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Why Wooden Combs are Beneficial for the Hair and Scalp
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Why Wooden Combs are Beneficial for the Hair and Scalp

It is no surprise that wooden articles are preferred by many due to the many benefits they offer. From wooden utensils to cloth hangers, most households now have an assortment of products made of wood. The reason why most people prefer wooden items is chiefly that they are natural and last longer when compared to other materials like plastic. As a result, household articles that were previously pr …

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How to Make a Garland Using Wooden Beads
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How to Make a Garland Using Wooden Beads

Most commonly, wooden beads are seen in prayer beads and are used to count and chant prayers. Yet small pieces of wood with a hole through the center can be used as a decoration too. In fact, the benefit of beads is that you can make anything from them, be it prayer beads, friendship bands, or even garlands.To make garlands with the wooden beads, you will need to use plenty of larger beads, say, o …

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Adding Burn Lines to Wood Turnings
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Adding Burn Lines to Wood Turnings

Wood craft projects can be much interesting to children and kids. To add to the fun, this post shares some tips on adding a burn line to wood turnings. You may use a wire to add a burn line to wooden turning to make it more beautiful. You can use a burn line to emphasize the rim of a wooden vase or a goblet. These lines can be used to differentiate sizes of tatting bobbins or crochet hooks. Burn l …

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Making a Toy Wood Car
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Making a Toy Wood Car

Materials RequiredWood glueWood (preferably plywood)SpacersSet of wooden wheelsLock nuts or wooden axles5/16 boltsInstructionsDecide on the car model that you need to make and draw the shape on the plywood piece. You will have to draw the shape on at least four pieces of half-inch plywood.Cut the plywood pieces along the drawing and drill holes on the pieces to run wheel axles. Make sure that the …

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Carving Tools and Accessories for Minor Woodworking Projects
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Carving Tools and Accessories for Minor Woodworking Projects

When making carvings on wood, the choice of tool and the hardness of wood is what make the cut for the woodworkers more often than not. Usually, the hardest of wood would need the more force applied in order to push through the carvings on wood. That is why many of the woodworkers choose mallet tools for wood carving works.Mallets enable applying high-impact force on the tool and thereby allow car …

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Repurposing Ideas for Using Wooden Cubes in Homes
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Repurposing Ideas for Using Wooden Cubes in Homes

Photo HolderYou might have never thought that those unused wooden cubes are best at holding your favorite photos in the cabinets. Some repurposing work is required for modifying the cube as a photo holder though, such as drilling a hole and putting a wire piece that will actually hold the picture. By altering the shape at the end of the wire like a hook, you can keep any of your favorite photos. B …

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How to Make Customized Wooden Gift Tags
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How to Make Customized Wooden Gift Tags

Christmas is just around the corner and it is the time to give gifts to your friends and family. You can add a personal touch to the gifts by packing them in your own way. If you are interested in wood crafts, you can use wooden gift tags to make your gifts extra special. You can get some wood gift tags and customize them as per the below instructions to add a personal touch to the gifts.Painting …

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Making Peg Dolls from Wooden Doll Pins
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Making Peg Dolls from Wooden Doll Pins

If you are in search of ideas to keep your kids entertained, then you have reached the right place. The peg doll ideas shared below can be the perfect wood craft project for the holidays. With their cute faces and fancy skirts, your children are definitely going to love peg dolls.Wooden doll pin or cloth pin with a round topClear nail polishPermanent marker with fine pointCupcake linersScissors, c …

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Easy Ways to Make Toys Out of Wood Blocks
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Easy Ways to Make Toys Out of Wood Blocks

Many of us like to gift wooden toys, as they are very reliable and sturdy. In addition, if the toys are made from untreated wood, it will have a pleasant smell and will provide a good surface for painting, which can be enjoyable to the child. However, you will need a workshop or at least a hammer and a saw to make wooden toys on your own.It is quite fun to make toys out of wood blocks. You can ord …

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