When was the feather duster invented?

Answer The feather duster was patented in 1876 by Susan Hibbard, who made the product from turkey feathers that had been thrown away. In order to receive the patent, Hibbard had to win a legal battle with... Read More »

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Do you own a feather duster?

The Rolls Royce of feather dusters come from The Ostrich Feather Duster Company. Really!

Feather Duster Worms Information?

If you think that feather duster worms have something to do with cleaning, think again. Feather duster worms, also known as fan worms, are legless, marine invertebrates. They belong to the class kn... Read More »

How do I paint a coffee table with a feather duster?

PreparationPlace the coffee table on a large drop cloth. Remove all drawers and hardware. Sand the table with a fine-grit sanding block. Rub the block in the direction of the wood grain on the tabl... Read More »

Who invented the feather pen?

It's impossible to credit any one person with inventing the feather pen. Feather pens, also known as quill pens, date as far back as the 500s B.C. It was during this period that people used the win... Read More »