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« on: June 21, 2014 09:39:00 PM »

Hi there, I'm new to the board and this is my first post.  I'm looking for a pattern for a coin purse pattern for someone with arthritis in her hands.  She has difficulties some days with maneuvering the clasp or zipper on most so she is currently using a sandwich bag.  I'd love to make her something that would help but need help with brainstorming some ideas. Huh  Any other ideas for items/gadgets that could make life easier for her that a person could make would be most appreciated as well please.  Thanks so much.
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« Reply #1 on: June 26, 2014 05:55:34 PM »

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« Reply #2 on: June 29, 2014 09:04:34 AM »

Perhaps a solution would be to attach something more comfortable to grab a zipper with, like a large ring, strap, or loop. That is, if you want the security of a zipper instead of an open bag with a magnet or flap.
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« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2014 12:44:49 PM »

You might try using Velcro instead of a zipper or snap.
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