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Posted on: 9/30/10 5:45 AM
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Do you find that when you sewing the pattern instruction sheets get caught up underneath whats happening on the table & you find yourself folding & unfolding, damaging the pages ?

Stick the pages to the wall closest to your machine so that you can just glance up & see the instructions & diagrams easily without having to fuss about.

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Dinkalley said... (12/28/10 5:29 PM) Reply
I have an Ott light with one of those clamps coming out of it (and a magnifying glass). I have it on my cutting table, and started to put the pattern pieces in the clamp.
helenjoan said... (10/17/10 5:32 PM) Reply
Sounds like a good idea.
Debbie Lancaster said... (10/7/10 4:37 PM) Reply
I do this with recipes, so I don't know why it never occurred to me to do this with pattern instructions! Thanks for the tip.
LynnG said... (10/1/10 8:51 AM) Reply
Very good tip. Simple. One of those 'Now why didn't I think about that' tips. Thanks!
Annie- oh said... (9/30/10 1:20 PM) Reply
You're right. I use a medium sized metal clip that hangs from a nail on the wall behind my machine. Otherwise, those sheets may be found sliced through by a rotary cutter or discarded with stuff, too.
Annie- oh said... (9/30/10 1:19 PM) Reply
You're right. I use a medium sized metal clip that hangs from a nail on the wall behind my machine. Otherwise, those sheets may be found sliced through by a rotary cutter or discarded with stuff, too.
 
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