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Posted on: 11/18/06 12:52 PM
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When I am sewing or doing homework I frequently put my glasses on or take them off, and have a hard time keeping track of them.

Well, I made a little caddy with a plastic bucket and clothespins. These clothespins are good for holding textbooks open or for holding my glasses! I've seen similar holders selling at Wal-mart but thought they were kind of stupid The fun thing is I can clip this on anything (like a pencil cup) and have a handy glasses stand at the ready!

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Niecytoo said... (6/11/07 1:33 PM) Reply
How very clever!
AnneM said... (11/27/06 9:44 AM) Reply
Clever idea.
Stitchology said... (11/19/06 9:34 AM) Reply
Fabulous idea. My cats are always knocking my glasses onto the floor and I often misplace my reading glasses.
carolynw said... (11/19/06 8:24 AM) Reply
Great help - you'lll augh because I take mine off for close up work but then I can't see where I have put them if they aren't nearby. This way I hope I can stop feeling around - literally - to find them!!
BJ1400 said... (11/18/06 7:57 PM) Reply
This is a great tip! As soon as I read this, I put a clip on my pens cup by the computer. One for me & 1 for DH. This would make a great holiday gift!
Annie- oh said... (11/18/06 6:56 PM) Reply
Well, thanks! The several cute ones I've purchased don't work.
 
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