By Carolyn Weber. It's a fairly common practice for women to have their friends over for all sorts of in-home shopping parties, selling things like Tupperware and Mary Kay, but tools? That's the latest craze thanks to a Denver-based company called Tomboy Tool, founded to provide home improvement techniques and the right types of tools for female do-it-yourselfers. Tomboy Tool hostesses show guests how to do projects and give them a chance to try out the merchandise. Check out the Web site at