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Posted on: 1/10/07 9:07 AM
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I use 35 mm film canisters for storage. I have my snaps sorted by size & stored in these. I also use them to store needles & pins. These canisters are great for anything small that needs to be organzied. And you can write on the outside with a permanent marker.

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Heidi H said... (1/12/07 11:54 AM) Reply
Along the same lines, another way you can store the small items is in prescription bottles. They come in a few different sizes and you can see what is in them. I unfortunately have a LOT of meds a month so I have plenty to choose from.
MelissaB in WA said... (1/11/07 5:20 PM) Reply
Great tip! I have used one in the past for my used needles, but now store them in a "M&M's minis" container since I have a digital camera and don't use film anymore.
 
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