SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Sewing Spaces > Small Space Ironing Station ( Moderated by Deepika)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Small Space Ironing Station
a solution for small sewing spaces
Screaming Mimi
Screaming Mimi
Advanced
California USA
Member since 3/13/10
Posts: 69
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 8/20/12 1:20 PM

You've inspired me with a topic on this board! I finally created that ironing station that has been on my wish list forever. If you'd like to see how I did it, all the details are on my site Screaming Mimi's Sewing Room




-- Edited on 8/20/12 1:20 PM --

SewBusy63
star
SewBusy63
Intermediate
Member since 12/10/07
Posts: 4860
Send Message

      



In reply to Screaming Mimi <<


Date: 8/20/12 2:21 PM

I love it!

------
~Diana~

♥ Bernina 830E ♥ Bernina 1150MDA serger

✝The Lord is my Light and my Salvation: whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? Psalm 27:1✝

Leoladysw
star
Leoladysw
Intermediate
Kansas USA
Member since 6/14/12
Posts: 160
Send Message

      



Date: 8/20/12 3:21 PM

Good idea! Too bad I can't use it in my little sewing room. I don't have anything to mount the board on.

------
Six Elna Lotus/Stella sm [kid's sewing classes]
Elna 33C SP sm, Pfaff 1473 CD sm, Viking 6030 sm, Singer Sphinx 127 sm, Singer Lotus 127 sm, Bernina 830 Record, Nelco J A-38 sm, Necchi Lelia 515 sm
http://leoladyshousecollectiblesandgardens.blogspot

Learn To Sew
star
Learn To Sew  Friend of PR
Advanced Beginner
Member since 4/12/05
Posts: 12267
Send Message

      



Date: 8/20/12 6:05 PM

I HAD to find out how you did this, so I went to your blog. Creatvie. I would not have thought to attach the ironing board to the dresser and have it swing out when you need it.

Honestly, it looks like it is floating on air and I wondered HOW you did that!

------
Bernina 630, my much loved main machine
Bernina embroidery module
Pfaff 2036 my back up & travel machine
Babylock Molly, mechanical
Bernina 1200DA serger
Unique Sewing Cabinet 450L

marymary86
marymary86
Intermediate
Georgia USA
Member since 7/20/08
Posts: 3270
Send Message

      



Date: 8/20/12 6:09 PM

nicely done!

------
Mary


Screaming Mimi
Screaming Mimi
Advanced
California USA
Member since 3/13/10
Posts: 69
Send Message

      



In reply to Learn To Sew <<


Date: 8/21/12 2:53 AM

It's magic...nothing up my sleeve

cindy-lou
starstarstar
cindy-lou
Intermediate
North Carolina USA
Member since 7/21/06
Posts: 3642
Board Moderator
Send Message

      



Date: 8/21/12 7:27 AM

That is fantastic!!

------
Cindy Lou, no more than 2
"Sew, Esmerelda! Sew like the Wind!" -Martin Short, The Three Amigos
"When inspiration calls, you don't send it to voicemail." --Will I Am.

Pamela R
star
Pamela R  Friend of PR
Expert/Couture
Ontario CANADA
Member since 6/22/07
Posts: 709
Send Message

      



Date: 8/22/12 5:02 PM

Great idea, I have a board that folds into a drawer, and folds out to use....great idea, but I do not have a drawer in an appropriate spot
Maybe I should do a BIG clear out!!!!!!!!

barebear
star
barebear
Advanced Beginner
Yukon Territory CANADA
Member since 12/1/09
Posts: 298
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 8/22/12 9:29 PM

That's an interesting way to set up your board. Very creative! And great idea for a topic. While I've sort of come up with a solution for my own space, I'd love to see what others have set up for inspiration!

My sewing space is also my bedroom, and I didn't know how I was going to deal with an ironing board. And then my roommate gave me a board that hangs on the back of a door. It's a tight fit, and the door has to be completely latched for the board to come down (my closet wall is opposite the door), but it works perfectly, and is super easy to fold down and up when I need it! A handy bookshelf beside the door is perfect for setting my iron on too. You can sort of see the set up here:

ETA: OKAY never mind. That picture was HUGE! You can see the photo here.
-- Edited on 8/22/12 9:31 PM --

------
sewingonpins.blogspot.com

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Sewing Spaces >> Small Space Ironing Station

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Fun with Fitting - BODICE w Darts
Fun with Fitting - BODICE w Darts

Register

Beginners Guide to Dyeing Fabrics
Beginners Guide to Dyeing Fabrics

Register

Victoria Jones Collection Misses' Traditional Muumuu

Victoria Jones Collection Misses' Traditional Muumuu

Buy Now
Christine Jonson BaseWear One - Leggings, Top and Yoga Bodysuit

Christine Jonson BaseWear One - Leggings, Top and Yoga Bodysuit

Buy Now
Simplicity 3626

photo
by: PostMuse

Review

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.