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Thursday, May 22, 2014
Knitting is a common craft people of all ages enjoy. Whether it’s a nice scarf or a pair of gloves, it’s fascinating to see the creations others knit together. Knitting clothing or accessories that fit well can be quite a challenge. It’s acceptable if the gloves you knit for...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
We enjoy learning how our fans use rubber bands and are often impressed with the creativity and practicality of their uses. We recently discovered how to use our EPDM bands to create a greenhouse. This gardening rubber band hack helps: 1.  Transform any container into a miniature greenhouse. 2. ...
Wednesday, May 07, 2014
We have added an exciting element to our “Band Together, Buy American” campaign to increase your chances of winning a $5,000 trip to anywhere in the United States. Pretty great prize, right? Up until May, you only had one chance to enter into the contest. Now you increase your...
Thursday, May 01, 2014
Hanging flyers and posters is a great way to spread the word about events, report lost pets and more. However, many poles are made of aluminum or steel, which are impossible to staple. Taping the signs presents a problem because a strong gust of wind can easily send the flyer... well, flying. The...
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Dutch post-Impressionist painter Vincent Van Gogh once said, “Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” We admire a great work of art that Preston Miller of Cleveland, N.C. made using rubber bands in 2013. Art is more than just wall paintings. The Oxford...
Thursday, April 24, 2014
The tripod is arguably the best accessory ever created for photography and video. The use of a tripod stabilizes your shots and helps you capture moments in time in a smooth, professional-looking manner. Not a professional and don’t own a tripod? No problem. You can create one yourself...
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
We recently got to work with an outstanding non-profit called Healing Hands International on The MAGI Project. The MAGI Project’s mission is to Make A God Impact on children in Honduras, the Dominican Republic, Romania and Texas/Mexico. The group fills boxes with gifts and simple messages...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
When entertaining guests, it’s important to create an atmosphere that makes them feel at home. How do you do that besides cooking and cleaning? One way is to incorporate subtle accents in a room, such as candles. Go a step further and craft some homemade candleholders that are certain to...
Wednesday, April 09, 2014
From small bundling needs to large-scale organization projects (think your garage), we delight in offering creative solutions that make busy lives a little cleaner, simpler, happier… better. And we’re even more delighted when crafty individuals find a new use for one of our products....