The Ugg BootWritten by Kim Neal
Did you know that Ugg Boot originated in Australia? Many people, mostly Americans, believe that Ugg Boot is, well, a fad. But, it has actually been around for many years. It was simply way boots were made in Australia. But, how did Ugg Boot make it to United States? How did it become so popular, so fast in United States? And, what is it about Ugg Boot that sets them apart from other stylish boots available?
For many people, Ugg Boot is cool boot to wear. To others, they are great pieces of craftsmanship that just scream, WEAR ME!! The Ugg Boot though is more than these simple statements. The Ugg Boot is made with high quality and high standards as well.
The Ugg Boot made it to United States back in 1978 when a man named Brian Smith decided to take a gamble and see if this unique, yet fantastic boot could make it in United States. It was a chance because Australian was worried that Ugg Boot was too much of quirky Australian design to make a hit in US. But Ugg Boot took off in California especially. It was Californian surfers who first fell in love with Ugg Boot.
Homemade Baby Shower DecorationsWritten by Cathy Cripps
No baby shower would be same without decorations. While you could spend quite a bit of money buying decorations, an additional option is to make them. The thing is that homemade decorations are not difficult once you know how. In this chapter, we will provide some information about traditional decorations as well as decorations you can make!
For table where you will have food and beverages set up, you want to create something festive. Although there are many great ideas, one of most popular is diaper cake. You can learn to make your own diaper cake centerpiece or purchase one online.
Since this “cake” is constructed of baby diapers, these would be presented to expectant mother after baby shower. This centerpiece is actually very beautiful, as you can see in photograph and in most cases, very affordable, especially considering that they are fully functional.
There are many different variations of diaper cakes so you can be as creative as you like. If you want to try making centerpiece on your own, simply following these instructions:
40 small diapers 2 baby towels or small receiving blankets 1 burp rag 1 baby bottle Rubber bands or scotch tape 3 diaper pins 1 cardboard cake plate 1 roll of colored curling ribbon 1 cake topper (toys, stuffed animals, flowers, etc) Various baby items for decoration such as miniature powder or shampoo, rattle, brush, teething ring, etc