Heartbleed Bug: A Problem in Internet’s Security and Privacy

The Heartbleed Bug is a serious vulnerability in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library. This weakness allows stealing the information protected, under normal conditions, by the SSL/TLS encryption used to secure the Internet. Continue Reading →

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How Design Pirate Cody Foster & Co Gets Away with Independent Designers Work

Are you a victim of design piracy? You must be familiar with Cody Foster & Co. Learn how this design pirate get away with piracy from independent designers. Continue Reading →

Renegade Craft Fair Schedule

Renegade Craft Fair is well known in showcasing the best and brightest in indie craft and design since 2003. Following is the schedule for this year’s Renegade Craft Fair: Austin … Continue Reading →

Embroidered Flour Sack Towel

Corner Design Embroidery on a Flour Sack Towel

Here is a craft made by Mary Corbet of Needle ‘n Thread, its hand-made corner design embroidery on a flour sack towel. She will also be showing the Back of … Continue Reading →

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DIY: Simple Flour Sack Towel Clothespin Bag

A Step-by-Step Guide in Making a Simple Flour Sack Clothespin Bag in Less Than 30 Minutes Hey guys! It has been awhile since we’ve last posted a blog and we … Continue Reading →


DIY: Bunny Design Pattern on a Baby Bib

A Step-by-Step Guide in Making a Bunny Design Pattern in a Baby Bib Hi guys! Now that Easter is fast approaching, we have here a new pattern design for your … Continue Reading →

Owl Design in a Hand Towel

DIY: Owl Design Pattern on a Hand Towel

A Step-by-Step Guide in Making an Owl Design Pattern in a Hand Towel Hey guys! How was your Valentines? I sure hope you got a very romantic one. Well now … Continue Reading →

Valentine Flour Sack Towel Pattern

DIY: Valentines Day Flour Sack Towel

A Step-by-Step Guide in Making a Valentines Day Flour Sack towel Pattern Valentines Day is coming and in relation to the celebration of month of hearts here’s another do-it-yourself flour … Continue Reading →

Deer Pattern Design for Flour Sack Towel

DIY: Deer Pattern Design on a Flour Sack Towel

Our friend Diane Haines shared with us her DO-IT-YOURSELF version of a deer pattern design on a flour sack towel in which we with her permission would love to share with you. Follow the step-by-step guide in creating your own deer pattern design here. Continue Reading →

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Holiday Home: A Thanksgiving Treat from ACS Home & Work

The holidays are here! And whether your holiday dinners are a small, intimate affair or a sprawling feast with multiple kids’ tables, one thing is certain – you need table … Continue Reading →