The thimbles of today are mass-produced and forgettable, but the thimbles of yesteryear are another story. Before modern manufacturing revolutionized the way metal products were produced, each thimble was painstakingly handcrafted. With so much work going into each thimble, many beautiful designs were created that enhanced each thimble's usefulness and beauty. If you are interested in buying such a beautiful thimble, whether vintage or new, you should consider protecting it with a thimble cage.
8 May 2020
If you've recently inherited a pocket watch or wristwatch from a deceased relative, you may be excited to finally have your own piece of family history. Unfortunately, being passed from generation to generation can be tough on the delicate mechanics of these watches, and you may find that despite its classic beauty, your antique watch's function leaves something to be desired. However, watch repair companies can charge high prices for repairs, and you may be reluctant to sink more into your old watch than it would be worth even after restoration.
9 January 2017
If you own a small cabin to use for vacation or to rent out during the year, you might worry about how to decorate it. People who visit cabins tend to expect a certain woodsy style. The only problem is that when the cabin is very small, that woodsy, wooden furniture style might make the cabin seem smaller than it really is and claustrophobic. You want to meet people's expectations but also ensure that they are comfortable.
7 September 2016
Preparing your possessions for a move can be a challenging task due to the amount of labor and planning that must be done. Unfortunately, it can be common for individuals to make mistakes when they are packing their lamps that can expose them to a higher risk of suffering damage. To help you avoid these issues, you will want to use the following tips when you are preparing your lamps for a move.
3 August 2016
In the past few years or so, one of the most popular new hobbyist items for both children and adults alike has been the drone. There's no doubt that piloting a drone has a certain allure to it! People these days are getting all sorts of attention by destroying drones, flying a drone where they shouldn't be, or simply flying a drone in general – and why not? They're interesting little beasts of the hobbyist world that have attracted popular attention.
15 February 2016