Brown Eyed Rose
These techniques can be used on almost any doll, old or new.
Piercing doll's ears with a miniature hand drill leaves a perfect hole with no jagged edges.
It will work for any type of doll - Blythe, Middie Blythe, Pullip, American Girl dolls, etc.
The Wizard of Oz, Blythe style! These Dorothy, Glinda, Tin Girl, and a Lollipop Kid costumes were handmade for BlytheCon 2014.
BlytheCon 2014 was held in Seattle on August 2nd at the Fisher Pavilion in Seattle Center.
The theme was "Journey to the Emerald City," so there were lots of Wizard of Oz themed costumes, dolls, and fun!
Both the Christmas cactus and Thanksgiving cactus come from the same family, but the easiest way to tell them apart is by the subtle differences in their leaf shapes. A Thanksgiving cactus will bloom much earlier than a Christmas cactus.
How to grow an amaryllis flower - If you have an amaryllis bulb, start preparing it in September or October to have blooms in time for winter. The amaryllis is an indoor winter-blooming flower with big, showy flowers. Because it's a bulb, it needs a cold, dormant period before planting to prompt it to bloom.
Do you know someone who could use a springtime surprise? Plant bulbs now for spring blooms - bulbs need some time to get established before a cold, dormant period that will trigger blooming in the spring.
Low Fat Crock Pot Apple Cake Recipe - ready in just 2-3 hours using basic ingredients, tastes fabulous and makes your house smell wonderful. You can also substitute pears, peaches, or other fruit for the apples.
October is the right time to start preparing your Christmas cactus to bloom in December. The right amount of water, light, and darkness now will make a difference in whether or not your plant blooms.