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Tips & Techniques > My most used sewing tool is now in my kitchen

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Posted on: 5/8/09 3:39 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people   Very Helpful by 15 people   
After leaving my seam ripper on the kitchen counter one day, I discovered that it works really well to open anything that is sealed with those darn plastic wrappers that you can't get your nails under. I also have used it to tear open sealed bags (such as a cake mix) so that the contents don't fly everywhere when you tear them open.

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Mufffet said... (6/14/10 5:39 PM) Reply
WOW...I am going to take one to work. That is great!
ryansmumAria said... (6/3/10 9:42 AM) Reply
thanks!!! What a fabulous idea. It never occurred to me. I just love this.
CrazyMary said... (5/14/09 8:22 AM) Reply
I am trying this!!
regine said... (5/10/09 0:06 AM) Reply
An excellent tip, thanks
regine said... (5/10/09 0:06 AM) Reply
An excellent tip, thanks
sewknitful said... (5/9/09 12:07 PM) Reply
What a good idea!
Rebecca Szetela said... (5/9/09 6:52 AM) Reply
I love this review. Multiple purposes for a handy tool! Thanks for sharing your tip.
Sewnsewmom said... (5/9/09 0:05 AM) Reply
Great idea! Thanks.
knitmachinequeen said... (5/8/09 6:54 PM) Reply
That is a good idea. I never use my seam ripper while sewing as I'd rather use sharp pointed end scissors. Now I can toss the seam ripper in the kitchen drawer and put it to use. Thanks!
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