Spend time with a fashion consultant and find out the colors that flatter you. Different colors create different visuals and depend on features like eye color, hair color and skin tone. Once you find the best colors for you, it can help you find clothes that look great.
Once again, these are areas that you must clear out thoroughly, purge what you don’t need going forward, or find a home for those items either in these locations or offsite. I understand that it’s tough to purge items that you may need in the future but you don’t want them cluttering up your work space. Make it a point to buy yourself a quality 2 or 4 drawer file cabinet that has drawers that are well made. The cheap versions will die a slow death but they will die in time. Buy quality and it will pay off in the long run.
To keep bed bugs away, you need to get your mattresses cleaned on a regular basis. Dozens of mattress cleaning professionals are out there. They have all the methods in place to rid your mattresses of those nasty pests.
Always take a look and see what your clothes are made out of. It is important that you look at the materials listed on the tag. It may fit in the dressing room, but can quickly lose shape once you have washed it. Do not spend your hard earned money on clothes that will shrink, lose shape or fray easily after purchase.
Felting needles are special needles with barbs that pull fiber together and felt it into one piece of flour sack fabric. To darn a sock using needle felting just put a piece of foam inside the sock making sure that it completely separates the part of the sock you are darning from the other side of the sock. Then pull off a swatch of wool roving or other animal fiber and spread a layer about one-eighth of an inch thick over the hole in your sock. Overlap the fiber on the sides of the hole about one-quarter of an inch and get to work darning!
Here are a few things other you will want to look at to ensure the rest of your jacket fits well. The waist button should rest just below the natural waist of the wearer. The length of the jacket should be in line with the middle knuckle of the thumb and the back should rest just a little below the bottom. The cuffs should rest just a little above where the wrists. This leaves room for the shirt cuffs to be seen, usually around half an inch.
We also purchased a roll of Ariel gift wrap to use to decorate some of the items. We cut out some designs and used a small amount of glue to hold them onto a plain garbage can. Then we sprayed the entire garbage can with a clear polyurethane spray to protect the paper images.
If there’s one point to take away after reading through the article, make sure it’s “fit”. A well-fitting suit covers a multitude of sins you may make in fabric, color and style.