|Do you drop pins and needles on the floor? When a needle breaks suddenly and pieces go everywhere how do you find them? Well I have added a new tool to my studio that helps. I have a large, disc shaped magnet (5" across) that is attached to the end of what used to be a broom handle. After a busy day in the studio, or when I drop something metal and need it right now, I just scan the floor with my magnet and all the pins and needles attach. Saves on the back and the feet. (Yes I have had a needle go through my shoe into my foot once..ouch!)
When not in use it stores easily on the metal beams over head...or any other metal surface in the room.