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Tip: Portable Sewing Supply Station

Threads magazine - 180 - Aug./Sept. 2015 Issue
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This reader-submitted tip was originally featured in Threads #180 (August/September 2015).

I don’t have a dedicated sewing room; the kitchen and living room are where I sew. My supplies were stuffed in a closet corner or in multiple baskets. I knew that if only I could store my sewing supplies in a single, yet mobile, place, I would save time and energy locating and storing everything.

To solve my problem, I purchased a heavy-duty plastic toolbox on wheels (Trademark Tools 75-2050 Mobile Workshop, Amazon.com). It has small and large compartments and drawers, and operates like a tall rolling suitcase. I can roll it from one location to another while its contents remain undisturbed. All of my supplies-from pressing tools to standard notions-fit neatly inside. 

-Diana Perinacci, Concord, Ohio


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  1. User avater zacwilson01 November 25th

    Its really amazing.......

  2. User avater nathanwood September 9th

    easy to carry supply station.....

  3. User avater RubyGarcia September 8th

    really gud work

  4. User avater SageCombs September 8th

    very good work

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