What Is a Garter Used For?

Answer The garter dates back to as early as King Arthur and is a piece of elastic that is generally a few inches thick. To make it more decorative, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, a ribbon or ... Read More »

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What leg does the bridal garter go on?

The bridal garter can go on either leg. If one leg has a marking or tattoo that makes you feel uncomfortable and don't want seen in pictures, it is probably best to wear the garter on the other leg... Read More »

What leg does the wedding garter go on?

It is a wedding tradition for the bride to wear a keepsake garter and a throwaway garter on her right thigh, just above the knee. During the wedding reception, the groom removes the throwaway garte... Read More »

How to Catch a Garter Snake?

Gartner snakeGartner snakes are one of the best snakes you can catch. They are not poisionus nor harmful. Read the following to discover how to catch one yourself!

How to Knit the Garter Stitch?

A garter stitch provides a sturdy, flexible piece of knitting that won't roll around the edges. It's ideal for garments such as scarves. Here's how to do it.