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« Reply #60 on: January 28, 2010 11:21:58 AM »

so. i was mucking about this afternoon...

what about something like these



a wee pincushion with a thread catcher attachment. the only downside is. i would probably send the cushion empty.  shipping cost would get WAY out of hand quickly... but then you can stuff with what ever you prefer. (cause man, the internet is undecided as to what makes the best stuffing) 

this is also a prototype. i think i would make the opening a bit wider.  and i learned where the sanps, or velcro need to go the hard way.  Roll Eyes
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« Reply #61 on: January 28, 2010 12:30:04 PM »

so. i was mucking about this afternoon...

what about something like these


a wee pincushion with a thread catcher attachment. the only downside is. i would probably send the cushion empty.  shipping cost would get WAY out of hand quickly... but then you can stuff with what ever you prefer. (cause man, the internet is undecided as to what makes the best stuffing) 

this is also a prototype. i think i would make the opening a bit wider.  and i learned where the sanps, or velcro need to go the hard way.  Roll Eyes

yes I could use one of those - and agree about the stuffing!
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« Reply #62 on: January 28, 2010 12:40:22 PM »

I love the idea of a thread catcher and pin cushion combo sloth! I would really like to have one of those...I was telling myself just the other day that I need one for my sewing binges. Cheesy
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« Reply #63 on: January 28, 2010 02:26:56 PM »

Love Love Love the thread catcher! Right now i am using a plastic bag  Embarrassed
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« Reply #64 on: January 28, 2010 04:03:30 PM »

I'm using a plastic bag as well, those thread cathcers are so cute, and clever! what are they stuffed with, sand? I know it has to be kinda heavy so as to not fall off the table.  So much cute stuff on here!  any idea when signups are gonna start??
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« Reply #65 on: January 28, 2010 05:18:16 PM »

that thread catcher has about a half cup of rice and a bunch of poly batting leftovers ( i knew i kept them for a reason)... online tho people are using, sand, hair, walnut shells, poly, wool, popcorn, lentils,dried beans, rice...all sorts of stuff...   
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« Reply #66 on: January 28, 2010 06:06:52 PM »

In trying to think of lighter things, I though about making blank journals. Do people like journals? If there was want, I could make them in to swap notebooks instead of blank.
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« Reply #67 on: January 28, 2010 07:39:24 PM »

I have been wanting to participate in a sweat shoppe swap for a long time!  Everything on this thread looks awesome!!!  Would anyone be interested in a set of two reusable sandwich bags and an apple cozy for eco-friendly lunching?  Smiley  Here is picture of what I would be making:



I only have one bag in the picture, but the set would include two.  The bag is lined in vinyl and has velcro for a good seal. 

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« Reply #68 on: January 28, 2010 08:34:23 PM »

ooh! ooh!

I would love the apple cozy and resusable bag!
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« Reply #69 on: January 29, 2010 04:23:40 PM »

Aaaah, so many cute things - who do I have to kill to get that threadcatcher? Grin Problem is I want everythign else too Cheesy And I don't even know what to make yet... will have to think about it...
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