniture

    The most recent trends in office furnishings point towards sleek and efficient designs, minimalism, and sensible work habits. The solitary cubicle environment is becoming a thing of the past; instead, workspaces have more of an open-floor feel to their design. Here are some key trends in recent office furniture design: Stand-Up Desks One of the biggest changes is the introduction of stand-up desks. This change shows an awareness of health issues; sitting down all day has health risks because the body isn't wired to have such low levels of activity throughout the day.
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  • Why Choose Alternative Wedding Bands?

    Almost everyone you know has a gold or silver or platinum wedding band, but there are plenty of other options, largely unexplored in the past but ever more popular today. This article will explore several reasons people choose alternative materials. Allergies If you've had a gold ring before and reacted badly to it, you may have concluded that you're allergic to gold. The truth is almost as bad: your doctor would tell you that chances are you're allergic to nickel, which, according to DermNet NZ (warning: pictures of allergic reactions), is often included in gold jewelry.
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