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Six ‘Lost’ Off-Grid Lessons From The Amish Community

Six ‘Lost’ Off-Grid Lessons From The Amish Community

Several years ago we had a week-long power outage in my region. We live in a fairly old-fashioned rural community. Nonetheless, panic still set in somewhere around hour 12 of the weather-related disaster. It was summer, a really, really hot summer. The temperatures regularly hit about 95 degrees before noon. Friends and neighbors cleared out ...

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7 Steps To No-Frills Hand Sewing

7 Steps To No-Frills Hand Sewing

If you are ever faced with a period of extended power outages, wilderness living, or merely inaccessibility to a sewing machine, you may need to know a few tips and tricks for hand stitching. Knowledge of hand stitching can come ...

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Sewing Expert Shares Her Secrets

Sewing Expert Shares Her Secrets

Sewing has much in common with other crafts that let you create something special out of basic materials. People who already love to knit, crochet, build, or design will find that sewing comes naturally to them, and anyone looking for ...

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Saving Money by Sewing Frugally

Saving Money by Sewing Frugally

Living off the grid becomes much easier when you have the sewing skills to craft clothes, towels, linens, and other household items that you use on a daily basis. Instead of heading out to the mall several times per year ...

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Sewing 101

Sewing 101

I can remember constantly sorting through my grandmothers sewing box when I was a child. Every nook and cranny of her large box held so much mystery for me and such importance to her; everything had a name, and she ...

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