Art ,  Crafts

What Is Macramé?

You’ve probably seen it on Instagram or that hip boutique: knotted patterns that cascade down in a swath of nubby textures. We’re talking about macramé of course! But what is this funky craft and where did it come from?...
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Bazaar ,  Wares

What Is Petrified Wood?

You don’t have to be a scientist to appreciate petrified wood. A geological wonder, petrified wood looks like real wood but is actually stone! Learn more about this fascinating material. What is Petrified Wood? Petrified wood is plant matter...
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Art ,  Crafts

All About Thai Silk

Head to Thailand and you’re bound to find a wealth of silk scarves and garments for sale. Silk goods are some of the country’s most popular souvenirs. Read all about this beautiful material! The Legend of Silk Empress Si...
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